Smart Home: The Human Side of the Smart Grid

| Point of View

The smart home is a new way of looking at the role energy plays in our lives and the evolving relationship between energy utilities and consumers.

The smart home represents the convergence of energy efficient, controllable appliances and realtime access to energy usage data. This integration of smart devices and smart grid enables customers to proactively manage energy use in ways that are convenient, cost effective, and good for the environment.