eCOP Smart Plug – for education

Teaching energy efficiency for a sustainable future

The eCOP Smart Plug is a colourful WiFi socket that energizes education and inspires students to learn about and save energy through EdTech innovation.

eCOP smart plug

Smart plug projects for different age groups

Explore creative and experimental projects that fuel innovative thinking.

Age 6-12

Age 13-15

Age 16-18

Age 18+

Learn to save electricity while playing

Teaching the next generation about energy consumption is vital.

With our creative and engaging games, students learn energy-saving practices while having fun.

Age 6-12

Treasure hunt with eCOP smart plug

Energy Treasure Hunt

“Energy Treasure Hunt” is an educational game designed to raise awareness about energy conservation and promote sustainable practices.

The game combines elements of scavenger hunts and environmental education to engage children in a fun and interactive learning experience.

energy vampires

Energy Vampire hunting

Learn to identify Energy Vampires and preserve energy. 

The game makes students aware of standby consumption and energy waste. 

Electricity to ice cream

Electricity to ice cream

Learn to save electricity and money.

Calculate how many of your favourite ice creams you have earned.

      Educational real-life assignments and activities

      Learn programming, physics and mathematics while gaining insights into real-life scenarios.

      Age 13-15

      Sustainable house

      Design a “GREEN” Dream House

      Learn about energy optimization solutions.

      Focus on efficient lighting and appliances, as well as smart automation.

      Present the designs to the class. Discuss the principles of sustainable home design.

      energy budget

      Virtual energy budgeting

      Assign students a virtual budget for daily or weekly energy consumption.

      Students use the eCOP smart plug to monitor and control devices, ensuring they stay within their allocated energy budget.

      Discuss strategies for prioritizing energy use and making conscious choices.

      Electricity usage data

      Energy consumption simulation

      Simulate different scenarios with the smart plug, such as turning off all non-essential devices during a peak energy consumption period. Use the hourly energy prices in the Wappsto platform. 

      Predict the impact on energy savings and discuss the results as a class.

      block programming

      Programming basics: avoid energy waste

      Learn to use logic with no-code programming blocks and install these on the eCOP

      Gain insights about energy usage patterns and optimize electricity consumption.

      Assignments focused on energy management and IoT

      Learn programming, data science, physics and mathematics while gaining insights into IoT and energy management.

      Age 16-18

      electricity consumption analysis

      Energy visualisation

      Create visual representations of energy consumption data collected through the eCOP smart plug.

      Use graphs and infographics to communicate your findings effectively.

      Discover and discuss energy usage patterns.

      wappsto blocks

      Level up your programming skills and automate energy usage

      Learn to use logic and implement automation rules to enable smart actions based on predefined conditions with no-code programming blocks.

      Optimize electricity consumption and create smart and useful automated schedules.

      Electricity price data

      Energy cost and CO2 emissions

      Focus on mathematics

      Learn about electricity costs using collected the consumption data with the eCOP.

      Create scenarios for calculating monthly energy bills and compare the costs of various appliances.

      Evaluate the impact on the environment, calculate CO2 emissions and make a plan for energy optimizations.

      Projects for university research and students

      • Integration with MATLAB
      • Data import and export
      • R-Shiny data visualization
      • Out-of-the-box data visualization
      • Data pipelines
      • Edge computing

      Age 18+

      We have a long track record with educational institutions and EU projects.

      EU Projects

      EU Projects

      Universities we worked with

      machine learning

      Machine Learning + AI using R and Python

      Incorporate machine learning algorithms and AI into your projects.

      Analyze historical data, predict future energy usage patterns and make proactive suggestions for energy optimization.

      advanced automations

      Advanced automations and data integrations

      Implement energy-efficient automation by analyzing usage patterns and weather data and energy prices.

      Learn to create advanced automation tasks that combine multiple integrations and devices to automatically adjust lighting, temperature, and other parameters to minimize energy consumption.

      energy application development

      Create your own IoT applications

      Create user-friendly interfaces for both mobile and web platforms, allowing users to monitor and control connected devices remotely.

      Learn to integrate 3-rd party services to collect data, like electricity, water, and gas consumption.

      Consider incorporating features like real-time consumption tracking, device scheduling, and automation rules.

      Time series calculator

      Time-series: data exploration and preprocessing

      Explore and understand the historical data sets. Learn to address the outliers, and handle missing data values.

      Learning about energy with our WiFi socket

      measure electricity consumptions with smart plug


      Learn about energy by measuring the energy consumption of different appliances.
      electricity consumption analysis


      Learn to analyse data and graphs by looking at measured data in dashboards.
      ecop control and automation


      Develop programming skills by creating your own actions either manually or with no-code automations.

      The eCOP Smart Plug teaches students about energy consumption. It offers real and meaningful learning that can be used in school and at home.

      With unlimited projects, this EdTech tool is scalable in complexity and can match the students’ competencies and age.

      The device enables students to examine real-life experiments and enhance their analytical skills through pattern recognition and comparisons thus making the eCOP Smart Plug an essential EdTech tool in the classroom and beyond.

      Embrace the world of EdTech with our WiFi socket. Let your students learn about sustainability through educational technology that promotes energy-saving practices.

      Our ambition with the eCOP Smart Plug

      We want to equip students with the technical skills needed for a sustainable future.

      By making educational technology more fun and hands-on, you can fuel your students’ innovative thinking and problem-solving skills.

      Learn about energy, data, IoT, programming, and automations.

      Develop technical skills and awareness towards energy savings

      Use colours to teach electricity consumption

      A relatable device that measures electricity consumption, can switch On/Off and controlable LED lights.

      electricity price to smart plug color

      Smart plug with smart automations

      Activate the program on the plug to change LED colour based on

      • electricity consumption
      • electricity price or
      • CO2 emissions

      Easy setup of this WiFi socket

      Connect the smart plug to Wi-Fi and Wappsto Cloud.


      Let us get in touch

      +45 46 922 722