This article provides an overview on various decision dilemmas with respect to procurement in utilities and the critical success factors which the utilities can leverage for their benefit ensuring the quality and efficiency in execution. - Yogendra Singh Butola
A sneak peek of the mega event on power distribution sector. – Subhajit Roy, Group Editor
Sterlite Power, a global power transmission company announced the financial closure of their Arcoverde project in Brazil.
Transmission and Distribution Business has secured turnkey orders of Rs 1,257 crore across India, SAARC, East Asia Pacific, Middle East, and the Americas.
In the recently concluded auction for transmission projects in Brazil, Sterlite Power emerged as the winner for the project of development of six substations.
This article is a brief overview of some of the most important milestones in Indian power distribution cables and a few key trends defining its future. - Ashok Saigal
This article focuses on the electrical distribution network design for a Smart City focuses on providing a reliable, expandable and techno-savvy solution. - Vijay Barve
This article elucidates the application of Artificial Intelligence methods in power system expansion. - Rajesh Chourishi
Strong policy thrust on renewables to drive capacity addition; AT&C loss reduction to remain key for the financial health of distribution utilities - Girishkumar Kadam
KEC International signed a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Adani Transmission for selling its entire stake in KEC Bikaner Sikar Transmission at an enterprise value of around Rs 227.5 crore subject to regulatory and other approvals.
Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL), a leading global EPC player in the power and infrastructure contracting sector has secured new orders or notification of award of Rs 1,322 crore.
The type of underground cable to be used at a particular location is determined by the voltage at which it is re-quired to operate. Underground cables are classified and used at a particular location as per their voltage rating. - Munazama Ali
The power flows from power utilities to consumers whereas if wireless sensor networks are added, then the real time price information will also flow from base station to consumers. If the consumer is aware of price of power in peak times, then consumer will act accordingly and regulate his consumption as per price information sent to him. - Geeta Yadav
KEC International has secured new turnkey order of Rs 1,496 crore in its Transmission & Distribution business in Bangladesh for design, supply and installation of 400 kV Meghnaghat – Madunaghat Double Circuit Transmission Line.
Adani Transmission announced that it has acquired Reliance Infrastructure’s integrated business of Generation, Transmission and Retail Electricity Distribution.
Avantha Group Company, CG Power and Industrial Solutions Limited (CG) through its wholly-owned subsidiary at Belgium in consortium, fabricated the largest ever Offshore Transmission Substation.
The 400 kV lines will help Essar Power’s 1,200 MW Mahan Thermal Power Plant in Madhya Pradesh to evacuate its entire generation.
Transmission of electrical energy from source to load without having any physical wired connection, i.e. wireless power transmission will play significant role in future electronics and electrical applications. This paper discusses about wireless power transmission, principles, advantages and its scope in future.
In this article, the power sector is reviewed with specific focus on transmission and distribution system losses.
Increasing penetration of renewable energy into the electricity grid is posing new challenges to ensure grid stability and reliability. The impact of volatile renewable generation and decentralisation of energy is driving the industry towards exploring options like IoT, robotics, Cloud computing and Artificial Intelligence.