04 Apr '12, 7pm

The Smart Meter That Can Tell Your TV from your AC: Can your smart meter figure out exactly how much power you...

The Smart Meter That Can Tell Your TV from your AC: Can your smart meter figure out exactly how much power you...

Can your smart meter figure out exactly how much power your household appliances are using, without installing expensive networks or sensors in the home to make it happen? U.K.-based startup Navetas says its “energy disaggregation” technology can do just that, and on Wednesday it landed a £5 million ($7.9 million) investment from big meter maker Sensus, along with an exclusive licensing agreement to try it out in the United States. The University of Oxford spinout is taking a unique approach to a complex challenge: to identify and track different household power loads, such as dishwashers, refrigerators, washer/dryers, TVs, computers, water heaters, lights, and the like, by sampling electric voltage and current data from a single point. Today's smart meters only measure total power usage, leaving people to guess what's causing spikes and sags in that number over time. Nave...

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