Tuesday, October 25, 2011


"Having helped design two of the most elegant electronics in history, the iPhone and iPod, Apple alumnus Tony Fadell is now setting his sights on the least sexy device in our homes: the thermostat. With funding from Google Ventures, among other investors, and input from Al Gore, an adviser, Fadell has created a new breed of thermostat that combines the body of a can of tuna with the brain of an iPhone."

It is readily apparent that we must take action regarding our energy use, globally and locally. I ran across a simple solution to managing the amount of energy used in your home. It utilizes a thermostat that you can program with an iPhone app. It learns how you use energy and makes subtle adaptions to reduce energy usage.

Read more:     About the Nest
Read more:     Nest Website