lower your home’s electric bill and environmental impact with the ‘glow’ smart energy tracker from potential labs. said to be the world’s first ambient home energy tracker, the smart technology utilizes magneto-resistive sensors to easily be installed within minutes and to wirelessly measure your house’s electricity usage. it gives real-time feedback via ambient lighting, as well as sending information and budgeting tools to devices with its companion mobile app.


the smart home device changes LED color to indicate energy usage
all images and video courtesy of potential labs

 

 

glow puts homeowners in charge of their energy usage. by understanding when they’re using energy, they can save money and help the environment at the same time.‘ — ben lachman, co-founder.


it uses magneto-resistive sensoring technology to measure electricity flow within homes

 

 

potential lab’s ‘glow’ smart energy tracker is packaged within a soft egg-shaped form, which features inter-changeable bases. furthermore, the smart device’s top summits with an ambient light that represents glowing feedback. as well as the information relayed to the user’s app, mobiles also receive push notifications to alert home owners of high usage i.e. when the fridge door has been left open. the energy tracker uses its advanced algorithms to learn your usage patterns and thus work out energy reduction recommendations. with the ‘glow’, home owners are predicted to cut energy wastage and electricity bills by 10% or more.


it then sends feedback and energy-reduction recommendations to its companion mobile app

 

 

‘glow’ is currently seeking funding via kickstarter, click here to find out more about project.


with this tool, home owners are predicted to be able to reduce their energy bills by 10% or more

 


the base of ‘glow’ can be changed to different colors and materials

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