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Greening the Internet: Measuring Web Power Consumption
Jan.-Feb. 2011 (vol. 13 no. 1)
pp. 48-53
Aruna Prem Bianzino, Telecom ParisTech
Anand Raju, Telecom ParisTech
Dario Rossi, Telecom ParisTech
This evaluation of end-user PCs browsing the Web—and loading Flash plug-ins—measures power consumption by considering the hardware platform, operating system, browser, and website. It also reveals the unnecessary power expenditures of tabbed browsing.

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Index Terms:
Information technology, Internet/Web, green IT
Citation:
Aruna Prem Bianzino, Anand Raju, Dario Rossi, "Greening the Internet: Measuring Web Power Consumption," IT Professional, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 48-53, Jan.-Feb. 2011, doi:10.1109/MITP.2010.122
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