RUEIL MALMAISON, France, July 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Sagemcom and its local partner Enermeter have won the 240 000 AMM Prime PLC meter for Energias de Portugal (EDP).
Through the InovGrid project, EDP is now ramping up in the roll out of PRIME Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) in Portugal. EDP strongly believes that InovGrid will bring significant benefits to customers, with increased control over energy consumed, lower costs, increased flexibility of tariffs and value added services.
With this deal Sagemcom confirms its leadership in Smart Metering in Europe and its position as top supplier of the PRIME Alliance-certified Solution. Commenting on this award, Eric Rieul, CEO of Sagemcom Energy & Telecom SAS, said: "Sagemcom is proud to be a long term technology partner to EDP, enabling EDP to fulfil its ambition for Smart Grid roll out ."
A French high-tech group of international dimensions, Sagemcom operates on the broadband (digital home, set-top boxes, Internet routers, telephony and multimedia terminals), smart city (smart meter, smart grid, smart infra, smart sites and smart services), and Internet of Things markets.
With revenue of around 1.3 billion euros, Sagemcom employs 4200 people on five continents and ships more than 23 million terminals every year. Sagemcom aims to remain a world leader in communicating terminals with high added value.
Sagemcom has provided support for its clients for the last 25 years by preparing and implementing their energy management projects, and by deploying secure and sustainable metering solutions, from meters to information systems