This paper is published in Volume-3, Issue-5, 2017
Area
Electrical Engineering
Author
Malka Tarannum, Durga Sharma, Dr. Dharmendra Singh
Org/Univ
Dr. C. V. Raman University, Kota Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh, India
Pub. Date
18 October, 2017
Paper ID
V3I5-1264
Publisher
Keywords
Non-technical Losses, Prepaid Meters, Power Theft

Citationsacebook

IEEE
Malka Tarannum, Durga Sharma, Dr. Dharmendra Singh. Electricity Theft in India: Its Measure and Solution, International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology, www.IJARIIT.com.

APA
Malka Tarannum, Durga Sharma, Dr. Dharmendra Singh (2017). Electricity Theft in India: Its Measure and Solution. International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology, 3(5) www.IJARIIT.com.

MLA
Malka Tarannum, Durga Sharma, Dr. Dharmendra Singh. "Electricity Theft in India: Its Measure and Solution." International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology 3.5 (2017). www.IJARIIT.com.

Abstract

The paper discusses the power theft problem occurring in the Indian scenario and the problems associated with it. The power theft is categorized as the non technical losses.the amount of power theft in India varies with different states . In this paper effect of power theft on distribution of power is analysed. Intensity of usage of tube-wells, linked to unmetered electricity use by farmers increases the power theft.methods of power theft are discussed and various measures to control is discussed in this paper.
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