This Smart App enables OVO Energy Smart Meter customers pull in live electricy and gas usage data into the SmartThings ecosystem.
Notable features include:
Create CoRE based rules using live energy data such as shutting down appliances on high energy usage or detecting high energy usage when ST is in away mode.
Set limits on electricity and gas daily costs and get notified when the limits are exceeded.
Pull in energy usage data into SmartTiles
Continuously calculates energy usage comparisons from previous day
Graph showing last 7 day electricity and gas usage in device tile.
IMPORTANT: This integration requires a Smart Gateway from OVO Energy. OVO Energy are kindly offering existing OVO smart meter customers who are users of this forum a Smart Gateway by request. Reach out to @Teld_47. https://www.ovoenergy.com/ovo-answers/topics/smart-technology/smart-gateway/whats-a-smart-gateway.html
WARNING: This is NOT backwards compatible with the older versions of the OVO Energy Smart Gateway Device Handler code (V1) but can be run alongside so you can migrate any SmartApps over to the new V2.0 devices and then remove the old V1.0 ones.
Smart App - OVO Energy (Connect) v2.2.5- Updated 25/01/2017 22:20
- Stop notifications when total power and cost values are TBD from OVO API
Device Handler - OVO Energy Meter v2.4.2 - Updated 11/01/2017 23:50
- Resolve Android issues for Chart data.
This integration is provided completely free of charge and is open source. If however you really feel like it, you can make a donation here
To install the OVO Energy (Connect) app:
Add the OVO Energy (Connect) app from GitHub as a new ‘My SmartApps’, select create from code option and paste. Save and Publish.
Add the OVO Energy Meter V2.0 device type from GitHub as a new ‘My Device Handlers’, select create from code option and paste. Save and Publish.
Add the OVO Energy (Connect) app within the ST app from the Marketplace under ‘My Apps’
Add your OVO Energy account credentials (email and password) and select ‘Done’ on top right of app.
You should be able to select your smart meters in the configuration screen.
Once you have selected your devices, click Done on the top right.
Your selected devices should automatically be configured and appear under ‘Things’ with the label ‘OVO Gas/Electricity Smart Meter’