Liberty Lake, Wash., January 25, 2010 — Itron Inc. announced two delivery milestones for both its legacy Centron electricity meters, as well as electricity and gas end points for its smart grid platform, OpenWay.
To date, more than 30 million Centron meters have been shipped to utilities throughout the world.
Coinciding with this milestone, Itron also announced the shipment of 1 million OpenWay units.
The shipments support several utilities’ smart grid deployments including CenterPoint Energy (Texas), DTE Energy (Mich.), San Diego Gas & Electric (Calif.), Southern California Edison (Calif.), and Glendale Water and Power (Calif.).
The delivery milestones are made possible by expanded manufacturing capacity for OpenWay meters in South Carolina.
Itron Inc. is a technology provider to the global energy and water industries.