The Aclara Two-Way Automatic Communications System (TWACS) Technology is a proven, fixed-network solution that uses patented technology to transmit data over power lines. Aclara TWACS Technology offers two-way communication to electric meters and provides for timely billing, load control, demand response, and outage detection and assessment. With the system, utilities can effectively manage customer data and reduce costs while enabling innovation and providing superior customer service.
Aclara TWACS Technology is successfully deployed in a wide variety of locations – from small rural coops to large investor-owned utilities. In a consistently changing utility environment, Aclara TWACS Technology provides a solid foundation on which to build the metering solutions of today and tomorrow.