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OpenTRV

YEAR FOUNDED 2014
LOCATION UK
AREA OF IMPACT Not Categorized

Saving energy via intelligent heating controls

Space heating accounts for around 60% of UK domestic energy use and 60% of people admit to heating unoccupied rooms. OpenTRV is an intelligent replacement for a mechanical thermostatic radiator valve (TRV) at a similar price point. OpenTRV provides a simple-to-use controller to reduce the energy use and carbon impact of UK housing stock. It is a mass-market customer-retrofit shrink-wrapped product with a target of 50% reduction in energy use.

OpenTRV as a product is a novel valve controller, an open communications protocol and a boiler controller. OpenTRV as a company will supply reference designs, interoperability certification (akin to the WiFi-CERTIFIED programme of the WiFi Alliance) and specialist design services to industry (akin to ARM processor core licensing).

 

Get in touch

CONTACT

Mark Hill
opentrv@opentrv.org.uk
www.opentrv.org.uk

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