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Demand Response (residential)

EnergyAxis: Elster is a leader in supporting Home Area Networks (HAN) and consumer premise devices through AMI. We actively partner with several key vendors to deliver comprehensive, end-to-end solutions for the HAN that leverage the state-of-the-art EnergyAxis infrastructure. These two-way communications solutions use ZigBee based protocols, 900 MHz communications, and paging. 


Our proven Demand Response solutions address the growing need for HAN support of consumer devices such as In-Home Displays, load control devices, and thermostats from a wide range of vendors. Our turn-key offerings include full services and support.

Our Demand Response solution portfolio enables you to provide metering information, including instantaneous demand, total and TOU energy, and pricing information to your consumers’ HAN devices. Learn more>>


ZigBee Routers: Our residential meters, when enabled with ZigBee, communicate to the HAN devices via ZigBee. The Elster ZigBee Network Interface Card (NIC) within the REX or gREX meter is certified as an Energy Service Interface (ESI) and trust center, and is a server for price information, Demand Response/Load Control (DRLC) events, text messages, and metering information as defined by the ZigBee Smart Energy profile specification. Learn more>>


Calico stackable answer for Demand Response: The Calico Energy Intelligence Suite (EIS) provides a single point of analysis and control for utilities. It leverages proven software connected to Elster’s EnergyAxis networks where applicable, to simplify and shorten program implementation, reduce cost of ownership, engage energy consumers, and eliminate the challenges common to siloed load control systems.  The Calico EIS includes everything a utility needs to deploy a straightforward and effective DSM programs.  Learn more>>

 

DVI EDGE stackable answer for Demand Response: If you are trying to avoid costly peak demand charges or the development of new peaking facilities, this energy distribution and grid-efficiency solution can shave customer peak by as much as 4% without the use of in-home control devices and opt-in/opt-out programs. Using your EnergyAxis smart metering infrastructure, this demand voltage response solution allows you to dial in your demand savings while maintaining service reliability. DVI’s energy distribution and grid-efficiency solutions allows you to take your peak shaving to the next level by layering on the latest in Volt/VAR technology, flattening the voltage profile, and driving down energy usage. Learn more>> 

 

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