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NYC water meter system enables consumer monitoring

If you can understand your water use, you can manage it better.  NYC residents will benefit from an updated wireless water monitoring system that enables citizen updates.  Ultimately, water use could be billed at consumption breakpoints with high rates for high consumption.  …

…   “The technology could lay the foundation for a tiered rate structure whereby the heaviest users pay more per unit of water.

Tiered rates are already in place in cities like Seattle … ”   …

Via New York Times: Water Use.

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