Billing software solution introduced


EPCOR Merchant & Capital LP, a division of EPCOR Utilities Inc., a Canadian based utility providing energy and energy-related services and products across Canada and the US Pacific north-west, has contracted Itron Inc. to deliver its MV-PBS complex billing software solution. The system will enable EMC to provide retail customers with flexible, customised billing services and dynamic rate structures. MV-PBS provides unified data presentment for all data (interval, TOU, monthly or billing) and commodity types on a flexible platform that grows with an increase in the number of customers and customer needs.

MV-PBS supports the task of billing demand, energy rates, real-time pricing applications, interruptible rates and gas transportation for C&I customers, as well as transmission-related and settlement charges.