March 10, 2021

The expanding transmission and distribution (T&D) network, along with overall infrastructure development, is driving the demand for

March 9, 2021

The development of high voltage long distance corridors to deliver electricity to high-demand regions and the introduction

July 8, 2021

India’s transformer capacity has grown significantly over the years. The total alternating current (AC) transformer capacity (at

July 7, 2021

Transformers, used as compensating devices, are essential and expensive assets in a power delivery system. They play

October 17, 2021

The deployment of digital technol­ogies for power plant operations and maintenance (O&M) can lead to significant savings

October 17, 2021

With the growing influx of renewables, there is a greater need for flexibilisation of conventional coal-based power

February 9, 2022

The role of coal-based power is ch­anging rapidly with the increasing integration of renewables. Th­er­mal power plants

February 8, 2022

The operations and maintenance (O&M) of thermal power plants (TPPs) is critical to guarantee that they operate

July 10, 2020

The thermal power industry is facing severe headwinds as the deadline to install emission control equipment draws

July 9, 2020

Complying with emission norms is one of the key priorities for power generation companies. While they are

March 31, 2022

The Indian power transmission segment has grown significantly over the years, making the country’s electricity grid one

March 30, 2022

The power transmission network has been constantly expanding to maintain uninterrupted transmission of power, provide evacuation infrastructure

December 10, 2020

The strengthening and modernisation of transmission and distribution (T&D) networks is imperative for maintaining uninterrupted power supply

December 9, 2020

The benefits of smart metering extend well beyond the reduction of aggregate technical and commercial (AT&C) losses.

April 30, 2022

Digitalisation, decarbonisation and decentralisation are key trends sha­ping the power sector today. Utili­ti­es across the generation, transmission

April 29, 2022

Power utilities are embracing IT and OT solutions in a big way to reduce costs, optimise operational

June 8, 2022

Efficient operations and maintenance (O&M) and asset manage­me­nt practices are imperative to maintaining power plants in a

June 8, 2022

Diesel generator (DG) sets have been playing a crucial role in meeting the backup requirements of consumers

August 8, 2022

Solar energy is scaling up rapidly, driven by favourable government incentives and regulations, declining capital costs and

August 8, 2022

Ensuring optimum plant performance and quality of assets is perhaps the top priority for solar power plant

June 20, 2021

India’s power transmission segment has seen considerable growth in the past few years owing to the increasing

June 19, 2021

Over the past few years, tower technologies have undergone significant changes. Owing to factors such as increasing

November 19, 2021

Coal-based capacity remains the largest contributor to power generation in India with a share of 71 per

November 16, 2021

Flue gas desulphurisation (FGD) systems are a must have coal-based plants as they help comply with the

December 20, 2019

Indian power utilities have always focused on bridging the demand-supply gap and ensuring 24×7 power supply to

December 19, 2019

There has been a growing focus in recent times on ensuring quality of power supply. The increasing

February 20, 2021

To ensure sustainable electricity supply and energy security, efficient management of the power distribution network by using

February 20, 2021

The pandemic amplified the adoption of digital technologies by power utilities, especially when keeping the lights on

May 20, 2019

The country has set ambitious smart metering targets but its progress on the ground has been slow.

May 18, 2019

Smart metering and smart grid technologies require the exchange of large volumes of data and thus, communication

May 5, 2018

Grid modernisation and strengthening has been the core principle of various government schemes introduced in the power

May 5, 2018

Power system operations are becoming more complex by the day with rapid increase in the number of

December 3, 2021

Testing and measurement (T&M) solutions are crucial for maintaining operational efficiency and optimising the operations and maintenance

December 3, 2021

Smart metering and smart grid technologies are the future of grid systems. There is an increasing focus on

March 10, 2018

The renovation and modernisation (R&M) of power plants is essential for maintaining their operational performance. Ageing infrastructure

March 9, 2018

The renovation and modernisation (R&M) of coal-based thermal power plants (TPPs) is crucial, both from an environmental

January 5, 2018

Bangalore, India, January 2018 VSC-based HVDC Light technology can harness offshore wind to produce enough electricity to

January 9, 2022

Diesel generator (DG) sets are an important source of power supply for various sectors such as railways,

January 8, 2022

Diesel generator (DG) sets have a quick start-up time, low initial in­vestments and convenient installation. They are

January 10, 2021

In the past few years, capacity additions in the hydropower segment have been low. This is owing

January 9, 2021

Pumped storage is an established, proven and mature storage technology. At present, it is the only viable

November 8, 2020

Metering is a crucial area for distribution utilities as it is the first step towards energy accounting

November 7, 2020

Operational and financial inefficiency in the power distribution segment has been a long-standing challenge. Aggregate technical and

July 1, 2019

The buildings sector accounts for 33 per cent of the total energy consumption in India. According to

July 1, 2019

Indian Railways (IR) is a bulk consumer of electricity in the country. In 2017-18, it consumed 18.98

August 30, 2017

The power sector is witnessing a rapid influx of information and operational technologies (IT and OT). These

August 30, 2017

The power distribution segment has been plagued with several problems including high aggregate technical and commercial (AT&C)

July 12, 2017

Water plays a crucial role in ensuring smooth operations of a thermal power plant (TPP). It is

July 11, 2017

Water is a key input in thermal power generation. It is used in almost all systems of

May 25, 2017

In line with the government’s aim to increase the share of green power in the country’s energy

May 25, 2021

Coal-based power generation continues to be a mainstay in India, accounting for around 70 per cent of

May 24, 2021

The hydropower segment has witnessed low capacity addition over the past few years. This is owing to

March 25, 2017

Substations are an integral part of power systems as they enable energy transfer from generating stations to

November 7, 2019

Coal-based power generation continues to be the mainstay of the power sector, accounting for around 75 per

November 6, 2019

Technology transition in the coal-based power generation segment is driven by the need to make power plants

July 14, 2022

In the recent years, revamping the metering infrastructure with the adoption of smart meters has been one

July 12, 2022

With an aim to deliver reliable, secure, quality and affordable power to all consumers by creating an


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