Examples and case studies

Tianjin Eco-City – Smart Communications for Smart Meters

Wed, 2013-10-30 11:21 -- Liz Enbysk

Tianjin Eco-City is a flagship collaborative project between Singapore and China. Established in 2007, it is built on the vision of being “a thriving city which is socially harmonious, environmentally friendly and resource-efficient.” To help fulfill that vision, Council Lead Partner Itron installed 25,000 smart meters for water, heat and gas in Tianjin Eco-City in June, 2013.

Smart Water Metering Solution Reduces Water Usage by 10% in Australian City

Wed, 2013-10-16 18:22 -- Liz Enbysk

After installing an Itron smart water metering solution, the Water Corporation of Western Australia was able to reduce the city of Kalgoorlie’s water use by 10% and eliminate occupational safety and health risks. The system provided the ability to detect leaks and empower customers with consumption data.