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Which devices push up your energy bills?

So, which uses more energy when it's left in standby mode - a computer or a phone charger? It's questions like this that really make you wonder what is contributing to that higher than average energy bill at the end of the month or quarter. We've all experienced that nasty shock of getting a bill that was perhaps a tad higher than we expected, but it's not always the energy company's fault. Here are some typical household devices, and what they might be setting you back if you don't completely turn them off...

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