Posts tagged as metering

Metering conference prospectus announced

  The 2017 metering conference, which will be hosted by Eskom’s power delivery engineering division, on 8 and 9 February 2017, will have as its theme “Meter: the heart of the smart future”. The conference will be held at the Eskom Conference and Exhibition Centre’s John Maree auditorium, Dale Road, Halfway House. The conference will focus primarily […]

Acquisition of metering company completed

  Honeywell has completed its acquisition of the Elster division of Melrose Industries, a provider of thermal gas solutions for commercial, industrial, and residential heating systems and gas, water, and electricity meters, including smart meters and software and data analytics solutions. The company’s gas heating and gas, water, and electricity metering businesses will be integrated […]

Providing interoperable solutions beyond metering

  Delivering hardware and software solution components at each stage of the smart grid value-chain, has transformed Elster from manufacturer, to full solution provider. As well as advanced meters, the company’s pedigree has expanded to include sensors, secure communications, and data collection, management and analytics. One of the key solutions on offer is the G3-PLC, […]

Using net-metering and time-of-use tariffs with small scale embedded generation

  The publication by NERSA of a study document on small embedded renewable generators covering a proposed simplified net-metering (NM) system [1] has been greeted with enthusiasm by the industry, giving a measure of certainty to the way forward. However, the announcement by the City of Johannesburg (CoJ) that it will introduce time-of-use metering on […]

Remote meter reading system for Brussels

  Elster has been contracted by Sibelga, the distribution network operator (DNO) for electricity and natural gas in the 19 communes of the Brussels capital region, to provide the core platform for the utility’s remote metering for the industry (ReMI) programme. The DNO has deployed the company’s solutions in an initial phase which will introduce automated […]