The Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) has selected Plexus Research Inc., an R.W. Beck company, to provide consulting services to support the procurement and implementation phases of SMUD's advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) project. The three-year project will also assess the potential and value of future smart grid applications for the AMI system.
‘As one of the largest municipal utilities in the country, SMUD is a leader and pacesetter in deploying AMI and smart grid technologies,’ says Tim Wolf, vice president of marketing and business development at Plexus Research. ‘Plexus and R.W. Beck will continue our AMI consulting work to help enhance SMUD's current capabilities with a successful AMI deployment that serves future smart grid objectives.’
SOURCE: R.W. Beck Co.