Advanced Metering Infrastructure
Navigant's Advanced Metering Infrastructure experts conduct business-, regulatory- and technology-focused Smart Grid projects for a broad range of clients. These projects represent some of the most significant Smart Grid projects in North America, including projects funded by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Smart Grid Investment Grants, Regional Demonstration Projects and DOE Renewable Distributed Systems Integration programs.
Our highly experienced professionals have utility and energy industry backgrounds, regulatory experience and advanced degrees in engineering and economics. As a result, our experts can provide assistance on a wide variety of strategic and analytical projects involving strategic planning, regulatory filings, cost/benefit analysis for project options, vendor offering assessments and project implementation
Our Advanced Metering Infrastructure experts can provide valuable insight into the key issues and challenges facing smart grid projects. Our Smart Grid work encompasses strategy development, pilot and program design and pricing, technology assessment, vendor selection and project implementation. We can provide the critical insight needed for successful smart grid deployments by incorporating utility, customer advocate, state and federal regulator and vendor points of view.
Our deep industry experience extends to renewable energy, distributed resource integration and Smart Grid program development and standardization efforts. We provide clients with insight and perspective into how the broader industry and marketplace are developing so that clients can make better informed Smart Grid investments. Our extensive industry expertise and rigorous analytical capabilities generate the kind of innovative and forward-looking insight that can help clients successfully position themselves for a profitable and sustainable future.
Our Smart Grid and Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) solutions include:
- AMI technology, strategy and assessment
- Program design and evaluation
- Pricing strategy and analysis
- Rate design
- Regulatory filings
- Business case assessment and uncertainty modeling
- Build and impact metrics development and analysis
- Technical and implementation vendor procurement
- Reporting and compliance
- Business process assessment and development