In 2017, two new companies launched: MapleCo, an independent Meter Asset Provider (‘MAP’) supporting the GB energy market, and SGN Smart, a subsidiary of SGN (‘SGN’).
- MapleCo is contributing to GB’s smart meter roll-out programme as a meter asset provider, which is funding the purchase and installation of smart gas and electricity meters.
- MapleCo is backed by OMERS Infrastructure Management Inc. (‘OMERS Infrastructure’), Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (‘Ontario Teachers’) and SSE plc (‘SSE’).
- SGN Smart provides management services and resources to MapleCo for implementation and its on-going operation.
- SGN Smart Operations Walton Park (Portsmouth) is ISO9001 and ISO27001 accredited.