17 Oct '11, 4pm

Opower, Facebook, NRDC Team Up on Energy Efficiency App: Just last week, we lamented that Energy Awareness mon...

Opower, Facebook, NRDC Team Up on Energy Efficiency App: Just last week, we lamented that Energy Awareness mon...

Just last week, we lamented that Energy Awareness month (that’s going on now, by the way) didn’t do much at all to increase awareness. The critique didn’t offer links to more information, because sending people to clunky government websites is confusing, not enlightening. However, there are companies out there that are looking to empower people with accurate information, and Greentech Media covers them regularly. Besides, no one really wants to dig into their home energy use (and if they do, they’ve likely already had an audit) -- often, there’s just not enough time in the day between checking Facebook and playing Angry Birds. Now, energy efficiency is meeting the masses where they already are. Facebook is teaming up with Opower and the Natural Resources Defense Council to develop a social media app that will allow participating consumers to benchmark their energy use agai...

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