11. May 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Maxim Integrated Products has announced that its G3-PLC protocol has been recommended as one of the communications platforms that Japanese electrical utilities should use for communication between a smart meter and a home energy management system (HEMS) in home area networks (HANs).

The Smart house standardization study group, sponsored by Japan’s ministry of economy, trade, and industry (METI) has recommended Maxim’s protocol.

via Maxim’s G3-PLC recommended as smart-meter communication protocol in Japan.