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The Green Life: Let Go of the Machine

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May 07, 2008

Let Go of the Machine

We know there must be a few of you left who still have those old-fashioned answering machines -- you know, the ones with the tape? It turns out that if all answering machines were replaced with voice mail services, the annual energy savings would total nearly two billion kilowatt-hours.1 There are a myriad of voice-mail choices online, even ones that will deliver your voice message to you in an email.

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