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Tata Comm to deploy 5000 IoT enabled smart gas metres in Mumbai

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Digital infrastructure provider today said it will deploy 5,000 for distribution company in

"is working with (MGL) to deploy 5,000 in The new smart metres will give households and businesses unprecedented visibility and control over their gas usage, and enable MGL to enhance operational efficiencies," said in a statement.

MGL's new smart metres will be equipped with Tata Communications' of Things (IoT) network. The technology that will be used for installing metres will enable MGL to simultaneously monitor thousands of smart metres and customers will not have to manually check their

We look forward to working with MGL and other innovative utility companies, as they harness the power of to improve the way they serve their customers and manage all aspects of their operations, VS Shridhar, Senior for Internet of Things, Tata Communications, said.

The global is set to grow from around USD 1.59 billion in 2016 to USD 2.27 billion by 2021 and it is expected that there will be around 130 million smart metres across in the next three years, according to the statement.

Smart metres connected to Tata Communications' network will enable households and businesses to access insights on their in real-time using an interactive online dashboard, Rajeev Mathur, Mahanagar Gas Ltd, said.

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First Published: Tue, April 03 2018. 21:40 IST