Smart Metering - Making way to A Smart City
The India power sector is challenged by power loss during transmission and distribution. The Indian Electricity market is facing a serious challenge in providing continuous power supply to consumers.
Vedanta to transfer due dividend amount to I-T Dept
Cairn Energy Plc said the Indian income tax (I-T) department had issued an order to Vedanta Ltd, directing it to pay the government any sums that were due to the Edinburgh-based company. Cairn said Vedanta owed it $104 million, including historical dividends of $53 million and a further dividend of $51 million after the merger of Cairn India and Vedanta.
IoT in the energy sector
Internet of Things (IoT) has led to the evolution of ´smartness´ in everything from the grid to the city. The number of advances in M2M/IoT technology has initiated energy-efficient innovations, which are driven by Big Data analytics and M2M IoT application platforms.
RIL, BP on way to end dispute with government
Reliance Industries (RIL) and joint venture partner BP Plc are moving towards ending their dispute with the government on gas pricing, but are yet to officially approve the proposal for it, industry sources said. RIL and BP declined to comment on the matter.
Power 20:20 Personality Profile | Rajiv Mishra
Rajiv Mishra is responsible for asset management and business development of CLP´s investments in India. He joined the CLP Group in 2002, and has over 16 years of experience in the power industry, both in India and internationally, mostly involved in project financing, investment appraisal, finance and accounting and general management
I-T Dept slaps Rs.20,495 cr tax demand on Cairn India
Cairn India Ltd, the petroleum arm of London-headquartered Vedanta Resources Plc, said on Friday, it received a tax notice of Rs 20,495 crore from the Income Tax Department for failing to deduct withholding tax on alleged capital gains by its erstwhile promoter, Cairn UK Holdings Ltd (CUHL), a subsidiary of Edinburgh-based Cairn Energy Plc.
The growth is largely dependent on government organisations
The manufacturers have developed different types of single and three phase electronic meters over the years like, basic electronic meter with optical port/ IrDa port, meter with RF/zigbee communication, which can communicate consumption data