Smart Metering MVV
Technology and potential of smart metering, measuring and communication systems for saving energy and improving efficiency
Project goals and results
The aim was to investigate the sociological aspects of the acceptance of smart metering equipment and customer usage behaviour with reference to energy efficiency and energy saving.
Tasks of IREES
In the context of its sociological accompanying research, the IREES study incorporated the following aspects:
Development and definition of measured quantities and processes and development of sociological accompanying research methods (variables, survey design, evaluation methods),
Execution of accompanying research with the surveys provided for the specific target groups,
Evaluation of the survey results in respect of energy efficiency and changed behaviour patterns of groups with specific characteristics,
Participation in drafting the conclusions and recommendations.