More on the environmentally friendly gadget front. What looks like a regular DECT cordless home phone can reduce your CO2 emissions by 13.5 kg a year. At least that is what Siemens is claiming.
The power supply uses 60% less power than traditional Siemens handsets and an included ECO mode reduces power transmission to the handset by 80%. Also, when the handset is docked, transmission power is literally cut down to zero for less wasted energy. Read more about Siemens Eco products here.