In June 2010, Alstom Group had acquired global Areva T&D's transmission activities and changed its business name to Alstom Grid, which is now based in India under the operation control of Areva T&D India. In an interview on CNBC-TV18, Alstom Global said that it will split Areva T&D into two separate entities.
Alstom is a global leader in power generation equipment and services. It has been associated with India's progress in the power sector for almost a century since it considers India as a very important market for its business.
In June 2010, Alstom Group had acquired global Areva T&D