If you’ve ever tracked your exercise, nutrition, or finances, you’ll know how useful monitoring can be. The same can be said of tracking your new solar system’s power production and consumption. Power consumption monitoring systems can help you make informed decisions about your energy usage. This is especially useful if you have a net metering agreement that credits you for sending power from your system to the electrical grid, or if you pay a time-of-use (TOU) rate for power.
Let’s look at what power consumption monitoring systems are available for your LA home, including their similarities and differences.