For the eco savvy power control can provide real tangible benefits to home automation customers. Each and every power switch can be monitored to provide real time and usage based consumption figures. This information can then be graphed and compared over time to see how much energy your home uses. Customers can then make changes to their lifestyle to produce electricity savings.
Integration of popular solar panel inverters is also possible using devices such as the Fronius Primo to track real time statistics on your PV generation and consumption. These techniques can then be used as a basis to provide real cost savings by switching on and off devices remotely that may have been left on or scheduling devices to be switched on in off peak hours to reduce cost.