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How Do Smart Meters work?

Powercor diagram public-telecommunications-network

Meter information is sent between the meter and your electricity distributor, by radio from the smart meter through access points and relays, and then on to the public telecommunications network to your distributor. (Source Powercor/Citipower: Victoria's Smart meter Program Webpage.)


Old style spin disc meter.

Did have a strong magnetic field but no radio frequency transmissions.


Electronic meter with low magnetic fields and no radio frequency transmissions.


New smart meter with lower magnetic fields than older style meter but broadcast strong radio frequency transmissions. See graphs.

To obtain information on Smart Meters from the Victorian Govt website click on link.

To obtain Victorian Govt Smart Meter Report (HTML Version).  Click link.

Document Number: M110736

Date: 20 October 2011

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