Energy app developers have so much to offer both their users and the planet: optimizations, cost reductions, spike diagnosis, peak load management. But the first step for users can often be an insurmountable hurdle: log in to your utility website, find the Green Button link, save the file, come back to the energy app, and upload the file you saved---and then come back next week or next month and do it all over again. Such a cumbersome process will limit engagement levels and in turn the effectiveness of energy apps.
Sparkwire removes this hurdle. Users can choose to link their energy apps to Sparkwire, which will log into the user's utility on their behalf and download updated energy data automatically. Energy app developers get up-to-date data straight to their app