TNB Research has a strong program on environmental research by performing environmental impact assessments as well as environmental monitoring & mitigation projects. TNBR's work here ensures that the quest for more power & electricity is balanced with proper initiatives & strategies for protecting the environment for future generations and ensuring sustainable development.
Power Plant Solutions
TNBR's current research activities in power generation focus on providing solutions to improve & optimise the efficiency of power generation as well as power plant life assessment and extension while ensuring that a broad portfolio of generation options remain available and economically viable.
Power Transmission R&D
TNBR has developed R&D programs to improve transmission line reliability, increase capacity and controllability. It operates an advanced nationwide lightning detection & protection centre, manages a transformer & switchgear research & diagnostics program as well as performs advanced research to increase transmission line capacity using leading edge technology.
Power Distribution R&D
TNBR's R&D portfolio in power distribution is equally diverse with involvement in power automation & SCADA technology, cables & joints research as well as energy systems.