How the Vue Utility Connect Energy Monitor Works

The Emporia Vue Utility Connect energy monitor is a wireless Home Area Network – HAN device that easily plugs into a standard 120V electrical outlet in your home near your ZigBee® Enabled AMI Smart Meter. There the system protects your home’s health by helping you manage energy use and solar generation while making your home more energy efficient through a simple iOS or Android app.

Currently, the Vue: Utility Connect can only connect to AMI Smart Meters through:

However, we are working with several other electric utilities to get the Vue working in other markets.

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The Vue plugs into an outlet in your home

  • The Vue simply plugs into a standard 120V electrical outlet in your home near your ZigBee® Enabled AMI Smart Meter supplied by your electric utility.
  • Then follow simple instructions for your specific utility to connect the Vue to your Smart Meter
  • No electrician needed. No reason to open your circuit panel. Literally plug in and go.

The Vue connects to the cloud via your Wi-Fi network

  • Monitors electricity use and generation 24/7
  • Collects energy usage data every 5-10 seconds
  • Tracks how much energy is being used in your home or how much is generated and sent back to the grid
  • Sends data securely over your 2.4GHz Wi-Fi to the Emporia Cloud where we perform calculations and analysis

The Vue sends energy info and recommendations to your phone