A Practical Approach to Smart Grids: New Energy Residential Gateways on PLC


The successful deployment of Smart Grids needs simple, flexible and inexpensive solutions. This paper presents a functional Energy Residential Gateway using X10 protocol on PLC which provides a practical implementation of Energy Management (EM), Dynamic Pricing (DP) and Demand Response (DR) services in the home environment.

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ISPLC congess
Energy Efficiency - Internet of things
Publication date: 
March 2010
Other Authors: 
A. Cuevas