Smart appliance industry applies EEBus Data Model SPINE for smart use of energy. At the European Utility Week on the subject Consumer Energy Management, Whirlpool, the number one major appliance manufacturer released that they fully support the SPINE data models for white goods which is standardized in the European Smart Appliance Standard prEN 50631.

EEBus and Energy@home demonstrate consumer energy management and convergence of the communication standards together with ESMIG. Mark van Stiphout (EC, DG Energy, Deputy Head of Unit new energy technologies and innovation), welcomed the successful demonstration of EEBus and was interested in the further work of the initiative.