Dominican Republic adopts LPWAN for advanced metering


Edenorte, a utility based in the Dominican Republic, has selected Trilliant for the provision of a communications network for smart metering operations; using Trilliant’s low power wide area network (LPWAN) to connect some 30,000 smart meters.

The technology is providing Edernote with a reliable and strong communications platform which will help the utility improve grid management and operations in real-time through smart grid capabilities.

The utility will be leveraging the Trilliant solution for both industrial and commercial purposes.

“At Edenorte, we are committed to delivering electric power with quality and in a sustainable manner to our customers,” said José Elías Lizardo, measurement manager for Edenorte. “We are convinced that we must rely on technological solutions that are efficient and are confident to call Trilliant our ally in this process.”

“We are thrilled to work with Edenorte to revolutionise their metering processes,” said Nick Matchett, managing director of the Americas for Trilliant. “It is our passion to provide partners with the best solutions that increase their overall organizational efficiency and immediately benefit their customers.”