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Aclara STAR_select network

The network foundation of STAR®_select™ is an advanced, highly robust meter reading solution that delivers comprehensive usage data through a secure, long-range wireless network using licensed radio frequencies.

What's New

Aclara Moves into Smart Infrastructure Solutions Space with Launch of iiDEAS® Operational Data Management System

Aclara Technologies LLC, a leader in advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) solutions for electric, water and gas utilities, announces the launch of its new iiDEAS® Operational Data Management System. iiDEAS, which is an acronym for “Intelligent Infrastructure: Data, Efficiency, Analytics and Services,” is a pivotal technology platform that allows utilities to realize the full potential of true Smart Infrastructure Solutions (SIS).

Aclara Unveils New, Adaptive Consumer Engagement Platform

November 19, 2014
Aclara Technologies LLC, a leading provider of smart infrastructure technologies and software solutions to the utility industry, recently introduced its new, adaptive consumer engagement platform at the annual Client Advisory Board (CAB) meeting, where industry professionals also discussed the evolving landscape of the utility industry.

Munroe Falls Is Latest Ohio Municipality to Employ Aclara Water Meter Reading Technology

October 27, 2014
Aclara Technologies LLC, a leading provider of smart infrastructure technologies for water, gas and electric utilities, has finalized an agreement with the City of Munroe Falls in Northeast Ohio, to deploy its STAR® network meter-reading solution to local residents. In addition to Munroe Falls, other Ohio cities using Aclara’s STAR network include Berea, Bexley, Middletown, Newark, Springboro, Sylvania and Wooster.

Aclara Names New Head of Marketing, Customer & Sales Support

Mr. Robert (Bob) Florence has joined Aclara Technologies LLC as the Senior Vice President of Marketing, Customer and Sales Support. Aclara is a leading provider of intelligent infrastructure, software and services for the electric, gas and water utilities.

STAR ZoneScan from Aclara Pinpoints Water Main Leaks

August 27, 2014
STAR® ZoneScan, an advanced automated detection system can pinpoint underground leaks in water mains to within just three feet by collecting and analyzing acoustic data.


August 7, 2014
Firelands Electric Cooperative (FEC) today announced plans to use the new eTWACS® power line communications system from Aclara Technologies LLC, a leading provider of smart infrastructure technologies to water, gas and electric utilities, for its advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) requirements.

TNS 2.9 and eTWACS benefits

July 30, 2014
With the announcement today of a new head end software solution (TNS 2.9), the enhanced TWACS (eTWACS™) power-line communications technology from Aclara Technologies LLC, a leading supplier of smart infrastructure technologies to gas, water, and electric utilities, delivers on customer demands.

Allan Connolly's ACE14 Interview

July 22, 2014
Our new President & CEO Allan Connolly spoke with Angela Godwin, Chief Editor of WaterWorld magazine, at AWWA’s ACE14 Annual Conference & Exposition in Boston. The discussion provides insight into Aclara’s new ownership, bright future and renewed focus on growth, as well as Allan’s perspective on the current state of the water industry, including challenges like infrastructure and economics, and water’s relationship to the energy business.

Aclara Offers New Service Offerings for Water Utilities

As part of its STAR_select™ solution for water utilities, Aclara Technologies LLC, a leading provider of intelligent infrastructure technologies for water, gas and electric utilities, announces a new high-level services program for water utilities that makes it easier to implement a successful AMI strategy.

Aclara Introduces STAR_prestige for Water Customers

Aclara introduces STAR_prestige™ analytics at the American Water Works Association’s ACE14, in Boston. The analytics solution is the first offering in the company’s STAR_select™ line of powerful and scalable solutions connecting its proven, fixed-network communications with a host of integrated product offerings and professional services for water utilities.

City of Canton Upgrades Contract for Aclara STAR Network

Aclara Technologies LLC, has inked a deal with the City of Canton, Ohio, to upgrade its existing STAR® advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) network with Aclara’s Series 3000 meter transmission units (MTUs).

Toho Water Authority Finalizing Deployment of Aclara STAR Network

Aclara has finalized an agreement with Toho Water Authority in Kissimmee, Fla. to deploy 45,000 additional meter transmission units (MTUs) over the next 24 months. This brings the total number of AMI-enabled meters managed by Toho to 115,000.


May 21, 2014
Allan Connolly, an operations and technology executive with broad global leadership experience, has been named Chief Executive Officer and President of Aclara Technologies LLC.


March 17, 2014
ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ESE) today announced that it has signed an agreement to divest Aclara Technologies LLC to an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc.


March 4, 2014
Six electric cooperatives in Florida, Missouri, Pennsylvania, South Dakota and Texas have announced plans to deploy power-line communications systems from Aclara.

Upcoming Events

November 12 - 14, 2014

World Water-Tech North America

MaRS Centre, Toronto, Ontario

Aclara is exhibiting.

December 8 - 9, 2014

Indiana Electric Cooperatives Annual Meeting

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown, Indianapolis, IN

Aclara is exhibiting.

February 3 - 5, 2015

DistribuTECH Conference and Exhibition

San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA

Aclara is exhibiting (Booth 2130).

February 23 - 25, 2015

NRECA TechAdvantage Conference & Expo

Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL

Aclara is sponsoring and exhibiting (Booth 1419).

May 19 - 21, 2015

AGA Operations Conference and Biennial Exposition

Gaylord Texan, Grapevine, TX

Aclara is exhibiting.

June 7 - 10, 2015

AWWA ACE Annual Conference and Exposition

Anaheim Convention Center, Anahaim, CA

Aclara is sponsoring and exhibiting (Booth 438).