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Informatics Solutions for Smart Metering Systems Integration


  • Simona-Vasilica OPREA


  • Ion LUNGU



In this paper different aspects regarding smart metering systems integration have been depicted. Smart metering systems, renewable energy sources integration and advanced tariff systems implementation require informatics solution that could automatically collect and process data, forecast the behavior of electricity consumers, analyze trends regarding electricity prices, optimize the consumption of consumers, provide friendly interfaces, etc. They are advanced technologies that represent solutions for insufficient conventional primary energy sources, gas emissions, dependency on energy sources located outside European Union and issues related to energy efficiency. This paper mainly describes several informatics solutions correlated with operational requirements for smart metering system and our proposal for simplified architecture of smart metering systems, with three distinct levels (base level, middle level and top level) and load profile calculation methods.

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  • Simona-Vasilica OPREA & Ion LUNGU, 2015. "Informatics Solutions for Smart Metering Systems Integration," Informatica Economica, Academy of Economic Studies - Bucharest, Romania, vol. 19(4), pages 28-42.
  • Handle: RePEc:aes:infoec:v:19:y:2015:i:4:p:28-42

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