23. February 2015 · Comments Off on Large-scale smart grid pilots launching in India · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

With electricity theft costs at well over $16 billion a year, India is looking to smart grid technology for help. A report by Northeast Group, LLC forecasted spending on smart grid infrastructure in the country at $21.6 billion between 2015 and 2025 — on top of the billions that the Indian government has already spent. In November 2014, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi announced an additional $4 billion in smart metering funding.

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