Many countries have started or are already in the middle of utility metering rollouts, and as such, this industry is now seeing the first examples of project maturity.

Meter manufacturers and operators are looking for more cost-effective solutions for the next meter generation. Besides establishing highly integrated manufacturing processes, huge cost savings can be achieved by smart purchasing strategies; the main focus lies on the most expensive components.

This article was originally published in Smart Energy International 1-2019.  The full article will be published on 22 March 2019, but you can read the full article via our digital magazine today.