New Energy Dashboard Forgets Microsoft, Google Lessons

By Julie Jacobson · July 12, 2011 • People Power1.0 plus PowerCost Monitor brings ‘full family engagement’ to the already fun activity of watching real-time energy consumption.

Don’t Confuse Home Energy ‘Management’ with ‘Monitoring’

By Julie Jacobson · July 11, 2011 • Few people may care about monitoring their energy usage, but plenty embrace the management of energy via automated thermostats and lighting.

Microsoft Kills Hohm Energy Management: Whither Energy Dashboards?

By Julie Jacobson · July 1, 2011 • First Google kills PowerMeter, now Microsoft drops Hohm. Does anyone really want to monitor their energy usage?