India : TPDDL signs MoU with French firm to explore opportunities in Smart Grid technology

Power discom TPDDL has joined hands with French company lectricit de France (EDF) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Enedis to explore the opportunities in Smart Grid technology in India.A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed to achieve the objective by Praveer Sinha, CEO and MD, Tata Power-DDL, and Marianne Laigneau, Group Senior Executive and Vice President of EDF, a TPDDL statement said.The TPDDL and the EDF will be jointly demonstrating to help de-carbonise the local energy systems and evaluate the Smart Grid technologies in India, using innovative solutions, the statement added."Collaboration with an institution of repute like EDF paves the way for scientific and technical cooperation between the parties to recognise the great potential to join forces and leverage synergies for the benefit of the society at large by promoting energy efficiency and renewable energy measures, Sinha said on the occasion.


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Smart Grid Bulletin February 2019

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