Lowenergie Countdown timer (with Remote wire) automatically switches off your appliances after 3, 6 or 10 hours improving electrical safety and conserving electricity by eliminating standby losses. Suggested time settings – hot coil items, hair straighteners, soldering irons, toaster, ovens, coffee maker, small hot water boilers/ tea makers, electric heaters where short term heating boost is needed 3 hours – mobile electronics chargers, mobile phone chargers, cameras. 6 hours – TV, dvd, video, games consoles, computer-tv data streamers 10 hours – (remote wired version only) – office computers and all peripheral devices, designed to have time to last a full working day. Essential items where data loss must be avoided may require a permanent power socket. Technical Specification 240V, Max 13A load, 3250W, also suitable for electric heaters BS 1363, CE mark, RoHS Operating power consumption < 0.3 watts Standby power consumption <0.2 watts, less than 2 Kwhr per year but capable to saving at least 44kwhr per year in many situations. Where equipment may have higher standby wattage or could accidentally be left on such as computer peripheral devices, savings could be far in excess of this figure more like 600-700 Kwhr savings. Figures for guidance only. Typical UK electricity cost of 15 pence per Kwhr (2014).
Lowenergie Countdown Power Saver helps you to save energy,reduce your bills and protect the environment. This device can have great potential to turn off equipment which may accidentally be left on for long periods or overnight.
Multi socket extension leads can be plugged into this power saver to allow four or more devices to be fully disconnected from the power.
Remote wired version supplied with a 2 metre long cable with remote switch on the end which can be conviniently located in a easily accessible location where sockets maybe located below a deck or behind furniture.
Annual energy usage while on standby, (Telegraph Article, June 2014): Wireless Router (e.g. BT Hub) – £21.92; Printer (Laser) – £18.26; Set-top (Satellite) – £18.26; Amplifier – £12.18; Compact Hi-Fi – £12.18; iPad charger – £12.18; Nintendo Wii – £12.18; Set-top box (Freeview) – £7.31; Alarm Clock – £6.09; Microsoft Xbox 360 – £6.09; Modem – £6.09; Sony PlayStation 3 – £6.09; Air freshener plug-in – £4.87; CD player / Tuner – £4.87; Television (Plasma) – £4.87; Video Player – £4.87; Inkjet printer – £4.26; Desktop PC – £3.65; Nintendo DS – £3.65; Oven (Electric) – £3.65; Microwave – £3.04; Television (CRT & LCD) – £3.04; Mobile phone charger – £2.44; PC monitor (CRT) – £2.44.