Something is killing my laptop's battery life. How can my laptop be using 30W when idling?
It used to do around 10W before.
@fred maybe its the hard drive that's too old?
@Ste1lar I think it is coming from the CPU. It keeps throttling as if it was under high use.
And this laptop is less than half a year old and equipped with an SSD.
@Ste1lar I found the problem. It looked like the mere fact that the Nvidia driver was installed caused a huge drain on the battery.
Even when not running an xorg session!
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