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Gregory A Ehlers, Richard M Silva: Environmental condition control and energy management system and method. Tocom, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, April 17, 2001: US06216956 (466 worldwide citation)

An indoor environmental condition control and energy management system includes a plurality of inputs. A user input receives user input parameters including a desired indoor environmental condition range for at least one energy unit price point. An indoor environmental condition input receives a sen ...


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Gregory A Ehlers, Richard M Silva: Environmental condition control and energy management system and method. Tecom, Wolf Grenfield & Sacks P C, July 20, 1999: US05924486 (299 worldwide citation)

An indoor environmental condition control and energy management system includes a plurality of inputs. A user input receives user input parameters including a desired indoor environmental condition range for at least one energy unit price point. An indoor environmental condition input receives a sen ...


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Craig Howard Miller: Optimized energy management system. Gridpoint, Banner & Witcoff, September 25, 2007: US07274975 (295 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems are provided for optimizing the control of energy supply and demand. An energy control unit includes one or more algorithms for scheduling the control of energy consumption devices on the basis of variables relating to forecast energy supply and demand. Devices for which energy c ...


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John W Woolard, Dale M Fong, Patrick L Dell&apos Era, Keith E Gipson: Energy management system and method. Silicon Energy, Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich, January 23, 2001: US06178362 (243 worldwide citation)

An energy and facilities management system and method is provided for energy users with large physical plants which provides these energy users with a comprehensive understanding of the energy consumption of their physical plant and with the ability to manage it in a way that makes sense for their b ...


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Allan J Schurr, Gaymond Yee: System and method for energy usage curtailment. Itron, Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich, March 15, 2005: US06868293 (220 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for performing energy usage management within a network. The system may include an energy management system, such as a thermostat device, that may be associated with an energy consuming entity, such as a residence. A server may be remotely located from the energy co ...


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Joseph W Forbes Jr: System, method, and apparatus for electric power grid and network management of grid elements. Causam Holdings, Triangle Patents PLLC, November 19, 2013: US08588991 (208 worldwide citation)

Systems, methods, and apparatus embodiments for electric power grid and network registration and management of active grid elements. Grid elements are transformed into active grid elements following initial registration of each grid element with the system, preferably through network-based communica ...


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John Douglas Steinberg: System and method for optimizing use of plug-in air conditioners and portable heaters. EcoFactor, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 3, 2012: US08090477 (204 worldwide citation)

Thermostatic HVAC and other energy management controls that are connected to a computer network. For instance, remotely managed load switches incorporating thermostatic controllers inform an energy management system, to provide enhanced efficiency, and to verify demand response with plug-in air cond ...


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Kevin I Bertness: Energy management system for automotive vehicle. Midtronics, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, December 18, 2001: US06331762 (198 worldwide citation)

A battery monitor is provided for use with a battery of an automotive vehicle. The battery monitor can provide real time battery condition measurements and can selectively control the charging of the battery through an alternator of the vehicle based upon the measured battery condition.


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Hugues De Milleville: Control apparatus and method for maximizing energy saving in operation of HVAC equipment and the like. David W Wong, June 1, 1999: US05909378 (196 worldwide citation)

The multi-function energy management system has a plurality of predetermined operating programs stored in memory in or around a micro controller. The micro controller may be pre-set to operate a plurality of heating ventilation, air conditioning and other operating devices according to selected ones ...


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Robert W Diller, Jeffrey W Pavlat: Energy management system for vehicles having limited energy storage. Amerigon, Christie Parker & Hale, January 23, 1996: US05487002 (189 worldwide citation)

The energy management control system employs sensors for monitoring of energy consumption by various vehicle systems and provides energy consumption prediction for range calculation based on standard or memorized driving data. A navigation system in cooperation with the energy management system allo ...