• Electrical India
  • Apr 5, 2016

A T & C loss is nothing but the sum total of technical and commercial losses and shortage due to non-realisation of billed amount...

  • Electrical India
  • Apr 5, 2016

There is a need for information on the attempts of EHV transmission and experiences during installation. Sharing new design concepts, tower construction ideas, operation and maintenance aspects of these EHV lines will help in avoiding duplication of efforts...

  • Electrical India
  • Apr 5, 2016

Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Limited is a subsidiary of Pune-headquartered Sterlite Technologies Limited. In a short span, Delhi-based Sterlite Grid has built a strong portfolio of eight projects spanning nearly 6,000 Circuit Km, entailing an investment of ~Rs 10,000 crore. It owns and operates ~3,200 Circuit Km, under four of the operating projects, across eight states in India.

  • Electrical India
  • Mar 5, 2016

Toshiba Transmission & Distribution System (India) Pvt Ltd (TTDI) currently manufactures small, medium and Extra High Voltage (EHV) transformers. The company will use a newly established line to start production of Ultra High Voltage (UHV) transformers up to 1200kV, and will also improve manufacturing and operating efficiency of distribution transformers...

  • Electrical India
  • Feb 2, 2016

For long-distance transmission, HVDC systems may be less expensive and suffer lower electrical losses...

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2015

Worldwide, there are three different tariff policies that are designed to foster private investment in distributed energy resource or renewablesystems, namely, the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA), the Feed-in Tariff (FiT) and the Net Energy Metering (NM). Based on the experiences gathered in countries where implemented, this paper attempts to identify a system that would be most appropriate for implementation in a diverse democratic country such as India.

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2015

In the last around two years, Indian power sector has grown at a very fast pace. Some of the plans, although made by the previous government, they could not accelerate their execution process. The present government, under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal; has been successfully driving the sector towards an all round success. They have for the first time outpaced the growth rate of several areas under this sector…

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2015

In Kumta taluk, a coastal taluk in Uttara Kannada district, Karnataka State, coastal villages experience higher insolation compared to eastern villages that connect the taluk to Western Ghats ranges. Decentralised power generation can meet the significant electricity demand in all the villages under it...