Department of the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), Japan had expressed interest to execute the smart grid pilot project at Panipat in Haryana through a Japanese Grant funding. In order to evaluate the project they have appointed a consortium of following agencies to undertake a feasibility study:
- THE Power Grid Solution Ltd (JV of Tokyo Electric Power Company and Hitachi Ltd)
- NTT Communications Ltd
- Fuji Electric Company Limited
- Price Waterhouse Coopers Company Ltd
The consortium is expected to start the field work in March 2014.
More details about Smart Grid pilots in India-
Smart Grid Pilot Projects Under Execution in India (2013-2016)