Texas Public Utility Commission

Study Confirms Accuracy of Itron Smart Meters

A new study released today (080410) confirms that the OpenWay Itron smart meters deployed in Texas are much more accurate than the analog meters they replaced. The report, Evaluation of Advanced Metering System (AMS) Deployment in Texas, was conducted by Navigant Consulting LLC, at the request of the Texas Public Utility Commission. Of the thousands of meters examined during the test, all were found to be accurate by American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standards.

Oncor – How Not To Roll Out Smart Meters

Texas utility Oncor admits that 1,827 customers were overcharged on their electric bills after having smart meters installed. The concession came during testimony before the Texas Public Utility Commission in Austin on Thursday morning.