Architecting Intelligence into AMI Systems

Kelley, Raymond
September 2006
Electric Light & Power;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p16
Trade Publication
The article discusses the benefits that electric utilities can benefit from the implementation of Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) systems, which offer an intelligent system for the automation of transmission and distribution networks in North America. The driving forces of AMI system are legislation, power delivery and quantifiable return on investment. The components of an AMI system include residential meters, C&I meters, a communication network and a head-end office.


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