Initiatives taken towards Technological Advancement:
- Introduced of 220/33 KV, 2x100 MVA Gas Insulated Sub-station (GIS) at Jawaharnagar, Khanapara, Guwahati in 2013.
- Introduced IEC 61850 based Substation Automation System in 2013 and becomes the third Indian State Utility after Maharastra and Karnataka.
- Introduction of Optical Fibre as communication backbone in place of PLCC. Till date 1373 km OPGW laid. For creating AEGCL’s dedicated OFC based communication Network, AEGCL plans to cover all its substations by replacing remaining Ground Wire of existing Transmission Line by OPGW.
- Introduction of Emergency Restoration System (ERS) tower for restoration of faulty transmission line due to tower collapse etc.