On 20th April, Vattenfall has announced on press, that we have now reached the first milestone of 100,000 installed smart electricity meters at our electricity network customers in Sweden. The installations have been ongoing on a full scale since last autumn, and before 2024 has come to an end, all of our more than 900,000 customers will have access to the new electricity meters.
Sanxing was selected as supplier for the next generation of Sweden Vattenfall smart meter rollout on 2019, despite Covid-19, shortage in electronic chips and difficulties in recovery factory work, the tailor-made S34U18 series meter Sanxing designed for PUMA project has achieved big success. PUMA project it is so far single biggest LTE-M/NB-IoT smart metering project, the Chinese meter vendor has been selected in Nordic countries. Sweden leading European and world of smart metering deployment, it is one of the earliest countries have 100% smart meter rollout, and currently come to new generation rollout.
With more than 30 years technical expertise and project experience in the global smart meter field, Ningbo Sanxing was selected by Vattenfall for next generation rollout, the total meter points will expected around 1 million smart meter. The S34U18 series based on well understanding of customer requirements and pain points, taking the lead in all smart meter suppliers.