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  • Web-Based Energy Monitor by Greenbox

    Installed by the utility, Greenbox is a Web-based interface that provides real-time feedback on energy usage. It also supports monitoring water, gas, and solar energy. The service collects, stores, and analyzes usage data, rate plans, and billing information and offers historical charts, usage and...

  • Web-Based Resource Monitor by Agilewaves

    The Resource Monitor is a Web-based system that tracks electric, gas, and water usage in real time while automatically calculating a carbon footprint. The technology can monitor each individual circuit, water line, and gas appliance as well as other factors such as temperature and humidity, output...

  • Remote Data-Logging and Monitoring Device by Onset

    The HOBO U30-WIF station is a remote data-logging and monitoring device with built-in WiFi communications that can be reconfigured and adapted to a variety of applications, such as measuring energy usage of a device, outside temperature, or carbon dioxide. Up to 15 channels of data can be recorded...

  • Internet Communications Module by In2 Networks

    Operating in conjunction with Honeywell’s thermostats and other products, the Internet Communications Module connects building systems, like thermostats and water and irrigation systems, to the Internet, letting the units function as a broader, integrated system that logs data, performs diagnostics...

  • Central Online Management Portal by GridPoint

    GridPoint Central is an online energy management portal that gives homeowners detailed information and control over their energy consumption and costs. By comparing a utility rate schedule against a customer’s energy consumption patterns, the system can recommend the most cost-effective time to run...

  • Residential Energy Ecosystem by Tendril

    The Tendril Residential Energy Ecosystem connects utilities with consumers, letting homeowners manage their consumption to a pre-determined budget and receive alerts about peak energy prices, demand-response incidents, and other information from utilities. The in-home wireless network allows...

  • Power Monitor by Black and Decker

    The Power Monitor tells homeowners how much electricity they are using in real time and the cost in dollars and cents. A wireless sensor attaches to the electric meter outside a home, monitors the rate at which electricity is consumed, and transmits the information to a handheld display monitor...

  • Energy Management Systems Allow Homeowners to Monitor, Control Energy Usage

    Available in a range of capability levels, sustainability dashboards give consumers real-time feedback and control of their home's energy.

  • Green Building Program Profile: Austin Energy Green Building

    The first comprehensive sustainable building program in the U.S., Austin Energy Green Building still breaks ground.

  • Talking Green on Twitter, 140 Characters at a Time

    Pros are turning to Twitter, a Web-based messaging and networking service, to share their expertise and learn more about green building practices.