We love the electric utility rates database. It allows customers to see the cost per kWh. If the market decides to go to time of use (TOU) then we have a pretty neat idea to make this database more valuable.
If you could build this as a dynamic platform that updates in real time developers could use this dataset to create smart machines, like a smart washer machine. We When the price is right. The device turns on.
Don't get hung up on the semantics of what "the price is right means". Let just agree that absolving hedge management strategies from the energy provider could help optimize the home.