As of 2010, European Smart Metering is at a crossroads
Therese Cory, Beecham Research
July 27, 2010
The EU has mandated that member states introduce smart metering in homes and businesses by 2020, to understand and monitor energy consumption with the aim of reducing usage, and ensuring reliability of supply.
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