WaterSmart software for a more water-wise lifestyle

WaterSmart Software, a small startup in San Francisco, is working with local water districts in California and other states to transform meter data into easy-to-understand home water reports that are mailed directly to homeowners or made accessible via the Web and mobile devices.

AUDIO: Water Tool for Park City Starts

Park City Municipal this month will roll out the new WaterSmart program helping residents know if they’re keeping up with the Joneses in terms of water use and conservation. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

WaterSmart featured as California drought relief option

Social pressure can have a powerful impact on behavior. The East Bay Municipal Utility District has used this to its advantage, partnering with a San Francisco startup called WaterSmart. Together, these organizations reduced water usage in households by 5 percent in an experiment by showing people how they stack up to their neighbors.