Would You? Could You Use Less Energy if Goggle Helps?
Google Teams up With Blue Line for Real-Time Energy Monitoring by Timon Singh, 12/20/10 see more at inhabitat
Google’s PowerMeter is a free energy monitoring tool that allows households to measure their energy usage as well as their costs. By combining the meter with Blue Line’s PowerCost Monitor, users will now be able to view their home’s energy consumption from anywhere online. The setup includes features such as tracking energy over time, always-on power, predicting costs, budget tracking, and community sharing.
on a personal note, our family reduced our electricity consumption by more than 30% as a direct result of monitoring our use and the resulting heightened awareness