transmission of electricity

Role of Smart Grid Solutions in Preventing Power Thefts During Transmission of Electricity

Electricity has become an indispensable necessity in our daily lives as it powers nearly all appliances we use. The loss of energy during the transmission of electricity and distribution systems is one such concern for utility companies, affecting the power grids in terms of quality and voltage inconsistencies.  According to a research study conducted by …

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power transformer and distribution transformer

Power Transformer and Distribution Transformer: A Comparative Analysis

  Transformers, quintessential components in the electrical world, play a crucial role in maintaining efficient power transmission and distribution.  Within the transformer family, two different types: Power Transformer and Distribution Transformer, serve diverse functionalities. Both share a common primary goal which is to adjust voltage levels, but they differ in their operations, design, and applications.  …

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Energy System

The Role of Smart Grid Technology in Transforming the Energy System

 Since the industry is constantly changing and shifting towards a new era of reliable and efficient power production, the introduction of smart technologies has given rise to various new opportunities in the power sector.  With each passing day, new opportunities emerge as the energy system embraces the era of intelligence. Today, we no longer solely …

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power circuit

Understanding The Role of Smart Meters in Alternating Current Power Circuits

 Did you know that the current electricity flowing through power circuit setups that we use is of two types, direct current and alternating current? Our electricity supply is heavily powered by alternating currents, but some devices also use direct currents. But since we are talking about alternating current in this post, let’s discuss that first.  …

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Smart metering

Smart Metering for Electricity Consumers In India: Genus Power

India is set to adopt advanced smart metering technology, bringing a significant change in the way electricity consumers receive and pay their bills. In the 2020 union budget speech, the Finance Minister declared the nationwide replacement of traditional consumer meters with smart meters by 2022. The idea has gained significant momentum, and primarily under the …

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Electricity Meter

Basics of Electronic Energy Meter or Electricity Meter: Genus Power

Powering everything from our homes to workplaces and beyond, electricity has become an irreplaceable aspect of modern life. With increasing energy consumption, the need for accurate and efficient devices for measuring energy consumption has become increasingly important.  An electronic energy meter, also known as an electricity meter, is a device used to calculate the total …

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Power Quality

How to Ensure Power Quality Monitoring and Control Using Smart Metering Solutions.

 Transitioning to new technology can be a daunting task, whether upgrading to smart meters or installing solar panels. It’s crucial to consider the power quality of your equipment before making the transition, and it can be challenging for those who are not familiar with the process. Don’t let uncertainty hold you back, take the time …

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Electricity services

The Impact of Smart Meters on Indian Electricity Services

Over the years, electricity services in India have seen a significant shift after the implementation of smart meters. Their popularity in India is on the rise due to the numerous benefits that they offer to both utilities and consumers.  But why are smart meters gaining such popularity? The reason being that they are advanced electronic …

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Smart Cities

What is the Positive Impact of Smart Grids Towards Smart Cities?

  In any city, the energy infrastructure is the single most essential feature, especially the smart cities. If offline for a significant amount of time, all the other functions will eventually come to a grinding halt.  A smart grid is, therefore, a good energy infrastructure option for a smart city. It does three things:  It …

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Smart Meters in India - Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme (RDSS) - DISCOM UTILITY

Rollout Strategy for 250 Million Smart Meters in India

In recent years, the adoption of smart meters in India has been the primary focus for policymakers and DISCOMs, mainly to solve the issue of commercial losses. As a result, private and public entities alike have initiated programs aimed at accelerating the smart meter rollout. Out of these, the SMNP (Smart metering national project) is …

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Genus Initiates Smart Meter Installation in Uttarakhand for Enhanced Power Efficiency

Genus becomes first and only Indian Company to get BIS certification for Gas Meters