• 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...

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2015

Among all the existing small capacity power generation technologies, solar PV technology is the most suited technology for generating electricity on the rooftop of the existing buildings in small capacity and integrating them into the LT Distribution networks...

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2015

An efficient and financially healthy power sector is essential for growth and poverty alleviation. This article presents various power related aspects of Andhra Pradesh along with the future of power sector in this state of India...

  • Electrical India
  • Sep 5, 2015

The increased focus on renewable energy, grid interconnections, and economic development are expected to drive the demand for transmission and distribution cables across the world...

  • Electrical India
  • Sep 5, 2015

Once the estimated total demand has been arrived at, we have to decide how we are going to distribute the power...