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NEDO participated in an international conference "India Smart Grid Week 2017"

March 14, 2017

NEDO participated in "India Smart Grid Week 2017" which was held in New Delhi from March 7 to 10, which is one of the largest events in India that address global energy issues.

At the opening session, Makoto Watanabe, executive director of NEDO, introduced demonstration projects on smart grid that NEDO has carried out in India. At the Innovation Award where the best project on smart grid is honored, he presented "NEDO Award of Excellence" to Asa Bhanu Technical Services Limited and Lotus Wireless Technologies India Private Limited. The two companies were recognized for the great contributions to the smart grid project in the state of Haryana which is currently being conducted by NEDO. Furthermore, in a panel discussion concerning the integration of renewable energy, he highlighted the important role that storage batteries for power system play in supply demand adjustment of electricity.

  • Executive director Makoto Watanabe at the podium
    Makoto Watanabe, Executive director,
    giving his opening speech
  • Executive director Makoto Watanabe presenting the award on the platform
    Makoto Watanabe, Executive director,
    presenting the award