Swiss want to reduce energy consumption by half by 2035

Switzerland will increase its focus on the generation of sustainable energy in the coming years. In a binding referendum, 58.2 percent of the population approved a government plan ‘Energy strategy 2050’ for a greener energy supply. The production of renewable energy will be quadrupled and by 2035 every Swiss needs to reduce his energy consumption …

Hoe werkt de Smappee NILM technologie?

Smappee biedt verschillende opties voor de submeting van toestellen. De meest intrigerende methode is ongetwijfeld onze gepatenteerde NILM-technologie (Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring), een technologie die ladingen ontleedt. Submeting via NILM maakt het mogelijk om tot vijf toestellen te identificeren en hun geschatte energieverbruik met een gemiddelde nauwkeurigheid van 70% in kaart te brengen, zonder een cent meer …

VARTA and Smappee join hands

Belgian smart energy monitor supplier Smappee have announced a worldwide partnership with VARTA Storage Gmbh. As part of the collaboration, VARTA, a leading German manufacturer of energy storage systems, will incorporate Smappee energy monitors into its battery product range. Smappee will soon have the VARTA Storage products appear in its app and user dashboard. Users …

How solar installers can educate customers about smart energy monitoring

Last months we have been showcasing our new Smappee product, with our energy monitoring solutions attracting widespread interest and positive feedback from show attendees. We took many questions from solar installers who were eager to understand how Smappee and more broadly, energy monitoring technology can help expand their business beyond their core solar markets and …

Vice-President of the European Commission Šefčovič visits Belgian cleantech company Smappee

Today, Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for Energy Union, and Belgian Federal Minister of Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development Marie-Christine Marghem visited the Eurometropolis -Lille, Kortrijk, Tournai- in the context of innovation for consumers in relation to energy and the environment. As part of this, they visited the cleantech company Smappee that …

Top FAQs About SolarCoin, a Cryptocurrency and Monetary Incentive for Solar Homeowners and Installers

You’ve probably heard of Bitcoin, the increasingly popular cryptocurrency created through data-crunching computer servers. However, you may not be familiar with SolarCoin, another type of cryptocurrency that is generated through solar energy production and can be registered through Smappee’s solar monitoring platform. While the concept of a cryptocurrency isn’t new, understanding its value and how …

Why smart meters aren’t delivering on their promise of energy savings

“If you want consumers to save energy, offer them a fun factor – and real-time feedback.” Almost every European country today is taking initiatives to roll out smart meters – it’s a multibillion dollar industry. But will these initiatives deliver on energy efficiency? Early results in some markets show that some initiatives are not cost …