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Households face 11-year wait for savings from smart meters

Jan 10, 2019 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

SMART meters may not save householders significant amounts of money until 2030 and will cost homeowners more than previously thought, the body representing energy firms has admitted.

When questioned yesterday by the business, energy and industrial strategy committee of MPs, Audrey Gallagher, Energy UK's director of supply, admitted that delays to the roll-out of devices could mean it will be some considerable time before consumers reap the benefit.

Under the Government's promotion of...