Type/Role: Utility – Electricty and Water
Headquarters/Base: Rome, Italy
Parent: Publicly Listed
1.3m electricity customers, 7m water customers
Acea, a public utility leader in Italy, is an industrial group focused on the development and valorisation of two primary activities, water and energy. Listed on the stock exchange since 1999, Acea operates in the production, sales, and distribution of power, public lighting, decorative and architect ural lighting and the management of integrated water services. A leader in public, decorative and architectural lighting, Acea manages power transmission and distribution grids in the Rome area. In 2002, AceaElectrabel was incorporated pursuant to a strategic agreement in the power and gas fields with the Belgian Electrabel, the sixth largest European operator in the sector. AceaElectrabel operates in the field of production, trading and sales of power to non-captive and captive customers. With 7,000,000 residents served in Italy and with a 13% market share, Acea confirms its position as the leading domestic operator in the water industry. The Group companies operate directly and indirectly managing integrated water services in Liguria, Tuscany, Latium. Acea also carries out analysis and research on water resources and the environment.
ACEA has a 10 year contract with Ericsson to provide and operate smart metering software solution and data centre.
ACEA has started the implementation of Oracle Utilities Meter Data Management as the MDM solution to support the integration of Meter Data, Validation, and provision to Customer Information applications for all PLC and C&I meters as a single respository.