Monthly Archive:: December 2018

Operator Training for the Power Industry

-by Veena Ravishankar & Lakshmana Rao For any business, an effective employee training and qualification program is worth the investment, the power industry is no exception to this. Power industry managers always ensure that they have well trained operators for safe operation of the power plants. Operator training promotes job satisfaction and improves safety and […]

Innovative Design of Floating Solar (PV) Plant

-by Lakshmana Rao For sustainable growth, power generation from renewable energy is considered as one of the best options throughout the world. Of the renewables energy sources, solar and wind are considered as feasible options to meet the major portion of the future power demand. Government of India (GoI) have undertaken an ambitious plan of […]

Analysis of control system architecture

-By C SAILAJA & DIPANJALI C The best design of the control system architecture for a plant is the one where the failure of any component/subsystem does not affect the plant safety. Here, we will discuss the control system of a plant having a truly distributed architecture, handling a total of about 35000 I/O’s covering […]