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2013

October 30, 2021
SARI/EI Background, Prospects and Retrospect’s Mr. Amol Bhutad, USAID

SARI/EI Background, Prospects and Retrospect’s Mr. Amol Bhutad, USAID

Early phases of SARI/E concentrated on a “top down” process focusing on bringing parties together and identifying a decision making frameworks for developing projects.
October 30, 2021
SARIEI Progressmade

SARI/EI (Phase IV): Progress Made by Mr. Rajiv Ratna Panda( Senior Project Manager), SARI/EI/IRADe

The various issues like technical complexities, risk of national grid interconnection, potential economic and financial benefits from interconnections.
October 30, 2021
Terms of Reference: Task Force 2 Mr. KK Agarwal, IRADe

Terms of Reference: Task Force 2 Mr. KK Agarwal, IRADe

Identify technically and economically feasible cross border interconnections considering generation capacity additions in pipeline over next 20-30 years. Evaluate electricity available for cross border exchange.
October 30, 2021
Working Methodology of Task Force 2 by Mr. Rajiv Ratna Panda, Senior Project Manager,SAR/EI/IRADe

Working Methodology of Task Force 2 by Mr. Rajiv Ratna Panda, Senior Project Manager,SAR/EI/IRADe

Task force is at the heart of the SARI/EI Program. PSC committee will also be consulted and their guidance/directives will also be taken in account in conducting the working of the Task Forces.
October 30, 2021
Integration of Power Systems: Technical Challenges Mr. A. Velayutham, Ex-Member MERC, India

Integration of Power Systems: Technical Challenges Mr. A. Velayutham, Ex-Member MERC, India

In order to ensure optimal management of the electricity transmission network and to allow trading and supplying electricity across borders in the Countries, South Asian Network of TSOs may be established.
October 30, 2021
Bangladesh

Bangladesh

In the Gazette for Merchant Power Plant published in 2008, there is provision for open access in transmission.
October 30, 2021
Bhutan

Bhutan

Establish basic rules, procedures, guidelines and standards to be followed by various Licensees and all power utilities connected to the Transmission System so as to plan, develop, maintain and ensure secure, reliable and efficient operation of the Transmission System in economic manner.
October 30, 2021
Nepal

Nepal

The Fault Clearance Time for a fault on the Grid where the Generator's Equipment are connected or on the Generator's System where the Grid Owner's Equipment are connected shall not be longer than 120 ms for 132 kV and 220 kV and 150 ms for 66kV systems.
October 30, 2021
Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

The transmission system between India and Sri Lanka will involve a submarine cable as the Indian Ocean separates India and Sri Lanka. This interconnection would be different from any other electricity interconnections planned in the South Asia Region.