Utilities Middle East
Dubai records growth of 73.6% in smart water meters between 2018 and 2022
Dubai Electricity and Water
Authority (DEWA) has recorded a growth in the number of smart water meters by 73.6% between
2018 and 2022.
The number of smart meters increased from 566,214 meters in August 2018 to 983,185 meters in August 2022, designed according to the highest technical
DEWA has a secure and automated infrastructure to
manage meter data. Automating meter readings
help customers receive instant information on their consumption patterns and effectively manage, monitor and control their consumption proactively
This also allows customers to promptly detect and fix water leakages to reduce waste. This sustains natural resources and preserves the
“Smart meters are the backbone of the smart grid, and one of the pillars of our digital transformation. They raise operational efficiency and reduce losses. DEWA has more than two million smart meters in Dubai,” said Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD &
CEO of DEWA.