Advanced Meter Exchange

We are working to update our metering system to replace aging equipment across our service area. This multiyear project will implement an automated meter infrastructure (AMI) that will help us monitor our system for efficiency and allow for two-way communication to metering equipment to better serve our customers.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is AMI?

What are smart meters?

Why is MGE replacing meters with AMI devices?

What are some benefits of these new AMI devices?

What type of signal does an AMI meter transmit?

Are the AMI radio frequency signal levels regulated?

What type of information is transmitted with AMI devices?

Do AMI meters make meter reading more convenient?