International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Engineering & Technology
The present system of energy billing is error prone and also time and labor consuming. Errors get introduced at every stage of energy billing like errors with electro-mechanical meters, human errors while noting down the meter reading, and errors while processing the paid bills and the due bills. The home appliances which consume more power causes an increase in the payment of excessive bills. The remedy for all these problems GPMC(GSM based Power Meter and Control system) is developed which consist of the integration of a single phase Class 1, IEC61036, standard compliance digital kWh power meter.