Schwaebisch Hall, Chennai , August 15, 2014: iPLON with the backing of DEG (Germany) has selected three organizations in Tamil Nadu to implement the DEG_PPP Project. These companies have signed a MOU with iPLON and DEG so that the program can start from mid August.

DEG has selected iPLON GmbH as a partner for the DEG_PPP project to implement in Tamil Nadu workshops and training (Train the trainer) and implement Grid stability controllers as a case study to improve the infrastructure for renewable Energy usage in Tamil Nadu.

“We are very happy to work closely with the key players in Tamil Nadu and with the signing of the MOUs,
we can start swiftly with the implementation of this work” iPLON CEO Victor Thamburaj said in Chennai

iPLON with its office in Chennai( Mylapore) will play a key role in the coordination and implementation of the project with the team in Germany. (


DEG as one of the three official partners implements the special programme of the Federal German Ministry for Economic Co-operation and Development (BMZ). targets companies that invest in developing and emerging countries and are seeking ways to shape their corporate commitment in the long term.

DEG – Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH – is an experienced financing partner for investments in future markets and an organisation which has accompanied companies in these countries for over fifty years. As such, DEG is thoroughly familiar with their political, cultural and legal backgrounds.

Sustainabilty lies at the heart of iPLONs vision: we can only be satisfied with our work if our customers and our environment gain sustainable benefits.Furthermore, a clear commitment to the Post-Carbon Economy is also part of iPLON’s philosophy. Decentral intelligent networks – this is both our core competence as well as guideline towards an economy that acknowledges our limited natural resources.

We supply solutions for the Monitoring and control of smart grids, Operation and maintenance of Renewable energy systems ( with Workshops and training) and grid stability systems ( based on IEC 60870 and IEC 61850)


Anna University was established on 4th September 1978 as a unitary type of University. It offers higher education in Engineering, Technology and allied Sciences relevant to the current and projected needs of the society. Besides promoting research and disseminating knowledge gained therefrom, it fosters cooperation between the academic and industrial communities

Press-relese-iPLON-DEG_PPP-15-09-2014_page3_image3National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE), formerly known as CWET, has been established in Chennai in the year 1998, as an autonomous R&D institution by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India. It is a knowledge-based institution of high quality and dedication, offers services and seeks to find complete solutions for the kinds of difficulties and improvements in the entire spectrum of the wind energy sector by carrying out further research.

Press-relese-iPLON-DEG_PPP-15-09-2014_page3_image7L&T has vast experience in construction of power plants – coal / lignite based, thermal gas-based simple / combined cycle, diesel, co-generation, solar and other non-conventional plants. It undertakes turnkey construction of power plants including civil, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation works and associated detailed engineering, procurement and related services.

Press-relese-iPLON-DEG_PPP-15-09-2014_page3_image6TORP Systems Pvt. Ltd based in Chennai is one of the leading Solar PV systems integrator. TORP’s capability spectrum covers development of economically viable and technically superior solutions in Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) of Solar Energy Projects by partnering with core solar technology providers.