Improved cash flow because payments are received before service delivery? No late payments and no costly debt management? Customers who have full control of their energy costs and don’t necessarily need a bank account to maintain energy service at home?Siemens Prepaid Energy makes it possible.
Energy providers are facing the challenges of protecting their investments in metering infrastructure and reducing operating costs. In order to efficiently solve these issues, an end-to-end solution is required that offers everything for expanding the smart-meter infrastructure by means of innovative rating and charging models, a variety of payment channels and loyalty programs.
Siemens Prepaid Energy is the end-to-end solution for smart prepaid energy management. It features flexible tariff management, real-time rating and charging, convenient payment and recharging options as well as intelligent energy consumption control features for turning prepaid energy into a viable alternative for the 21st century.Flexible & real-time charging, rating and usage controlPrepaid Energy registers your customers’ energy consumption accurately and reliably. It rates consumption, based on the respective flexible time and volume-based tariff models, and deducts the corresponding amount from the customer’s prepaid account.Recharging – anytime, anywhere and by any meansRecharging has never been easier and faster. Customers may recharge via computer or mobile app. Alternatively, recharging is also possible by paying cash at a store or by calling the utility’s customer-care line. Payment by credit or debit Cards or bank accounts is supported as well.Open architectureFeaturing modular and open system architecture, Siemens Prepaid Energy can be easily integrated into any business support system, such as ERP, CIS, CRM and systems from Payment Service Providers as well as Vending Providers.