The SORIA programme – key challenges and successes

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 10:20 to 10:40
Hub sessions - Smart Metering - The Impact of Smart Meters in Europe

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Theatre Smart Metering


The Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate decided in 2011 to make changes to the regulation on metering, settlement and coordinated action in sales and invoicing of power grid services to introduce advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) with a final deadline of 1 January 2019. Following this, a number of DSO decided to meet the challenge together to ensure a successful implementation of AMI and cost effective operations of same. By 2014, 29 DSO formed the SORIA programme and the fully owned service provider Validér had been established.

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3. Success criteria’s 

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