Chuck Armatys, an electric industry strategic marketing manager, says, “Working with GE extends the Sensus Commercial and Industrial meter portfolio to include more meter forms, enhanced feature set and immediate time to market. This collaboration is the first step in offering GE meter technology, which is the industry benchmark for performance and quality, to Sensus customers worldwide.”
The new iCON APX meter will incorporate several new integrated features such as remote upgradability, remote feature updates, and true ANSI C12.19 data reporting. The collaboration with GE enables Sensus to expand its offerings to include both the ANSI and IEC C&I solutions to effectively meet customer needs.
Luke Clemente, general manager of metering and digital energy for GE Energy Services, explains, “We always have known that our kV2c family of electricity meters was an industry-leading platform, and this collaboration with Sensus is further evidence that the industry values the GE brand and design. Utilities are looking for innovative automatic meter reading solutions to apply to their residential and commercial metering applications, and GE and Sensus are delivering with the new Sensus iCON APX FlexNet C&I meter.”
GE provides technology and service solutions to the energy sector and continues to invest in new strategic acquisitions to strengthen its local presence and better serve customers around the world, providing integrated product and service solutions in all areas of the energy industry as well as other alternative fuels and new grid modernization technologies to meet 21st century energy needs.