Interview: CEIVA Energy Making Smart Meters Smarter

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ceiva-frameCeiva made their name producing good looking picture frames for digital photos that can interface with the internet. Now, Ceiva has taken that intelligence one step further by incorporating a display of household energy data in the frame.

It’s pretty logical when you think about it: people like displaying photos, and they like having a better take on their household energy use. But they don’t necessarily like having energy data displayed at all times for everyone to see. By partnering with utilities, Ceiva offers customers a display at reduced cost, killing two birds with one stone.

The result? Much better energy management options for both consumers and utilities. Learn more in my short video with CEIVA’s VP of Marketing, Jack McKee below…

Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of TriplePundit.com

TriplePundit.com has since grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He was instrumental in the creation of TreeHugger.com, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years as well as an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.