“Siemens helps modernising the electrical transmission network UP”

In a milestone development for the state of Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav inaugurated the State Load Dispatch Center (SLDC) of Uttar Pradesh Power Transmission Corporation Limited (UPPTCL) at Gomti Nagar, Lucknow. UPPTCL is the transmission utility of the state of Uttar Pradesh.

Sunil Mathur, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Siemens Ltd, said, "Siemens is delighted to partner with Uttar Pradesh Power Transmission Corporation Limited in their initiative to modernize energy management systems. The state-of-the-art SCADA/EMS system by Siemens will enable UPPTCL to deliver true value to their consumers by providing uninterrupted, high quality of power while ensuring sustained protection of the environment."

Harald Griem, Executive Vice President and Head, Energy Management Division, Siemens Ltd, further added, "Siemens has once again demonstrated its indigenous manufacturing and technology capabilities. Being one of the pioneers in the area of Smart Grid Solutions we are helping utilities in India and abroad to effectively transform their operational capabilities and add to the delight of the customers while striving for a sustainable environment for our future."

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