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North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited (NEEPCO)
TypeSubsidiary of National Thermal Power Corporation Limited
IndustryElectricity
Founded2 April 1976
HeadquartersShillong, Meghalaya, India
Area served
Northeastern India
Key people
V.K Singh, IPES (Chairman)
ProductsElectricity generation
2,544 crore (US$330 million)
OwnerNational Thermal Power Corporation Limited, Ministry of Power, Government of India
Number of employees
1,686(Jan 2022)
Websitewww.neepco.co.in

North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited (NEEPCO) is under the ownership of National Thermal Power Corporation Limited, Ministry of Power, Government of India It was formed on 2 April 1976 to plan, investigate, design, construct, generate, operate and maintain power stations in the North Eastern Region of India. NEEPCO is conferred with the Schedule A- Miniratna Category-I CPSE status.

Venture

NEEPCO is embarking on a plan to generate power from non-conventional sources of energy, especially by tapping solar power and wind in the coming years. Current capacity of NEEPCO is 2057 MW (2021).[1]

NTPC Limited takeover

On 21 November 2019, the Government of India approved the take over of North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited (NEEPCO) by NTPC Limited.[2]

See also

References

  1. ^ "About us". NEEPCO. Retrieved 19 March 2016.
  2. ^ https://www.ntpc.co.in/en/media/press-releases/details/ntpc-buys-74496-equity-stake-thdc-india-purchases-100-stake-neepco