Brazilian company ELO Sistemas Eletrônicos has selected US provider of smart grid management software eMeter Corporation's EnergyIP platform to address data management and integration requirements for the former's smart meter solution, eMeter said in a statement.
ELO is developing a large-scale smart metering solution in response to Brazil's push to replace up to 63mn electric meters in the country by 2021. ELO expects to offer a smart metering and information management solution for its utility customers to help increase automation, address non-technical loss and improve energy reliability and quality.
eMeter provides software that allows electric, gas and water utilities to realize the smart grid's full benefits. Several utilities worldwide employ eMeter's smart grid management software to reduce operational costs, improve customer service and drive energy efficiency.