Shipment Quantity Survey Report

Shipment Quantity Survey Report

This report shows the shipment quantity of ECHONET Lite compliant products including smart meters from FY2013 to FY2023.

The cumulative number of ECHONET Lite devices excluding smart meters shipped from FY2013 to FY2023 reached 67.58 million units. On the other hand, the cumulative number of installed smart meters by FY2022 and planned smart meters to be installed in FY2023 reached 82.28 million units.
Therefore, the total number of ECHONET Lite compliant products by the end of FY2023 reached 149.9 million units.

Figure 1: Cumulative number of shipped or scheduled ECHONET Lite compliant devices


Figure 2: Shipment status of ECHONET Lite devices

Note: The number of smart meters is referred the data written in “Progress of full liberalization of the electricity retail market” (December 7, 2023, Agency for Natural Resources and Energy)


Table-1 Shipments by year and model of ECHONET Lite devices
(From FY2013 to FY2023)

●Full device means Full ECHONET Lite device which solely has the communication interface defined by ECHONET Lite standard.
●Ready device means ECHONET Lite ready device which becomes ECHONET Lite compliant device by connecting the ECHONET Lite middleware adapter (communication interfaces).
●AIF device is included in Full devices.


List of ECHONET Lite compliant sales devices of member companies
(as of April, 2024, in Japanese)

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