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US Workers Lost $37 Billion Waiting for In-Home Services
2011-11-08 06:08:22

According to a new survey, American workers lost an estimated $37 billion dollars sitting at home waiting for the cable guy and other in-home service providers during the past year. The survey, which was conducted by Zogby at the behest of Ohio-based mobile workplace solutions firm TOA Technologies, included interviews of more than 1,000 U.S. citizens, at random, regarding their experiences related to waiting for home-based services, Jason O. Gilbert of the Huffington Post reported on...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.