Areva T&D India has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Power Grid Corpoartion of India (PGCIL) to provide ultra high voltage technology for PCGIL’s upcoming 1,200 kV UHVAC national test station at Bina in Madhya Pradesh (MP). PCGIL is in the process of establishing a 1,200 kV ultra high voltage AC transmission system at Bina. This development will facilitate field testing of equipment before deploying the technology for commercial purposes.
As per the MOU, Areva T&D India will provide 1,200 kV capacitor voltage transformer (CVTs), disconnectors and digital current transformers. All these high end products have been developed, manufactured and tested at Areva T&D India’s world class factories at Hosur and Padappal (Chennai).
Areva T&D India is a leading player in the Power Transmission and Distribution business upto Extra High Voltage levels (765 kV) and is prepared to meet the demands for equipments and services even at Ultra High Voltage levels (1200 kV).