Who is E-Power? Tony Galecki –Computer Engineer Wesley Baker –Computer Engineer Vinh Huynh –Electrical Engineer Brian Frederick –Electrical Engineer Sergio Espinoza –Electrical Engineer Ben Walpole –Electrical Engineer
Have You Asked Yourself? Why is my electricity bill so high? Why do we keep having rolling blackouts? Is SDGE ripping me off?
Why E-POWER? Utilities companies are behind with construction of power facilities to serve peak demand Increased power consumption means rolling blackouts 96% of people surveyed said they would use a home power monitoring system to conserve power
E-Power Home Utility Management System Measure power consumption of an appliance Display power consumption cost over time Simple user interface via internet Connect/disconnect option for each device Assist in reducing peak power demand
Budget Total cost to date $232.04 Total amount available $17.96 Main Allocations 1. Web Server $99.00 2. Zigbee $9.95 3. µcontroller $5.17
Management System Summary Measure power consumption of an appliance Display power consumption cost over time Simple user interface via internet Connect/disconnect option for each device Change your power consumption behavior
How Can I Get One? Base Package System Includes –1 Main Hub and 3 Outlet Units $250.00 –Each Additional Outlet $50.00 Special pricing for Mother’s Day! Save an additional 15%