Consultancy for design and institution of DSM plan and assistance in implementation of Phase 1 programs for Reliance Energy Ltd. - India (2007 - 2009)
This assignment consists of three main activities with their details provided after:
1. Establishing the rationale for utility specific DSM initiatives – This included a detailed study of Reliance Energy System Profile from the utility and consumers’ ends. The results of the study were utilized in developing a DSM/EE end-use opportunity matrices and narration on use of the strategies in reducing losses and costs of services .
2. Development of DSM Plan highlighting Phase 1 (2 years) and Phase 2 (3 Years) activities – Developing consumer class and end-use technology specific list of DSM programs typically categorized under lighting, end use pumping, street lighting, HVAC programs. It included development of draft DSM Plan for different consumer classes and their phase wise implementation plan.
3. Assistance in initiation of implementation of Phase 1 DSM activities – Finalization of detail program designs for the two selected programs including implementation plan, procurement budgets, consumer awareness campaigns and M&V. It also included preparing the bidding documents to recruit vendors and service providers, execution of marketing plan for the DSM implementation providing inputs in the REL corporate marketing strategy and developing of reporting mechanisms and internal M&V plans.
Funding Agency/Client: Reliance Energy Ltd.