• Electrical India
  • Dec 5, 2017

The cheap import of Chinese equipment exposes the sector to quality defaults which may disrupt the reliability & high standards which the transmission sector has so far adhered to. This would also necessitate extensive maintenance of facilities. The sector needs to maintain strict quality control, states Anant Bajaj, Joint Managing Director, Bajaj Electricals in an interaction with Electrical India…

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2017

The sector is rightly poised to witness a strong growth subject to continued policy impetus. The tremors of the state’s unilateral action could jeopardise the bankability of projects and could risk the 175GW renewable plan of federal government, if left unchecked...

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2017

For making electricity readily available in all parts of India, current means of production and transmission and distribution are not capable. We need smart grids to achieve this goal. Therefore, research and innovation in this area is a must for a cleaner and more advanced India…

  • Electrical India
  • Oct 5, 2017

In this case study, the authors have reviewed the conventional techniques used to mitigate the overvoltage problem and observe that they have several disadvantages. So, it is suggested a novel technique that relies on a minor modification made to the secondary windings of the distribution transformer: an extra tapping is pulled out from each of the secondary windings into a separate PV junction box which is the modified Point of Common Coupling (PCC)...

  • Electrical India
  • Sep 5, 2017

Microgrids can provide potential Ancillary services to the power system for maintaining its voltage profile and frequency. These services also improve stability, security of system and reduce congestion. These will be source of revenue generation for microgrid owner’s in near future and will be of great importance to the power market players…

  • Electrical India
  • Sep 5, 2017

Using Bare Conductors on the overhead distribution lines in forest and wild life sanctuaries resulting fatal accidental death of several wildlife animals and big birds due to electrocution.

  • Electrical India
  • Aug 5, 2017

To meet the needs of India’s growing economy, providing reliable, affordable and sustainable energy requires exploring a range of options. One of the most important requirements is reinventing the grid with the introduction of grid intelligence and communication systems for its secure and efficient operation. This paper is an attempt towards grid redesign to meet the requirements of the transforming energy sector in India...

  • Electrical India
  • Jul 15, 2017

The top players in the distributed energy resource management system market include Siemens AG (Germany), ABB, Ltd. (Switzerland), General Electric (U.S.), and Schneider Electric (France)...