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The Smart Grid Vision for India’s Power Sector

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This paper from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) provides policymakers with an overview of the opportunities for deploying smart grid technologies to address existing problems in India as its electrical grid undergoes the process of modernization. The paper discusses the drivers and benefits of smart grid implementation, drawing examples from other countries, and arrives at a series of recommendations and potential pilot projects to pursue in India.