Sense app controlling Tesla charging with excess solar

Recently the Tesla API (as seen in the Tesla App) became able to change the car’s charge rate remotely. This means that the Sense App now knows how much excess solar production there is AND it could send signals to our Teslas to absorb that excess instead of letting it got back to the grid where we lose it’s value.

My Sense is NEVER going to be able to detect my Tesla as I don’t charge full speed all the way to full (which you shouldn’t do), so I have put a TP-Link on it and turn it on during the day. But if Sense really wanted to help those of us with Teslas they should add this charging integration to maximize our Tesla/Solar/Sense investment.

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