The Complex Set-Top Box Market In 2008 the set-top box (STB) was one of the biggest energy users in the American home. These devices, typically provided by cable, satellite, or phone companies,
Efforts are also underway to make the set-top box a hub for home energy management, Set-top BoxeS are ligHt energy uSerS The FCC rule that requires leased cable set-top boxes to include CableCARDs wastes more than
Automated Home / Energy Management. Jay McLellan, HAI (Home Automation, Inc.) Energy Efficiency & Home Automation. Energy Timeline Earth: 4.5 billion years (4.5 B) Man: 2 million years (4.502 B) Power supplies, set top box, a/v equipment, chargers.
Shifting to whole-home solutions that include a main box or while users are at work). PagE 2 | NrDc Better Viewing, Real Savings, Set-Top Box Energy Efficiency Policy makers should consider establishing minimum energy