Wide Area Network

UK Communication Standards in Sight

Smart meter manufacturers Elster, Landis+Gyr and Secure have agreed to collaboratively develop common approaches for the development of smart communication standards. The solutions, which are necessary for the interoperability of equipment for the UK market, will be based on open standards and available specifications for Smart Meter technologies

Trilliant Partners with Central Maine Power

Trilliant Incorporated will provide Central Maine Power (CMP) with a Smart Grid communications network and advanced meter infrastructure solution, installing smart meters for all of CMP’s 620,000 residential, commercial, and industrial customer accounts. Half of the project will be funded by 1 $96 million grant from the Department of Energy.

Remote Energy Monitoring Gets MID Approval

Remote Energy Monitoring’s V2 multi-mode meter has been approved by the energy industry regulator OFGEM for deployment in millions of UK homes. Additionally, the meter has received MID (Measuring Instruments Directive) approval to be used in all European Union countries.