Personal power management is permitting users to take control of their energy consumption. Look for personal energy management solutions from a whole ecosystem of electronics and software providers starting in 2011. R. Colin Johnson, Kyoto Prize Fellow @NextGenLog
Google PowerMeter and The Energy Detective (TED) is all you need to monitor energy usage with your computer or mobile device.
Here is what my EETimes story says about personal energy management: Google already has a free downloadable app, the PowerMeter, that can monitor overall energy consumption in a home with an installed breaker-box add-on, such as Energy Inc.'s TED (The Energy Detective). Intel is taking the approach one step further by "personalizing" energy management as it once helped personalize computing; the company has crafted a prototype personal-energy monitor that plugs into the wall (instead of the breaker box) and uses artificial intelligence to deduce which appliances in a household are on and how much power they are using...
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