Tag: automation

Home power monitoring – TP-Link Kasa

My next thing to (re)try is home power monitoring. I don’t have a need to turn off the power points in question, and my only intent is to monitor power draw to calculate costs and perhaps infer when devices are on. As such while local API access would be ideal I don’t mind if it…
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2022-04-02 0

Automating a/c pt4: Time of Use a/c rules, inferring costs over time

So the basics of automating the a/c are now well established – time to take it up a notch. Next I want the rules for when a/c comes on and goes off to auto alter based on the current Time of Use (ToU) rate. And it should be based on a modification of current normal…
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2022-02-21 0