Category Archives: Energy Gadgets

EcoDog Home Monitoring – An Energy Geek’s Dream

Unique Energy Watchdog Features: Real-Time Monitoring – Shows real-time usage  with excellent accuracy and circuit-by-circuit detail. GridSmart (TM) Messaging – personalized system status updates and energy-saving advice based on individual use onscreen and with user-defined e-mail or SMS  notifications. Security … Continue reading

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Energy Tech Spotlight: Greenlet Technologies

We cannot wait to get our hands on one of these “consumer kits!” – Greenlet kit for Consumers: A small kit is sent by mail to customers for quick and easy self-installation. Consumers connect each Greenlet unit to an appliance, … Continue reading

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User-friendly thermostats pay off in energy savings

Consumer reports came out with its list of user-friendly thermostats.  They have some cool features but come with a high price tag.  Personally, we’d like to test drive the Nest which learns your behaviors and adjusts the temperature so.  However, it may … Continue reading

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Energy Gadgets: Solar Generator Provides Amenitie while Away from Home

  As the name would suggest, the power generator is powered by the sun, and the device is rather simple to use. The user only needs to hook up the solar panels and the appliances/equipment you want to run. Unlike … Continue reading

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Smart Power Strips – Save you Energy and $Cents!

Smart power strips automatically turn off electricity to all the things you don’t need — when you turn off your TV, a smart strip turns off power to DVD players, home theater components, cable boxes, game consoles and so on.  … Continue reading

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