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CES: ThinkEco smart plug lays waste to wasted power

The smart plug sports a wireless radio that can send power consumption data to a Web app and let people turn off devices to reduce wasted energy and stand-by power.

By January 6, 2011


ThinkEco's smart outlet cuts wasted power (photos)

At the Consumer Electronics Show, ThinkEco said that its power-saving smart outlet, which cuts wasted power, will be available in the spring.

3 Images By January 6, 2011


A/C on demand: Smart outlet provides remote control

In New York City, Con Edison will distribute 10,000 smart outlets to convert air conditioners into remotely controlled appliances.

By April 30, 2012


Best Buy plugs in to home energy tech

The consumer-electronics retailer will offer an online learning center for energy-saving gear such as wireless thermostats and have three stores with Home Energy concept zones meant to demystify home energy technology.

By November 4, 2011


Tendril opens smart-grid platform to more developers

Cloud platform compatible with wide variety of devices, including Android and iOS, will enable developers to reach wide group of customers as well as utilities and energy service providers.

By August 24, 2011


Intel Research eyes home energy, building efficiency

After dabbling with a high-end energy dashboard, Intel Labs shows off a stripped-down, easy-to-install gadget that monitors energy by reading the electrical signature of appliances.

By June 8, 2011


'Smart' plugs ready to quash office stand-by power

ThinkEco starts shipping its "smart outlet" which creates a mesh network and lets people schedule when to cut stand-by power to electronic gear.

By November 10, 2010


CES electronics will stop your heart?

Check out the latest updates from CEA's i-stage event, including the winning products.

By October 19, 2009