YDC Data Monetization Index for Utilities

December 13, 2021 Summary Most publicly-traded utilities in the United States have a YDC Data Monetization Index (DMI) of up to 1.2 percent. Deregulated utilities tend to have a higher YDC DMI compared to regulated utilities.  A higher YDC DMI is generally preferable across companies and industries. By way of reference, internet companies have a […]

Valuation of Utility Smart Meter Data

Sunil Soares CEO, YourDataConnect yourdataconnect.com Since the inception of electricity deregulation and market-driven pricing throughout the world, utilities have been looking for ways to match consumption with generation. Traditional electricity and gas meters were read only on a monthly or quarterly basis. These meters measured only gross consumption and gave no insight into when the […]