31 May '12, 2pm

And the Winning App Is… - New York Times (blog)

If you could see how your electricity consumption contributes to greenhouse gas emissions, would you use less energy to reduce that impact? That’s the hope of Seattle-based software developers Timothy Edgar and Nathan Jhaveri, who won first prize and $30,000 this month for their Web application, Leafully , in the Department of Energy’s Apps for Energy contest . Department of Energy Over 50 teams submitted applications in the competition, which began on April 5 . Entrants were challenged to create a useful Web and smartphone app to show consumers their energy usage patterns and how they can use less. Some 31 million utility customers across the country now have or will soon have access to their usage data thanks to the Green Button program, introduced last fall by the utility and energy industries at the urging of the White House . The goal of Green Button is to make usage ...

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