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USB Power Bars

The CheckTap Saves 70% More Energy

— June 25, 2008 — Eco
The CheckTap is a power bar that plugs into your USB port, allowing you to power all those non-computer-related gadgets you want in your office. Not only is it really functional, providing plugs for half a dozen devices, but it saves 70% on electricity. Power bars address the issue of phantom power, or the leaking of energy from plugged in devices, even when turned off, thanks to a switch which powers off the entire bar.

The CheckTap has been acknowledged for its innovation, eco-friendly design, winning the Grand Prix of the 2008 International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva.


Trend Themes
1. USB Power Bars - The CheckTap Saves 70% More Energy
2. Phantom Power Reduction - The CheckTap power bar tackles the issue of energy leakage by featuring a switch that powers off the entire bar.
3. Eco-friendly Design - The CheckTap power bar has been recognized for its innovative and environmentally-friendly design, winning the Grand Prix of the 2008 International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva.
Industry Implications
1. Technology - The USB Power Bars trend presents opportunities for technology companies to develop power bars with improved energy-saving features.
2. Energy Efficiency - The CheckTap power bar highlights the importance of energy efficiency in various industries, such as office supplies, electronics, and energy management.
3. Innovation and Invention - The recognition of the CheckTap power bar at an international exhibition showcases opportunities for inventors and innovators in the industry.
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