Water leak discovered due to automatic metering and targeting software; Leak hadn’t come to surface level yet.
Burst water pipe resulting in daily consumption peaking at 16.79 m³, up c. 16.00 m³ / day from baseline.
Undiscovered, this leak would have cost c. £60 per day in water volumetric and sewerage charges.
Half hourly electricity consumption. Consumption typically decreases during the day, however as circled above, consumption increased towards close of business. This was found to be caused by use of electric heaters, causing a spike of c. 5 kWh. Although minor, this wastage was flagged automatically with an alarm on the automatic metering and targeting software, enabling the cause to be promptly investigated and resolved.