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THDC India Limited is a Joint Venture of Govt. of India and Govt. of Uttar Pradesh. The Equity is shared in the ratio of 3:1 between GoI and GoUP for the Power Component. The Company was incorporated in July’ 88 with the initial mandate to develop, operate & maintain the 2400 MW Tehri Hydro Power Complex (comprising of 1000 MW Tehri Dam & HPP, 1000 MW Tehri Pumped Storage Plant & 400 MW Koteshwar HEP) and other hydro projects.

The Memorandum and Articles of Association of the company has been modified to reflect the current business reality of projects outside Bhagirathi valley. The Company has been converted to Public Limited Company and object clause has been amended to incorporate development of Conventional/ Non-conventional/ Renewable sources of Energy and River Valley Projects.

The Company has successfully commissioned the Tehri Dam & HPP (1000 MW) Stage-I and Koteshwar HEP (400 MW) during the Xth and XIth plans respectively. The Tehri Project is a multipurpose Project providing power benefits to the Northern Region, Irrigation benefits to Uttar Pradesh, and Drinking Water benefits to NCT Delhi and UP.  Due to regulated releases from the Tehri storage reservoir, the existing downstream hydro projects of the State are also benefitted by way of augmentation in generation (200 MU annually) at no additional cost to them.


Power generated from Tehri Dam & HPP and Koteshwar HEP with present installed capacity of 1400 MW is supplied to nine (09) beneficiaries States/UT of Northern Region. THDCIL has generated 5582.26 MU of electrical energy in F.Y. 2013-14 and cumulative generation till 29.05.2014 is 27046.41 MU.

  THDC is consistently profit making company since the commissioning of Tehri Dam & HPP in the year 2006-07. THDC paid to GoI & GoUP a maiden dividend of  ` 97.50 Cr. for the year 2007-08 and dividend of  ` 98.00 Cr. for the year 2008-09. Further dividends of ` 145 Cr,  ` 181 Cr and  ` 212 Cr has been paid respectively for years 2009-10, 2010-11 and 2011-12.


THDCIL has been conferred with prestigious award “International Milestone Project” of International Commission of Large Dam (ICOLD) for Tehri Dam Project in Oct.’09 at China, considering the uniqueness of its design and construction features.


Koteshwar Hydro Electric Project (400MW) has won the prestigious “PMI India 2012 Best Project of the Year Award”. The award has been received by THDCIL on 28th Sep-12 in grandeur ceremony in Project Management National Conference held at Chennai. Koteshwar project has been adjudged winner in Category “Best Project of the year- Long duration (more than 3 years)” among more than 75 submissions from all sectors under this category. The award has been given in recognition of excellence and the outstanding performance by THDCIL in implementation of Koteshwar Hydro Electric Project by applying best project management principles and techniques.


Koteshwar HEP has also been conferred 5th CIDC Vishwakarma Award 2013. Koteshwar Project has been adjudged winner in category 'Best Construction Project' amongst more than 70 submissions from all sectors under this category.

THDCIL has obtained ISO 9001:2008 Certificate of Quality Management System for Corporate Office, Rishikesh, Tehri HPP, Tehri PSP and Vishnugad Pipalkoti HEP.

THDCIL has also obtained ISO 14001-2004 Certification (Environment Management System) for Tehri HPP, Tehri PSP and Vishnugad Pipalkoti HEP.


THDCIL is a Miniratna Category –I Schedule ‘A’ company by the Govt. of India. The authorized share Capital of the company is ` 4000 Cr. The Paid up capital as on March’14 is ` 3473.09 Cr.  


The wide range of technical, environmental and social proficiency and experience of THDCIL places it in leading position to take up challenging Hydro Power Projects. THDCIL is entrusted with new projects for execution/preparation/updation of DPR for hydro power projects, Pump Storage Schemes in India and abroad. Major works of 1000 MW Tehri Pump Storage Schemes have been taken up w.e.f. 27th Jul-11 through a single EPC Contract.

THDCIL has now grown to a multi project organization having 15 projects totaling to an installed capacity of 8721 MW under operation/ various stages of development in Uttarakhand, U.P, Maharashtra and Bhutan. In addition, a number of Projects, totaling to 5490 MW are in the business development stage in Chattisgarh, Uttarakhand & Odisha.  

With the allotment of Khurja Super Thermal Power Plant (1320 MW) in Kurja, (U.P), THDCIL has taken a step forward in diversification into Thermal Power. As a further step ahead towards renewable energy resources, THDCIL is venturing into Solar and Wind energy areas.


THDCIL also plans to diversify into non conventional and renewable sources of energy viz. solar and wind power.


THDCIL has taken initiatives to venture into the Wind Energy sector. THDCIL is looking forward to install 50MW Capacity wind farm initially as an Investor.


THDCIL has taken initiative for establishing grid connected Solar Power Project in U.P. The State Nodal Agencies have been requested to allot the required land for the Solar Power Project.


THDCIL has been conferred SCOPE ‘Meritorious Award for Corporate Social Responsibility and Responsiveness’ in April 2012.


THDCIL has also been conferred  the Power Line Award in the category of 'Best Performing Generation Company (in Hydro Sector)’ from the Hon'ble Union Minister of Power in May 2012.


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