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PGCIL’s Rajasthan Subsidiary Secures Transmission License for 8.1 GW of Solar Projects

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Power Grid Corporation of India has won the project of INR 1.4 billion per annum to establish a transmission system for the evacuation of solar power in Rajasthan. July 17, 2021 The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has granted a transmission license to Bikaner-II Bhiwadi Transco, a special purpose vehicle......
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Srinagar-Leh Transmission System Transferred to PGCIL

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The transmission system was dedicated to the nation by the Prime Minister in February 2019, and it connects the Ladakh region to the national grid, ensuring quality and reliable power supply. Built at a height of around 3000-4000 meters, this 335-km long transmission line traverses snowbound difficult hilly terrain. May......
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PGCIL Gets Board Approval to Invest INR 22.20 Billion in Power Transmission Network

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The panel has approved the investment of INR 11.849 billion for evacuation infrastructure in Rajasthan Solar Zones. The project is supposed to be commissioned in a phased manner, starting with the commencement in December 2021, and the last portion by Sept 2022. May 26, 2021 Power Grid Corporation of India......
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Central Transmission Utility Hived off from Power Grid Corporation

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Power Grid, as a CTU, is responsible for the wheeling of power generated by power producers and involved in planning transmission systems and operations. June 18, 2020 In a landmark decision, the Centre has decided to hive off the Central Transmission Utility (CTU) function of state-owned Power Grid Corporation of......
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Telecom Group Seeks Termination of China’s Fiberhome Purchase Order by PowerGrid

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PowerGrid telecom network is being used by various government agencies such as the National Informatics Centre (NIC), Intelligence Bureau (IB), and Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for transmission of critical data and information, as mentioned by the Telecom group in a letter raising doubts over Chinese company. May 6,......

BITS & BYTES

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Specialty Steelmaker Usha Martin to Sell Wire Rope Business February 11, 2017 A leading manufacturer of wire rope and specialty steel in the country, Usha Martin makes wire rope in India, UK, Thailand, Dubai and Bangkok. The Kolkata-based firm had reported a consolidated net loss of Rs.109.2 Crore in the......
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Optical Fiber Pilot Ground Wire (OPGW) Cables

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The electrical utilities companies in the country are increasingly using optical ground wires (OPGW) to create a reliable communication backhaul to provide unceasing data transmission. History OPGW is one of the most reliable fiber optic medium for the telecom service providers, ISPs, Cable TVs, or other organisations who are involved......
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PowerGrid Corp to Lose Ownership of Electricity Transmission

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The new proposal by Power Ministry will attract private investment to create healthy competition in power transmission sector by reducing the role of PowerGrid Corp. July 22, 2016 The power ministry approached Cabinet with a proposal aimed at attracting private investment in transmission space, wherein PowerGrid Corp might lose the......

Power Equipment Makers Hope UDAY to Boost Order Flow

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UDAY focuses on measures to make SEBs efficient by reducing the aggregate technical and commercial losses December 4, 2015 Equipment manufacturers such as ABB, Siemens, Alstom T&D, and KEC International expect their order flows to get a boost with the implementation of the Centre’s ambitious Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY).......