GE Consumer Industrial showcases energy efficient home automation technology in Dubai


1. Complements GE’s ecomagination initiative for sustainable developmentHo
2. HabiTEQ is a flexible solution for energy efficiency, safety and comfort in homes

General Electric Consumer & Industrial showcased an innovative home automation solution, HabiTEQ, in Dubai that promotes energy efficiency, safety and comfort in homes. In line with GE’s ecomagination initiative that enables customers and users to meet pressing environmental challenges, HabiTEQ is essentially a pre-wired electrical distribution and home automation solution that integrates multiple user interfaces through touch screens.

Mr. Philippe Bertrand, General Manager Consumer & Industrial, Global Market Development, said: “Energy efficiency is now highly regarded as a social responsibility to which individuals can contribute effectively. HabiTEQ is a perfect complement to the ‘Green Building’ initiative currently rolled out in Dubai to encourage home-users to promote sustainable practices involving energy efficiency.”

HabiTEQ helps manage efficient residential living spaces and also cuts costs for end-users. Home owners have the ability to control applications and manage energy usage by seamlessly integrating safety, security, lighting, climate, audio and other lifestyle aspects. It is provided in four standard scalable versions that can accommodate virtually any application. It is programmed to work with any wall-mounted switch, on any HMI, for renovations or new construction projects.

Easy to install in apartments or villas, HabiTEQ can be infinitely customizable through software for adding tangible value for builders, installers and homeowners.

Initial response to the launch of HabiTEQ has been encouraging. Several international technical solutions speakers addressed the audience on GE’s home automation solutions capabilities.

GE Consumer & Industrial is at the forefront of developing advanced technologies and solutions that enhance the quality of lifestyle of end-users – at homes and the workplace.

For further information on HabiTEQ, please contact General Electric at (+9714) 313 1200.

About GE:

GE (NYSE:GE) is a diversified global infrastructure, finance and media company that is built to meet essential world needs. From energy, water, transportation and health to access to money and information, GE serves customers in more than 100 countries and employs more than 300,000 people worldwide. GE is Imagination at Work. For more information, visit the company’s Web site at

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