TITLE

Q&A

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Utility Week;11/4/2011, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Richard St Clair, managing director at Elster Metering System, is presented. He cites his first job as apprentice electrical engineer at the Wimpey Construction in London, England. When asked about the best and worst parts of his job, he cites leading the most motivated teams in the smart metering business as the best part and the daily frustrations due to the pace of market development as the worst part.
ACCESSION #
69585899

 

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