TPSODL deploys mobile substations in all circles during summer


TP Southern Odisha Distribution Limited (TPSODL), has deployed mobile substations at all circles to implement innovative solutions to ensure reliable power supply to customers during summer.

These will result in the deployment of one mobile substation 11/0.4 kV in each of the six circles that includes – Berhampur circle, City Circle, Rayagada Circle, Jeypore Circle, Aska Circle, and Bhanjanagar Circle.

The mobile substations are compact plug-in substations with a distribution transformer, high- and low-tension protection devices, which are mounted on a mobile trolley and can be moved quickly to restore the power supply during any exigency. The mobile substation can be put into service quickly within approximately 1.5 hours apart from the travel time.

“These compact substations will be of immense help during peak summers as this helps in immediate power restoration. Our teams continue to innovate and introduce new ways and means to ensure robustness of power distribution in Southern Odisha,” said Arvind Singh, Chief Executive Officer of TP Southern Odisha Distribution Limited.

TP Southern Odisha Distribution Limited (TPSODL) is a joint venture between Tata Power and the Government of Odisha with the majority stake being held by Tata Power (51%). TPSODL serves a populace of 95 lakhs with a Customer Base of 23.69 lakhs in a vast Distribution Area of 48,751 sq. km.