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Victoria University (Wellington) develops home energy use visualisation

posted May 26, 2011, 7:18 PM by ema-1 ema-1   [ updated Jun 23, 2011, 12:21 PM ]
"The Tring application presents household power consumption as a series of concentric circles, like tree rings; each ring represents a time period and its thickness signals the amount of power consumed in that period. This focuses the user’s attention on peaks of consumption and the pattern of usage, rather than simply the amount used"

Principal Researchers: Dr. Leon Gurevitch, Kah Chan 
Research Team: Abigail Arulandu, Byron Mallett, Paul Stevenson