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Schneider Electric Schneider Electric’s Wiser™ home management system

MSRP: Starting at $300

Schneider Electric's Wiser® home management system is an intuitive plug-and-play demand management solution that is easily installed into new and existing homes.  The Wiser solution enables innovative energy conservation that helps homeowners use less power while significantly lowering utility bills, especially on time of day pricing and peak demand rates. The solution allows homeowners to monitor and control their home's energy output and efficiency anytime, anywhere via smartphones or the internet.

The Wiser home management system includes the following:

• Web Portal and Mobile App: Upgraded access allows you to control additional home systems at home or on-the-go. Automate HVAC, lighting, energy use, security systems, locks, electronics, and appliances.
• Wiser Smart Thermostat: Programmable thermostat that communicates usage and pricing alerts via changing color screens. Built Smart Energy technology allowing the thermostat to be connected to other system components and remotely controllable by the In-Home Display, the Wiser web application, and a smart phone application, in the future.
• Wiser In-Home Display: Control center and data dashboard that can serve as the real-time communication portal from the utility to the consumer. Consumers can easily view current energy price, demand level and use, current energy cost per hour as well as daily, weekly and yearly energy-use reports.
• Wiser Load Control: Secures and manages large loads to enable demand management by both the utility and the consumer. The Wiser Load Control also supports demand response/load control functions in demand response programs, as well as consumer features such as simple timer functions. This device can be used for remote monitoring and management of HVAC compressors, water heaters, pool pumps and other power circuits.
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The Wiser solution’s wireless technology allows homeowners to check real-time energy consumption anytime, anywhere via smartphones or the internet, and make adjustments accordingly. All Wiser system components are interconnected through ZigBee wireless technology, which enables remote user interface and management. Through Wiser EMS homeowners are empowered with an energy management solution that lets them easily monitor and control HVAC and other systems throughout their homes.

Wiser home management also integrates with smart grid electric vehicle charging stations and solar power inverters to allow easy monitoring and management of new energy technologies.

Learn more about Schneider Electric’s Wiser™ home management system.

Features

The Wiser solution's wireless technology allows homeowners to check real-time energy consumption anytime, anywhere via smartphones or the internet, and make adjustments accordingly. All Wiser system components are interconnected through ZigBee wireless technology, which enables remote user interface and management. Through Wiser EMS homeowners are empowered with an energy management solution that lets them easily monitor and control HVAC and other systems throughout their homes.

Wiser home management also integrates with smart grid electric vehicle charging stations and solar power inverters to allow easy monitoring and management of new energy technologies.

Benefits

The Wiser home management system helps provide visibility into household energy consumption and costs, allowing consumers to actively manage and reduce energy use to improve the efficiency of their home. It also offers utilities a solution that helps to increase grid efficiency, reduce peak usage costs and maximize power reliability, resulting in improved service to consumers and a reduced need for expensive infrastructure upgrades.

With Wiser home management, homeowners control not only how much electricity they use, but when they use it. And more importantly, allows homeowners to conserve energy and save money without sacrificing comfort and convenience.

Company Info

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From 1836 to today, Schneider Electric has transformed itself into the global specialist in energy management.  Starting from its roots in the iron and steel industry, heavy machinery, and ship building, it moved into electricity and automation management. After 170 years of history, Schneider Electric has become today the solution provider that will help you make the most of your energy.


Schneider Electric
1415 South Roselle Road
Palatine, Illinois
60067
United States of America
Tel: 617-399-1914
www.schneider-electric.com

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Schneider Electric’s Wiser™ home management system

Schneider Electric’s Wiser® solution enables innovative energy conservation that helps homeowners use less power while significantly lowering utility bills, especially on time of day pricing and peak demand rates.

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