City of Cape Town (Metropolitan) Municipality

Automatic Meter Reading (AMR) Electricity Consumption Meters and Energy Management Programme in City of Cape Town Owned Administrative Buildings

Automatic meter reading electricity installation into council buildings along with the rollout of an energy management system and behavioural change campaign with these buildings. The AMR technology allowed for real time electricity consumption which will be relayed back to users of the buildings.

Read a lesson learnt: Automatic Meter Readers (AMRs)


South Africa, Cape town

Total Project Budget

EUR 145 718

EEP Africa Financing

EUR 68 517


EE (not cookstoves)


Demonstration project

Project Period

2012 - 2013