Smart meter shipments surpassed 20.6 mln units in Q4

Thursday 7 March 2013 | 19:40 CET | News
Worldwide smart meter shipments surpassed 20.6 million units in the fourth quarter of 2012, representing year-over-year growth of 182.7 percent and 33.9 percent increase from the third quarter 2012, according to IDC. Europe and IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) standards market lead the first wave of smart metering, beginning with Enel's deployment in Italy a decade ago. The IEC market was overtaken by the ANSI (American National Standards Institute) market in 2009, as mandated deployments and ARRA (American Recovery and Reinvestment Act) funded projects began to gain steam in

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