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Downtown Auburn Historic District

Automated electric meters: Next step in the evolution of our SmartGRID

Next month, Auburn Electric will begin to upgrade its current electric meters with automated “smart” meters capable of transmitting robust usage data. Because these smart meters are networked to the electric utility, they combine to create Automated Meter Infrastructure (AMI) that allows us to understand power consumption in real-time so that we can distribute power […]

Year of projects: Status update

When we kicked off 2012, I shared our plan for a “Year of Projects” aimed at helping us maintain the quality of life and economic vitality of our city. These projects – done in addition to the normal city maintenance efforts throughout the year – ensure Auburn remains an attractive place to live, work and […]