Electricity metering continues to evolve and develop. The technology behind the meter keeps getting smarter and allowing for more than just a simple measurement of electricity throughput. Thus advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) is considered to be a key element of grid modernisation, taking the power and energy industry to new heights.
As the country once again contends with continued load-shedding, the South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA) has reaffirmed the sector’s role in contributing to energy security.
Grid edge solutions and technologies hold considerable benefits for the country’s energy landscape and can play an instrumental role in decarbonising the global energy system, speakers noted during the Grid Edge Virtual Symposium, hosted by Siemens South Africa in collaboration with EE Business Intelligence, on October 14.