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Smart Meters for Smart Competition: Comment on Current Policy Affecting Interval Metering and Load Profiling for Full Retail Competition in Electricity

April 30, 2001

Mid-Atlantic Distributed Resources Initiative


This report provides a customer-focused review and comment on the decision by jurisdictional governments and regulators, and the Federal government, to support commencement of full retail competition (FRC) in electricity for small consumers in Australia using load profiles as the basis for settlement and billing, rather than half-hourly interval meters.

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