Advanced Power Automation (APA) provides comprehensive services for electric power automation and smart grid evolution towards safe, secure and efficient use of energy – our precious resource. Our customers include electric utility companies, companies engaged in renewable power generation, smart grid equipment manufacturers, software solution providers, consulting and engineering establishments as well as major commercial and industrial electrical energy consumers.

APA helps its customers in planning, detailed engineering and implementation of automated power control, monitoring and data acquisition solutions. Taking advantage of lower costs and advancements in computer and communication technologies, we deliver innovative and cutting edge solutions at an affordable cost to our clients. Drawing upon a vast pool of accredited partnership talent, APA ensures your projects are always successfully delivered on time.

APA specializes in deployments of mission critical SCADA, Substation Automation, Transmission and Distribution Automation solutions and the associated communications infrastructure. APA routinely assists its customers in planning and deployment of state-of-the-art Distribution Automation (DA) programs such as Automated Feeder Switching, Voltage Optimization, Power Quality Measurement and Control as well as Demand Side Management solutions.

Jai Belagur, P.E
Senior Member IEEE
Jai Belagur is the founder President of Advanced Power Automation, Inc. Jai has a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering specializing in electric power and systems control. He has over twenty-eight years of experience in utility automation working for global companies such as ABB and GE. Having worked hands on in design, engineering and field installation of advanced power automation solutions, he brings a wealth of knowledge and best practices from his past experience. Jai's experience spans from generation, transmission and distribution industries to commercial & industrial customers. In recent years Jai has been active in assisting utilities in strategic technology roadmaps, enterprise mission critical communications systems and smart grid deployments.