Performance Analysis of Smart Energy Monitoring Systems in Real-time

  • R. Govindarajan Department of Electrical Engineering, Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya University, India
  • S. Meikandasivam School of Electrical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology, India
  • D. Vijayakumar School of Electrical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology, India
Keywords: ZigBee, Internet of Things, GSM communication, cloud computing, smart grid

Abstract

The use of smart energy monitoring systems in buildings offers significant potential for energy saving. The introduction of a new kind of energy monitoring system is essential in the consumer-side in order to meet the demands of energy conservation. In this paper, four energy monitoring systems based on advanced wireless technology are proposed. The design and implementation of the smart real-time energy monitoring systems is analyzed with respect to their performance. The proposed systems utilize advanced wireless technologies like the Zigbee module, Internet of Things (IoT), Android Mobile Apps, and cloud computing for interfacing the information between the meters and the consumer end. A digital power meter is installed in the main panel, interfaced with a communication gateway and parameters such as voltage, current, power, power factor, and the harmonics of household appliances are measured in real-time. These systems provide power consumption details to the consumer and allow interacting with them by giving instant data such as live power tracking, identification of abnormal patterns of energy usage, energy bill estimation, and energy usage information.

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

References

J. Zheng, D. W. Gao, L. Lin, “Smart meters in smart grid: An overview”, IEEE Green Technologies Conference, Denver, USA, April 4-5, 2013

K. Vikram, S. Kumar, “Role of smart meters in smart grid”, Electrical India, Vol. 57, No. 6, pp. 38-46 2017

K. Baraka, M. Ghobril, S. Malek, R. Kanj, A. Kayssi, “Low cost arduino/android-based energy-efficient home automation system with smart task scheduling”, 5th International Conference on Computational Intelligence, Communication Systems, and Networks, Madrid, Spain, June 5-7, 2013

M. M. Albu, M. Sanduleac, C. Stanescu, “Syncretic use of smart meters for power quality monitoring in emerging networks”, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 485-492, 2017

M. Ruth, A. Pratt, M. Lunacek, S. Mittal, H. Wu, W. Jones, “Effects of home energy management systems on distribution utilities and feeders under various market structures: Preprint”, 23rd International Conference on Electricity Distribution, Lyon, France, June 15-18, 2015

R. Pereira, J. Figueiredo, R. Melicio, V. M. F. Mendes, J. Martins, J. C. Quadrado, “Consumer energy management system with integration of smart meters”, Energy Reports, Vol. 1, pp. 22-29, 2015

S. Hallur, R. R. Kulkarni, P. P. Patavardhan, “Smart components for a smart energy meter”, International Journal of Advance Research in Engineering, Science & Technology, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 544-556, 2017

R. A. Rashid, L. Chin, M. A. Sarijari, R. Sudirman, T. Ide, “Machine learning for smart energy monitoring of home appliances using IoT”, 11th International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks, Zagreb, Croatia, July 2-5, 2019

T. S. Choi, K. R. Ko, S. C. Park, Y. S. Jang, Y. T. Yoon, S. K. Im, “Analysis of energy savings using smart metering system and IHD (in-home display)”, Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition: Asia and Pacific, Seoul, South Korea, October 26-30, 2009

W. H. Kim, S. Lee, J. Hwang, “Real-time energy monitoring and controlling system based on ZigBee sensor networks”, Procedia Computer Science, Vol. 5, pp. 794–797, 2011

W. H. Kim, C. H. Hyun, M. J. Kim, “Zigbee based wireless energy surveillance system for energy savings”, International Journal of Electrical, Computers, Energetic, Electronic and Communication Engineering, Vol. 6, No. 10, pp. 1179-1183, 2012

C. Prapasawad, K. Pornprasitpol, W. Pora, “Development of an automatic meter reading system based on ZigBee PRO smart energy profile IEEE 802.15.4 standard”, IEEE International Conference on Electron Devices and Solid State Circuit, Bangkok, Thailand, December 3-5, 2012

R. Govindarajan, S. Meikandasivam, D. Vijayakumar, “Energy monitoring system using Zigbee and Arduino”, International Journal of Engineering & Technology, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 608-611, 2018

V. K. Sah, S. Brinda, J. Harish, U. Akshay, V. D. Mahto, S. Umapathy, “Smart energy meter”, International Journal of Engineering Science and Computing, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 16578-16581, 2018

A. S. Rao, S. V. Garige, “IoT based smart energy meter billing monitoring and controlling the loads”, International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 4S2, pp. 340-344, 2019

B. Sahani, T. Ravi, A. Tamboli, R. Pisal, “IoT based smart energy meter”, International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 96-102, 2017

A. Y. Devadhanishini, R. K. Malasri, N. Nandinipriya, V. Subashini, P. G. P. Gowri, “Smart power monitoring system using IoT”, 5th International Conference on Advanced Computing & Communication Systems, Coimbatore, India, March 15-16, 2019

R. Govindarajan, S. Meikandasivam, D. Vijayakumar, “Low cost Arduino based smart energy monitoring system using internet of things”, Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 170-177, 2019

K. Chooruang, K. Meekul, “Design of an IoT energy monitoring system”, Sixteenth International Conference on ICT and Knowledge Engineering, Bangkok, Thailand, November 21-23, 2018

L. M. Satapathy, S. K. Bastia, N. Mohanty, “Arduino based home automation using Internet of things (IoT)”, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, Vol. 118, No. 17, pp. 769-778, 2018

B. Bhagyashree, S. Kulkarni, R. D. Patane, “Energy management technology based on cloud network”, Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, pp. 23-26, 2014

N. D. Yadav, A. Wanjari, “Cloud based smart metering security access and monitoring system in the real time environment”, International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 1349-1353, 2014

R. Govindarajan, S. Meikandasivam, D. Vijayakumar, “Cloud computing based smart energy monitoring system”, International Journal of Scientific and Technology Research, Vol. 8, No. 10, pp. 886-890, 2019

P. Naveen, W. K. Ing, M. K. Danquah, A. S. Sidhu, A. Abu-Siada, “A cloud associated smart grid admin dashboard”, Engineering, Technology & Applied Science Research, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 2499-2507, 2018

I. Androulidakis, G. Kandus, “Mobile phone brand categorization vs. users’ security practices”, Engineering, Technology & Applied Science Research, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 30-35, 2011

Section
Articles

Metrics

Abstract Views: 93
PDF Downloads: 62

Metrics Information
Bookmark and Share