Home Energy Reporting - Powered by Opower

Last month, I received notification from Georgia Power that I was selected to participate in a pilot program for a Home Energy Report powered by Opower.  Mapawatt has written about Opower and their work with utilities and instituting social norms to help consumers reduce their energy consumption.  Now, I'm happily able to show you an actual Home Energy Report I received for my personal home.

Home Energy Report:

The Zap Box - Does it Work?

Two summers ago I googled "save electricity" and was shocked to find a residential power factor correction device as one of the top hits on Google for the topic.  Power factor correction has been proven to save industrial customer money by reducing any penalties they may pay the utility for poor power factor, but as I stated in my post on power factor correction, utilities don't charge  residential customers based on power factor!


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