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Hey folks,

I just moved into a new apartment where I have to pay electric bills (previous apartment was included in the rent). Long story short just got the first bill and it wasnt pretty. Not factoring in the AC I feel my PC is contributing to some of it. Any suggestions for ways to cut it down? I leave my PC on overnight and throughout the day typically. Best energy saving settings? My PSU is a Corsair HX1000.

Also, anyone from NYC area that uses a different supplier other than ConEd?

Thank you
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Wow you have a 1000w PSU powering 2 low wattage GPU's. Anyways personally I don't want anything other than a Gold Class PSU if i pull less out of the wall I'll spend less.

- I don't know how much less, though. Wish I did. Can't be worse! haha
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