Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

Document And Entity Information (USD $)
6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2011
Apr. 11, 2012
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name TELKONET INC  
Document Type 10-Q  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   104,349,507
Entity Public Float $ 9,093,824  
Amendment Flag true  
Amendment Description See explanatory paragraph in 10-Q/A  
Entity Central Index Key 0001094084  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Voluntary Filers No  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2011  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2011  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2