Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu (QUEBEC), May 31st, 2018 – Sinopé Technologies, a Quebec company specialized in energy management control systems, launched the Smart Electrical Load Controller, a new device that allows to remotely control a variety of appliances from any smartphone, tablet or computer (1), and that provides them with many smart home features.
In addition to making it possible to remotely control the appliances to which it is connected, this new device allows to apply a timer, program schedules and integrate into scenes through home automation platforms such as SmartThings and Control4. (2) The Smart Electrical Load Controller thus simplifies the life of its users, leads to great electricity savings and protects homes and cottages during prolonged absences.
The Smart Electrical Load Controller can be connected to any appliance with a compatible electric load. Pumps (pool pumps, irrigation pumps, etc.), window A/C units, outdoor lighting systems as well as charging sockets for electric vehicles are only a few of the appliances that can be connected to the new smart device. It can also be installed on water heaters.
«OK, Google: start the pool pump»
The Smart Electrical Load Controller also works with voice commands using Google Assistant and Alexa (Amazon) through SmartThings and Control4. It also works directly with Amazon’s Echo Plus.
ʺThe Smart Electrical Load Controller is an easy, accessible and versatile solution for consumers who want to remotely control a great variety of appliancesˮ, says François Houde, CEO, and founder of Sinopé Technologies. ʺBesides, some appliances may not have their equivalent for the smart home. This new device overcomes the issue. ˮ
The Smart Electrical Load Controller is now available on Sinopé Technologies’ e-store (www.sinopetech.com), Amazon and in select wholesalers at the suggested retail price of $119.95.
This new device uses Zigbee communication technology, a communication protocol widely used in smart home systems.
The electrical load controller is also available in the Web programmable product line for consumers who want to use Neviweb, a management platform created by Sinopé Technologies that provides precise and downloadable energy consumption history for each connected device.
About Sinopé Technologies Inc.
Founded in 2010, Sinopé Technologies is a Quebec company specialized in energy management control systems. Based in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Sinopé Technologies has over 50 devices and accessories, mostly designed for the smart home. Its three business lines are based on the creation of devices for renowned companies in North America; the implementation of management solutions for utilities; and the design of Sinopé brand products for North American consumers.
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(1) Depends on the management platform used. The remote access requires a permanent Internet connection and a Zigbee-compatible gateway.
(2) Functionalities may vary between home automation platforms.