ECE497 Project Tweet-A-Watt

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Team members: Chris Andrews

Executive Summary

This project is based off of two projects and bringing the results to the Beaglebone Black. The first project is Tweet-a-Watt. This takes a signal from a Kill-A-Watt power meter and reports it to a host computer. The second one is RaspiWatt. This modified the first project in order to use a Raspberry Pi instead of a general purpose computer.

This should be fully working but I am having issues getting a working Beaglebone to test it.

What needs to be implemented is the cleaning up of the code to eliminate unnecessary things such as the pi plate code.


If you have hardware, consider Small Build, Big Execuition for ideas on the final packaging.

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Future Work

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