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Navajo Tribal Utility Authority

Advanced Metering Infrastructure Project

Abstract

The Navajo Tribal Utility Authority's (NTUA's) Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) project deployed 40,001 residential smart meters, network infrastructure, and a meter data management system (MDMS) to monitor, analyze, and process the meter data. Existing (pre-project) back office systems were integrated with the new AMI system to enable improved customer service.

Contact Information

Srinivasa Venigalla, P.E.
Electrical Planning Engineer
Navajo Tribal Utility Authority
e-mail: SrinivasaV@ntua.com
 
Recipient Team Web Site:  www.ntua.com



 

 

At-A-Glance
Recipient: Navajo Tribal Utility Authority (Advanced Metering Infrastructure Project)
HQ State: Arizona
NERC Region: WECC
Total Budget: $11,603,575
Federal Share: $4,991,750
 
Funding Program:
Project Type:
 
Equipment:
Targeted Benefits:
  • Reduced Meter Reading Costs
  • Reduced Operating and Maintenance Costs
  • Improved Electric Service Reliability and Power Quality
  • Reduced Electricity Costs for Customers
  • Reduced Truck Fleet Fuel Usage
  • Reduced Greenhouse Gas and Criteria Pollutant Emissions