Dual benefits of Canal & dam-based rooftop plants: Assocham-EY study

Besides, higher maintenance cost comes with less or no cost of land and water and energy security are addressed simultaneously.

Dual benefits of Canal & dam-based rooftop plants: Assocham-EY study

Canal and dam-based rooftop plants can not only produce power but can also potentially save 25 per cent of water evaporation losses in India where water is a critical infrastructure, a recent Assocham-EY joint study said today.

Sterlite Power to use drones (unmanned aerial vehicles or UAVs) for power-line monitoring in India

Sharper Shape is the global market leader of automated drone-based asset inspections. Long-distance drone flights could provide significant benefits by enabling a safe, efficient and fast method of inspection.

Sterlite Power to use drones (unmanned aerial vehicles or UAVs) for power-line monitoring in India

That technology will be the game changer for India’s infrastructure sector got established on Monday when India’s leading power transmission company, Sterlite Power announced a strategic partnership with the Palo-Alto based Sharper Shape to provide drone inspection services for utility assets in India.

Haryana Govt Kick-Starts Rs 1,382 cr Smart grid project in Gurgaon

Haryana Govt Kick-Starts Rs 1,382 cr Smart grid project in Gurgaon

The project will not only ensure uninterrupted supply of power in Gurgaon city but will also put an end to the diesel generated costly power being used by industrial units in the city as also being supplied by builders and colonisers to residents of Gurgaon at a very high price of anywhere between Rs 14-20 a unit as against the average tariff of Rs 3-4 a unit for electricity supplied through the grid in the country.