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Domain Knowledge Aids in Signal Disaggregation; the Example of the Cumulative Water Heater

In this article we present an unsupervised low-frequency method aimed at detecting and disaggregating the power used by Cumulative Water Heaters (CWH) in residential homes. Our model circumvents the inherent difficulty of unsupervised signal …

Bayesian model of electrical heating disaggregation

Adoption of smart meters is a major milestone on the path of European transition to smart energy. The residential sector in France represents ≈35% of electricity consumption with ≈40% (INSEE) of households using electrical heating. The number of …