Simply throwing water on a burning fire doesn’t always put out the flames. In fact, less water can be used if the entire environment is taken into account, water is not often always the solution either. Much like the fire, so too is your energy consumption and power supply consuming out of control. By understanding how each element and supply work with each other, it’s often a faster approach with greater knowledge to achieve the desired outcome, bill reduction.
To answer the inevitable, do you require an advanced energy monitoring device with your self-generated solar or energy solution? If you are serious about saving more on a daily basis, most definitely. Afterall, a car will only get you so far without its dashboard. Smarter power supplies exist below.