California deploys groundwater data collection project

September 2, 2015
In US smart meter news, a Southern California groundwater management agency has contracted semiconductor company Semtech to create a platform for data collection. The Fox Canyon Groundwater Managem...

Japan smart grid: Sensus FlexNet trial and IED design

September 2, 2015
In Japan smart grid news, Kobe City Waterworks Bureau has announced it is working with technology partners including Sensus to develop a smart water network.The utility is running field trials...

US’s Palm Beach County seeks AMI water system

September 1, 2015
The county stated the aim of the AMI water system procurement was to improve the efficiency of collecting monthly water utility meter data, billing, and customer communication. The water meters n...

Water management solution for California commercial property

September 1, 2015
In the US, water filtration company LifeSource Water Systems has expanded its offering into water management solutions to meet the growing market demand in California for water-efficient solutions...

UK explores solar meters as gov cuts feed in tariffs

August 31, 2015
In the UK, a national newspaper reports how thousands of householders are installing solar meters to divert excess renewable energy for personal use.The news comes as the UK government has...

Meter data enables accurate, customer-specific water usage

August 26, 2015
Abbotsford in British Colombia are installing analytics software and technology for smart water infrastructure.The Canadian city has partnered with Innovyze to provide "accurate, customer-spe...

Metering: Smart meters could cost pensioners the most

August 25, 2015
In the UK, the Scottish National Party (SNP) has said that smart meters could cost pensioners the most.  In a press release, SNP Member of  Scottish Parliament Linda Fabiani called for assur...

Evolutions and lessons learnt from today’s smart meter deployments

August 25, 2015
Smart meter deployments are steadily increasing in many parts of the world including Europe, Middle East and Africa. In 2014, Navigant Research forecast that worldwide shipments of smart meters ar...