Energy Sciences


Emergency Restoration System (ERS) for Power Lines


Energy Sciences

Focus Area:

Power restoration

Developing Agency:

CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre (SERC), Tamil Nadu 

Technology Readiness Index:

Proof of Concept

Brief Description

Description :

Emergency Restoration System is an indigenous technology for quick restoration of power lines during tower failure events.In the event of transmission line tower failures, permanent restoration of power may take several weeks. ERS is light weight modular system used as temporary support structure to restore power supply immediately with minimal business interruption loss. Easy to plan and use,compact system yet economically affordable,use of light weight material for easy to transport system.Modular in nature for easy to construct/assemble,easy to construct foundation system suitable to all type of soils.Flexible enough to develop various configurations