Definition: Meter Communications Network

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Meter Communications Network

The communications infrastructure that supports two-way delivery of information between smart meters and data collectors or access points. This infrastructure can be wired or wireless, and can be owned by the utility or a third party service provider. This network is sometimes referred to as a "field area network".[1]




Related Terms
smart grid
References
  1. https://www.smartgrid.gov/category/technology/meter_communications_network

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