Ten years of metering highlights – 2006

Mag Cover - 2006

  • GE Energy announces the sale of its one millionth I-210 solid state residential electricity meter.
  • The Bayard Group buys Hunt Technologies and the Enermet Group OY, Finland, making it the largest metering group in the world.
  • The IEEE begins work on five standards to create a multi-source, plug-and-play communications
    environment for electricity, water and gas meters.
  • Landis+Gyr US ships its 1 millionth FOCUS® meter.
  • Elster Electricity receives accreditation as an authorised service provider from Measurement
  • Californian utility San Diego Gas & Electric plans to install smart meters for all its 1.3 electricity
    customers by 2010.
  • Echelon’s NES system is chosen by Swedish utility Vattenfall and Dutch utility NUON.