Ten years of metering highlights – 2004


Mag cover - 2004

  • Bayard Energy, a division of Australian-based Bayard Capital, acquires Landis+Gyr, which is awarded a 1.5 million meter point AMR order from ACEA, of Rome, Italy.
  • Ontario, Canada announces plans to introduce smart metering to all customers by 2010.
  • All C&I customers in Europe can choose their energy supplier.
  • The European Measuring Instruments Directive is finally ratified.
  • IMS Research reports installed base of electricity meters in EMEA to be 398 M meters, with 246 M in the Americas. Installed gas meters are 187M in EMEA and 84M in the Americas. Installed water meters are 243M in EMEA and 139M in the Americas.
  • Australian Country Energy and Ampy Email Metering launch Australia’s first advanced metering project.