The West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited
A Govt Of West Bengal Enterprise | CIN : U40104WB1985SGC039154
Shri Santanu Basu , IAS
Round Table Conference by WBPDCL — World Bank
The West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited (WBPDCL) has implemented the pilot project for Energy Efficient Renovation and Modernization (EE R&M) work at the 210 MW Unit-5 of Bandel Thermal Power Station (BTPS) under the ongoing ‘Coal Fired Generation Rehabilitation’ project funded jointly by the World Bank and the Global Environment Facility (GEF).
The R&M implementation was completed in November 2015 and the unit at Bandel TPS is operational since then.
The other implementing partners of this World Bank-supported project are the Ministry of Power, Central Electricity Authority, Maharashtra State Power Generation Company Ltd (MSPGCL) and Haryana Power Generation Corporation Limited (HPGCL).
A high-level Roundtable was organized by WBPDCL in Kolkata on April 4, 2016 to share the implementation experience from Bandel TPS and to brainstorm on issues around the potential for scaling up R&M of similar TPS units in India, estimated to be in the range of 25,000 MW. This Round Table was followed by a site visit to Bandel TPS on April 5, 2016 (Tuesday). Documents related to the Conference are available in following links :
WBPDCL CORPORATE OFFICE
West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited (WBPDCL) is a company owned by the Government of West Bengal with the goal to carry on interalia the business of electric power generation and supply in the state of West Bengal, India. The main thermal power plants under WBPDCL are in Kolaghat, Bakreswar, Sagardighi, Santaldih,and Bandel.
Public Notice for e-Tenders
The West Bengal Power Development Corporation Ltd ( WBPDCL ) will migrate from manual system of tendering to e-tendering from 14.2.2014 in Corporate Office and all its Plants.
Procurement of both Materials & Services will be done through e-tendering and tenders will be published on the e-tendering website https://wbtenders.gov.in .
The WBPDCL achieved a cumulative generation of 23854.458 MU in the FY 2014 – 15 breaking all its past records.
This is highest ever cumulative generation for WBPDCL in a Financial Year.