Bharat and POWERGRID to collaborate on digital substation tech
A Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) has been signed between POWERGRID & Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited for the development of optical current transformers.
The Digital Substation Collaborative R&D Project will work towards the ultimate goal of indigenously created digital substations.
The MoA was signed by Shri B. N. De Bhowmick, ED, T&D and
As part of this MoA, Intelligent Electronic Devices (IEDs) and Optical Current Transformers (OCTs) will be developed which will be validated at POWERGRID Advanced Research & Technology Centre, Manesar and further field trials will be carried out at Bhiwadi 400/220 kV Sub-station of POWERGRID. This will enable the development of indigenous devices for digital Sub-stations.
Source: PSU Connect