Smart grid: How India’s smart grid will change everything

Smart grids are increasingly becoming a part of the daily lives of the people of India.

With the country boasting some of the highest mobile penetration in the world, and having been the second largest electricity producer in the country after the US, smart grids have been a significant part of India’s electricity mix.

But what will these grids bring to the country in the future?

How will it work?

How big will the cost be?

And what will be the impacts of such a system?

In this feature, Al Jazeera’s Nadeem Khan investigates what it will take for India to become a smart grid.