How monitoring water consumption provides a simple and cost-effective way to improve ESG ratings

Industry comment by Craig Mellor, Director, Deer Technology Ltd Businesses are coming under pressure to improve their ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) performance, particularly now agencies are calculating and awarding ESG ratings. These range from CCC for laggards not managing their long-term exposure to ESG risk factors, up to AAA for those managing the risks…

New senior management appointments at Deer Technology

Progressive technology specialist, Deer Technology, has announced two new appointments as the business continues to grow.  Established in 2014, the company uses UK-based companies to manufacture and assemble its LimpetReader™, a device that can be retrofitted to any traditional analogue meter and, using micro-cameras in sealed housings to capture time-stamped images of the meter display,…

A quick and cost-effective way for water wholesalers and retailers to improve the quality of their data

A key issue facing water wholesalers and retailers today is data quality. There are multiple facets to this but there is one that can be addressed quickly and cost-effectively; meter readings. Water meters are read manually or they are equipped with AMR (automated meter reading) technology. However, traditional AMR meters still need periodic manual reads…

Deer Technology’s innovative, cost-effective way to convert analogue electricity meters to smart meters

Deer Technology‘s new LimpetReader cost-effectively converts analogue electricity meters to smart meters simply and quickly. Electricity wholesalers and retailers can benefit, as well as asset managers and consumers. Millions of analogue electricity meters in the UK could be converted using the patented LimpetReader system. To convert an analogue meter, the compact, battery-powered LimpetReader is attached to the…

Housing associations and tenants can benefit from updating existing analogue electricity meters to smarter devices – and without spending a fortune

Housing associations and tenants can benefit from updating existing analogue electricity meters to smarter devices – and without spending a fortune With the majority of social housing tenants having contracts directly with electricity suppliers, you could be forgiven for wondering how housing associations could benefit from upgrading conventional meters to smart meters. In fact, there…