Measuring calibrated Hue energy usage via bridge

By Atomstar on Sunday 4 August 2019 11:21 - Comments (1)
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I'm trying to break down where my household electricity usage goes, and lighting is one rather difficult to quantify since there are many devices that have somewhat irregular usage patterns. To alleviate this, I wrote a script to query the Hue (compatible) bulb brightness from the Hue bridge, convert this to power via brightness-to-power calibration curves, and store this to InfluxDB.

I also documented this along with the script at Github.

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