GK Smart Energy Solutions provides Advanced Metering Infrastructure solutions and PLC platforms that allow users to remotely manage smart meters, street lights, and connected machines. Connectivity via PLC between utilities and homeowners enables utilities to communicate power information in near real-time, collect power generation information, and establish an energy management platform that benefits all parties involved.
Thomas Grieche, GK Smart Energy Solutions’ Chief Technology Officer says his company’s “individual system approach offers customizable, ecological and economically reasonable integration of each business environment into a future-proof, sustainable AMR/AMI structure. Semitech’s SM6401 is a key part of the equation, as it enables highly reliable communications, over long distances with high packet throughput.”
GK SES reports it developed AMI control systems that cover the entire metering process, “from stable mass data up to integration into existing IT structures. These systems support up to 250 end users per concentrator with data memory stored in meter and concentrator and integrated security.”
Semitech’s vice president of marketing and sales, Mike Holt, says, “GK SES has developed exciting smart grid connectivity solutions that improve reliability and throughput of power line communications. GK SES has brought their smart grid systems expertise to leverage the unique capabilities of the Semitech products to deliver the industry’s best AMI solutions.”
Headquartered in Munich, Germany,GK Smart Energy Solutions provides an integrative solution strategy, based on an open system for smart and multi-metering applications as well as home building automation. For more information, visit www.gk-ses.de.
Based in Singapore, Semitech Semiconductor, provides the semiconductor devices that enable the transformation of the electricity grid into a smart grid.