A Carmichael company says it has a partnership agreement with a Chinese firm for the sale, distribution, support, commercialization and manufacturing of home energy management products to be integrated into the North American utility smart grid.
USCL EnergyCite said it has partnered with Lilliput Guangzhou Electronic Technology Co. Ltd. of Guangzhou, China.
USCL has developed or has patents pending on products in the smart meter, smart grid communications system and home energy management and automation field.
USCL and Lilliput say their combined technologies will allow smart meters and the utility smart grid to connect with all energy-consuming devices in homes, enabling residents to track energy usage in real time.
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