11 August 2011

Presentation to the Commerce Select Committee on Smart meters and smart grid

An ongoing failure to be smarter with how we manage electricity will have significant costs for the environment, consumers and the economy. 

Although smart meters don’t need to be identical in every respect, some standardisation is urgently required.

But with current developments we will have households in some parts of the country with really smart meters and households elsewhere left with dumb meters.

Read the Commissioner's full presentation to the Commerce Select Committee here