Utilities arround the world are deploying millions of smart meters: are they benefiting consumers, or alienating them? Watch this video about how PowerWatch is positioned to help the consumer and the future of the Smart Grid.
PowerWatch and Blue Line Innovations Announce Strategic Partnership Consumers and the Environment to Benefit Toronto – Two leaders in Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS) and real-time energy monitoring – PowerWatch and Blue Line Innovations – today announced a product and technical integration agreement. READ MORE
PowerWatch provides a flexible hardware & software platform that allows utilities to offer their customers the control that consumers want and the Smart Grid needs.Read More
The essence of the PowerWatch Home Energy Management System (HEMS) is to empower the consumer to take control of their energy use and develop a conservation behavior. This results in lower costs to the consumer and reduced peak demand for the power utility – key goals of the Smart Grid.
PowerWatch brings much-needed consumer friendliness to the Smart Grid. By partnering with PowerWatch and using our Total Home Energy Management System, your customers will be much more satisfied with their user experience while achieving energy conservation particularly during peak demand.
One of the key goals of the Smart Grid is to reduce peak demand. Power utilities are realizing that simply deploying v doesn’t achieve the desired consumer behavioral change.
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The simple to use wireless display can also tell you your energy costs over time, forecast your cost and consumption and calculate cost based on tiered consumption and time of day usage.
Simply put, the Smart Grid employs digital communication across the power distribution network with the goal of improving its performance. PowerWatch provides critical information in a simple to use, yet powerful conservation tool.
This demo video shows the variety of ways the PowerWatch system fits into any existing a home or commercial facility. With or without a smart meter, PowerWatch has you covered.
PowerWatch’s headquarters are located in Oakville, Ontario with manufacturing taking place in Montreal, Quebec. Our mission is Conservation through Innovation. PowerWatch is led by a seasoned management team with over 25 years of experience in leading edge hardware/software design, manufacturing, business development, government relations, sales and marketing and accounting.
We empower energy consumers with the knowledge of how their energy dollars are being used which in turn creates a powerful conservation behavior. Independent studies have shown that when businesses and home owners are provided with a real-time view of their energy consumption they reduce consumption by 10 to 20 per cent which is the equivalent of one month of electricity every five months.Continue Reading
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http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/the-smart-meter-workaround-blue-line-joins-up-with-honeywell/ What do you get the utility that doesn’t have smart meters, and doesn’t think it ever will? Jeff St. John: September 4, 2012 Why buy a smart meter when you can hire an electronic meter reader for less than half the cost? That’s one way to describe Blue Line Innovations’ PowerCost Monitor. Since 2004, [...]9 September, 2012