DECC issues flood of smart meter proposals

April 2012
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Apr2012, Issue 447, p37
The article reports on the smart meter proposals issued by Great Britain's Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) in 2012. DECC said that smart meters are due to be installed in all homes in the country, as well as in 3 million small businesses (SMEs) by 2020. Its aim is to help consumers better understand their energy use and encourage energy suppliers to develop innovative tariffs such as those offering cheaper electricity at times of low demand.


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