Home Improvements with Home Assistant

Within our OpenDSR project, Carbon Coop is working to bring together a number of different software elements to support low-cost standards-based demand side response. We are building tools to: report householder energy usage broadcast “power shaping” events which shift energy usage to different times schedule householder appliances to switch on and off during these events … Read more

Carbon Co-op and your Smart Meter

We recently introduced the Carbon Co-op Hub, in this follow up post Peter Armstrong, a member of our software engineer team, discusses a key feature of the hub that lets members view the gas and electricity usage in their homes. To use this feature, you will need a smart meter. Not all smart meters work … Read more