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ERDF starts deploying 3 million Linky smart meters

Tuesday 1 December 2015 | 20:55 CET | News
French power grid operator ERDF will roll out the first 2,000 of its Linky smart meters in December, Les Echos reports. They are part of a first wave of 3 million units. ERDF said it aims to install 35 million meters, replacing all legacy devices, by the end of 2021. The new smart meters gather data and send it in real-time. Home visits are reduced because the smart device enables remote repairs. The company said it wants to reach a cruising speed of 300,000 meters added every month. All regions will be partially covered by the end of 2016 and all counties (departements) will be partially

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Companies: EDF / Elster / Itron / Sagemcom
Countries: France
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