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end of my school life, and i have been playing game all the time, when the computer idles, i let it burn in for new clock. anyways, my hydro bill this month is 10 bucks more than last month... last month i did alot of laundry, and this month i rarely use the dryer at all.

does it really consume that much energy?
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they can. they may take your power consumption for the previous month and put it on the next month. make sure you don't leave the lights on.
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Up where I live, the water bill remains $57.00 a month regardless
how much water I use. Might be different where there might be
water shortages.
Electricity wise, if you have a 500 watt psu at 75% efficiency, its using approx. 650 actual watts to run: monthly cost approx. $15. per computer a month (at 24/7). Best to turn off unless folding.
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