Allowing people to leverage their investment in solar panels and storage systems while incentivising efficient energy usage.
What it does
Ebits is an on-line trading platform for Kilowatt hours(KWH). Participants can buy and trade future KWH's that will be added or deducted from their utility bill.
How we built it
Using Angular, d3.js, jquery, Labview and UtilityAPI
Challenges we ran into
Building a large transactional database in the limited time we have available
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Building and putting together the front end, the Utility API meter data and the labview engine under enormous time constraints
What we learned
Solar is awesome
What's next for SolarFutures
Saving the solar industry by building a sustainable market for energy transactions