India Power Corporation Limited is one of the leading power utilities in India which started its journey in the year 1919. It is an integrated power utility, headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal with a pan-India presence. At IPCL, we enrich lives through promoting and contributing to the renewable sources of energy where every living being on the planet breathes pollution free air, an environment that is free from carbon emissions. We believe in keeping abreast of the latest digital technologies in the Power sector, which could help boost efficiency and resiliency of power grids and simplify the human interference.
IPCL, an ISO 9001:2015 entity, has actively forayed into a diversified portfolio, with renewable and conventional modes of power generation & distribution and aims to match the increasing demand of power in the future. In the last few years, IPCL has ventured into generation of electricity and has a total generation capacity of around 50 MW comprising of 35.2 MW of wind assets in Gujarat and Karnataka, 2 MW solar asset in West Bengal and 12MW of coal fired thermal power plants in Asansol, West Bengal. It has a Distribution License spread across 618 sq. kms. in Asansol – Ranigunj area of West Bengal.
To improve operational efficiencies and enhance customer satisfaction, the Company has been undertaking several digitisation and grid modernization initiatives over the last few years. The Company has successfully completed initiatives such as SCADA, IoT & Smart Metering based Distribution Transformers and Power Transformers monitoring, AMR / Prepaid enabled meters, 24×7 call centre and data analytics, 24×7 online, online prepaid recharge facilities for almost all the customers.
With a strong expertise in Power Distribution Management and a burgeoning portfolio of power distribution, conventional & renewable energy generation, the Company has the goal of being a global power utility in the years to come.
India Power Corporation Limited, has been in the distribution business for more than a century now. It is one of the oldest, reliable, service oriented and consumer friendly utilities with a competitive pricing structure. IPCL serves various consumer segments ranging from Govt establishments, Industrial houses, Railways to Domestic Consumers spread across an area spanning 618 sq. kms. across Asansol Raniganj belt in West Bengal, India. The Company maintains one of the lowest T&D losses in the country which hovers around 3% despite its accelerated growth in LT business over the last couple of years, which is lower than the national benchmark, by continuously improving its operational efficiency. This has been achieved through a multi-pronged approach by maintaining better HT/LT ratio, HVDS layouts, multiple power sourcing points, IT interventions through Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA), Internet of Things (IoT) & Smart Metering based DT and PT monitoring, ongoing effort to digitize the consumer end-to-end, thereby operating on a near real time data to define, monitor, achieve, improve and control on the operational parameters thereby enhancing reliability and effectiveness of power supply..