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Posted by Eeyore on April 4, 2009, 3:31 am
 


Bill Carter wrote:


You want 'them' to switch my appliances on and off at will. It's an Orwellian
world
badly enough as it is.

Graham



Posted by Alistair Gunn on April 4, 2009, 12:25 pm
 
In alt.energy.renewable Eeyore twisted the electrons to say:

Actually it wouldn't be "them" switching your appliances on/off, your
appliances would do it automatically based on their own state and the
condition of the national grid.  I haven't found conclusive proof as yet,
but it seems that fridges with this sort of dynamic demand are now being
sold in the UK ...
--
These opinions might not even be mine ...
Let alone connected with my employer ...

Posted by Eeyore on April 4, 2009, 6:11 pm
 

Alistair Gunn wrote:


I'd like to know where they get their data from. I'd be pretty pissed off if
my fridge didn't operate say after I'd just defrosted it.

Graham


Posted by Alistair Gunn on April 4, 2009, 7:42 pm
 In alt.energy.renewable Eeyore twisted the electrons to say:

It monitors the mains frequency ...


Fortunately I covered that part by saying "based on their own state".
--
These opinions might not even be mine ...
Let alone connected with my employer ...

Posted by Eeyore on April 4, 2009, 9:12 pm
 

Alistair Gunn wrote:


The mains frequency is very rock solid. It HAS to be for the gris to work. You're
talking crap.

Graham


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