Final report: Volume 1 – 18 October 2011

Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Background
  3. Objectives and Methodology
  4. Data Characteristics
  5. Base Case Results
  6. Scenarios Tested
  7. Scenario Results
  8. Concluding Comments

Statement of responsibility 

This Final report: Advanced metering infrastructure customer impacts study (Final report) was prepared for the Department of Primary Industries (DPI) solely for the purposes of assisting the DPI to make an assessment of the impact of advanced metering infrastructure on small electricity consumers.

In preparing this Final report we have relied on the accuracy and completeness of the information provided to us by DPI, electricity distribution businesses, electricity retail businesses and from publicly available sources. We have not audited or otherwise verified the accuracy or completeness of the information. We have not contemplated the requirements or circumstances of anyone other than DPI.

The information contained in this Final report is general in nature and is not intended to be applied to anyone's particular circumstances. This Final report may not be sufficient or appropriate for your purposes. It may not address or reflect matters in which you may be interested or which may be material to you.

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