The Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) has sought a progress report on Smart Grid project from the UT electricity department. Under the Smart Grid project, the UT administration has planned to install smart electricity meters, which are part of power sector reforms.
The UT Electricity department has submitted its reply to the Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) on energy audit of its Transmission and Distribution (T&D) system. The department in its reply submitted that energy audit report can be submitted to the commission only after installation of smart meters.
The Bangalore Electricity Supply Company (Bescom) will soon start work on the advanced metering infrastructure project, wherein 17,615 domestic and commercial meters in Tumakuru city will go smart.
New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) area has become the first municipal council in India to implement 100 percent smart metering solution in its area. This feat was achieved after the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL),
Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), the energy services company under the Union Ministry of Power, has announced the completion of the project to replace 50,000 conventional electricity meters with smart meters in the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) area.
Consumers can pay ‘time of the day tariff’ — higher charges during peak hours and lesser amount during other times — once smart electricity meters are installed across the country, Power Minister R K Singh said Wednesday.
Ministry of Power, Government of India has decided to make all meters smart prepaid in 3 years from 1st April, 2019. This step is likely to bring revolution in power sector by way of reduction in AT&C losses
UP Power Corporation will now penalize agencies if consumer doesn’t get the electricity bill on time. Corporation MD and chief secretary (Power) Alok Singh gave the directions at a high-level meeting on Wednesday.
After the successful trial run of the new-age machines, Lucknow Electricity Supply Administration (Lesa) would install smart meters outside houses in its Uptron, Thakurganj and Chinhat divisions.
The Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) has approved a petition filed by Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Ltd. (UPPCL) regarding the rollout of smart meters in the state.