NextHome, a connected smart home with a direct current (DC) power distribution system, operates as a “living lab” within NextEnergy’s testing and validation platforms. The DC power distribution system allows companies to test and demonstrate next generation energy technologies in a real world environment without conversion from alternating current (AC) to DC at the point of use. This includes, LED lighting, HVAC, appliances, consumer electronics, renewable energy, energy storage, energy management systems, open source communication systems, and electric vehicles.

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