What we do

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Covid-19

To help us minimise the risk of the virus spreading, and ensure the smooth running of the business, we are now asking DCC staff to conduct business meetings online.

We’ve taken this decision with the wellbeing and safety of our employees, customers and suppliers foremost in mind.

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DCC Products & Services

DCC is leading the design, build, test and integration of the data and communications infrastructure to connect smart meters with the business systems of energy suppliers, network operators and other authorised users.

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Future Service Development

As the provider of the centralised data and communications services that underpin smart metering, DCC has a crucial role in supporting the industry to deliver the smart meter rollout and help enable wider changes to the industry.

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Become a DCC User

Find out about becoming a User of DCC services. Our customers can use the live systems to send secure communications to Smart Meter devices as well as establishing secure connections to all DCC interfaces.

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Smart DCC in figures

15/04/2021

11187420

Smart meters connected to the national secure network

15/04/2021

7286641

Total SMETS2 meters on the network

15/04/2021

3900779

Total SMETS1 meters migrated

07/04/2021

427976179

Number of messages sent across the network in March

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Lockdown 1 vs 3

On average, weekly SMETS2 installs in Lockdown 3 were 5x more than in Lockdown 1! (63k vs 11k)

Industry Insights

Why we must link smart to Net Zero

By Daisy Cross, Head of Smart Programme at Energy UK

12 April 2021
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The DCC making SMART

By Mike Hewitt, Chief Technology Officer

29 March 2021
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Starting a new job in Lockdown

By Simon Finnie, Talent Acquisition Specialist.

05 March 2021
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