We are eyeing Rs 30 billion high voltage cable market in India
The history of Brugg dates back to 126 years and we entered the Indian market a bit late. However, though we have been in the Indian market for just 15 years now, we are among the few players who manufacture high voltage cables upto 550 kV.
A Mechanical Engineer by qualification, Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC, has over 28 years of experience in power generation sector. He started his career with NTPC and has worked at various levels in both Indian and multi-national companies such as Powergen, CLP, IDFC, CESC and AES.
Electricity customers get digital assistance
Reliance Energy recently launched ELEKTRA - a digital assistant BOT, powered by artificial intelligence to provide automated machine responses to customer complaints, requests and enquiries. Whenever a customer logs on to Reliance Energy website or facebook page, ELEKTRA digital assistant will appear on the screen.
IoT-ready compact sub-stations to free up urban space
As city is growing vertically, RInfra’s biggest challenge to meet the electricity requirement has centred on commissioning of sub-stations in optimal spaces and providing quality electric supply with high reliability.
Cabinet clears coal linkage policy
In a long awaited relief for the thermal power sector, the Cabinet has approved ‘Shakti’ (acronym Scheme to Harness and Allocate Koyla (Coal) Transparently in India), a policy which aims to auction long-term coal linkages to power companies. The move is expected to revive 30 GW of power plants awaiting fuel supply, including those of Reliance Power, Adani Power, Lanco Infratech, GMR Energy, DB Power, CESC and KSK Energy.