Days in the life of the Energy Aware Clock
2011 (English)In: Design Research Journal, no 1, 30-37 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
There is a potential for greater electricity savings if we can better understand how design affects behaviour. This paper describes om design of an energy awareness artefact - the Energy AWARE Clock- and discusses it in relation to behavioural processes in the home. The Energy AWARE Clock showed to play a significant role in drawing households' attention to their electricity use. It became a natural part of the household and conceptions of electricity became natmalized into informants' everyday language.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. no 1, 30-37 p.
Engineering and Technology Social Sciences Human Computer Interaction
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-49906OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-49906DiVA: diva2:460617
QC 201112012011-11-302011-11-302012-02-22Bibliographically approved