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B.One Smart Hub + Wattwatchers Options Bolstered by a ‘Mini’

B.One Smart Hub + Wattwatchers Options Bolstered by a ‘Mini’

Enabling simple, practical and affordable ways for homes and businesses to monitor and control electricity in real-time through the cloud is core territory for Wattwatchers. In recent months we’ve taken another step forward by partnering with the B1 Hub Australia team, who are bringing the international B.One smart hub offerings to the Australasian marketplace – […]

Energy Policy Still a Wild Ride, But Smart Technologies Can Deliver Better Electricity Outcomes

Energy Policy Still a Wild Ride, But Smart Technologies Can Deliver Better Electricity Outcomes

What to make of Australia’s ongoing, now escalating turmoil around energy policy? Especially now that the National Energy Guarantee (NEG) looks to be dead, or at best on life support with a dodgy power connection. One immediate takeaway is this. If national policy-making for energy and climate change keeps on falling apart, and much of […]

WordPress Resources at SiteGround

WordPress is an award-winning web software, used by millions of webmasters worldwide for building their website or blog. SiteGround is proud to host this particular WordPress installation and provide users with multiple resources to facilitate the management of their WP websites: Expert WordPress Hosting SiteGround provides superior WordPress hosting focused on speed, security and customer […]

Exciting intern opportunity for technology self-starter

Exciting intern opportunity for technology self-starter

Wattwatchers is seeking an ambitious intern to join the growing Sydney-based team. The successful candidate will have a deep understanding of technology and have exemplary communication skills. Ideally a final year or recent graduate in an engineering or science discipline, you needn’t have prior work experience to apply though it will bolster your application if […]

Smart energy meets smart home

Smart energy meets smart home

James Clements*: Energy IQ In years gone by the early iterations of ‘smart home’ and ‘smart office’ hubs, and ‘home automation’, have proved to be rather underwhelming. There was a bit of lighting control and a few security features, but not a lot else. Consumers at home and small business levels figured that out, and […]

Wattwatchers welcomes Grant Young to our team

Wattwatchers welcomes Grant Young to our team

Experienced digital strategist Grant Young has joined Wattwatchers in the new in-house role of Lead Application Developer. Grant brings with him strong user interface design and implementation skills, a longstanding personal and professional commitment to sustainability, and direct experience in the energy technology space. Most recently Grant was co-founder and Chief Experience Officer of local […]

Free Electrons here we come

Free Electrons here we come

Wattwatchers into ‘Top 30’ from international field for Free Electrons COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT Wattwatchers has been included in the ‘bootcamp’ stage of the hotly-contested Free Electrons 2018. Sydney-based Wattwatchers is into the Top 30 – selected as the ‘best fit’ from 515 applicants drawn from 65 countries – for the second year of Free Electrons, the […]

Letter from Lisbon: Inside the Free Electrons experience

Letter from Lisbon: Inside the Free Electrons experience

Utilities and startups must work together to change energy equation On My Watts: Murray Hogarth It’s an intense experience to be part of a startup accelerator program, even if only for a short period. Make that an international program and the stakes go higher. This post comes from the heart of Free Electrons, which identifies […]

Wattwatchers gains UL certification

Wattwatchers gains UL certification

UL and CB Scheme certifications reinforce Wattwatchers’ world reach COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT With Wattwatchers devices now deployed in rollouts, pilots and trials in more than 12 countries on six continents, we’re delighted to announce that our energy monitoring devices have achieved UL certification – and also related certifications under the international CB Scheme. Underwriters Laboratories (UL […]

The future of energy is in the cloud not the coal mine

The future of energy is in the cloud not the coal mine

2017 tipping point year for unstoppable energy transition from coal to the cloud YEAR-IN-REVIEW: A WATTWATCHERS PERSPECTIVE A prediction. In five years, at the end of 2022, we’ll be able to look back on the year nearly passed and say: ‘You know what, 2017 was a pivotal time for Australia’s energy transformation. That was the […]

CEFC announces $2M investment in Wattwatchers

CEFC announces $2M investment in Wattwatchers

The Clean Energy Finance Corporation is investing $2 million in Wattwatchers to help expand production of its award-winning measurement device that helps consumers to better control their energy use and costs. This brings the Wattwatchers Series A capital raising to $4 million, following the April announcement of a $2 million investment by the Renewable Energy […]

Energy technologies and business model innovator Justine Jarvinen takes up role as Wattwatchers Chair

Energy technologies and business model innovator Justine Jarvinen takes up role as Wattwatchers Chair

COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT Wattwatchers is delighted to announce the appointment of Justine Jarvinen as non-executive Chair. Currently Chief Operating Officer of the Energy Institute at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Ms Jarvinen’s prior corporate roles include Head of Emerging Technologies at AGL Energy. Ms Jarvinen will lead the Wattwatchers Board during a critical growth […]

We have to break down the ‘energy is special’ mythology

We have to break down the ‘energy is special’ mythology

GAVIN DIETZ: CONNECTED HOME GUY We’re all complicit in this as participants in the energy sector. ‘This’ is how we allow energy to be placed on a pedestal. We treat electricity in particular as though it’s some ‘special case industry’ to which the normal rules of technological change, sensible policy-making and consumer rights somehow don’t […]

Wattwatchers featured in Austrade publication

Wattwatchers featured in Austrade publication

Wattwatchers is featured in Austrade’s publication ‘Microgrids, Smart grids and Energy Storage Solutions’ showcasing Australian energy technology innovation. See the Wattwatchers case study on page 11.

Award-winning innovation with global growth potential

Award-winning innovation with global growth potential

‘New Energy’ national award recognises global growth potential Company announcement Wattwatchers thanks the organisers, sponsors, partners, judges and mentors of the Australian Technologies Competition for their support this week in making us the winner of the 2016 ‘New Energy Award’. Our team also applauds all of the 141 Australian innovators that entered ATC16, and all […]

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