Definition: Real-Time Load Measurement And Management

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Real-Time Load Measurement And Management

This function provides real-time measurement of customer consumption and management of load through Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) systems (smart meters, two-way communications) and embedded appliance controllers that help customers make informed energy use decisions via real-time price signals, time-of-use (TOU) rates, and service options.[1]

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advanced metering infrastructuretime-of-use pricingsmart grid
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