Note: Google Powermeter is now defunct but this post will remain here for those interested.

This is a follow up to my previous post on using Google Powermeter, but this time I’m going to give a step by step guide to getting your data uploaded. The only assumptions are that you have a CurrentCost monitor (note that CurrentCost monitors are often rebadged by electricity suppliers such as EON in the UK so check yours) and have already connected it to your computer, want to use MQTT and that you’re using Linux, or another Unix operating system.


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