KT MEG: Korea’s Smart Energy System

Thursday 9 Nov 2017 | Asia-Pacific | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Utilities |

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KT-MEG is an IoT demand response platform that uses micro grids, cloud-based analytics and variety of mobile networks and communication mediums to manage the supply and consumption of energy throughout South Korea. Powering more than 18,000 sites, each with disparate energy requirements, the Korean mobile network operator has enabled more efficient energy use for power plants, vehicle charging points and a variety of other businesses. This case study explores the context in which the solution was developed, how it works and how it fits into the business plans of the Korean operator.