The impact of informational feedback on energy consumption—A survey of the experimental evidence

  title={The impact of informational feedback on energy consumption—A survey of the experimental evidence},
  author={A. Faruqui and Sanem Sergici and A. Sharif},
  • A. Faruqui, Sanem Sergici, A. Sharif
  • Published 2010
  • Engineering
  • In theory, In-Home Displays (IHDs) can revolutionize the way utilities communicate information to customers because they can induce changes in customer behavior even when they are not accompanied by a change in electric prices or rebates for purchasing efficient equipment. IHDs provide consumers with direct feedback—real-time information on energy consumption and costs—and turn a once opaque and static electric bill into a transparent, dynamic, and controllable process. However, to what extent… CONTINUE READING
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