Watt Meter


Job Description

Need Electrical Engineer to design a Watt meter. This meter will have remote display that indicates kilowatts used from your main power distribution box and transmitted by X10 circuitry through the power wires to the display anywhere in your house. The display will show in large numbers the kilowatts used and convert it to USA dollars spent based on a calculation of dollars per kilowatt charge from the power company. It will take into account varying cost of electricity based on peak times of the day. The idea is that if you are sitting in your living room and see dollars clicking off fast, you might get up and turn off the lights, air conditioning, water heater, etc. Its a energy conservation device designed to influence the user. Need schematics, prototype, etc.

Skills: design