Siemens to implement Smart Grid solutions at Rs.75 crore
Siemens today said it´s modernising electricity distribution network in three states-Punjab, Uttarakhand and Haryana-with Smart Grid solutions. The volume of the orders amounts to a total cost of approximately Rs 75 crore.
Power 20:20 Personality Profile | RN Nayak
RN Nayak, is the Chairman and Managing Director of PGCIL. He has introduced many new technologies in the Indian power sector, such as EMS and SCADA Project, -¦ 800 kV HVDC and 1,200 kV UHVAC, Flexible AC Transmission System (FACTS), and remote and unmanned operation of EHV sub-stations.
Smart Grid technology and implementation will see a boost within two years
If you see, the Ministry of Power has flagged off 14 pilots on Smart Grid that they want to mobilise through tried and tested methods. Of the 14 pilots, one is already awarded in Mysore, and others are on their way. The pilots have all the functionalities of the Smart Grid starting from renewable integration to demand side management, peak load reduction and power quality
RE Commitments: Sunny or Windy days ahead?
With a total of 2.70 lakh MW of renewable commitments from public and private developers, 62,100 MW of manufacturing commitment from public and private manufacturers, and 6,000 MW of EPC commitments from players.
CPRI to invest Rs.996 cr in new facilities
The Government of India has accorded investment approval of Rs 996 crore for capital projects of Central Power Research Institute in order to serve the growing needs
Keeping in line with the government of India´s vision, INTELECT brought together policymakers, business leaders, and academicians to discuss smarter cities, optimising grid efficiencies and overall, improving the quality of life for the citizens of India.
Reliable energy is Govts responsibility
RK Chugh, Vice-President and Head, Smart Grid Division, Siemens Limited, identifies the anomalies in the distribution segment and the measures that can be taken to overhaul the system.