electricity meter


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electricity meter

A device which measures and registers the integral of an electric quantity with respect to time, e.g., a watt-hour meter.
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The incumbent government extended police and taxes system to the area to secure its own interests and turned blind eyes towards negligence of the poor segments of the tribal society and decision of installing of electricity meters was part of it.
The sources added that the blaze was caused by a short circuit in the electricity meter inside the mall.
The gas meter was changed without any delay because it was at ground level but the electricity meter was on the wall above head height.
In June 2010, the corporation installed more than 1,000 prepaid electricity meters in the Bait Baws area of Sana'a as a pilot project for a potential nationwide system.
Electricity meters are often tampered with to gain free electricity but interfering with the potentially lethal power supply can spark fires, expose others to the risk of electrocution and invalidate insurance policies.
It cost the council pounds 900 to replace the electricity meter, and more cash had to be spent to repair the wall.
Muscat Electricity Distribution Company (MEDC) has already installed 100 prepaid digital electricity meters in places like Amerat, Seeb and Bausher in a bid to rationalise electricity consumption.
Further incidents were reported in January 2010 when he bypassed the electricity meter to gain free electricity and unlawfully obtained electricity from a communal supply.
Or, if you live in an apartment or condo, you need your own electricity meter and permission to install the PowerCost Monitor.
BUNGLING power chiefs sent an official letter to the "occupier" of a public toilet - saying they needed to change their electricity meter.
has announced that its OpenWay CENTRON[R] solid-state electricity meter and OpenWay Gas Module are now ZigBee certified products using the ZigBee Smart Energy public application profile.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-10 March 2008-Norway's Powel ASA secures NOK7m order for automatic electricity meter reading solutions(C)1994-2008 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com

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