Latest Electricity meter Stories

2014-01-16 08:23:10

Cooperation agreement sees cutting edge smart metering systems from Landis+Gyr for German utility ZUG, Switzerland, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landis+Gyr, the global leader in smart metering and grid management solutions, has signed a cooperation agreement with German utility EnBW for the piloting of state of the art smart metering systems. The agreement is the first of its kind: it involves a smart metering system that meets German data protection requirements, which demand the...

2014-01-16 08:22:58

Fully integrated, scalable and affordable in-home energy management systems are now available for service providers to adopt, tailor and roll-out to their own retail customers CAMBRIDGE, England, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Energy Options (geo) is proud to announce the launch of its "Connected System" architecture, which gives service providers all the pieces they need to build customised, own-brand energy management solutions for their retail customers. geo's components work...

2014-01-15 23:21:47

Nighthawk’s RDM-960 is both a standalone AMI (Advanced Metering Infrastructure) meter and simultaneously an ERT Collector, listening for ERT (Encoder Receiver Transmitter radio) readings broadcast by other meters in its immediate vicinity. Irving, TX (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Nighthawk announces the launch of its new RDM-960 AMI module with ERT Collector option, integrated within an advanced electric meter platform. Nighthawk’s RDM-960 is both a standalone AMI (Advanced Metering...

2014-01-15 16:27:53

DUBLIN, January 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9rp2rb/electricity) has announced the addition of the "Global Electricity Meters (Smart Meters) Market For Residential, Commercial and Industrial Applications 2013 - 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9rp2rb/electricity ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Favorable regulatory conditions are...

2014-01-06 12:22:50

ROYAL OAK, Mich., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following last weekend's heavy snowfall across much of Michigan, Consumers Energy is asking customers to keep safety in mind by making sure their gas furnace fresh air intake pipes and gas/electric meters are free of snow and ice. "With the large amount of snow that fell over the past two days, we have received numerous no-heat calls from customers, particularly those who live in mobile homes where chimneys are located on top of flat roofs. Snow...

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