Pepco Deploys Smart Meters to Maryland

Pepco subcontractor Scope Services is currently recruiting and training local workers to install smart meters in Prince George and Montgomery counties in a deployment scheduled to last through the end of 2012. Pepco also is installing smart meters in the District of Columbia and anticipates completing that deployment by the end of 2011.

Pepco Begins Smart Meter Deployment

Beginning in June, the Potomac Electric Power Company (Pepco) will start deploying advanced digital electric meters throughout its Maryland service area. The meter exchange program is the first phase in the utility’s long-term investment to build a smart power grid that will help customers better manage their energy use and costs and improve customer service and reliability.