To implement SCADA/DMS under
Program for urban areas/towns/cities of Maharashtra
[With population of 4, 00,000 (as per 2001 Census) and annual energy input of more than 350 MU].
The key issues with Distribution Utilities were insufficient data and its quality, isolated utilities IT/OT/ET Applications, Communication Infrastructure, modernization of the existing switch gear, business process revival, and uniform naming convention. Reliability of the system, planning & design of distribution network were among the major factors influencing the process.