Cuero, TX Deploying Nexgrid’s Smart Grid Solution
8/19/2016 - Fredericksburg, VA. August 15, 2016 - Nexgrid, a leader in high-speed standards-based smart grid solutions that enhance energy efficiency and utility operations, announced that Cuero, TX selected Nexgrid for a full scale roll-out of a smart grid and advanced metering of the cities electric and water meters. The deployment consists of Nexgrid’s street light mounted Multi-Mesh® solution to deliver advanced utility services to the city.
After reviewing proposals from a number of Smart Grid technology companies, Cuero selected Nexgrid on the basis of their sophisticated multi-tier architecture and proven technology that is easily installed and maintained.
The deployment provides operational improvements and enhanced billing capabilities for Cuero. Nexgrid’s system provides real-time outage notification, distribution management, electric and water meter reading, advanced analytical capabilities for energy usage, customer web portal, and intelligent streetlight control. It is estimated to be finished in October 2016.
“We are honored to have been selected by Cuero to implement their smart grid system,” said Costa Apostolakis, Chief Executive Officer at Nexgrid. “Cuero has taken a very thoughtful and innovative approach to smart grid technologies, focusing on a real-time, easy to deploy solution that is secure and future proof.”
About The City of Cuero
Our citizens are proud of Cuero, which is recognized as a Preserve America city, one of the Coolest Small Towns in America, a Retirement Community as designated by Texas Department of Agriculture, Turkey Capital of the World, and home of the Fightin' Gobblers, as a city that offers an outstanding quality of life. In July of 2015 Cuero was named a 2015 Playful City USA Community.