Energy/Power

Leviton Adds Backwards Compatible Z-Wave Switches and Dimmers to 800-Series

Designed for modern Z-Wave hubs, new dimmer and switch are capable of working with a variety of common smart home platforms.

Jun 20, 2024

New ecobee Thermostat Update Helps Prevent Power Outages During Severe Weather

The ecobee smart thermostat will alert homeowners and automatically adjust their home's temperature to avoid outages.

Jun 03, 2024

Middle Atlantic NEXSYS UPS with RackLink

Middle Atlantic, a Legrand AV brand, has just introduced its NEXSYS UPS with RackLink Crestron integration capabilities. The company points out the module was developed by Control Concepts and the Crestron certified solution enables native control of

May 16, 2024

Ikea is Trialing a New Energy Monitoring Feature for Its Smart Home Network

The new Energy Insights feature will be piloted in Sweden initially before being scaled up for sale and deployment into international markets.

May 15, 2024

Matter Update 1.3 Adds Energy Monitoring, Better Automations to Protocol

Scenes and command batching arrive in the latest update, allowing multiple devices synchronize more unanimously for whole-house automations.

May 14, 2024