Prepayment systems practical implications – keypad vs. smartcard


Conference: Metering, Billing, CRM/CIS Middle East 2005
Location: Dubai, UAE
Presenter: Khalid Tubaileh
Abstract: In this paper Tubaileh analyses the proposition that prepayment metering be widely implemented and administered across the Middle East. He goes into great lengths describing the reasoning behind prepayment, energy theft, technical comparrisons and a cost-benefit analysis.