This Electrical Socket is Also Your On/Off Switch

This Electrical Socket is Also Your On/Off Switch
Design

Clack Plug concept saves energy, hassle for everyday-use appliances

Adriana Krasniansky, PSFK Labs
  • 6 november 2014

Have you ever gone to unplug or move an unused charger, only to realize it is still warm to the touch? Even when turned off, plugged-in appliances, electronics, and chargers continue to drain energy. Hoping to solve the problem of phantom electricity consumption, designers Goeun Choi, Jeongsoo Heo & Younghun Lim have created a concept electrical socket that can be switched off when not in use.

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