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    Fraunhofer Report - The Impact of Internet Browsers on Computer Energy Consumption

    In this study, Fraunhofer USA finds that Internet Explorer 10 is the most energy efficient browser on Windows 8.
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        Report of the study conducted by Center for Sustainable Energy Systems, Fraunhofer USA Inc., an independent research organization, at Microsoft’s request, to study the impact of web browsers on power draw and energy consumption of computers.
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      Windows 7, Windows 8

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