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Polaris Smart Metering Wins 2,246 Cr. Smart Metering Project in West Bengal

Polaris Smart Metering Pvt. Ltd. has secured a contract worth Rs. 2,246 crore to install 22 lakh smart meters in West Bengal for West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd.’s (WBSEDCL) customers. This project will be executed on Design, Build, Finance, Operate, Own and Transfer (DBFOOT) basis.

As per the contract, the company will be responsible for supplying, installing and commissioning these smart meters for electricity consumers in West Bengal. Polaris Smart Metering will also provide 10-year maintenance services for these smart meters. These smart meters will enable prepaid billing and real-time monitoring of the consumers’ electricity usage.

Commenting on this order win, Mr. Yashraj Khaitan, Co-founder of Polaris, said, “Polaris is committed towards digitizing and transforming India’s electricity grid and marks a significant stride towards a smarter and more sustainable energy future for our country”.