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AGENDA


DAY ONE
WELCOME REMARKS
  • Welcome remarks by Indian Infrastructure

IR PERSPECTIVE

Questions/Topics:
  • What are IR’s energy requirements? What is IR’s strategy to meet them?
  • What are the key features of mission electrification? What is the likely impact?
  • What are the most important targets and timelines?
  • Presentation by Partha S. Reddy, Director, Projects, Electrical Engineering, Railway Board
POWER SOURCING PLANS AND STRATEGIES

Questions/Topics:

  • What are the current sources for supplying power to IR? What is the quantity of power procured through the open tendering system?
  • What is the current cost?
  • What are its plans with respect to procurement from power producers and traders? What are the emerging sources?

Presentations by:

  • S.K. Saxena, Chief Executive Officer, Railway Energy Management Company
  • Rajesh K. Mediratta, Director, Business Development, Indian Energy Exchange

HIGH SPEED RAIL: ENERGY REQUIREMENTS

Questions/Topics:

  • What are the energy requirements for high speed rail projects?
  • What are the key issues and challenges?
  • What are the technology options and choices?

Panel discussion among (in alphabetical order):

  • Presentation by Prashant Mishra, General Manager, Electrical, National High Speed Rail Corporation

WORD FROM SPONSOR

  • Presentation by Vaibhav Kulkarni, Assistant Vice President, and B. Saikrishna Kumar, Manager, Engineering and Design, Capacitors & Filters, Power Grids Division, ABB India on “Integrating Solutions for Clean and Efficient Energy to Indian Railways”

IR RENEWABLE STRATEGY AND PLANS

Questions/Topics:
  • What are IR’s plans with respect to renewable energy capacity development? What are the specific plans for harnessing solar and wind power?
  • What is the progress? How are these plans being funded?
  • What are the upcoming projects and opportunities?
  • Presentation by Sudhir Garg, Executive Director, Electrical Energy Management, Railway Board

RENEWABLE INITIATIVES AND SHOWCASE

Questions/Topics:

  • What are the key projects that have been commissioned or are under construction?
  • What are the key features of these projects (scope, size, technology, status, etc.)?
  • What are IR’s plans and initiatives with respect to solar parks and solar plants at railway stations? What are the key issues and challenges?

Presentations by: (in alphabetic order)

  • Sanjay Deep, Chief Electrical Service Engineer, Central Railway
  • Charith Konda, Consultant, Climate Policy Initiative, India on railway’s future migration plan to 100 per cent renewable energy
  • Prodyut Mukherjee, National Technical Consultant, UNDP on UNDP-Indian Railways project targeting 5 GW solar capacity addition by IR
  • Ashok Nair, Vice President, Waaree Energies
  • Sandip Roy, Chief Electrical Engineer, Construction, Metro Railway, Kolkata

 

DAY TWO
 

RECAP OF DAY ONE

  • Presentation by India Infrastructure Research
FOCUS ON LIGHTING

Questions/Topics:

  • What are the key trends in energy efficiency related to lighting in India?
  • What are the initiatives undertaken by EESL in this area?
  • What are the strategies and solutions that should be pursued by Indian Railways?

Presentations by:

  • Presentation by S.P. Garnaik, Chief General Manager, Technical, Energy Efficiency Services

LNG AS LOCOMOTIVE FUEL

  • Presentation by R.K. Mishra, Chief Mechanical Engineer, Indian Railway Organisation for Alternate Fuels

FOCUS ON DIESEL REQUIREMENTS

Questions/Topics:
  • What are the trends in specific fuel consumption?
  • What are the different initiatives undertaken by IR to reduce this consumption?
  • What are the alternative fuels being used (bio-diesel, CNG, LNG, etc.)? What has been the experience?
  • What are the future plans?
  • Presentation by Vivek Kumar, Executive Director, Mechanical Engineering, Traction, Railway Board

IR TRANSMISSION NETWORK: PLANS & REQUIREMENTS

Questions/Topics:
  • What are IR’s plans for developing its own transmission network?
  • What are its requirements from the industry?
  • What are the key challenges?
  • Presentation by J.C.S. Bora, General Manager, Railway Energy Management Company

ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN TRACTION

Questions/Topics:

  • What are the trends in specific energy consumption?
  • What are the different initiatives undertaken by the railways to reduce this consumption?
  • What are the most promising and relevant technologies under consideration?
  • What are the future goals? What is the progress so far in achieving them?

Presentations by:

  • Brijesh Gupta, Chief Electrical General Engineer, North Western Railway, Jaipur
  • R.K. Jain, Group General Manager, Electrical and Power Supply, Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India (DFCCIL)
  • Nasim Uddin, Executive Director and Ravindra Verma, Director, Power Supply & EMU, Research Design & Standards Organisation (RDSO)
  • Rajaji Meshram, Director, Infrastructure and Government Services, KPMG Advisory Services on Use of Analytics and Impact on Energy Consumption”

ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN NON-TRACTION AREAS

Questions/Topics:

  • What are the trends in non-traction energy consumption?
  • What are the different initiatives taken by the railways to reduce this consumption?
  • What are the initial learnings from energy audits?
  • What are the key features of Net Zero Energy Buildings for the railways?

Presentations by: (in alphabetic order)

  • Rakesh Kumar Mishra, Executive Director, Energy Management, Research Design & Standards Organisation (RDSO)
  • Tanmay Tathagat, Director, Environmental Design Solutions (EDS) on Net Zero Energy Buildings for IR
  • Rajeev Yadav, Associate Fellow, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) on Energy Audits on Railways
 
       
 
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