|Title||Modular Communications Interface for Energy Managemen|
|Committee||CEA R7.8 MODULAR COMMUNICATION INTERFACE FOR ENERGY MANAGEMENT|
This standard specifies a modular communications interface (MCI) to facilitate communications with residential devices for applications such as energy management. The MCI provides a standard interface for energy management signals and messages to reach devices. Such devices may include an energy management hub, an energy management controller, an energy management agent, a residential gateway, an energy services interface, a sensor, a thermostat, an appliance, or other consumer products.