Conference: Metering Africa 2000
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Presenter: Edwin Phala
Abstract: Presented by Edwin Phala at Metering Africa 2000. In this paper Phala discusses satelite AMR/GSM AMR applications for utility administering or implementing automatic meter reading. In particular he focusses on metering systems, manual and remote meter reading, electric meter reading, advantages and  disadvantages, Low earth orbit and its application for utility communication, human resourcer and cost comparrisons.