Our Tier 2 strips are where the new energy efficiency journey begins

Emberstrip® 8AV+

  • Class-leading data processing power
  • IR shielding from stray CFL and sunlight IR
  • Power sensing for reliable control
  • Adjustable active standby timer control
  • Surge protection (1,974 Joules)

Emberstrip® 8AV+ (Bluetooth®)

  • Class-leading data processing power
  • IR shielding from stray CFL and sunlight IR
  • Power sensing for reliable control
  • Adjustable active standby timer control
  • Surge protection (1,974 Joules)

Leave dead end solutions behind

Embertec invented the Tier 2 advanced powerstrip. We’re the brains behind Active Powerdown® and many other Tier 2 APS innovations fundamental to delivering seamless energy savings. 

Our Tier 2 APS products address both standby and active power waste, creating an automated way for consumers to save energy and money. We’re not just meeting the standards. We are the standard. With over 70 patent filings, our investment in innovation is your investment in program performance.

What drives Tier 2 APS energy savings?

Masterful—yet masterless control accurately senses power consumed by all controlled devices.

Smart sensing technology uses true RMS power sensing and infrared filtering.

Independently proven by utilities to reduce energy consumption and increase savings.

Settings feature variable power-down timers and automatically adjustable switching thresholds.

Wings earned. Boxes checked.

Your customers don’t live in laboratories, so why test Tier 2 advanced powerstrips in one? Embertec has the only Tier 2 APS independently tested by utilities and other qualified third-parties in real households and commercial offices. The proof of our energy savings is in the independent third-party reports. Our products easily meet the highest international standards. After all, we created the standard. Here’s everything you need to utilize our Tier 2 APS in your energy efficiency programs.

Intelligence driven savings

Our Bluetooth communicating strip is an ideal introductory education tool for low income programs.

Third-Party Reports

Implementers supported.

Embertec offers implementer training free of charge. With Tier 2 APS as the first step into the internet of things (IoT) space, we put implementers at the core of a household’s connected and efficient home future.

Contact us to discover how our Tier 2 APS products are simply the start of the implementer’s earnings journey.

*Independently verified by utilities, these statistics show the actual savings in residential homes and commercial offices.

CalPlug Report

Based on independent U.S. and international field trials on Embertec Tier 2 APS products.

Illinois Statewide Approval

Based on independent utility field trials on Embertec Tier 2 APS products.(Page 54)

California Technical Forum Approved Commercial Tier 2 APS

Based on independent utility field trials on Embertec Tier 2 APS PC+ products.

California Statewide Technology Comparison Summary

Summary of the utility field trial in California

California Statewide Approval

Based on independent utility field trials on Embertec Tier 2 APS products only.

Embertec Tier 2 AV APS Illinois Approval

California Statewide Technology Comparison

Based on utility field trial showing the difference in savings between the two leading T2 APS on the market

Fully compatible with the unmotivated.

Instead of trying to change customer behavior, our Tier 2 advanced powerstrip works with current behaviors. That’s what drives our customer retention rates. We made getting started painless. Setup is quick and easy, and there are no manual adjustments needed. Our class-leading energy savings are as simple as plug and play.

250 +kWh

potential annual savings

24/7

customer support

Tested on humans.

With millions of devices installed globally, our technology is proven. Evolved through six generations, you don’t have to experiment on your customers with unproven products. Our Tier 2 advanced powerstrip has been tested in over one million homes and offices in just the past four years.

MILLIONS

of Tier 2 devices installed

PROVEN

customer satisfaction + retention