Month: March 2015

The Future of Solar: high sodium solar thermal technology

While at the Solar Power Finance and Investment Summit, I got to sit down and chat with Hank Price, CTO from Abengoa Solar, about solar thermal. Solar Thermal Electric (STE)…

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Look Up Power Consumption of Lightbulbs & Light Fixtures

We just deployed the Lighting category on WattDoesItUse and now have over 5,000 lightbulb or lighting based products including their power consumption. It is like having over 5,000 great ideas…

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Industry Feedback: Solar Investment Tax Credit

I attended the Solar Power Finance and Investment Summit this past week. The most common theme of the summit was the ITC expiration. What is ITC? ITC stands for Investment…

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Look Up Power Consumption of New Computers

This week we’ve added over 1100 computers, and their power consumption information, to WattDoesItUse. Included in this batch are the power consumption numbers for Arduino and Raspberry Pi. As always,…

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Wattvision: your must-have energy consumption app

Real time energy consumption data delivered to your smart phone sounds too good to be true, right? Well that is exactly what you get with Wattvision. I got to chat…

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Look Up Refrigerator Power Consumption

We’ve released a new category and added over 900 products to it: Refrigerators. Check them out and make sure you create an account so that you can add the devices…

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