Web Exclusive | August 2017
4th Gen Smart Meter combines traditional with distributed computing
Networked Energy Services Corporation (NES) has announced that its next generation Polyphase Smart Meter, MTR3000, are available for customers. This is the second model available from the Generation 4 product family, which exceeds utility’s smart meter requirements, as well as, provides distribution grid sensing capabilities. The MTR 3000 is fully interoperable with NES smart metering solution and communications systems already deployed, and contains additional capabilities and benefits.
“This new generation of smart meter not only provides the capability to provide the most comprehensive smart meter feature set but also extends the Patagonia Energy Applications Platform to the edge of the low voltage distribution grid,” said Kip Gering, Vice President - Product Management, NES.
“The additional sensing, distribution grid awareness, and coordinated computing across the solution now allows customers to better manage distributed generation, identify non-technical losses, and extend the life of grid assets of their low voltage network,” he added