weMonitor, smart energy management system designed by Vladymir Rogov
Smart energy management systems are a desired wave of products and services that allow consumers to take charge of their energy consumption in a responsive and proactive way. Using wireless technology allows homeowners to retrofit smart energy management systems in their home and take charge of their energy usage in a proactive way, before they receive their monthly bill. For weMonitor, industrial designer Vladymir Rogov put an innovative twist on the humble electric plug socket, turning it into a home-energy monitoring tool. As well as giving two additional USB power feeds for charging phones, tablets and any other USB pluggable electronics, the exciting part is revealed by a color illuminated ring around the perimeter, who's glow continuously showsthe homeowner any change in status and energy use.