Itron Wins $150M South African Contract

Smart utility meter maker Itron, which is located in Liberty Lake, Washington, reported a big contract win today in South Africa. Itron said it has scored a $150M contract with the City of Johannesburg, to supply the latest generation of its smart meters and systems for the city. Itron said it won the deal in collaboration with the Edison power Group, the largest electrical contracting company in South Africa.