Ipsum Energy is a 100% Dutch greentech company, founded by CEO Peter de Bie former director from Philips. Ipsum, which has close links with the University of Twente, makes it possible to give consumers insight into their energy consumption at a device level. Direct and continuous 24/7 feedback through the most used home device; the smartphone!
Market noise around the smart meter savings potential or lack of has not surprised Ipsum. The smart meter needs additional services to deliver consumer value. Consumers need to know which devices will save the most.
This is where Ipsum’s Smart Insight comes in:
• Automatically detects devices • 24/7 device consumption knowledge • Ability to compare with other households • Targeted savings and personal advice: o For behavior o When to replace devices • Continuous feedback through an app on your phone. This encourages adaptive behaviour (people on average use their phones 220x per day!) • Possible savings of 150 euros per annum! Yearly.
Ipsum’s Smart Insight is based on a unique algorithm developed through a research initiative at the University of Twente (UT). Making things simple: Ipsum’s solution is simple to connect to the smart meter and avoids the need for plugs and expensive hardware. Ipsum mission is to provide insight for everyone, to create a real impact in meeting our climate objectives and supporting consumers to actively save energy.