Offer of the companies of Grupa includes metering equipment for all utilities (prepayment and post-payment electrical energy meters, heat meters, gas meters, water meters, temperature sensors). The above offer is a base for the development of systems enabling energy usage metering, remote reading, teletransmission and visualisation of data.
Grupa Apator has a strong position and years of experience concerning safe making and breaking of electrical circuits.
Chameleon Technology is an award-winning in-home display (IHD) manufacturer that puts reliability, innovation and consumer engagement at the forefront of what we do.
The head office is in North Yorkshire, UK, but their global team reaches as far as China and Australia. All of their products are exclusively developed in Yorkshire by the design and engineering teams.
In addition to producing industry-leading products that are dependable, desirable and easy to use, customer engagement is a key focus and strength of Chameleon. Their products are easy to use, intuitive and stylish and consumers enjoy using and engaging with them.
Elgama-Elektronika Ltd. develops, manufactures and sells electronic electricity meters and presents solutions for automated meter reading for more than 20 years. The main production portfolio ranges from simple single-phase meters for residential sector up to sophisticated three-phase meters with power quality monitoring functions for industry and smart grids. Being manufacturer leader in the Baltic region, the company is located in Vilnius, Lithuania. It has as well technical and commercial representation in different countries and exports half of its production all over the world.
For the last decade, smart meters have been and still continue to be the main direction of company roadmap. R&D activities are concentrated around "smart" features of electricity meters, communication interfaces and remotely controlled functionality.
The company aims at sustainability which is integrated in all procedures and processes giving top priority to quality, environmental, safety and health management, analysis and constant improvement. It promotes innovative environment, both in company daily life and the whole society, pursuing proficiency and efficiency in the smart metering.
Elgama-Elektronika Ltd. considers participation in ESMIG activities as a great opportunity to share its knowledge and expertise. It as well acknowledges a big challenge to take part in joint efforts of shaping the future of smart metering.
Elster provides Smart Metering and smart grid system solutions across water, gas and electric utility industries worldwide and is seen as a global leader in this field. Elster Smart Metering system solutions provide utilities with resource conservation capabilities, smart grid applications and operational efficiencies resulting in significant value creation across enterprises. Elster has more than 7,500 staff and operates globally in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia.
Elster recognises the potential benefits that Smart Metering can bring to consumers and utilities alike and is pleased to be a part of an organisation that seeks to promote the benefits of Smart Metering in Europe. Elster feels that through its experiences across its global businesses, it can provide leadership to the Smart Metering industry.
Elster believes smart meters have the power to change people's relationship both with their utility suppliers and with the resources they consume. Connecting consumers in real-time to their resource consumption gives the consumer immediate feedback on conservation efforts they are undertaking. Smart Metering benefits also extend into the utility enterprise delivering efficiencies and service improvements not available through conventional metering technologies. Leak detection, real time outage notification, and power quality information are now available throughout a Smart Metering enabled utility. The result will be a cause/effect relationship between consumer and utility supplier that will deliver critical efficiency gains and resource conservation of benefit to society as a whole.
A leading ICT player
Ericsson is the world's leading provider of communications technology , and a global provider of services to utilities.
These services are focused on the design, deployment and management of communications-dependent applications such as Smart Metering and Smart Grid. Ericsson's equipment portfolio comprises mobile and fixed network access equipment, optical transmission equipment, software, and broadband and multimedia solutions. The company is the leader in 2G, 3G and 4G mobile technologies. Ericsson provides support for networks with over 2 billion subscribers and has the leading position in managed services.
We are one of the few companies worldwide that can offer end-to-end solutions for all major mobile communication standards. Our networks, telecom services and multimedia solutions make it easier for people, across the world, to communicate.
And as communication changes the way we live and work, Ericsson is playing a key role in this evolution. Using innovation to empower people, business and society, we are working towards the Networked Society, in which everything that can benefit from a connection will have one. Our vision is to be the prime driver in an all-communicating world.
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) is the world leader in digital security with 2011 annual revenues of €2 billion and more than 10,000 employees operating out of 74 offices and 14 Research & Development centers, located in 43 countries.
We are at the heart of the rapidly evolving digital society. Billions of people worldwide increasingly want the freedom to communicate, travel, shop, bank, entertain and work – anytime, everywhere – in ways that are enjoyable and safe. Gemalto delivers on their expanding needs for personal mobile services, payment security, authenticated cloud access, identity and privacy protection, eHealthcare and eGovernment efficiency, convenient ticketing and dependable machine-to-machine (M2M) applications.
Gemalto develops secure embedded software and secure products which we design and personalize. Our platforms and services manage these secure products, the confidential data they contain and the trusted end-user services they enable. Our innovations enable our clients to offer trusted and convenient digital services to billions of individuals.
Gemalto thrives with the growing number of people using its solutions to interact with the digital and wireless world.
"geo" designs and produces in-home energy displays, online energy services and mobile applications that make energy engaging. We enable energy suppliers, meter manufacturers and installers to strengthen the relationship with your customers by putting them in control of their energy consumption, their home appliances and their energy budget in a visual, informative and engaging way. Our products & services work together with pre-smart and smart meters and micro-generation to enable the energy-efficient home.
Based in Cambridge, UK, and Potsdam, Germany, Green Energy Options (geo) has grown since its creation in 2006 to be one of the leading manufacturers of energy displays worldwide, with over 1,400,000 displays supplied and an extensive network of commercial partnerships. geo employs 35 direct staff and more than 250 people through sub-contracting and outsourcing arrangements. geo has seen significant growth having positioned the business as a technology leader.
With HelloData we want to establish an open standard for the secure sharing of real-time energy data from a smart meter.
Because of the translation into an open standard, grid operators and energy suppliers can easily establish an independent connectivity between apps and energy consumption within households.
Giving consumers freedom of choice about the energy services and apps they utilize to make smarter use of their energy.
Also, with HelloData, the consumer can manage their energy, because they have more control over their energy data. The consumer decides for themselves which data they share when, and with whom.
HelloData: for the engagement of consumers and acceleration of the transition to a sustainable society.
The roots of Inepro Industries stems back to as far as 1952 and the company changed to its present name in 1992. Since then Inepro Industries has been designing and developing a full range of high quality, smart, electricity meters that are distributed under the brand name Inepro Metering. With an extensive range of top quality, certified (MID, KEMA, NMI, SGS, CMi) Smart electricity meters, Inepro Metering is one of the fastest growing metering manufacturers in the market today. Top quality, a strong business focus, expertise and very competitive pricing makes Inepro Metering stand out from its competition.
Today Inepro Metering offers smart energy meters in different price ranges to suite any user, any application within any environment. The new PRO line is a high end range with all possible communication where accuracy and information is a must. The PRO1, single phase series of meters are equipped with 30 registers whereas the PRO380, three phase series has over 70 registers. With a choice for Modbus, M-bus, tariff, S0 output and further sophisticated specifications we cover every conceivable need in the market. And if this is not enough we offer the relevant models with 4 quadrant measuring, which is a feature that is very close to an analyzer.
The new Pro series offers Panel builders, Electrical installers, Domotica, E-mobility, Photo voltaic a versatile series of meters in which information is KEY to Save Energy and Cost.
With a production facility of 300+ employees and 60 professionals in R&D we produce over 250 different products and “if we don’t have it we can create it".
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Iskraemeco offers complete solutions for electricity metering and billing, for both residential and industrial applications. Our company operates in the field of measuring, billing, collecting, processing, controlling and managing electricity.
In its 62-year history, Iskraemeco has made path from the manufacturer of induction meters to the provider of system solutions in the field of energy measurement, transmission and data processing. We are proud that we create quality measures and standards in the field of data transmission and electric energy measurement together with the most successful competitors. We are known as a high quality and reliable supplier, which results in a permanent increase of the company's income.
Our reasons to join the ESMIG-Group: A long-term tradition enabled us to get a special insight in customers’ demands. Twenty-five years ago we started transformation from the company with a mechanical production to a high technological company whose products assure high technology, wide functionality and well as high reliability.
Our ideas are also supported by ESMIG – interoperability and multiutility are our driving ideas and orientations. These ideas are supported by our products especially in the field of smart metering.
Smart metering is the area to which a major attention is paid. We are proud that we are the holders of the ideas and standards. In the same time, our orientation from the field of an ordinary production of meters was redirected to a high technology of communications and IT where we also rang among the biggest manufacturers, which is approved by the systems, types COSEM DLMS, NTA and EDF ...
We operate in these European countries: Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia and Montenegro, Kosovo, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom.
Our Headquarter is in Kranj, Slovenia. Here is our address:
Address: Savska Loka 4
Postal code: 4000
Phone: +386 4 206 4000
Fax: +386 4 206 4376
Itron Inc. is a leading technology provider to the global energy and water industries. Our company is the worlds leading provider of intelligent metering, data collection and utility software solutions, with nearly 8,000 utilities worldwide relying on our technology to optimize the delivery and use of energy and water. Our products include electricity, gas, water and heat meters, data collection and communication systems, including automated meter reading (AMR) and advanced metering infrastructure (AMI); meter data management and related software applications; as well as project management, installation, and consulting services.
Janz is renown for it precision measuring devices and is one of the most competitive suppliers of energy metering products and systems for energy management. It provides products to a high quality and the company, its laboratories and its processes fulfil the requirements of several international standards (e. g. ISO 9001: 2008 and EN ISO/IEC 17025). In particular, its products meet international standards to an expected lifetime for 20 years.
The company is headquartered in Lisbon (Portugal) and is particularly strong in Portuguese market, in the export markets (Spain, Angola, Cape Vert, Mozambique and Macao) and now in the Latin American markets (Venezuela, Colombia, Peru and others).
Janz has joined ESMIG in order to support the developments in Smart Metering. It will contribute its long‐standing expertise in the production and development of metering equipment to the current and future discussions of Smart Metering. In particular, it will be able to provide support on new technologies, potentials and standardization work.
Janz has a firm interest in sustainable development and places particular emphasis on having an active role in society.
Kamstrup is a world-leading supplier of energy and water metering solutions. Our solutions support utilities and are also applied in properties with individual metering. For 70 years, we have delivered reliable, cost-effective ways to measure and manage energy and water consumption worldwide. By anticipating our customers’ challenges, we enable them to run a better business and inspire smarter, more responsible solutions for the communities they serve. Our solutions include consumption meters, smart metering systems, hosting and services, analytics and smart grid applications. All products are produced with the highest certifications for environmental safety and quality in our automated production facilities in Denmark.
The KISTERS group is a worldwide growing IT-company. Its more than 500 employees develop resource management systems for energy, water and air, and information systems for the area of environment protection and safety.
KISTERS serves 750 power and gas companies in the liberalised energy market and in the industry. With the software BelVis, KISTERS is market leader in the field of energy data management systems in Germany. BelVis offers comprehensive software components for smart metering, portfolio management, customer value management, forecast, resource optimisation, virtual power plants, and, combined with KISTERS’ control systems, for the optimised operation of power, gas and water networks, and for smart grids.
To date, more than 750 participants in the energy market and in the industry have implemented the KISTERS energy management software and control systems. Their reasons:
1. completely integrated software suite with components for time series management, load forecast, optimisation and control technology, which can be combined for customized solutions
2. optimally positioned for implementation of business models and projects in the innovative fields of smart energy
3. integration of decentralised and traditional generation with consumers’ demand (prosumers)
4. suitable for RES power generating systems
5. high-performance, mass-data-capable time series management system
6. continuous data flow from extraction to billing
7. reading of all common meter types; interfaces for all common billing systems
8. highly accurate and fast forecast processes, including AI (artificial intelligence) capabilities
9. automation of repetitive processes for time saving in daily routines
10. investment security
11. consulting, project management and support with in-depth knowledge and extensive experience in the energy industry
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Privately held Landis+Gyr is the leading global provider of integrated energy management products tailored to energy company needs and unique in its ability to deliver true end-to-end advanced metering solutions. With annualized sales of more than US$1.5 billion, Landis+Gyr operates in 30 countries across five continents, and employs 5,000 people with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better.
Landis+Gyr co-founded ESMIG in order to have industry-wide representation through all European political bodies and to address technical and policy questions facing the industry as a whole.
Networked Energy Services
Networked Energy Services
Networked Energy Services Corporation is a global smart energy leader in the worldwide transformation of the electricity grid into an energy control network, enabling utilities to connect to their customers, offer new services and help them compete more effectively, through solutions which can help reduce operating costs, provide expanded services and help energy end users to become active participants in energy conservation. The company was formed as a result of the spinoff of Echelon Corporation’s Grid Modernization Division in October 2014. NES has its headquarters in the US, with design and R&D Centers located in Silicon Valley, CA and Fargo, ND, and sales offices throughout the world. The NES solution, based on Open Smart Grid Protocol (OSGP), is used in more than 4 million smart end points by utilities around the world.
A French, international scale, high-tech company, Sagemcom is working to establish itself as a leader in high added value communicating terminals. It specialises in broadband communications, telecoms and energy, and the document management sectors: consumer and professional printing terminals, digital TV set-top boxes, broadband and residential terminals, communicating management solutions, energy and systems management, telecom partnerships and convergence.
With a turnover of more than 1.3 billion euros, Sagemcom employs 6,030 people on five continents. It is headquartered in Rueil-Malmaison (France).
Sagemcom offers a large portfolio of metering solutions including smart and industrial meters, data collection and communication systems.
A proven capability for innovation has led to technological breakthroughs which give Sagemcom products high-profile positions in the energy management market :
- Sagemcom has been the first company to adapt the IPv6 internet-protocol standard to an OFDM-based PLC specification: G3 PLC
- Sagemcom launched the Energy Gateway, an innovative solution for energy management and sustainable development
Sagemcom joined ESMIG to promote Smart Metering technology as a real answer to current costs and environmental concerns.
SAP for Utilities solutions help improve operational efficiency, mitigate risk and increase profitability, helping clients gain enterprise-wide visibility for better decision making and improved responsiveness in mission-critical areas. SAP for Utilities employs more than 30 years of industry experience to deliver true end-to-end process support. Leveraging enterprise SOA and the SAP NetWeaver platform, SAP for Utilities drives business and market standardization with more flexibility for regulatory changes.
More than 1,300 utilities, in over 70 over countries, in power generation, transmission, distribution, retail, gas, water, waste and recycling run SAP Utilities software focusing on improving energy efficiencies and sustainability.
Secure Meters (UK) Ltd
Secure Meters (UK) Ltd
Mission, Vision and Values
Secure Meters (UK) Ltd’s mission is to use its experience and capabilities to deliver advanced and intelligent metering solutions for tomorrow’s dynamic energy markets worldwide.
Our vision is that in future, cost-effective and sustainable energy for everyone will be delivered by the interaction of generation sources, both traditional and renewable, connected through dynamic distribution systems, aided by evolving retail solutions and end-user energy efficiency devices, performing as a symbiotic whole.
Our core values are based on improving industry practices and reducing waste, in the interests of fairness and sustainability, and treating our employees and our customers well.
Our commitment is to apply all our knowledge and experience to innovate wherever possible in order to create products and services better than those otherwise available and to support our Mission, Vision and Values whilst consistently delivering quality and reliability.
Environment and Society
The environment is precious to us all, and we remain diligent1 and actively participate in planting schemes to help offset our carbon footprint. We also have a number of programmes at group level supporting local communities, with particular emphasis on Health and Education.
We have a significant development team focused on energy efficiency and conservation, striving to find new ways to help others to reduce their carbon footprint whilst maintaining safe and comfortable living conditions.
History and Awards
Secure Meters (UK) Ltd and its two founding companies, Polymeters and Response, have a long history of firsts and achievements. Some of the major milestones are:
- 1979 – Seeboard sponsored development of the Credit And Load Management Unit (CALMU)
- 1984 – CALMS trial to test the multi-utility smart meter in 300 homes, featuring in-home displays, load control and communications
- 1987 – Licence agreement with Secure Meters for advanced metering in India
- 1988 – Queen’s Award for Technology
- 1988 – Polymeters Ltd and Response Company merge to form PRI Ltd
- 1988 – CALMU 3 microprocessor electricity meter gains Ofgem Approval 1989 –The Most Effective Use of High Technology Award Winner
- 1990 – CALMU Code of Practice 3 solution launched
- 1991 – Licence agreement with Plessey Tellumat for keypad metering solutions in South Africa
- 1993 – Licence agreement with Sagem Industries for metering in France
- 1994 – CALMU Code of Practice 5 solution launched
- 1998 – Liberty keypad prepayment system launched
- 2006 – Queen’s Award for Enterprise – International Trade
Sierra Wireless products connect people and machines to wireless networks around the world. Our solutions are used for mobile computing, transportation, industrial machine-to-machine (M2M), enterprise, residential and consumer communications applications.
The machine-to-machine communications product line includes a series of communication platforms on which meter-specific software can be embedded directly, thus optimising overall product designs and costs. The product line also includes a service platform for monitoring and upgrading smart meters remotely, and an embedded SIM solution providing a tamper-safe, robust SIM function.
ESMIG provides a valuable forum to share and present ideas about how to capitalise on the industry trends, like wireless communication in metering. By working together we can foster new attitudes in energy consumption.
“Enabling consumers – both enterprise and individual – to optimise their energy consumption is a goal for Sierra Wireless. Our wireless technology helps the metering industry in developing products that can be used to measure and monitor energy consumption on a real-time basis, and in turn help the utility companies provide valuable information back to consumers in order to conserve energy. Smart Metering is on the leading-edge of helping everyone to work toward a better use of our precious resources,” Jason Cohenour, Sierra Wireless CEO.
Sigma Telas has been founded in Lithuania and initially focused on the local utilities. Its customer base has now been extended from Baltics up to CIS countries.
Smart Metering and Substation Automation have been our main business for more than 15 years. Within this period we have followed up the trends in the smart metering evolution. Lithuanian power plants, big industries and National Transmission and both distribution grids were the core installations and test polygon for our vision of smart metering concept. Now we present our flagship product - EMCOS the smart metering system. EMCOS installations in Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan have proven the way we have chosen.
Sigma Telas smart metering project list contains hundreds of installations. The biggest one is in Belarus the National wide smart metering system which includes 252 subsystems.
The second part of our product portfolio is SCADA and Substation Automation system integration. Expertise gained from implemented SCADA and Substation Automation projects is reused in the EMCOS Smart Metering System, making it even more flexible and ensuring smooth integration into any other systems at any utility or substation.
Telit (AIM: TCM), is the global leader in Internet of Things (IoT) enablement.
The company offers the industry’s broadest portfolio of integrated products and services for end-to-end IoT deployments – including cellular communication modules in all technologies, GNSS, short-to-long range wireless modules, IoT connectivity plans and IoT platform services.
Through the IoT Portal, Telit makes IoT onboarding easy, reduces risk, time to market, complexity and costs for smart metering and smart grid, asset tracking, remote monitoring and control, telematics, industrial automation and others, across many industries and vertical markets worldwide.
u‑blox is a leading supplier of positioning and wireless semiconductors and modules for the automotive, industrial and consumer markets. The components enable people, vehicles and machines to locate their exact position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short range networks. The broad portfolio of chips, modules and software solutions, uniquely positions u‑blox to empower OEMs to develop innovative solutions for the Internet of Things, quickly and cost‑effectively. The headquarter is in Thalwil, Switzerland, and u‑blox is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia and the USA.
Vodafone Group Plc is the world's leading mobile telecommunications company, with a significant presence in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and the United States through the Company's subsidiary undertakings, joint ventures, associated undertakings and investments.
The Group's mobile subsidiaries operate under the brand name 'Vodafone'. In the United States the Group's associated undertaking operates as Verizon Wireless. During the last few years, Vodafone Group has entered into arrangements with network operators in countries where the Group does not hold an equity stake. Under the terms of these Partner Market Agreements, the Group and its partner operators co-operate in the development and marketing of global products and services, with varying levels of brand association.
At 31 March 2010, based on the registered customers of mobile telecommunications ventures in which it had ownership interests at that date, the Group had 341 million customers, excluding paging customers, calculated on a proportionate basis in accordance with the Company's percentage interest in these ventures.
Watt Intelligent Solutions (Watt-IS) is a Portuguese techology company that focuses on providing energy utility companies with a fully scalable data analytics engine and online user engagement platform that, from the analysis of smart metering data, aims to improve the overall energy client experience while fostering energy efficiency through the delivery of tailor made energy efficiency measures.
Wirepas is focused on providing the most reliable, optimized and scalable device connectivity to its customers. With our help, customers can digitalize their curent business processes and innovate for new disruptive models.
With Wirepas Connectivity there is no need for traditional repeaters, because every wireless device is a smart router of the network. The connected devices are the network - easy as that. In nature, things are communicating making autonomous decisions based on the protocol that is optimized to fulfill the need as efficiently as possible - nothing more, nothing less. This is also what Wirepas is all about.
ZIV MEDIDA SL is a Spanish company 100 % subsidiary of the ZIV Group. The group started in 1993 designing, manufacturing and marketing “Digital Protection, Control and Communication Equipment/Systems“ for electric HV and MV power networks and industrial applications. In 1998 ZIV began its metering activities.
Since 2001, ZIV has been structured in 4 independent businesses focusing on specific market niches:
- Protection & Control
- Electrical Engineering Services
In 2003, the ZIV Group becomes a corporation as the sole owner of the 7 new independent subsidiary companies: ZIV P+C SL (protection and control), ZIV Medida SL (metering), INTEKIA SL (Engineering), MICROSYSCOMS SL (wireless communications for industrial and electrical environments) , DIMAT SL (Broad band MV and HV PLC and teleprotection), ZIV DO BRASIL and ZIV (USA) INC.