Solar bids are lacking in speed
If solar remains, then inverters are here to stay. Let us talk about the next four-year trajectory, as the government deadline for 100 GW capacity additions is 2022.
In Need of Back-Up
In June 2018, the government has revised the targets for 2022 to increase the solar power capacity to 113 GW from the earlier set 100 GW. Though the industry has the capability to meet this, it is fighting policy-level challenges.
Good Progress, but More Needed
India has taken a big leap in energy efficiency, with significant improvement in both supply-side and demand-side management in the past five years; the challenge now is to increase storage capacity and reduce T&D losses, says Renjini Liza Varghese.
Energy use by multiple verticals monitored in one place
Energy efficiency has several dimensions, mainly loss reduction and consumption reduction. The previous high consumption of incandescent lamps has been successfully replaced with the use of low voltage LED lamps now.
Meenu Singhal appointed Head - Industry Business, Schneider Electric India Schneider Electric has announced the appointment of Meenu Singhal as Vice President of its Industry business.
Emphasise ‘digitisation’ to ensure ‘24x7 Power for all’
With an aim to further strengthen its commitment towards attaining a ‘New World of Energy’ that is more efficient, sustainable, reliable and connected, Schneider Electric, brought-forth the massive opportunities that can be leveraged through ‘digitisation of power distribution’, and presented its digital architecture, EcoStruxureTM Grid.
Schneider Electric flags off mobile van campaign in 100 cities
In an effort to provide easier access to its products and expand market outreach, Schneider Electric flagged off its Van Campaign ‘Switch On India’, across the country. As a part of the campaign, eight vans with Schneider Electric Final Distribution (FD) and Wiring Devices (WD) products on display will travel across different electrical markets.
Consul Neowatt appoints Sanjay Srinivas as AVP Channel Sales
Consul Neowatt, has announced the appointment of Sanjay Srinivas as AVP-National Channel Sales with immediate effect. In his new role he will be reporting to Kamal Singh, President Sales and will drive product sales growth through channel partners across India.