AMR/AMI SYSTEM ARTICLES

Addressing the challenges of deploying water AMI

While much of the recent publicity around Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) and Smart Metering revolves around electric utility projects, the consideration of water AMI continues to accelerate.

Elster meter platform supports new IEEE standard

Elster's REXUniversal meter is compliant with the recently published 4g amendment to the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 802.15 standard, making it the first interoperable ...

Smart grid industry players drive adoption of IEEE radio standard

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has released the 802.15.4g radio standard, a global wireless networking standard enabling interoperable communications between certain s...

Mueller to supply water meters, systems for American Water

Under a new agreement, Mueller Systems will supply American Water with water meters and automated meter reading (AMR) systems to improve operational efficiencies and customer service...

Louisiana multi-utility to maximize smart grid investment with Aclara meter data management solution

Lafayette Utilities System (LUS) in Lafayette, La., will implement the Aclara Meter Data Management (MDM) system to achieve maximum benefit from its AMI and other smart grid investments...

Meter data management solution achieves MultiSpeak compliance

MeterSense has become the world's first meter data management (MDM) application to be successfully tested for compliance with the latest MultiSpeak 4.1 specification...

Water utility in Spain to manage water resources more efficiently with Elster water meters

The Consorcio de Aguas de Bilbao Bizkaia in Spain has selected Elster to supply up to 42,000 S220 single-jet water meters over the next 24 months...

Smart water meter investment to save city $20 million over 20 years

The City of Barrie, Ontario, is saving $600,000 to $1 million annually since launching its smart grid for water project...

Portugal water utility rolls out water network monitoring, water loss reduction solution

A water utility in Cascais, Portugal, has rolled out an innovative water network monitoring service provided by TaKaDu...

Smart water meters from Sensus to help Maine community detect leaks, improve operations

Kennebec Water District (KWD) in Maine is deploying Sensus technologies for its intelligent water management program...

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