CUSTOMER: EGYPTIAN CANAL DISTRIBUTION COMPANY (ECDC), SOUTH CAIRO DISTRIBUTION COMPANY (SCDC)
SCOPE: FROM 50,000 SMART METERS
PRODUCTS: SMART METERS SEP2W SYSTEM SOFTWARE
COMMUNICATION: GSM/GPRS AND PLC-3G
Egypt’s regulatory environment has recently been ripe for the implementation of smart metering. Energy companies in Egypt are primarily focusing on system modernization, process digitization, and cutting costs on operations.
Dutch utilities were among the early adopters of smart meters. Smaller scale roll-outs based on DSMR (Dutch Smart Meter Requirements) specifications began in 2012. With four utilities leading the smart meter revolution, 70% of the country’s existing infrastructure will be smart by end of 2020.
CUSTOMER: LIANDER, STEDIN, ENDURIS AND WESTLAND INFRA
SCOPE: FROM 1.6 – 2.5 MILLION SMART METERS
PRODUCTS: AM550 SMART METER
COMMUNICATION: GSM/GPRS, CDMA
CUSTOMER: TATWEER MISR
SCOPE: SUPPLY, INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE SMART METER TO CASH SOLUTIONS
PRODUCTS: AM550- MW WATER METERS QTY 4000 METERS
Iskraemeco Egypt has signed a contract for the supply, installation and maintenance of smart electricity and water meters to Tatweer Misr. The contract includes meter-to-cash solutions and maintenance for 4,000 AM550 smart meters and water meters in Fouka Bay in the North Coast, Egypt.
Madagascar’s household electricity demand has risen considerably in recent years. In response to the increasing needs of residential electricity consumers, utilities have started upgrading and modernizing the country’s electricity grid, and at the same time looking for a solution that will deliver operational savings and data management services. Madagascar was looking for a provider that would be able to supply approximately 30% of its households.
CUSTOMER: MINISTRY OF ENERGY AND HYDROCARBONS OF MADAGASCAR
SCOPE: 485,000 ELECTRICITY METERS (SMART, BASIC)
PRODUCTS: ELECTRICITY METERS
COMMUNICATION: 90% G3PLC, 10% GPRS/3G