Topic: Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI)
Every electric AMI RFP should address these four topics
July 8, 2019
Many utilities are in the exploration phase of upgrading their AMR or first-generation AMI system. Often these systems performed their original job requirements admirably and helped the utility move towards a more efficient business model. But, technology is continually moving forward.
The End of Life for Itron FC300s: What’s Your Plan?
February 21, 2019
Itron will soon be ending support for their popular FC300 handhelds, which means utilities will need to rethink their meter data collection strategies. Now is a perfect time to consider migrating from walk-by/drive-by meter reading technology to the speed and efficiency of AMI.
12 Ways to Get More Out of Your AMI Network
January 30, 2019
If you ask your neighbor to describe the local electric utility, I doubt you would hear the words “technologically sophisticated”. Utilities are plagued with a public perception that doesn’t necessarily match reality. However, for the past decade, utilities have been experiencing a metamorphosis...
Is AMI Overkill for Gas Utilities?
January 9, 2019
The gas industry has become comfortable with an “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” approach. But the largest U.S. gas utilities are answering the call of digitalization. Join those who proactively use AMI and other smart technology to streamline operations, reduce costs and improve safety.