Quantifying the Extent of Energy Theft

Conference: Metering Africa 2001
Location: Accra, Ghana
Presenter: Deon Louw
Abstract: In this paper Louw presents an overview of the notion of energy theft and how this has impacted various levels of an energy-based institution. In particular he focusses on the battle of keeping the meter in control, the level of non-technical losses in the world, conventional metering, prepayment metering and concluding comments.