The combination of Wattwatchers’ ultra-compact monitoring and switching hardware, with API-enabled software and powerful real-time data, supports a highly-flexible suite of intelligent solutions for the new digital-and-distributed era of energy management.
We've made the Wattwatchers system cutting-edge for today’s energy management needs and future-ready - easily adaptable for our partners’ platforms and business models, end-customer use cases, and further developments in the fast-evolving energy technology space.
Our utility-grade hardware solutions are robust, flexible and versatile, while our emerging Energy Data Hub model offers fast, powerful, scalable support for processing, value-adding and sharing benefits from the monitoring data, analytics and remote control that our devices enable.
Features of the Wattwatchers system include:
Embedded IoT communications - 3G and WiFi, with 4G, 4G+WiFi hybrid, ModBus/ModNet and a WiFi DRED controller coming in 2018 (also ongoing prototyping for Ethernet, LoRa and NB-IoT, with delivery of production models subject to clear market demand)
Designed for behind-the-meter - accurate, circuit-level data acquisition and switching independent of utility meters and data systems
Multiple use cases - Wattwatchers devices and data solutions are suited for residential, commercial and industrial, and utility applications i.e. home energy management, distributed energy optimisation, demand management and transactive energy (including blockchain)
Choice of dashboards and apps - backend data services provided to clients via APIs (or in some cases direct-to-server connections*) with the capability to support multiple client needs from single infrastructures
International certifications - for current models includes Australia/New Zealand, North America (US and Canada), UK/Europe and a number of CB Scheme countries in Asia and elsewhere
White-labelling - partners* can select their own on-device branding (plastic lens on front), while the Energy Data Hub is providing increasingly powerful backend support for partner portals, apps and business models
*Conditions apply including volume requirements, and artwork and printing costs