Central Electricity Regulatory Commission

(Regulatory Commission for PSU’s in Power Sector) Jurisdiction – Ministry of Power, Govt. of India Formed – 24 July 1998 Head Quarter – New Delhi Chairperson – Dr. Pramod Deo Parent Agency – Ministry...

Punjab tops in power consumption: Assocham study

Punjab may be lagging behind in removing the mismatch between demand and supply of energy but the power-starved state tops at per capita power consumption of electricity in the country, an Assocham study has...

Damodar Valley Corporation

Head Quarter – Kolkata Founded – July 7, 1948 Chairman – Devendra Singh Vision – To establish DVC as a mega pithead power producer and distributor in the Eastern Region and become a facilitator...

CERC proposes month-ahead contracts on power exchanges

To address the issue of uncertainty in getting power on exchanges on a daily basis, an advisory committee of the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) today proposed introduction of monthly contracts on the exchanges....

Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited

Type – Public Sector Undertaking, Government Owned Head Quarter – Chennai, Tamil Nadu Chairman & M.D – A.R. Ansari Employee – 19115(2007) (Mini Ratna) Vision – To emerge as a leading mining and power...

Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited

Type –  State Owned Enterprise Founded – Sep’ 1987 Head Quarter –  Mumbai, India Chairman & Managing Director –  Dr. S.K.Jain Net Income – Rs 416.41 crore (US $ 90.36 million) (2009-10) Mission: To...

NHPC Limited

Type – State Owned Enterprise; Public Limited Founded – 1975 Head Quarter – Faridabad, India Chairman & Managing Director – S.K. Garg Net Income – Rs 2,090 crore (2009-2010) Authorised Capital – Rs150000 Million Energy...

NTPC Limited

Type–    State Owned Enterprise; Public Limited Founded–     Nov 7,1975 Head Quarter–   Delhi, India Chairman & Managing Director–   Arup Roy Chaudhary Revenue–    Rs 50,188.52 crore (US $10.89 billion) (2009-10)...

Haryana Electricity Board

Haryana Power sector comprises four wholly State-owned Corporations viz HPGCL, HVPNL, UHBVNL and DHBVNL which after unbundling of the HSEB in 1998 are responsible for power generation, transmission, distribution and trading in the State....

Gujarat Electricity Board

As a part of Power Reform Process, the Electricity Act, 2003, was passed by the Central Government and Gujarat Electricity Industry (Re-organization & Regulation) Act, 2003, was passed by the Government of Gujarat to...

Goa Electricity Board

Goa Electricity Department(Disco; Transco) The Electricity Department was created as a Govt. Department in the year 1963. The Electricity Department is the only licensee in the state of Goa for transmission and distribution of...

India ranks fifth among top 15 electricity producers

Among the top 15 electricity producers in the world, India ranks fifth with an installed capacity of over 152 gigawatts. According to the latest figures available, the country produced 787,546,450,000 kilowatt hours of electricity...

Delhi Electricity Board

Delhi Vidyut Board The Delhi Vidyut Board was formed by the Government of NCT Delhi in 1997 for the purpose of generation and distribution of power to the entire area of NCT of Delhi except the areas falling...

Chattissgarh Electricity Board

The Chhattisgarh State was formed as per the Madhya Pradesh Reorganization Act 2000. The President of India gave his consent to this Act on the 25th August 2000. The Government of India subsequently set...

Assam Electricity Board

Reforms in Assam Power is a critical infrastructure for economic growth. Before its unbundling Assam State Electricity Board (hereafter ASEB) was the sole agency to generate, transmit and distribute electricity to the entire state...