NEC's memory chip uses small magnets to retain data and can cut standby consumption to zero for electronics such as TVs.

Dory Carr-Harris, PSFK
  • 15 june 2011

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This article titled “New microchip could prevent ‘standby’ energy loss” was written by Michael Fitzpatrick, for on Wednesday 15th June 2011 07.00 UTC

Japanese scientists have developed a new micro-processing chip which they claim could do away with the energy loss caused by appliances while on “standby”.

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