Infosys IT solutions to boost power sector in India
The Ministry of Power of the Government of India is partnering with the Center for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP), a research organization, and Infosys to develop advanced IT solutions for the generation, transmission and distribution of power. CSTEP and Infosys will apply IT to enhance the quality of service and streamline the functioning of the power sector.
In 2002, the Indian Government constituted a Task Force to identify new developments in IT related to power distribution, undertake pilot projects and make power applications more consumer-friendly. The task force was headed by Nandan Nilekani, Co-Chairman, Infosys.