AMI contract awarded


City of Seattle, which operates electricity and water utilities serving 350,000 customer sites, has appointed Cellnet Technology Inc. to provide advanced metering technology to part of its service territory. Cellnet’s two-way fixed network AMI solution was selected after a tender process; it will be fully owned and operated by Seattle City Light.

Cellnet systems have been deployed in over 13 million meter endpoints; they support high bandwidth, on-demand meter reading and provide a range of utility software applications designed to reduce costs and improve customer service.