Advanced Metering

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January 4, 2013

By the end of 2016, the global installed base of advanced (communicating) electricity meters is expected to double, according to a new market study from IMS Research.

Article
December 11, 2012

The electric utility industry is rapidly modernizing the electric grid through deployment of advanced systems. As utilities are deploying smart meters, however, they are facing a key issue: Should they integrate ancillary secondary programs to the metering part of a smart grid deployment or operate them on separate platforms?

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August 28, 2012

IMS Research forecasts the U.S. market for smart metering backhaul infrastructure to sustain annual revenues near $200 million, even as smart electricity meter shipments decline.

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August 13, 2012

Without a palpable end-use customer demand for Smart Grid technology, progress could slow down due to safety and security concerns

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July 23, 2012

SecureState has announced the public release of the full open source code of Termineter, a framework that allows users to assess the security of smart meter utility meters over the optical interface.

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June 18, 2012

Oncor has become one of the first utilities in the nation to respond to a national initiative as it provides its customers with another tool to monitor and manage their energy use as it launches The Green Button on the state's Smart Meter Texas Portal.

Article
May 1, 2012

The increasing demand for energy in North America has compelled utilities to upgrade the electric and distribution network in the region, giving a huge boost to the advanced meter infrastructure (AMI) market.

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January 5, 2012

Smart meter and smart grid deployments have risen significantly during 2011, particularly in North America.

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August 8, 2011

ComEd customers could save $2.8 billion on their electric bills over the 20-year life of the smart meters according to a comprehensive analysis by Black & Veatch, the consultancy charged with evaluating the one-year smart meter pilot approved by the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC).