With the recent release of Google Cloud Scheduler to beta, we’ve published a step-by-step tutorial on using Cloud Scheduler to schedule start/stop of GCE VM instances. Please take a look!
In parallel, we’re also looking into ways to make scheduling VM operations even easier.matthew taylor commented
VMPower free tier is prohibitively low. Any number of "real" instances require paid subcription that far exceeds potential savings for an individual server. As an individual who is using GCP for personal/lab projects a simple scheduler would be fantasticmatthew taylor supported this idea ·