These are 'commands' sent over the network to a smart meter, like a request for a meter reading. This graph shows the percentage of successful requests carried on the network, and the increase in volume over a year.
Percentage of successful pre-pay 'top-up' requests carried on the network in the last year.
Proportion of time when the network was operating as normal.
Network availability during planned changes
How often the network ran as normal during planned upgrades.
First-generation smart meter connections
Percentage of SMETS1 smart meters successfully connected to the DCC network at the first attempt.
Second-generation smart meter connections
Percentage of SMETS2 smart meters connected within 15 minutes.
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- Jack Hardinges, Josh D’Addario and Joe Massey, Open Data Institute (ODI)
Taking care of energy data could take care of the world
Jack Hardinges, Data Institutions Lead, Josh D’Addario, Senior Consultant and Joe Massey, Researcher at the Open Data Institute (ODI), on the growing role data institutions can play in enabling change in the energy sector.