PowerCost Monitor – BLI 28000ER Description
Product Description The PowerCost series provides electricity reading information in real time. This helps make you aware of how your activities affect your usage. It also shows you your cost right now so you know when your rates are high. Just knowing what you use can save up to 10%. Don’t wait for the electricity bill – see in real time, every 30 seconds, exactly how much electricity you are using. Measure the cost of specific activities or appliances. Use the estimating function to project end of month’s usage based on recent behaviour. All PowerCost Series products are designed to be self-installed. No connection to your home wiring or professional installation is required. You can be up and running in less than 30 minutes. The system consists of a patented optical sensor unit, which gathers electricity usage information from your meter and sends it to a compatible receiving device, such as the Blue Line PowerCost Monitor In-Home Display or the WiFi Bridge (sold separately) Better information = better decisions = reduced energy usage = cleaner environment â It’s that simple! Independent Research shows that on average, homes with access to real time energy data reduce usage by 9%. Homes with electric heat and hot water experience even greater reductions, 14% and 17%. Works in all weather â hot, cold, snow and rain. Rated from -40F/-40C to +140F/+60. Wireless operating range of 425 feet / 125 metres For users wishing to view energy consumption on a computer or smart-phone, the BLI-31000 WiFi Bridge is available as an upgrade accessory. The BLI-31000 allows users to upload their electricity usage data to Blue Lineâs EnergyCloud and IOS App for secure access to energy data online and to received alerts if your system is experiencing problems. You can view real time and historical data and set up subscriptions to relay data to partner applications that provide advanced data analytics, appliance level reporting, alert engines and budgets. From the Manufacturer The PowerCost Monitor is a proven, user friendly real time electricity monitor. You can’t manage what you can’t measure. Don’t wait for the electricity bill at the end of the month – see in real time, every 30 seconds exactly how much electricity you are using and the associated cost. Measure the cost of specific activities or appliances. Use the estimating function to project your end of month’s usage based on recent behavior. Simple, do it yourself installation. Everything that you need in the box and ready to go in 30 minutes. Full customer support to assist. For users wishing to view their energy consumption on a computer or smart-phone type device, the BLI-31000 WiFi Bridge is available as an add-on to the BLI-28000 PowerCost Monitor. The BLI-31000 provides the ability for users to upload their electricity usage data to a selection of Blue Line partners that will engage you with smart phone and web applications as well as alert engines. These partners provide a broad selection of monitoring and management capabilities including real time presentment, historical charting , energy budgets, activity based alerts and energy saving tips that are available anytime, anywhere. The implementation of advanced analytics and the ability to have whole-home energy data broken down and displayed to the appliance level is available. This capability provides the user with much more powerful information for use in their electricity consumption reduction efforts by identifying their big energy consumers. The Blue Line Innovationsâ go forward future proof product design hinges on the proven Blue Line optical sensor (433mHz). Universality (wide breadth of meters), accuracy and ease of installation are the key. This existing Blue Line optical sensorâs role is to get the real time electricity data from any meter into the home and to whatever ecosystem may exist â today or tomorrow.