Development of prepayment system in utilities bring a lot of advantage for them but providing available vending channel for different kind of customer is big concern for most of utility, for example in some countries some of household income is low and many consumers are unbanked and unconnected internet, selling prepaid vouchers is challenging because number of CDUs and working time is limited, and people should stay in long queue to purchase electricity. Mobile money may be on the rise but in these areas, cash is still king and people prefer to carry cash. To solve above mentioned challenge Automatic Vending Machine (AVM) has been developed, this is a new channel for the purchasing of electricity base on cash.
Functions of System
Unmanned and self service
High available and reliable
High security and hack-proof design and implementation
Compatibility with low speed telecommunication networks
Demonstration of The Effect