Glossary of terms used on this site

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Service provider

Generally used to describe either a submetering/billing service provider or a provider of utilities.


An alarm alerting the AMR site’s manager that a specific property’s usage appears to indicate the presence of a slowly leaking appliance, usually but not always a toilet. See also Unusual consumption alerts.


The practice of using meters to measure mater-metered utility consumption by individual users. Also see, partial-capture submetering and total-capture submetering.