Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

Slashdot videos: Now with more Slashdot!

  • View

  • Discuss

  • Share

We've improved Slashdot's video section; now you can view our video interviews, product close-ups and site visits with all the usual Slashdot options to comment, share, etc. No more walled garden! It's a work in progress -- we hope you'll check it out (Learn more about the recent updates).

×
Earth

+ - Daylight Savings Time increases energy use

Submitted by enbody
enbody (472304) writes "The Freakonomics Blog at NYTimes.com reports on a study of Indiana energy use for daylight savings time showing an increase of 1%. "The dataset consists of more than 7 million observations on monthly billing data for the vast majority of households in southern Indiana for three years.Our main finding is that — contrary to the policy's intent — D.S.T. increases residential electricity demand.""
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Daylight Savings Time increases energy use

Comments Filter:

Promising costs nothing, it's the delivering that kills you.

Working...