Edison PC power management software is designed to save you money by cutting down on your electrical power used by your PC or laptop. The free program is supported by Microsoft and it does not have any impact on the performance of your computer system. Once the software is installed it takes over the power management of the computer and becomes the default. On their site the company states that:

Edison was developed by Verdiem, a company that has helped enterprises the world over reduce energy waste from IT devices. Now Verdiem is bringing Edison into your home—at no cost whatsoever. Download Edison and start saving energy today!

Edison puts you in control of your PC energy usage by letting you: 

Set your schedule

Tell Edison when you use your computer most


Save a little or a lot

Use the Edison efficiency slider to choose the level of energy savings you want to achieve.


 See your savings

Edison will calculate your estimated savings based on the setting you choose.


Edison System Requirements
  • Windows XP (Service Pack 2) or Windows Vista
  • 256MB RAM
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer® 5.01 or later
  • 7MB free hard disk space
  • If .NET 2.0 is not already installed, 280MB of additional disk space required

I’, going to give it a try and will do a review after I finish tested the software.

Comments welcome.