Overview: Formed in 1997, the ECHONET Consortium develops software and hardware to support a home network committed to energy conservation, security, home health care, and other domestic needs. The network uses power lines, radio frequency and infra-red to provide implementation of data transmission without the need for additional wiring.
Specifications: Available at: http://www.echonet.gr.jp/english/spec/index.htm
IPR Policy: Available at: http://www.echonet.gr.jp/english/kikaku_ninsyo/indicator.htm
Current Status: Active