Alexa Skill in developement


#1

hello,

Latest weekend I developed an alexa Skill integrated with pvoutput, the skill is already translated in English and Italian, but it’s not ready to be released to public since doesn’t yet handle multiple API keys.

The skill reply to question like

“What is production of today”
“What is production of day”
“What is production of month”

If someone it interested and with autorization from pvouput team can be made available to the public.

The skill make use of a lambda function within my free tier in amazon aws, so if may user get connected, I can erode fast the free 1.000.000/Month lambda calls. Supposing a 100 call/month per user I have 10000 user before I start to pay something.

Awaiting your feedback.


#2

Happy to help/particpate in any way I can. I have a grid of 26 panels with Enphase inverters, a Rainforest Eagle that tracks consumption, 8 Amazon Echoes, and 4 Google Home devices!


#3

Hi, glad you’re interested in. PM me with your email (I need the one registered in your echoes) a read only API Key and a system ID the skill is not yet multiuser, I have to create a dynamoDB of usernames and a method for easyly populate it. I can try with you as a beta tester populating the table by hand, for production ready I need to find a way to populate it automatically.

Get in touch by mail.

Bye

Marco


#4

Skill is in beta stage, if someone want to partecipate I need first the email address. Language supported Italian and English, other language on request with help of translators.


#5

Skill is in public beta available to the public on alexa skill store as “Photovoltaic Data” for US friends and “Dati Fotovoltaico” for Italians.

More languages (en-UK,en-IN,en-CA) came soon, more languages on request but I need translators.

Marco