There are dozens of companies making in-home displays designed to help consumers shave energy use at home. But SilverPac is packing many of those features into a high-tech thermostat.
SilverPac, which makes digital picture frames and other media electronics, on Monday introduced the SilverStat 7, a sleek device that combines the heating and cooling controls of a programmable thermostat with a real-time energy display.
The company plans to show the energy management system at the Consumer Electronics Show, which starts later this week, then release it in June.
The thermostat is built around a 7-inch touch-screen display that runs Windows … Read more