prepaid meters

Africa Electrification

Africa’s power industry – insights in 2020

Perhaps more than in any other global region, Sub-Saharan Africa’s economic development remains tied to sustained growth in the power sector. The anticipated economic gains of the 2020s will depend in large part on bringing electricity to over 600 million people in the region that currently lack it, writes Steve Chakerian, a senior analyst at smart infrastructure market intelligence firm Northeast Group.
UK COVID-19

UK Gov introduces measures to protect energy-poor from COVID-19

The UK government has agreed on new emergency measures with the energy industry to protect the domestic energy supply of energy-poor citizens during the disruption caused by COVID-19.
solar energy

Manage non-technical losses

Unpaid bills, electricity theft and meter tampering have challenged utilities since the installation of the first electricity meters. Now the market, facing enormous business challenges, is actively seeking some form of transformation to ensure sustainability.
Isle of Man

Isle of Man to use IoT-enabled prepaid metering system

Manx Utilities to initiate the replacement of their existing prepayment metering system with a new Secure Open Communications platform for the Isle of Man.
SOCAR

Azerbaijan expands ten-year prepaid meter deal

SOCAR Azerigas Production Union, a part of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic, has signed a contract with Itron for the supply and...

ADD Grup partners for smart meter production in Egypt

ADD GRUP together with UAE company HERMAS and Egyptian organisation Maasara Company for Engineering Industries have announced a smart meter production agreement in Egypt. As...
world water day

Government the most difficult customer to deal with, says utility CEO

The government is the most difficult customer to deal with, said Gigt Sageme, CEO at ‎Central Region Water Board of Malawi during a roundtable...
energy meter

200,000 smart electricity meters to be installed in Bihar, India

Patna will see work begin on the installation of 200,000 prepaid smart electricity meters. These electricity meters will be used to increase consumer convenience, as...
energy efficiency standards

IEC updates global standard for prepaid meters

The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) has revised a key international standard to enhance the security and functionality of prepaid meters and related systems. The revised...

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