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Q8LCS: A Mobile Application to Remotely Control Electricity Consumption

by Amir Zeid, Aisha AL-Kandari, Nadia AL-Fadhli, Amina AL-Anssari, ZibaEbrahimi
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 14 - Number 8
Year of Publication: 2011
Authors: Amir Zeid, Aisha AL-Kandari, Nadia AL-Fadhli, Amina AL-Anssari, ZibaEbrahimi
10.5120/1906-2447

Amir Zeid, Aisha AL-Kandari, Nadia AL-Fadhli, Amina AL-Anssari, ZibaEbrahimi . Q8LCS: A Mobile Application to Remotely Control Electricity Consumption. International Journal of Computer Applications. 14, 8 ( February 2011), 8-12. DOI=10.5120/1906-2447

@article{ 10.5120/1906-2447,
author = { Amir Zeid, Aisha AL-Kandari, Nadia AL-Fadhli, Amina AL-Anssari, ZibaEbrahimi },
title = { Q8LCS: A Mobile Application to Remotely Control Electricity Consumption },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { February 2011 },
volume = { 14 },
number = { 8 },
month = { February },
year = { 2011 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 8-12 },
numpages = {9},
url = { https://ijcaonline.org/archives/volume14/number8/1906-2447/ },
doi = { 10.5120/1906-2447 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
%0 Journal Article
%1 2024-02-06T20:02:49.797887+05:30
%A Amir Zeid
%A Aisha AL-Kandari
%A Nadia AL-Fadhli
%A Amina AL-Anssari
%A ZibaEbrahimi
%T Q8LCS: A Mobile Application to Remotely Control Electricity Consumption
%J International Journal of Computer Applications
%@ 0975-8887
%V 14
%N 8
%P 8-12
%D 2011
%I Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Abstract

Electricity consumption and production are two of the main causes of energy crisis, global heating and environmental pollution. Many solutions have been introduced to lower electricity consumption. The main ideas to solve the problem include raising awareness, giving live feedback to users and providing some tools for them to control their homes remotely.

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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

Electricity consumption monitor web-services