Reply to post: Re: I think it *will* be a ghastly mess

UK energy minister rejects 'waste of money' smart meters claim

TheVogon Silver badge

Re: I think it *will* be a ghastly mess

The data does not need to be downloaded to the meter. Would you look at your meter before turning on the washing machine? Most wouldn't be bothered. The spot pricing is used only on the billing end, and if any ability to view the current spot price at home was required, you could use the internet.

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