April 2019


STMicroelectronics launches 12-channel LED driver

STMicroelectronics has launched a 12-channel LED driver that can store eight programmable patterns and sequences. With patented features to prevent distracting artefacts in “color-chasing” or “deep breathing” LED animation effects, the STMicroelectronics LED1202 12-channel LED driver enables smoother and Read more


Goodbye-dust fans from Usha

Usha International announced new products in its fans’ portfolio under “Goodbye Dust” fans range. Usha Goodbye Dust fans range is inspired by the lotus plant, known for its dirt and water repelling qualities. The range is introduced in the Read more

We see huge potential for energy storage in India: Fluence

Fluence, an energy storage technology company jointly owned by Siemens and AES, was in the news recently as it supplied its “Advancion” technology to India’s first grid-scale battery-based energy storage system. This Read more

We are looking at adding more manufacturing facilities: CTC Global

US-based CTC Global Corporation has developed and owns the rights to the highly efficient ACCC (aluminium conductor composite core) technology. With a presence in India for the past six years, CTC recently Read more

Advanced chipset from STMicroelectronics

A new chipset from STMicroelectronics lets users quickly build reliable and space-efficient Powered Devices (PDs) to take advantage of the latest IEEE 802.3bt Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) specification. The PM8804 and PM8805 provide the PoE-converter circuitry for PDs up to class-8, Read more


“Anchor” changes corporate entity, but will continue as brand

After over a decade of having taken over by Panasonic of Japan, Anchor Electricals Pvt Ltd announced that it would now be known as “Panasonic Life Solutions India Pvt Ltd.” The 50-year old “Anchor” brand, a traditional leader Read more

Tata Power has been a benchmark performer in power distribution

  Tata Power is India’s oldest power utility present in the entire value chain – generation, transmission and distribution. It has successfully formed landmark public-private partnerships in Read more


Reforming power distribution

IEEMA recently organized “DistribuELEC 2019” event in Mumbai. The event had a series of covenant conferences and panel discussions where extensive deliberations on the Indian power distribution sector took place. This story by Venugopal Pillai, based on views Read more

T&D India (March-April 2019): GRIDTECH 2019 Special

  Click here to view the March-April 2019 (combined) edition of T&D India in PDF format     (This edition was circulated at the GRIDTECH 2019 event organized by Power Grid Corporation of India during April 3-5, 2019, at Read more


Sterlite Power completes live-line reconductoring project

Sterlite Power, in a statement, said that it has successfully completed India’s first live-line project in Bengaluru. The company successfully undertook the reconductoring of a 66kV transmission line connecting to Bengaluru’s Electronic City under live-line conditions. The project up-rated Read more