Control4 Energy Management System Steamboat Springs provides you with using digital Smart Meters with a dual communication facility to receive and send information to and from you. These meters gather the electricity consumption rate. They also capture the surplus electricity that is generated by the distributed generation output sources such as wind turbines and solar panels. The meters measure electricity usage in intervals of fifteen minutes usually. They can give you important information about your electricity consumption patterns. They can even give the possibility to retail electric providers to offer you services like time-of-use rates. These Smart Meters automate not just the meter reading but also manage the electricity connection and disconnection that can help reduce the time for new electric service to be connected.