Gujarat Energy Transmission Corporation Limited (GETCO) was set up in May 1999 and is registered under the Companies Act, 1956. The Company was promoted by erstwhile Gujarat Electricity Board (GEB) as its wholly owned subsidiary in the context of liberalization and as a part of efforts towards restructuring of the Power Sector.


As a part of the ongoing reforms process in the state power sector, in the year 2003, the Government of Gujarat under the provisions of Gujarat Electricity Industry (Re-Organization & Regulation) Act, 2003 framed the Gujarat Electricity Comprehensive Transfer Scheme, 2003 (the Transfer Scheme) dated the 24th October, 2003.


Purpose: This visit was arranged for 5th semester students who study electric power system-2 and electrical switchgear and protection as subjects, in their academic curriculum. This visit provided them practical knowledge regarding field of power system and switchgear equipment. They learn the different layouts of various substations such as 400 kV, 220 kV and 66 kV also they visited control room of substation in which they got the knowledge regarding new technology they are implementing such as numerical relays as well as exchanger for PLCC. student realized the importance of substation in day to day life.


Total no of students: 22 (EE)

Date of Visit: 19th August , 2017

Faculty member: Prof. Dimple Dhagiya (EE – SDS)



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