Energy efficiency in homes

Energy efficiency can be the most cost-effective and quickest way to reduce carbon emissions and meet the challenge of increasing energy prices however, the public sector needs to do much more to take advantage of these benefits.

 

Prepayment in Manipur: achieving load control and revenue completion

This article highlights the improvement achieved by Manipur State Electricity Department (MED) in revenue collection and reduction in peak load using pre-payment metering.

 

Meter data acquisition system implementation - metering international | issue 2-2013

Reforms within the power sector in India have been going on for more than a decade. Initially the focus was on bringing about structural changes like unbundling of the state electricity boards (SEBs) and the creation of generation, transmission.

 

Managing reactive power - power watch India | issue August - 2012

In the operations of power plants, management of reactive power plays an important role in maintaining and cotrolling transmission losses and bringing stability in grid operations and system voltage.

  

Importance of in-circuit reliability of energy meters - electrical India | issue June - 2012

Electricity meters are ubiquitous in today's world and considering the importance of electricity they meausure, it is absolutely necessary that they do not fail. Unlike electro-mechanical meters.

  

Smart metering for The Colne & Mersea project in London - metering international | issue 2- 2012

In April/May 2010, Secure Meters was approached by consultants Charles Smith & Associates (CSA) to provide a smart metering solution for a project in the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham (LBBD).

Smart metering solutions - smart utilities | issue April-May 2011

India is the sixth largest power consumer in the world and the third largest in Asia. The country's installed capacity (as of March 2011) stood at 173.6 GW. This corresponds to energy generation of 800 billion units.

 

The road to smart metering in Australia - metering international | issue 1 - 2011

Australia has a federal system of government. In 1901, the six independent British colonies of Queensland, New South Wales (NSW), Victoria, South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania agreed to join together...

 

The road to smart metering in Australia - metering international | issue 2 - 2011

Australia's electricity sector has been the subject of ongoing micro-economic reform since the mid-1990s, progressing from individual state-based regulatory regimes to a largely integrated national structure.

 

The road to smart metering in Australia - metering international | issue 3 - 2011

Like the rest of the world's industrialized economies, Australia has a centralized model of electricity production and distribution. In the past, the industry was centralized at regional and state level but micro-economic reforms over the past fifteen years...