Information Technology Services will be activating energy savings on 3,000 campus computers this summer 2012.

When your computer’s energy management tool is activated, you will be contributing to UCSC's collective savings of 600,000 kWh annually. That is 360,000lbs of CO2e! You will also be able to view your computer's energy usage at any given time, like this...

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After your energy management settings are activated by ITS through the desktop Managed Computer Support service, you will be able to manually change your energy savings by clicking the blue "b" icon for the Tivoli Endpoint Manager Support Center on your Mac or PC.

To learn more about the campus's sustainability efforts, please visit If you have any questions, contact the ITS Support Center