West Bengal Power Development Corporation

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West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited
পশ্চিমবঙ্গ বিদ্যুৎ উন্নয়ন নিগম লিমিটেড
Industry Electricity
Founded Formed in July 1985 with only one generating unit at Kolaghat with 64 MW.
Founder West Bengal Government
Headquarters Bidhannagar, Kolkata, India
Key people
Shri Santanu Basu (Chairman and Managing Director)
Products Electric power
Revenue Having turnover 2728 Cr.in 2007-2008.
Owner Government of West Bengal
Website www.wbpdcl.co.in

The West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited (WBPDCL) is a company owned by the Government of West Bengal with the goal to carry on the business of thermal power generation in the state of West Bengal, India. The thermal power plants under WBPDCL are in Kolaghat, Bakreswar, Sagardighi, Santaldih,and Bandel.

WBPDCL works in tandem with West Bengal State Electricity Board (WBSEB).


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