In January and May 2006, the Azerbaijan State Agency on Standardization, Metrology and Patent objected to 16632 electric meters, the head of the agency Ramiz Hasanov stated on June 9, Trend reports.
According to Hasanov, during this period, 156108 gas meters were also objected, as well as 8520 water meters.
The head of the agency noted that many complaints were received about work of these meters. For instance, the meters of Barmek Azerbaijan dont correspondent to international standards, event 10 out of 100 meters are not tested. Due to work of the meters, the volume of the energy is fixed in a large amount.
The key role here is played by the transportation of meters, told Hasanov.