Always-on PCs wasting £30m a day

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E.ON survey reveals over a third of employees at small businesses are guilty of leaving PCs on overnight

The UK's small businesses waste up to £30.8m a day by not turning PCs off overnight, according to new research from energy giant E.ON. The utility firm commissioned a survey of almost 800 small and...

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