utility metering News

  • New 220C Water Meter from Blue Gold Technology

    We are pleased to introduce the new 220C composite water meter to the middle east region. This small and robust residential water meter (15mm) is perfect for those water utilities now considering an ugrade program.Already quoted in a tender for Oman PAEW water meters, we believe this meter will provide the ideal platform for next generation water strategies.The composite material is light weight ...


    By Blue Gold Technology

  • EPA, Hawaii water utilities encourages consumers to Chase Water Waste this week

    The average American family could be wasting more than 10,000 gallons of water each year due to easy-to-fix household leaks, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) WaterSense program. That amount of water could increase a water bill by as much as 10 percent while wasting precious resources. That’s why EPA is encouraging consumers to participate in ...

  • Finalists announced in African Utility Week’s Innovation Hub for energy and water industry

    Aquaponic farming, a geyser switch and other water and energy savings gadgets and software are amongst the winning innovations and inventions that will be showcased at the Innovation Hub taking place during the upcoming African Utility Week in Cape Town from 17-19 May. Fifteen SMEs, start-ups and young innovators have been selected for the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of the event ...


    By Clarion Events Ltd

  • Spectra Energy Selects Elster Ultrasonic Meters for Pipeline Project

    RALEIGH, N.C., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Elster (NYSE: ELT) today announced that Spectra Energy has selected Elster Instromet to supply 16 Q.Sonic ultrasonic meters to provide natural gas custody transfer measurement for one ...


    By Elster Group - Honeywell

  • Over A Quarter Million Landis+Gyr Smart Meters For Austria

    November 10, 2016 --  Landis+Gyr announced recently that it will supply a consortium led by Austrian utility Energie Steiermark with 330,000 smart meters. The meters will be rolled out to residential end-consumers in the country's southern state of ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • European water utilities striving to reduce their carbon footprint, finds Frost & Sullivan

    Concerns about steep increase in the carbon footprint of the water industry are rising. Population growth, tightening of legislative standards resulting in further treatment needs, resource scarcity, and deteriorating quality levels are, however, resulting in ever increasing energy consumption. This is highlighting the importance of innovative, environment-friendly practices across the value ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Itron and Panasonic Announce Partnership to Address Smart Metering Projects

    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI) and Panasonic (NYSE: PC) announced today a partnership agreement to design and deliver highly innovative gas smart metering solutions to utilities in Europe. Given the EU target requiring that at least 80% of homes have a smart meter fitted by 2020 and the growing public concern for energy use reduction, the demand for gas smart metering ...


    By Itron Inc

  • California American Water to host meter retrofit event in Parkway

    California American Water has completed a $40-million project to install water meters at 42,740 homes in the company’s 10 Sacramento area water systems as state law requires. Water meters have helped reduce water consumption by more than 20 percent and are expected to save 141 million gallons per month or 1.7 billion gallons annually in California American Water’s Sacramento water ...


    By American Water

  • California American Water to host meter retrofit event in Parkway

    California American Water has completed a $40-million project to install water meters at 42,740 homes in the company’s 10 Sacramento area water systems as state law requires. Water meters have helped reduce water consumption by more than 20 percent and are expected to save 141 million gallons per month or 1.7 billion gallons annually in California American Water’s Sacramento water ...


    By American Water

  • Itron and PrimeStone Collaborate to Expand Smart Metering Options in Latin America

    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI), a global technology company that helps utilities measure, monitor and manage energy and water, and PrimeStone, a leading smart grid solutions company, announced today that they have executed a non-exclusive agreement to jointly promote and sell their energy solutions to utilities in Latin America. The collaboration is dedicated to ...


    By Itron Inc

  • United Utilities upgrades ‘trouble-free’ peristaltic pump technology as part of Framework Agreement

    Four Watson-Marlow Bredel 520 series dosing pumps have been installed at United Utilities Haslingden Grane Water Treatment Works in Rossendale, Lancashire. The new pumps will replace earlier 500 series pumps which have delivered trouble-free service since commissioning in 1993.The new 520 series pumps have been supplied under United Utilities’ framework agreement with Falmouth-based leaders in ...

  • South East Water Awards Water Metering Contract to Elster

    Innovative V210 volumetric polymer water meter supplied with wireless automatic meter reading systems (AMR) LUTON, England, Sept. 27 - Elster announced today that South East Water has selected the company to supply up to 250,000 volumetric water meters with wireless automatic meter reading (AMR) systems over the next five years. The ...

  • Itron Announces Alliance with Panasonic to Deliver Smart Metering Solutions in Japan

    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI) announced today that it has formed a strategic alliance with Panasonic Corporation to develop a smart meter platform tailored to the Japanese market. The companies will utilize their combined global experience and local presence to offer a smart metering solution that will meet Japan’s electric utilities’ needs and requirements today and into the future. As ...


    By Itron Inc

  • Breaking Down the $10B Market for Smart Meters and Analytics Through 2021

    The global market for smart meters (also known as advanced metering infrastructure) isn’t just growing, it’s getting more complicated -- and while utilities don’t always keep up-to-date with the investments to manage this technology complexity, they can’t put them off forever. That means big spending ahead on for the data management and analytics software needed ...


    By Greentech Media

  • Smart meter update: The PG&E opt-out plan

    In what may likely be seen as a precedent-setting decision, the California Public Utilities Commission last week issued a ruling on Pacific Gas & Electric’s smart meter opt-out plan. In a nut shell, PG&E customers who don’t want a wireless meter will have two options. If they already have a new meter installed, ...


    By Greentech Media

  • RWE npower Selects Smart Meter Platform from Trilliant

    Today, global smart energy communications leader Trilliant announced that it has been selected by RWE npower to supply pre-DCC Foundation smart meter services, including the Trilliant Communications Hubs and UnitySuite Head-End Software (HES). Trilliant has already begun working on delivering its proven smart meter solutions to RWE npower for a rollout beginning this year.  The deal ...


    By Trilliant Incorporated

  • African Utility Week’s growth and success a reflection of confidence in continent’s energy and water sectors

    “Everyone who was part of this year’s African Utility Week felt the same passion for the energy and water sectors on the continent and had the feeling that we are on the brink of enormous progress“, says Evan Schiff, event director of the African Utility Week conference and exhibition that took place in Cape Town and gathered a record 6445 attendees from ...


    By Clarion Events Ltd

  • Itron Expands Gas Smart Payment Meter Project in Azerbaijan

    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI) announced today it will provide more than 400,000 gas smart payment meters to SOCAR “Azeri Gas” Production Union (PU), a part of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR). The new meter deployment follows a previous project that included installing 250,000 smart payment meters in the capital city of Baku. This marks the ...


    By Itron Inc

  • Earth Day 2013: Sensus and Utilities Prove Smart Water Networks Conserve Water

    On Earth Day and every day, Sensus, a leading utility infrastructure company, partners with water utilities worldwide to conserve water through leak detection and ...

  • Itron Awarded One of the Nation’s Largest Natural Gas Metering Contracts

    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) announced today that Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) will install nearly 1.5 million Itron gas meters and more than 600,000 gas regulators as a part of its advanced metering project. Meter installation will begin in the fourth quarter of 2012. “Itron is proud to work with SoCalGas, a leader in natural gas distribution, as it upgrades its natural gas ...


    By Itron Inc

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