Despite the dead of winter in the Nevada desert, the Las Vegas Convention Center greened up when CES 2023 came to town. Exhibitors displayed countless sustainability solutions, with many dressing their booths in garden colors and woodland accents. Conference programming further reinforced the show’s sustainability emphasis. These four sessions were particularly strong draws.
Smart energy systems and devices continue to gain everyday importance in our lives. From the energy savings potential to making daily life more convenient for consumers, manufacturers, regulators, distributed energy resources, and utilities all play an important role in this ecosystem. This white paper provides an overview of the consumer market and perspective, use cases ranging from smart homes to smart cities, existing standards efforts, and potential for increased interoperability.