Glen Gallo's Blog – September 2011 Archive (2)

My opinion on Why Google PowerMeter failed


Why was the plug pulled on Google PowerMeter?

Google’s philanthropic branch launched Google PowerMeter in February 2009. Its goal was to put the power of seeing electricity usage into the hands of the consumer. The idea was born of a study that showed that those that had access to daily energy data reduced usage by 10…


Added by Glen Gallo on September 25, 2011 at 12:15pm — 4 Comments

The Cost of doing Nothing


In these tough economic times everybody is looking to save where they can. In our quest to reduce our costs often times we decide to do nothing at all. It seems like sound economic policy because doing nothing cost nothing right….…


Added by Glen Gallo on September 4, 2011 at 8:50am — 2 Comments

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