BOSTON, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambient Devices, the leading provider of displays and systems that deliver instant, effortless access to information at a glance, today announced its newest product, the Energy Joule, which monitors and communicates changes in energy prices, enabling consumers to easily manage their at-home usage.
Similar to the well-known Ambient Energy Orb, the Energy Joule modulates between a varying degree of colors to communicate changes in energy pricing and usage conditions, and its digital screen relays current energy rates and household consumption trends. By transforming wireless data from the home's smart meter into immediate, easily accessible, glance able information about energy pricing, the Zigbee-enabled Energy Joule encourages smarter energy consumption choices.
"The release of the Ambient Energy Joule represents our goal of continuing to expand Ambient's line of in-home energy management products," said Pritesh Gandhi, CEO of Ambient Devices. "In pilot programs with utilities across the US, Ambient's energy products have been proven to reduce individual household energy consumption by up to 25%. We are excited to continue innovating in this space and look forward to expanding our product line throughout 2012."
About Ambient Devices
Ambient Devices is the leading provider of displays and systems that deliver instant, effortless access to information at a glance. Ambient's energy products offer utility companies a simple way to relay details to their customers about how energy usage patterns are affecting pricing, in real-time. By outfitting homes and businesses with an easy-to-use tool that guides smarter energy choices, utility companies have found that they can encourage even energy consumption throughout the day and increase overall customer satisfaction. For more information please visit: www.AmbientDevices.com.
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