07516106 is referenced by 133 patents and cites 110 patents.

A system and method manage delivery of energy from a distribution network to one or more sites. Each site has at least one device coupled to the distribution network. The at least one device controllably consumes energy. The system includes a node and a control system. The node is coupled to the at least one device for sensing and controlling energy delivered to the device. A control system is coupled to the node and distribution network for delivering to the node at least one characteristic of the distribution network. The node for controls the supply of energy to the device as a function of the at least one characteristic.

Title
System and method for controlling usage of a commodity
Application Number
10/628644
Publication Number
7516106 (B2)
Application Date
July 28, 2003
Publication Date
April 7, 2009
Inventor
George Loughmiller
Scottsdale
AZ, US
Ronald Strich
Raleigh
NC, US
Joseph Beaudet
Prince George
VA, US
James H Turner
Chesterfield
VA, US
Gregory A Ehlers
Bradenton
FL, US
Agent
Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC
Assignee
Robert Shaw Controls Company
VA, US
IPC
G06F 17/00
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