Smart meters
Will the smart meters become ‘obsolete’ by 2033?

A new report claims that 4G and 5G technology could make smart meters ‘dumb’

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2021 hailed as record year for smart meter rollout

Britain’s smart meter network grew by eight million meters last year, according to DCC’s latest figures

DCC network reaches ten millionth property milestone

Nearly 16.3 million meters are currently connected to the DCC network

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Smart meter installations dive 15% year-on-year

September saw an estimated 197,000 installations, according to a new report

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DCC network grows over one million smart meters in August

DCC says that is the first time it has added more than one million meters to its network in a single month

Almost 3.2m smart and advanced meters installed in 2020

As of 31st December 2020, there were 23.6 million smart and advanced meters in Britain, according to BEIS figures

Utilita could be banned by Ofgem from taking on new customers due to ‘smart meter failure’

The energy market regulator said the supplier has failed to install SMETS2 meters when it should have done so

Second generation smart meters hit five million mark

Residents of Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire are officially the fastest adopters of the smart technology in Britain, followed by those in South Derbyshire

Britain installs first-ever polyphase SMETS2 smart meter

It is a ‘landmark’ moment for the smart energy revolution and the UK’s wider low carbon transition

Ofgem bans five suppliers from taking on new customers until they join smart meter scheme

The regulator has issued Daligas Limited, Enstroga Ltd, Entice Energy Supply Limited, Euston Energy Ltd and Symbio Energy Limited with final orders