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Sense tracks your home's energy usage for you

Sense's Home Energy Monitor tracks your usage, but it can take weeks to differentiate among devices.

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The Sense Home Energy Monitor costs $299 (£240 and AU$390 at the current exchange rate).

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The installation should be handed by an electrician since it requires opening the electric panel.

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Sense tracks your home's energy usage in real time.

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Track the total energy your home is generating at any given time and let Sense detect individual devices for itemized stats.

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The Sense app makes it easy to view your total usage -- but it can take weeks for it to differentiate among appliances.

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