Research and Development Division

Research and Development Division - Brief Description

Chief Engineer : Shri A. K Rajput

Research and Development Division
  1. Publication I updating of Directory of Research Organizations in Power Sector.
  2. Implementation of National Perspective Plan for R&D in Power Sector.
  3. Updation of thrust areas of research in power sector.
  4. Implementation of CEA chairs at IIT Delhi
    1. Research Projects
    2. M. Tech / Ph.D. Programs
  5. Technical contribution in various committees of
    1. MNRE
    2. CPRI
    3. Others
  6. Examination of Proposals of innovative nature in Power Sector such as waste to energy, RE generation, trigeneration technology, Medical waste to electricity production.
  7. Examination of Proposal for Recognition of R&D units I Organizations in Power Sector.
  8. Works related to Electrical Energy Storage (EES) Systems, Electric Vehicles, Giga Scale Battery manufacturing Programme, Fuel Cell Initiatives etc.
  9. Work related to make in India initiative of Government of India.
  10. Work related to preparation of Approved List of Models and Manufacturers (ALMM) for power sector.
  11. Work related to Science Technology Innovation Policy (STIP)-2020 Policy Formulation.
  12. Formulation of Project Development Cell (PDC) unit in Ministry of Power for attracting Investment in India.
  13. Reply to Parliament Questions.
  14. VIP / RTI queries.