If you are interested in smart energy metering and home energy gateways, you must check out this demo of a reference platform Freescale has put together and that is powered by Windows Embedded Compact 7.
You will notice the nice Silverlight for Windows Embedded UI.
A Home Energy Gateway reference platform featuring i.MX283, MC13224V, 9S08QE32, MC34726 and running Windows Embedded Compact 7. The home energy gateway is the interface between the utility-controlled smart grid and energy-consuming in-house objects.
[tags]home energy gateway,han,gateway,smart grid[/tags]