Products Electric power
Founded July 1985
Purpose Thermal power generation
|Founder West Bengal Government|
Owner Government of West Bengal
Total capacity 3860 MW
|Key people Shri Santanu Basu (Chairman and Managing Director)|
Revenue Having turnover 2728 Cr.in 2007-2008.
Headquarters Bidhannagar, Kolkata, India
Power stations Kolaghat Thermal Power Station
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).