Landis+Gyr Announces Exclusive Reseller Arrangement with Jetlun
Landis+Gyr has exclusive reseller rights to market and distribute Jetlun’s Intelligent Management (JIM) – home energy management solutions for Australia and New Zealand’s residential and small business segments.
“We are delighted to formalise our relationship with Jetlun, whose offering when coupled with Landis+Gyr’s smart meters offer consumers a truly ‘one-stop solution’ – a complete energy management solution for homes and small businesses“, said Mr Steve Jeston, CEO of Australia and New Zealand.
According to Mr Jeston, the arrangement further enhances their end-to-end smart metering product portfolio by extending smart metering capabilities to Australian and New Zealand householders. He also emphasised that “consumers can now manage their energy consumption in the palm of their hand and enjoy tangible savings with Jetlun’s easy-to-use and broad range of energy efficiency applications”.
The Jetlun Intelligent Management solution provides a platform to remotely manage appliances in the home through their hand held smart apps. Consumers can easily turn on/off devices and pre-configure different modes depending on daytime, season, and occupancy, even over extended vacations. International trials and extensive research show that an increase in energy usage awareness can help reduce energy usage by up to 20%.
Elsa Chan, co-founder and CEO of Jetlun, said, "This strategic partnership with Landis+Gyr is very exciting, and it's a fantastic opportunity for us to help expand their metering solutions to include the advantages of our Jetlun Intelligent Management system, such as load control switches, in-home displays, gateways and integrated software.”
The award winning Jetlun Intelligent Management solution features include:
- Granular energy usage view by whole-home, by phase, by circuit and by appliance;
- Real-time home energy usage data display;
- Web-based, simple, and intuitive interface;
- Ability to track renewable energy;
- Forecast monthly energy bills;
- Remote monitoring and management of entire home area network;
- Integrated HomePlug and ZigBee solution; and
- Automatic calculation of carbon footprint.
Landis+Gyr is the leading global provider of integrated energy management products tailored to energy company needs and unique in its ability to deliver true end-to-end advanced metering solutions. Today, the Company offers the broadest portfolio of products and services in the electricity metering industry, and is paving the way for the next generation of smart grid. With annualized sales of US$1.6 billion, Landis+Gyr, an independent growth platform of the Toshiba Corporation (TKY:6502) and 40% owned by the Innovation Network Corporation of Japan, operates in 30 countries across five continents, and employs 5,000 people with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better. More information is available at www.landisgyr.com
Jetlun Corporation is a leader in network bridging solutions for Smart Grid and Energy Management for home and building energy management. Its mission is to increase awareness and understanding of energy usage in an effort to reduce energy spending and carbon footprint overall through innovative development of integrated solutions that maximize the networking capabilities of any existing infrastructure. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, with offices in Hong Kong and China, Jetlun is a leading expert in HomePlug, ZigBee, WiFi and 3G with a proven track record in technology innovation and product development. For more information, visit www.jetlun.com.
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