Heat meters automatic remote reading system in JSC "Rigas siltums»
Topic of the practice
Heat supply, automation, smart meters, energy efficiency
Good Practice Information
The remote and automatic reading of heat meters makes consmption information available on a consistent and real time basis and removes the risk of human error in meter reading.
Reading data at a specific time enables accurate heat data analysis and the evaluation of each user's heat consumption profiles. The system can be linked to other IT systems for technical, analytical or customer services needs.
Evidence of success
The practise allows for the collection of real time information on heat loses and operation of heat meters. Potential problems can be quickly identified and remedied, improving the quality of services; less time-consuming billing; lower error; increased customer service options and optimised human resources. Efficient production, delivery and control of the heat reduces CO2 emissions.
Contact details to obtain further information on the practice
JSC “Rīgas siltums”
Annex completed on: 03-13-2013