Autarke accomodation with domotics / How do I connect the Gateway to my smart meter?

It is easy to connect your Gateway to your smart meter by means of a supplied P1 cable. This cable connects the two devices. Click here if you want to see how this looks.
Then go to https://benext.eu/login/setup/ to connect your Gateway digitally as well. In a few steps, you are ready to use the Gateway.

Go for some general information about the smart meter to this page.

How to install my dutch-smart-meter?

The Electricalmeter can be installed like this:
1. Go to https://benext.eu/login
2. Go to SETUP -> Install
3. Select the P1 Gasmeter (at the “to install” or “benext products” tab)
4. Follow the steps of the wizard.

The gasmeter can be installed like this:
1. Go to https://benext.eu/login
2. Go to SETUP -> Install
3. Select the P1 Gasmeter (at the “to install” or “benext products” tab)
4. Follow the steps of the wizard.

 

Isn’t there internet in your electrical metering box? Or is the main metering box to far from your livingroom?
There are several solutions possible:
1. Extend the smartmetering cable for your P1 smart meter to the correct place where you can install the gateway. There are only 4 wired cable needed to extend this cable, a disconnected phone cable is a possible solution. make sure you connect the cables correctly.
2. Extend or install a new internet/network cable to the main meteringbox and connect the gateway.

There are also RF solutions:
3. Ethernet over powerline for example the tp-link/sitecom/netgear. You will use your wallsockets to exetend your ethernet to the metering box. link to tweakers
4. The most easy solution is to use a WiFi to LAN extender also known as bridge which use your wifi to make a network connection anywhere in your house, for example in your metering box. like this one or thisone, and this one.
5. The Z-Wave solution for P1 meters is in development by benext there is also a led pulse meter available by NorthQ on our webshop see webshop.

Posted in: Smart meter

Autarke accomodation with domotics / How do I connect the Gateway to my smart meter?

It is easy to connect your Gateway to your smart meter by means of a supplied P1 cable. This cable connects the two devices. Click here if you want to see how this looks.
Then go to https://benext.eu/login/setup/ to connect your Gateway digitally as well. In a few steps, you are ready to use the Gateway.

Go for some general information about the smart meter to this page.

How to install my dutch-smart-meter?

The Electricalmeter can be installed like this:
1. Go to https://benext.eu/login
2. Go to SETUP -> Install
3. Select the P1 Gasmeter (at the “to install” or “benext products” tab)
4. Follow the steps of the wizard.

The gasmeter can be installed like this:
1. Go to https://benext.eu/login
2. Go to SETUP -> Install
3. Select the P1 Gasmeter (at the “to install” or “benext products” tab)
4. Follow the steps of the wizard.

 

Isn’t there internet in your electrical metering box? Or is the main metering box to far from your livingroom?
There are several solutions possible:
1. Extend the smartmetering cable for your P1 smart meter to the correct place where you can install the gateway. There are only 4 wired cable needed to extend this cable, a disconnected phone cable is a possible solution. make sure you connect the cables correctly.
2. Extend or install a new internet/network cable to the main meteringbox and connect the gateway.

There are also RF solutions:
3. Ethernet over powerline for example the tp-link/sitecom/netgear. You will use your wallsockets to exetend your ethernet to the metering box. link to tweakers
4. The most easy solution is to use a WiFi to LAN extender also known as bridge which use your wifi to make a network connection anywhere in your house, for example in your metering box. like this one or thisone, and this one.
5. The Z-Wave solution for P1 meters is in development by benext there is also a led pulse meter available by NorthQ on our webshop see webshop.

Posted in: Smart meter