Sterlite Power Signs tech pact with Smart Wires

Sterlite Power has inked an exclusive agreement with US based Smart Wires to introduce a revolutionary technology for the Indian power sector that will enable resourceful grid management. This cutting-edge technology is an intelligent valve, that will allow utilities to optimally utilise its existing transmission capacity and enhance grid flexibility.

Pratik Agarwal, Managing Director, Sterlite Power, said, “We are growing at an incredible pace and need to look for innovative solutions for rising grid outages due to climate change, lack of land to build new lines and integration of renewable energy. Modernising the grid to make it ‘smarter’ through the use of cutting-edge technology is going to disrupt the landscape and technology is really going to be the game changer in this field.”

Manish Agarwal, CEO Solutions, Sterlite Power, said, “We are passionate proponents of disruptive technologies that can help our customers meet their energy delivery needs and address the coinciding challenges. This technology will enable better power flow, grid stability and enhanced power transfer capacity in existing infrastructure without the need for investment in new lines.”

Smart Wires CEO, Gregg Rotenberg, said, “Given the pace and scale of renewable energy growth in India, our solutions can provide immense value to the market.”

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