04 May '11, 11pm

Tendril: Millions of Automated Homes Coming Soon: HAN will be here soon. Tendril--one of the leaders in home...

Tendril--one of the leaders in home automation and home networking--will begin its first large-scale commercial projects in the second half of this year, said CEO Adrian Tuck during a presentation at The Networked Grid taking place in San Francisco this week. The projects will each involve around a million homes, said Tuck. He wouldn't name the utilities or companies that have commissioned the projects, what HAN equipment will be inserted into the homes or where on the globe they will take place, but he said that implementation will begin in the second half of the year. He further added that there was more than one mega HAN project. It's a big moment for the HAN market. HAN vendors have said that controlling dryers, refrigerators and other appliances through home area networks tied to smart meters can cut home power consumption by up to 25 percent, depending on the mix of ...

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