Social impacts and control in the smart home

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The smart home technology industry promises energy savings and lifestyle improvements. However, there is little evidence that smart home technologies will reduce home energy use overall, and there are a range of emerging detrimental social impacts that require further attention from researchers, policymakers and practitioners.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)180-182
Number of pages3
JournalNature Energy
Publication statusPublished - 21 Feb 2020

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