27 Sep '11, 2pm

Green Jobs: People on the Move in Solar, LEDs, and Smart Grid via @greentechmedia

is in the home energy management segment. Their business plan has always been a little difficult to discern, first because the company was in stealth, later on because the value proposition was vague. A look at the firm's website and conversations with their CEO, Gene Wang, has always painted a picture of a company trying to do a little bit of everything in the home energy management space . The startup wanted to be part of the "internet of things" -- to work with appliance manufacturers and developers to embed devices into everything. They also had mobile device interfaces to report on your home energy usage. This is a space that Microsoft and Google have fled from, while others like Tendril and Energy Hub are at least partnering up. We've heard reports of some employees leaving and learned that the firm is undergoing a "restructuring" to focus on a more viable market seg...

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