The revenue collection service offers the complete utility management package, including credit control services whereby PEC utility management will directly bill and collect revenue from all consumers and/or prepaid recovery management
The ‘Fee Based’ model can be deﬁned as providing the Utility Services Management at a predetermined fee, while allowing the landlord to optimize their own recoveries.
The ‘Fee Based’ service allows PEC Utility Management (PEC) to provide a combination of services, at a monthly fee, calculated according to the various service options made available to the landlord
The PEC Utility Management vending network enables consumers to purchase electricity from numerous platforms. PEC offers traditional token based prepaid services as well as smart metering prepaid solutions.
PEC Residential and Commercial Smart Metering packages
A Smart Meter system assists in measuring, collecting data, and analysing energy usage. The system communicates with a Meter Data Management system (MDM) via smart devices such as electricity meters, gas meters, heat meters, and water meters. Through this system our clients and their tenants will be able to measure utility consumption on a daily basis. Smart meters furthermore aid in reducing carbon emissions due to reduced individual energy usage through effective energy management. A typical smart meter setup includes metering hardware, communication network, meter data management system and associated software. The platform records, collects and stores interval data and interfaces with other platforms such as web-based customer portals.
Not only does a Smart Meter system have the ability to continually measure and transmit data, it also has numerous features to provide the end user with detailed information about their electricity supply such as date, time tariff total billing and energy consumption, including multi rate tariffs such as Time of Use tariffs. Power Factor, Maximum Demand and billing reset information is also available and recorded information can be accessed and viewed on a web-based customer interface. Additional notiﬁcations are also available for prepaid deposits, low balance and disconnections.
Smart metering offers numerous advantages for the consumer such as on-demand information on consumption and sub metering, accurate invoicing based on actual consumption, detailed information regarding reading date and time, energy consumption and tariff. The system also caters for post and prepaid revenue collection
The client will receive the beneﬁt of more reliable data and will be able to align billing with bulk consumption. Accuracy of invoicing will be improved and information regarding consumption, sub metering etc. is readily available, which will assist in the proactive consumption and maintenance management.
As well as continually measuring and transmitting data, a Smart Meter has a large number of features to provide end users with detailed information about their electricity supply including; Date, Time, Tariff, Total Billing and Energy Consumption together with individual Rate consumptions for consumers on multi rate tariffs (Time of Use). In addition, Power Factor, Maximum Demand and billing reset information is available. All recorded information including billing information can be accessed and viewed on a web-based customer interface. Additional notiﬁcations are also available for prepaid deposits, low balance and disconnections.Advantages for the consumer:
The web enabled energy management portal offers easy access to processed utility and energy management information. Approved representatives of the property owner are enabled to conveniently view listed information, graphs and images, relating to the technical performance, billing and consumption status of a property, via the PEC Utility Management website, at any time.
The web enabled customer accounts portal offers easy access to processed utility information on a customer’s account. This includes real time transaction history, processed billing and various graphs pertaining to usage and levies.