POWER-GEN India & Central Asia
DistribuTECH India

Special Announcements

Thank you to all candidates that submitted an abstract for POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and DistribuTECH India 2015.

Pleae note, all candidates will be advised as to whether their submission has been successful or unsuccesfful in December 2014. Submissions based on the Call for Papers topics will be considered by the POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and DistribuTECH India Advisory Boards.



The 14th annual POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and 2nd edition of DistribuTECH India exhibition and conference returns to New Delhi in 2015.

Together, the two events will create the complete energy package with representation from leading international power industry companies from across the entire power generation, renewable, hydro, distribution and transmission sectors.

Join us in New Delhi for India’s largest power industry networking event as POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and co-located DistribuTECH India unite bringing power generation, transmission & distribution all under one roof.

Event Overview


An event snapshot of POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and DistribuTECH India is listed below based on previous 2014 event statistics:

  In 2015, POWER-GEN India & Central Asia will celebrate its 14th year and DistribuTECH India will celebrate its 2nd year
  14-16 May 2015
Venue:   Pragati Maidan Exhibition Centre
Location:   New Delhi, India
Attendance:   7000+
Exhibitors:   159+
Speakers:   100+
Delegates:   400+
Countries Represented:   44+
Regions Represented:   Asia 93.1%, Europe 4.5%, North America 1.3%, Middle East 0.8%, Africa 0.1%, Oceania 0.1%


POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and DistribuTECH India targets those who work in:

  • Utility and private power sectors
  • Engineering
  • Commercial personnel from the equipment manufacturing and consulting fields.
  • Professionals from utilities and energy intensive industries with responsibility for ensuring power supply
  • Officials and ministers from the national and regional political spheres who are tasked with energy policy


POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and DistirbuTECH India will provide the ideal opportunity for you to:

  • Upgrade your company's infrastructure to compete with your competitors
  • Improve staff skills and resources with training and development
  • Expand your company's expertise with new equipment and project developments
  • Deploy new technology to improve business performance
  • Attract investors to advance market presence


POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and DistribuTECH India attract senior management and professionals from the conventional and renewable generation and trasmission & distribution power industry within the following sectors:

• Electric Utilities
• Architects/Engineers
• Co-generators/Self-generators
• Consulting Firms
• Financial Firms
• Government Local/State/Federal
• Construction & Maintenance Contractors
• Energy Suppliers
• Independent Power Producers
• Original Equipment Manufacturers
• Energy Consultants
• Plant Designers
• Project Developers
• Research and Development Organizations
• Human Resource Managers and Recruiters
• Equipment Inspection and Repair Specialists
• Operations & Maintenance Service Providers
• And many more!!


Under the theme, Re-energising India’s Power Sector, this high level event will address important technical and logistical issues facing the Indian government’s ambitious plans to modernize its power infrastructure.

The government of India and the Asian Development Bank have projected India’s growth 2014 -15 as 5.5 per cent, a slight reduction of 0.2% than the earlier estimate of 5.7 per cent.

Both Power and T&D sectors need to grow at least by 8% to help India deliver its 9% GDP growth till 2030 to make India world’s third largest economy in monetary terms.

There is no doubt the transmission and distribution grids of India have a huge appetite and are in need of the very latest global technologies to be produced locally.

POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and DistribuTECH India provides an unrivaled opportunity for exhibitors and visitors alike to meet major players in the Indian and international conventional power, renewablem, hydro and T&D sector and learn about these latest technologies.

With the growing economy, expanding population and increasing demand for power, India is an attractive destination for the power industry.


Power Engineering International - Latest Industry News

Sigmar Gabriel and Angela Merkel

German energy minister denies plan to shut down coal power plants


German Energy and Economic Affairs Minister Sigmar Gabriel responded to speculation regarding Germany’s coal industry to say that there are no plans to specifically target the sector for plant closures.

Tibetan HEP

$1.5bn ‘roof of the world’ power plant operational


The Zangmu Hydropower Station in Tibet, which is positioned over 3,300 meters above sea level, has commenced operations with five other generating units due for completion no later than next year.


Gas-fired power plant failure threatens UK capacity margin


Peterhead power plant’s unexpected failure to fire last week has placed Britain’s ability to avoid power blackouts under fresh scrutiny.

Yuriy Prodan

Ukrainian energy security exposed as Russia suspends coal supply


Just 12 days after Ukraine’s energy minister admitted his country would have to rely on Russian coal to make it through the winter, it now appears Moscow has cut off the supply without warning.

David King

Top nuclear advocate recommends renewables plus storage


A leading advocate of nuclear power as a means of reducing global emissions has recommended investment in storage so as to make renewables a more viable alternative.

China nuclear power

China’s biggest nuclear operator looks to raise $3.16bn


China General Nuclear Power Group is raising up to $3.16 billion in an initial public offering (IPO) in Hong Kong.

Boundary Dam

CCS may struggle without oil-recovery incentive - Sask chief


The head of the firm managing the world’s leading carbon capture and storage project says the technology might struggle in the absence of partnerships with the oil industry.




The Call for Papers is now closed for POWER-GEN India & Central Asia and DistribuTECH India 2015. All applicants will be advised if their abstract has been successful or unsuccesful by end of December 2014.

Conference Information


The POWER-GEN India  & Central Asia and DistribuTECH India conference is renowned for delivering a world-classs programme featuring:

  • Expert presentations
  • Engaging panel discussions 
  • Expert speakers from around the world
  • Wide-ranging topics covering important issues that is relevant to the India and international power market

If you are involved in the power industry, whether it be conventional, renewables, hydro or transmission & distribution, you cannot afford to miss this event.

Be sure to bookmark this event in your diary today and stay tuned for latest speaker and conference updates.



POWER-GEN India & Central Asia & DistribuTECH India provide the perfect opportunity for local and international companies to:

  • LAUNCH new product launches and unveilings
  • SHOWCASE cutting edge equipment and technologies
  • REACH one of the fastest growing regions with surging demands for power
  • NETWORK with the industry's most influential industry players

Following past success, the event is expected to attract more than 260 exhibiting companies from India and around the world, making it the ideal platform for you to be part of this exciting growth market

Traditionally the exhibition features:

1) Conventional Power - boilers, turbines, engines, controls and instrumentation systems, engineering and construction services, generators, plant electrical systems, pumps, valves and valve actuators, and more

2) Transmission & Distribution - metering (pre-paid, smart, water and sub metres), equipment monitoring/testing/diagnostics, GIS/geospatial technologies, decentralized and distributed generation, cyber security, system automation, intelligent devices and sensors

  • Floor Plan 2015 (coming soon)
  • 2014 Post Event Report (coming soon)



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2014 Highlights


The 12th POWER-GEN India & Central Asia was held with the 1st DistribuTECH India 2014 conference and exhibition and co-located Renewable Energy World India from 5-7 May 2014 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India.

The three-way event comprised:


  • Welcome Address : Mr. Glenn Ensor, Director - Events, PennWell Corporation, USA
  • Address by : Mr. Subash Sethi, Former Member - DERC, India
  • Address by : Dr. Uddesh Kohli, Former CMD, Power-Finance Corporation, India
  • Address by : Mr. Masayuki Kubo, Chairman & Managing Director, Mitsubishi Hitachi
    Power Systems Pvt. Ltd.
  • Address by : Mr. B.P. Rao, CMD, BHEL, India*
  • Address by : Mr. G. Sai Prasad, CMD, NHPC, India*
  • Address by : Mr. Arup Roy Choudhury, CMD, NTPC, India*
  • Keynote Address by : Mr. Pradeep Kumar Sinha, Secretary, Ministry of Power, Govt. of India, India*
  • Keynote Address by : Mr. S.K. Srivastava, Secretary, Ministry of Coal, Govt. Of India, India*
  • Chairman Address : Dr. Kirit Parikh, Former Member (Energy), Planning Commission, India
  • Vote of Thanks : Mr. Rajan Sharma, Managing Director, Interads Exhibition Pvt. Ltd.,


  • 100 expert speakers and 28 chairs
  • 28 conference sessions
  • 400 delegates
  • 4 tracks - Strategic Power, Technical Power, Renewable, T&D
  • 3 lively panel discussions, 111 wide-ranging presentations
  • Representation from across 8 Countries


  • 159 leading exhibiting companies
  • Display of the latest power generation, renewable and transmission & distribution equipment and technologies
  • Onsite demonstrations by technical experts
  • Representation from across 15 countries
  • 62% exhibitor rebooking from for 2015 events


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