Revised ZigBee Smart Energy 2.0 draft 0.7 available for comment


Bob Heile,
ZigBee Alliance
San Ramon, CA, U.S.A. — (METERING.COM) — July 18, 2011 – The revised version of the ZigBee Smart Energy version 2.0 standard is available for public review and comment for a 30-day period ending August 15.

Smart Energy 2.0 is aimed to provide an IP-based energy management solution capable of running on both wired and wireless communication protocols, including those supported by the HomeGrid Forum, the HomePlug Powerline Alliance, the Wi-Fi Alliance and the ZigBee Alliance.

The draft 0.7 document includes progress made by the Smart Energy Working Group on a variety of topics identified during the last ballot. The draft now enters the next 30-day ballot period, while simultaneously the comment period runs.

“The ZigBee Alliance is committed to shepherding Smart Energy 2 through the various development milestones as efficiently and effectively as possible,” said Bob Heile, chairman of the ZigBee Alliance. “Gathering public input will ensure that Smart Energy 2 is a robust industry standard developed with the highest levels of participation and industry cooperation.”

Comments on the Smart Energy 2.0 Public Application Profile may be made online at, where also all documents can be found.