Great article from http://www.sciencedaily.com
“ScienceDaily (Mar. 25, 2009) — A team of researchers from the UPC Center for Technological Innovation in Static Converters and Actuators (CITCEA-UPC) has designed the device “100% Off,” which disconnects electronic appliances in stand-by mode and reduces their power consumption to zero. The device is compatible with all existing appliances, and the technology is adaptable to other equipment manufactured in the future.”
-Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (2009, March 25). Device Provides Household Energy Savings of 12%.