10 Nov '11, 10am

BT's Smart Meter Project Saves £13M per Year in Energy Costs

BT's Smart Meter Project Saves £13M per Year in Energy Costs

BT says it will save £13 million (US$20.7 million) a year and shave 5 percent off its carbon footprint by fitting more than 22,000 smart meters and over 1,500 building management systems across its property portfolio. The installation program is already underway and will be rolled out to 110 buildings a month, while an international expansion is planned for next year. BT is also trialling a new "sleep mode" for broadband connections that promises to slash energy use, as BusinessGreen revealed last month. The telecoms giant plans to use an integrated energy management system to collate information on energy consumption and environmental conditions across key buildings and telephone exchanges using real-time data from smart meters and individual building systems. The system will cover more than 90 percent of BT's U.K. energy consumption and be able to spot ineffective use of...

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