Data reported by:

South Mississippi Electric Power Association - SWEPA

Advanced Metering Infrastructure and Associated Smart Grid Investments for Rural Mississippi
AMI smart meters installed and operational Quantity* Cost
Total 24,587 $4,030,120
Residential 24,394
Commercial 82
Industrial 11
AMI smart meter features operational Feature enabled # of meters with feature
Interval reads 1 24,587
Remote connection/disconnection Yes 2,772
Outage detection/reporting N/A
Tamper detection No 0
AMI communication networks and data systems Description Cost
Backhaul communications description Backhaul of data from the substation collection equipment to the main office is... $0
Meter communications network ACLARA Model UMT-R modules are directly connected to a GE I-210+ meter at the...
Head end server The headend system for ACLARA's AMI is the TNS server software. This software... $230,499
Meter data analysis system
Other IT systems and applications N/A
Web portal deployed and operational Quantity* Description
Customers with access to web portal 24,587
Customers enrolled in web portal 1,179 Portal is provided by CIS vendor (NISC) and provides Members with smart phone...
Customer systems installed and operational Quantity* Description Cost
Communication networks and home area networks N/A N/A
In home displays
Energy management device N/A
Direct load control devices
Programmable communicating thermostats
Smart appliances
Customer system communication networks Description
Network characteristics within customer premise

* In some circumstances, costs are incurred before devices are installed resulting in a reported cost where the quantity is zero.

* All dollar figures are the total cost, which is the sum of the federal investment and cost share of the recipient (the recipient cost share must be at least 50% of the total overall project cost).

** In some cases the number of entities reporting is greater than the total number of projects funded by the Recovery Act because some projects have multiple sub-projects that report data. View list of sub-projects.

Electric distribution system % Description
Portion of distribution system with SCADA due to SGIG/SGD program 50.00% Calculation based on the number of substations connected and SCADA software model...
Portion of distribution system with DA due to SGIG/SGD program
DA devices installed and operational Quantity* Description Cost
Automated feeder switches
Automated capacitors
Automated regulators
Feeder monitors
Remote fault indicators
Transformer monitors (line)
Smart relays
Fault current limiter
Other devices
SCADA and DA communications network Cost
Communications equipment and SCADA $754,343
Distribution management systems integration Integrated Description
AMI
Outage management system
Distributed energy resource interface
Other N/A
Distribution automation features / functionality Function enabled Description
Fault location, isolation and service restoration (FLISR)
Voltage optimization
Feeder peak load management
Microgrids
Other functions

* In some circumstances, costs are incurred before devices are installed resulting in a reported cost where the quantity is zero.

* All dollar figures are the total cost, which is the sum of the federal investment and cost share of the recipient (the recipient cost share must be at least 50% of the total overall project cost).

** In some cases the number of entities reporting is greater than the total number of projects funded by the Recovery Act because some projects have multiple sub-projects that report data. View list of sub-projects.