The Nevada utility NV Energy plans to roll out one of the first demand-response programs in the U.S. that will use home energy gadgets and smart thermostats in consumers’ homes, reports Smart Grid News. NV Energy will be providing its customers with a home energy dashboard from Control4 and a programmable thermostat, and the utility has more than 50,000 customers enrolled, with another 50,000 to be signed up down the road.

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