Electricity Distribution System Improvement Through Dynamic GIS based Asset Management for short- and medium-term load forecasting as critical to planning. Short Term Load Forecasting is vital for Economic Dispatch, Unit Commitment, System Balancing, Contingency Planning. Medium Term Load Forecasting is important for Fuel Ordering, Demand Side Management, Scheduled Maintenance, and Tariff Design. LUMS has already won a PKR 10M grant from NCGSA for system development.
Founders/Researchers: Huzaifa Rauf, Dr. Naveed Arshad, Owais Khan.
Challenge Statement 6: Predictive demand planning.
Stage of Development: Concept/design ready for co-development.
Mentors: Faisal Mairaj, Farqud Raza and Humza Khan.