British Gas unveils first smart meter fit for digital energy boom

British Gas unveils first smart meter fit for digital energy boom

The next generation smart meter will replace the so-called SMETS1 in a major drive next year Britain’s largest energy supplier has won the race to roll out a household smart meter fit for the digital energy boom sparked by renewable energy, batteries and electric vehicles. After years of delay the next generation smart meter will be rolled out to British Gas customers from next year following a small-scale trial in UK homes over the summer. The major difference between the first and second generation meters, which both enable customers to track and record their energy use, is that the […]