Tag Archives: Arduino

Home Automation – Good Progress This Week

The article header image is courtesy of Open Energy Monitor – why not check them out as this is one of the main components in my Home Automation and Power Management System. http://openenergymonitor.org/emon/ Just a quick update on this week’s progress on the Home Automation and Power Management System (HAPMaS). Progress is going well. There have … Continue reading Home Automation – Good Progress This Week

OpenHAB and Open Energy Monitor – emonTH Prototype

So far I have outlined the basic strategy I plan to take regarding building a HAPMaS (Home Automation and Power Management System). Now it is time to get down to actually build something. In my Open Energy Monitor so far I have: an emonBase (Raspberry Pi and RFM69CW). This takes in data from the sensor … Continue reading OpenHAB and Open Energy Monitor – emonTH Prototype

Raspberry Pi, Arduino and Home Automation

Until recently I was a strictly software kinda guy. I have been a software developer all my working life and the idea of touching hardware has always worried me. I am fine with fixing computer hardware. I can quickly diagnose what is wrong and replace the offending part with confidence. But ask me to look … Continue reading Raspberry Pi, Arduino and Home Automation