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How extreme weather is changing homeowner views on climate change (and what they are doing about it)

How extreme weather is changing homeowner views on climate change (and what they are doing about it)

June 8, 2021 at 12:00 pm 1 comment

Extreme weather has prompted most Americans (54%) to worry more about climate change. Over the past 12 months, extreme weather––ranging from heat waves to forest fires to unexpected frigid temperatures––caused home damage or higher electricity bills for nearly half (41%) of homeowners. A new survey of more than 1,100 homeowners conducted by SenseRead More

LG partners with Sense for real-time home energy monitoring

LG partners with Sense for real-time home energy monitoring

May 27, 2021 at 10:33 am 0 comments

Consumers have little visibility into their day-to-day electricity consumption and how using various appliances can influence their bills. To make things easier, LG Electronics is now collaborating with home energy monitoring provider Sense to deliver real-time solar and power usage data to LG residential solar customers via the Sense SolarRead More

Monitoring home solar monitors: SunPower and Sense update their apps, David Energy wants to do everything

Monitoring home solar monitors: SunPower and Sense update their apps, David Energy wants to do everything

February 9, 2021 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Installing a ton of residential solar doesn’t just “distribute” generation, it distributes the responsibility for managing that generation, and we are just starting to scratch the surface of products and strategies for doing so. These range from customer apps that (try to) change each user’s relationship with their home’s energyRead More

Sense can now track home power quality and detect floating neutrals

Sense can now track home power quality and detect floating neutrals

February 1, 2021 at 8:00 am 1 comment

Sense has introduced two new Sense Labs projects that make homes safer and more reliable. The Power Quality project tracks variations in electricity entering the home and shows voltage data in the Sense app so that users have more insight into how their home power is functioning. The Floating NeutralRead More

Covid impact: Home electrical usage increased 9.3 percent through spring, summer 2020 says Sense

Covid impact: Home electrical usage increased 9.3 percent through spring, summer 2020 says Sense

January 19, 2021 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

Based on an analysis of anonymized energy data in more than 5,200 homes that have the Sense home energy monitor, Sense found that, since Covid-19, average electrical usage increased 9.3% from April through August 2020 compared to 2019, a reflection of people using more electricity while they stayed home, combinedRead More

With new Flex add-on sensors, the Sense Home Energy Monitor tracks dedicated circuits, monitors standby generators or supports 400A panels.

Sense rolls out Flex sensors to track home energy hogs on dedicated circuits

October 26, 2020 at 12:47 pm Comments are Disabled

Sense rolled out cost-effective add-on Flex sensors for its Sense Home Energy Monitor. These Flex sensors connect to the auxiliary port on the Sense monitor to track alternative electrical sources in the home. They can be used to support 400A split-service panels or monitor important appliances that are on dedicatedRead More

Get this: Updating inefficient homes could save 8 percent of U.S. residential electricity usage

Get this: Updating inefficient homes could save 8 percent of U.S. residential electricity usage

October 5, 2020 at 11:46 am Comments are Disabled

During the first presidential debacle debate, Joe Biden threw out a promise to upgrade 4 million buildings and weatherize 2 million homes over 4 years, creating 1 million new jobs and re-energizing the economy. Smart home energy company Sense crunched some numbers on the potential impact of the plan, andRead More

Californians can help prevent rolling blackouts by shifting loads, says Sense

Californians can help prevent rolling blackouts by shifting loads, says Sense

August 31, 2020 at 4:17 pm 2 comments

The home energy monitoring pros at Sense analyzed energy data in 1,100 homes in California to show how people use electricity in the critical evening hours from 6 to 8 pm when power generation from renewable sources like solar drops nearly to zero. Using anonymized data from the homes, theRead More

Sense Solar tracks solar production and energy use flowing between the home and electrical grid in real time and historically so that homeowners can get more from their solar investment.

Sense’s solar installer partner program is gaining traction during the pandemic

June 9, 2020 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

Sense Home Energy Monitoring is gaining traction among solar contractors. More than 150 new solar installers have joined Sense’s Pro partner program over the past year, such as Solgen Power, Pure Energy, Zenernet Solar and Pro Bid Solar, to name a few. One reason is the pandemic, which has caused manyRead More

Sense explains how COVID has changed home energy usage

Sense explains how COVID has changed home energy usage

June 1, 2020 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

Based on an analysis of changes in home energy trends across the country since COVID-19, Sense found that the average home electrical usage increased 22 percent compared to 2019, a reflection of people using more electricity while they stayed home. With this increase, most consumers will pay 22% more onRead More