Posts by Venugopal Pillai

Our vision is to emerge as the single largest service provider, globally

Established in 1960, Central Power Research Institute, popularly known as CPRI, has been India’s backbone when it comes to testing of electrical equipment. Over the years, CPRI has contributed immensely to meeting India’s requirements for testing of electrical Read more

We are focused on end-to-end solutions

Sterlite Power is a leading global developer of power transmission infrastructure with projects of over 10,000 ckm and 15,000 MVA in India and Brazil. With an industry-leading portfolio of power conductors, EHV cables and OPGW, Sterlite Power also Read more

Our software can help companies practise sustainability

WebNMS, a division of US-based Zoho Corp, is an Internet-of-Things (IOT)-based energy management solutions providing company. T&D India caught up with Karen Ravindranath, Director-IOT, WebNMS, at Elecrama 2018, to understand the company’s scope of activities Read more

Sterling and Wilson

Sterling and Wilson sees immense opportunities in T&D sector

Shapoorji Paloonji Group company Sterling and Wilson sees major opportunities in the power transmission and distribution (T&D) sector. Speaking at a select media roundtable in Mumbai, Pradyot Kumar Paine, Chief Operating Officer of the power T&D division of Read more

India is one of the fastest growing solar markets in the world

Enphase Energy is a US-headquartered energy technology company that designs and manufactures software-driven home energy solutions spanning solar generation, home energy storage and web-based monitoring and control. Enphase recently opened its India engineering and business operations centre. We Read more

Siemens Senseformer

India to lead Siemens’ digital transformer programme

India will be amongst the countries that will lead the digital transformer portfolio of Siemens, a company official told T&D India. Siemens, it may be recalled, recently launched the world's first comprehensive digital transformer portfolio at Hannover Messe, Read more

Railway Electrification

Railway electrification: A growth wave in the making

Even as conventional power T&D contractors are busy with routine government works that range from augmenting capacity of the National Grid right down to household electrification, there is another growth wave in the making—railway electrification. According to sources in Read more

DZ is the largest R&D project we have undertaken

Larsen & Toubro has been a regular exhibitor at Elecrama having participated in all editions of the mega event, starting from the very first in 1990. In Elecrama 2018, L&T had on display a wide range of innovative Read more

We see great potential in both Indian and overseas markets

Transrail Lighting Ltd is a key player in the power transmission and distribution space with a presence in both equipment and contracting. In a freewheeling conversation D.C. Bagde talks to Venugopal Pillai on a variety of subjects ranging Read more

Renewable energy in India is a priority like never before

DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company that has a longstanding presence in Read more