The twenty-first century is a century driven by new technologies and mass digitalisation. Here, devices proliferate, technology is at the core of all activities and these connections drive radical shifts. This era has been termed the fourth industrial revolution. The electricity business worldwide is at the centre of these changes and is going through a fundamental transformation. In India too, many of these changes can be seen. India’s electricity sector is in the midst of this transformation which involves substantial enhancements in renewable capacity, the push towards electric vehicles, electrical charging stations, storage and above all the changing face of the utility.
Solar forges ahead
Electric Vehicles emerge as viable options
Utilities create smarter grids
Battery storage sees light
The electric vehicle experience among others will be fundamentally different from that of the traditional combustion engine automotive.