Eaton’s Power Line Carrier (PLC) solution is a fully supported two-way PLC communications network that can be used to facilitate Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI), demand response/load management and limited distribution automation functionality. Eaton’s PLC solution offers advanced functionality allowing the system to not only benefit the metering and billing departments, but also engineering, operations and planning.
Two-way polled PLC Network utilizing 9.6 or 12.5 kHz signals
Supports use of repeaters
Integrated to the Eaton Yukon ODMS enterprise software platform
Completely configurable AMI parameters
Broadcast capabilities allow load sheds in less than two seconds
Capacitively coupled solution
The PLC network is well-suited to rural areas and provides a reliable, cost-effective solution to connect a utility to its customers at the reaches of its service territory.
AMI module intelligence
The AMI modules have superior onboard intelligence and substantial memory allowing for the most advanced feature-set in the industry, even when using the simplest of electronic meters. All AMI parameters are configurable via the network and are consistent with feature-sets offered in Eaton’s higher-density AMI solution.
Eaton customers can access software, firmware and additional product documentation at My.Eaton.com.
To request access, visit My.Eaton.com and complete the registration form. Please note that requests for access can take several days to process. If your matter is urgent, contact the customer support group at 800-815-2258.
Eaton is a power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 100,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.