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Central Discom plans tie-up with consumers for mutually-beneficial initiative

  • Posted On: July 07, 2022
•APCPDCL has taken up development of smart renewable urban microgrids using smart devices and meters to reduce T&D losses using the existing infrastructure in collaboration with EdgeGrid, a clean-tech platform.
•This initiative uses local solar rooftop generation and deep consumer engagement in reducing power purchase and infrastructure upgrade costs. Currently, the project is taken up in four areas in and around Vijayawada and Guntur.
•The platform enables customers within a feeder to consume energy efficiently and generate energy locally. Using smart meters and smart devices, the consumers will offer virtual battery services to the power grid and earn incentive.

Central Discom plans tie-up with consumers for mutually-beneficial initiative