Participatory data analysis: A new method for investigating human energy practices

Gerd Kortuem*, Jacky Bourgeois, Janet Van Der Linden, Blaine Price

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This paper presents a novel data-driven method to investigate the interdependence between technology design and human energy practices. The method - called Participatory Data - makes use of fine-grained energy data collected via smart meters and smart plugs, and behaviour visualisation during home visits to spark self-reflection among householders.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)32-34
Number of pages3
JournalCEUR Workshop Proceedings
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
Event2nd International Conference on ICT for Sustainability 2014, ICT4S-WS 2014, Co-Located with ICT4S 2014 - Stockholm, Sweden
Duration: 24 Aug 201427 Aug 2014


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