How Smart Meters Are Contributing to Smarter Energy Consumption
Across South Africa, the electricity sector is in the midst of rolling out smart meters across residential, commercial and industrial properties. This means that rather than merely recording electricity use for later fact checking, smart meters now produce real time and detailed consumption data, delivering the power into the hands of the consumer. Gone are the days where municipal workers had to manually head to properties and read electric meters by hand.
It’s a welcome advancement for consumers across South Africa, who often had to fight with their […]
Here’s How Your Business Benefits from Big Data Analytics
Big data is a buzz word that’s been making the rounds for quite a few years. It refers to the massive amount of raw data a business collects. This data, however, needs to be analysed, in order to be fully utilised by the business. It’s where big data analytics come into play. The analytical part of it makes it easier for companies to make better and more informed decisions.
Without big data analytics, you will be hard pressed to make any sense of the valuable but […]
Harness the Power of Prepaid Meters in Your Buildings
Both tenants and landlords are set to benefit from constant advancement in the prepaid meter sector that is sweeping through South Africa, and revolutionising the way municipalities are supplying electricity. With more and more reports of the dire state of municipalities’ debt books across the country, there’s never been a better time to deploy prepaid electricity technology across the country.
With prepaid meters, municipalities are protected against tenants or property owners absconding with large amounts of monies owed. The same is true for landlords who let out their […]
Learn Why Prepaid Electricity Meter Technology Is a Game Changer
More and more property managers and owners from all sectors of the economy are choosing to invest in state of the art prepaid electricity meters for their properties. This is the case for a variety of reasons. To start with, it eliminates the burden of risk from property owners that tenants will abscond and leave behind a massive electricity bill.
Instead, this technology leaves the onus on the tenant to take care of and keep up to date their electricity bill and costs. It also makes it easier […]