The West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited
A Govt Of West Bengal Enterprise | CIN : U40104WB1985SGC039154
Shri Santanu Basu , IAS
Bandel Thermal Power Station (BTPS)
Address : P.O– Tribeni, Dist– Hooghly, PIN – 712503
Overview: Situated on the western bank of Bhagirathi River, Bandel Thermal Power Station is just 1 Km from the Assam Road and connected with a heavy duty metal lead road 3 km off the Grand trunk Road, NH2. Bandel Thermal Power Station’s nearest railhead is Tribeni on the Bandel-Katwa-Azimgunj Line under Eastern Railways.
Successfully meeting the power sector demand for the State for more than four decades, Bandel Thermal Power Station still remains a prominent player in the states power supply chain. Bandel Thermal Power Station’s fifth unit with a capacity of 210 MW installed in 1982, was first of its kind in Eastern India & fifth in India. Today, with five operational units the total installed capacity of the station stands at 450 MW.
Important Dates in the History of BTPS :