SNAPI Wins People’s Choice Award at SomethingX River Rival

As published in Information Age and Startup Daily, SNAPI was named winner by over 150 attendees at River Rival pitch competition, the apex of Queensland’s biggest tech festival for 2022, SomethingX. SNAPI Co-Founder, Mark Hartmann was one of eight startup founders selected to pitch his innovation to a panel of power in tech, including John […]

What’s Missing from our Smart Meter Policies?

Initial findings from the Australian Electricity Market Commission (AEMC)’s review of its three-year-old smart metering program has deemed it a failure. Roll-out targets have been missed. And pricing programs don’t actually benefit consumers as much as planned. The research finds our electricity smart meter installations patchy. Just 17 percent of Aussie households and businesses outside […]

The Digital Utility – 4 Factors for a Successful Transformation

“Digitise or die” is the harsh reality for businesses across every sector, but smart meter reform has injected particular pressure upon Australian utilities. Yet the AEMO has commenced investigation into the smart energy meter roll out to find its only achieved installations across 17% of businesses and households outside of Victoria. At this rate, the […]

How to Save Money on your Smart Meter Roll-Out

There are however, plenty of examples of digitisation programs costing horrendous amounts of money. Naturally, this is enough to scare anyone off of the bleeding edge of smart metering. Regardless, faced with increased government and consumer pressure to digitise services, most Aussie utilities have a smart meter roll-out underway, or in planning stages. No matter […]