Meters and Connections

Moving or need advice about your digital, net or gross meter? Ask your question here.

Moving or need advice about your digital, net or gross meter? Ask your question here.

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Adding controlled load

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Hi 

we live in an older house which has a single analogue type meter. We don't have a controlled load. Our energy bills are massive (almost twice what they were in our old house of similar size which had 2 controlled loads). We want to know if it's possible to add a controlled load for the hot water or will we need to upgrade to a smart meter? 

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Re: Adding controlled load

Powerhouse

Karina,

As this would require a meter replacement, you should be getting a new smart meter.

You will need to contact AGL HERE.

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Cheers

Neil

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Re: Adding controlled load

Powerhouse

Ooops Karina,

Once the new meter is installed you would have to engage an electrician to move your hot-water service to the controlled load part of the meter.

It may be possible that the meter installer may be able to do it at the same time.

Neil