Use Energy Meter Power Use Data to Monitor and Automate Energy Efficiency in Your Home
If you already own or plan purchase Blueline Innovations PowerCost Monitor, the smartenit 5010T ZBPCM Interface is the perfect accessory to incorporate energy monitoring into your INSTEON, or Zigbee, home automation network. The ZBPCM wirelessly interfaces with the Blue Line Innovations PowerCost Monitor and offers a means of getting real time energy information from almost any electric meter into a home control network utilizing the ZigBee Home Automation (HA) or INSTEON protocol. This solution feeds instantaneous demand (Kw) and consumption (Kw hrs) for the whole home to several available and upcoming energy management and home control applications. Based on this information, customized parameters can be set to allow for automated responses that will save energy and costs.