Plug Arrangements for Alleviating Peak Loads



The invention is to load-shift time-deferrable devices by placing an electrical load scheduling mechanism in communication with an appliance. Delivery of electrical power to the appliance is scheduled via the electrical load scheduling mechanism based on assessed electrical grid load conditions. The scheduling includes altering a predetermined delivery of electric power to the appliance based on the assessed electrical grid conditions


UBD Ref: U11    Status: Granted

Filed: Apr-12, 2012    Granted: Aug-29, 2017

Inventors: Tanuja Hrishikesh Ganu; Shivkumar Kalyanaraman; Devasenapathi Periagraharam Seetharamakrishnan; Liyanage Chandratilak De Silva

U11-G-US; BN/2012/0009; US 13/445645; US 2013/0274945; US 9,748,771