Bureau of Indian Standards held a Conference with key stakeholders on standards in Low Voltage Direct Current (LVDC) at Shillong, Meghalaya on 18 May 2018. The main objective of the event was to bring together all the policymakers, industries and the technical experts with the overall objective of spreading awareness and promoting utilization of energy technology in the field of LVDC and grid integration of renewable energy.
Mr. Venkat Rajaraman, CEO Cygni Energy, was one of the key speakers at the event. Cygni Energy has been a pioneer in the field on 48V DC Solar Solutions. With innovative products, conceptualized and tested at IITM, Cygni has been instrumental in bringing electricity to over 19,000 homes across India. The Cygni Inverterless systems have reached the places which have never seen electricity. Our products and DC microgrid enable us to deliver affordable solutions for low-income families in these rural areas.
The one day event also included an exhibition, where we were able to interact with numerous stakeholders. The Cygni booth included a fully function product demonstration with basic home appliances.