Telvent announced its agreement with Larsen and Toubro Ltd. to partner on a turnkey contract for Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd. to implement baseline data and information technology (IT) applications for energy accounting, auditing and IT-based consumer service centers for 95 towns in India.

With Telvent Smart Grid Solution, Maharashtra is able to measure effectively the aggregate technical and commercial losses, to increase reliability and quality of electric supply to its customers, and to enhance the operation of the distribution network.

For Telvent and Larsen and Toubro, this project is an opportunity to deploy state-of-the-art technology using the Telvent Smart Grid Solution, which provides the necessary toolset for utilities to take an active role in the rapidly emerging smart grid systems.

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