Delhi power firm, IIT tie-up to reduce power loss

New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL) and the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi have come together to improve the quality and reliability of power supply by reducing transmission and distribution losses.

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed Monday between BYPL CEO Ramesh Narayanan and Anil Wali, managing director, Foundation for Innovation and Technology Transfer (FITT) – a society established by IIT-Delhi, to focus on how to bring the next-level or ‘SMART’ technology to the power distribution business and to keep pace with technological innovations taking place in the transmission business.

Both BYPL and IIT-Delhi will appoint one principal project investigator each. The cost of the projects will be borne by BYPL.

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