NorthQ Power Reader
Video - Installation of device
This wireless Z-Wave power meter lets you remotely monitor actual and accumulated power consumption.
The NorthQ Smart Meter Sensor is designed to read meter values from conventional electromechanical and electronic meters with precision to 0.1kWh. Its compact size makes it easy to install in any distribution board next to existing cabling and electrical equipment.
The device reports the meter value wirelessly to the Z-Wave controller every 15 minutes. If the Z-Wave network is unavailable, the NorthQ data logger will store values for up to 3 months.
To create a connection between the wireless transmitter and the controller, it is necessary to include the sensor using the inclusion function:
Note: If you could not include device, first you have to do exclusion.
If you are using Vera Edge. You can use 3rd party application for monitoring consuption. Device is compatible with user interface UI7.
Example of such application is NorthQ Watt Calculator, you can insstall it easily in Menu in VERA UI7, choose submenu Apps – Install apps. You find Northq Watt Calculator and wait until installation will be completed.
Note: There is available software from manufacter of device for free, but it could be used only with controller from their company (NorthQ).