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SmartReach confirms successful smart metering trial

Tuesday 18 December 2012 | 10:40 CET | News
ScottishPower and SmartReach, JV between BT, BAE Systems Detica and Sensus, have successfully demonstrated the ability of long-range radio communications to connect to smart meters regardless of location. ScottishPower has been able to connect over 99 percent of meters in the trial areas with a single installation visit to each home, using SmartReach's long-range radio communications solution alone. This trial purposely targeted meters in 'hard to reach' locations, covering meters located outside and deep inside buildings, in basements and in flats across rural and dense urban areas. For the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Arqiva / BT / Detica / EDMI / Sensus
Countries: United Kingdom
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