Ten years of metering highlights – 1999


Mag cover - 1999

  • The first Metering Europe conference & exhibition is held in Madrid, Spain.
  • Spain’s electricity market is fully deregulated.
  • The first Windows software for meter test systems is introduced.
  • Peco Energy Company in Philadelphia announces a fixed data network AMR system for 2 million electricity and gas meters.
  • Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority implements island-wide AMR system to cover 1.3 M sites.
  • Some 15 million customers – more than half the total number in the UK – can choose their electricity supplier.
  • Invensys Measurement Services (IMServ LLC) is created to provide an innovative range of services for gas, water and electricity utilities.