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When looking out of the window is not enough: informing the design of in-home technologies for domestic energy microgeneration

Price, Blaine; van der Linden, Janet; Bourgeois, Jacky and Kortuem, Gerd (2013). When looking out of the window is not enough: informing the design of in-home technologies for domestic energy microgeneration. In: First International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Sustainability, 14-16 February 2013, Zurich, Switzerland.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.3929/ethz-a-007337628
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Abstract

This paper reports results from an empirical study that explored how people understand, perceive and think about domestic energy microgeneration. With a focus on electricity generation the study highlights future design directions for digital technologies to help people make better sense of microgeneration in their home.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2013 Authors
Keywords: energy microgeneration; solar panels; energy storage; sustainability; smart grid; smart home; energy positive building; human computer interaction
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Mathematics, Computing and Technology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
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Item ID: 35460
Depositing User: Blaine Price
Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2012 11:46
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2013 15:07
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/35460
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