Google’s web application PowerMeter teams up with device makers and electric companies to help you keep track of your energy consumption. Using a monitor kit that attaches to your electricity meter and transmits data via Wi-Fi, the web app will show you how much energy you use and what it’s costing you. Although the necessary devices will run you around $230, this nifty web app can save you some serious money.
About Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit shellypalmer.com.