Last week we had Google Latitude that could have the capabilities of giving your employer your where abouts on your mobile phone. Now we have a power meter software to reduce electricity use.
Users will be able to monitor the Power Meter through their computers and other web-enabled devices using a special widget embedded on their personalized Google homepage.
As you already know the authorities can look into your computer without a search warrant. (Seeking out terrorists ) . With this wonderful new service from Google they will now have a knowledge of all your appliances, if you are still using high energy incandescent light bulbs it will come up on your PC and doors could be kicked in.
Maybe in the future you could be your ESB Bill will be penalized according to the energy rating of your appliances.