With the costs of utilities rising, more and more clients want to have the ability to manage and monitor their home energy consumption. Many economical solutions exist that provide real-time feedback for energy consumption, including trending and usage notifications.
In addition, there are a wide array of solutions to provide heating, ventilation and air conditioning controls that include smart phone applications. Other strategies include turning off/down energy-consuming electrical and gas products. Many appliance manufacturers are shipping their appliances smart-ready, with interfaces that communicate with control systems to integrate usage and monitor consumption. This is a growing area of opportunity that offers real cost savings and helps homeowners and their families do their part, and La Scala can implement these into your system.
In addition, the latest technology offers the user an easy way to control where power goes in each residence, each zone, and down to each load (electrical appliance or lighting). If a back up battery or generator is engaged due to a Power Outage, one can decide, on the spot, where the power should be distributed.