SmarthomeTM Introduces INSTEON® Energy Display

Smarthome launched its INSTEON Energy Display. The Energy Display, when used in conjunction with up to 3 iMeter Solos, provides users with current energy usage, average monthly energy usage & projected energy costs, based on your monthly billing rate

Irvine, CA - In an ongoing effort to help INSTEON users control their energy consumption, Smarthome today launched its new INSTEON Energy Display. The Energy Display, when used in conjunction with up to three iMeter Solos, provides users with current energy usage, average monthly energy usage and projected energy costs, based on your monthly billing rate.


The Energy Display, which measures 3.1" x 3.8" x 1.1", is powered by two AAA batteries, which are included. The product requires at least one iMeter Solo and one Access Point or dual -band device to provide energy data to the user. The Energy Display also includes a built -in thermometer for displaying local room temperature, which can also be used as a condition or trigger for initiating the control of other INSTEON devices within the home.

"The INSTEON Energy Display continues our commitment to helping our customers not only automate and control their lighting, appliances and HVAC in their home, but to also monitor and control the energy consumption of those same products," commented Laurie Maroni, Vice President of Marketing at Smarthome. "The Energy Display, iMeter Solo, SynchroLinc and HouseLinc 2 provide customers with the tools to significantly reduce the energy consumption within their home and quickly see a return on investment."

The Energy Display is currently available for pre -order at a retail price of $39.99. All INSTEON products can be purchased at www.smarthome.com/insteon.


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About INSTEON
INSTEON is the best selling Home Area Networking (HAN) technology on the market. It is the only mesh network capable of utilizing two independent means of communication, RF and powerline thus also making it the most reliable technology. With over 200 products and kits on the market, INSTEON makes it is easy to link together home systems such as lighting, security, HVAC (comfort control), A/V, appliances, and sensors, allowing them to be controlled or monitored from anywhere in the world.

About Smarthome
Founded in 1992, Smarthome was created based on the realization of a need for automated products that make lives easier, safer and more enjoyable. Today, Smarthome sells more than 12,000 hard -to -find products, including home automation solutions featuring award -winning INSTEON technology. Smarthome sells online at Smarthome.com, through their award -winning direct mail catalog and via their brick and mortar retail store located in Irvine, CA.


For more information:
www.insteon.net
www.smarthome.com

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