March 11, 2014
Announcing the smart grid development focus is global need to produce energy solutions. The relevance of best practice on smart thinking on the grid will be discussed at a “2-day national workshop on smart grid in city on Thursday” in Odisha to support the cyclone-battered Chhatrapur town.
The event is sscheduled to have roughly “150 delegates from power utilities of the neighbouring States of Eastern Region viz., West Bengal, Bihar, Sikkim, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, besides Odisha are expected to participate in the workshop.”
India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF), a non-profit voluntary consortium of public and private stakeholders with the prime objective of accelerating development of Smart Grid technologies in the Indian Power Sector, will organize a National workshop on “SMART GRID” at Hotel Swosti Premium on Thursday to disseminate latest trends, best practices and facilitate sharing of knowledge in association with OPTCL & GRIDCO. Domain Experts from ISGF, Power Grid, CEA, IEEMA, and Industries will join the workshop as panellists/speakers,” reports Odisha Sun Times Business Bureau.