simple. social. sustainable.

SwitchHop is a free service that lets you see your home's energy usage, compare with friends' homes, track your daily spending and find ways to conserve.

Finally, I don't have to wait until my bill shows up to know what I'm spending on energy this month.

Jill Shaw

Lawyer

This is such a simple approach to managing my energy.

Alex Johnson

Stay At Home Parent

I love being able to watch my energy usage anywhere on my smart phone. This is the future of utilities.

Bernard St-Pierre

Teacher

Features

Buddy System

Buddy System

We're social! Compare yourself to friends to see if your usage is normal and help each other find ways to conserve. SwitchHop will also facilitate friendly competitions with one another.

Real-time Bill

Near Real-time Bill

Avoid a heart-attack from opening your bill when it arrives in your mail box. SwitchHop shows you a near real-time view of what you're spending on power and how much you're using.

Beautiful Reports

Beautiful Reports

Unleash your inner-analyst with intuitive reports that let you easily pinpoint opportunities for conservation, your historical progress and how you fare compared to other SwitchHoppers.

Manage Your Budget

Manage Your Budget

SwitchHop will help you stick to your energy budget. Create budget alerts that are sent to you via email or text when you're not going to hit your target. (coming soon)

See Your House Anywhere

See Your House Anywhere

SwitchHop travels well! It's completely internet-based so you can check-in on your house from anywhere you can get online. It plays with your smartphone, tablet or PC.

Learn From History

Learn From History

Don't let history repeat itself! SwitchHop makes it easy for you to bench your current usage against historical patterns to see if you're doing better or worse than you did in the past.

How does it work ?

How Does it Work ?

It's actually pretty darn simple:


  1. Create your account
  2. We get your smart meter information for you
  3. You use SwitchHop to understand your home's energy consumption and cost, help you reduce it and save yourself some cash.
About Us

About Us

Managing your home's energy doesn't have to be boring and complicated. We're an Ottawa-based group that thinks the utility experience needs to join the 21st century so we built the solution that we'd want to use. As you'll see, we put a big emphasis on simplicity, information accessibility and socialization. We hope you enjoy the experience!
It's All on the Interwebs

It's All on the Interwebs

That means you don't need any fancy-pants hardware to use SwitchHop. If you've got a PC, smartphone or tablet, you have everything you need to use the service.

We’re Beta

We're Beta

Dude, we're new at this! We'll be pushing new features to you regularly as we continue to grow our user base. Check out the SwitchHop blog - that's where we'll keep you up to date on what we're working on. Also, don't be shy! Send any and all feedback or suggestions to us.