Telangana Power Generation Corporation

State Government-owned Corporation- State PSU
Industry Electricity generation
Founded June 2, 2014
Headquarters Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Key people
D.Prabhakar Rao,CMD [1]
Products Electricity

Telangana Power Generation Corporation Limited is a power generating organization of Telangana.[2] It has ceased to do power trading and has retained with powers of controlling system operations of Power Generation after formation of Telangana state.[3]

Telangana Power Generation Corporation Limited has been incorporated under companies Act, 2013, on 19 May 2014 and commenced its operations from 2 June 2014.[4]


The erstwhile Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Board which came into existence in 1959 was responsible for Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Electricity.Under Electricity Sector Reforms agenda,Government of Andhra Pradesh promulgated Andhra Pradesh Electricity Reforms Act, 1998. The erstwhile APSEB was unbundled into one Generating Company (APGENCO), One Transmission Company (APTRANSCO) and Four Distribution Companies (APDISCOMs) as part of the reform process.

Later, on 2 June 2014, when the state was bifurcated, APGENCO distributed all the assets, liabilities and power stations to both the states and Telangana Power Generation Corporation (TSGENCO) was formed for the newly formed Telangana state and APGENCO remained for Andhra Pradesh in accordance with the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014. All the plants (thermal, hydel and solar) located in Telangana region were transferred to Telangana Genco on an “as is where is” basis.[5]


Power Plants of TSGENCO

The Power Plants[7] of TSGENCO are

Thermal-Coal based

Sr. No. Project Inst.Capacity (MW) Total (MW) Remarks Gallery
1 Kakatiya TPP 1x500+1x600 1100 600 MW Under Construction
2 Kothagudem TPS 4x60+4x120+2x250+1x500 1720 800 MW Under Construction
3 Ramagundam TPS 1x62.5 62.5
4 Bhadradri Thermal Power Plant 4x270 1080 MW Under Construction[8]
Overall installed capacity (MW) 2282.5

Hydro-Water based

Sr. No. Project Inst.Capacity (MW) Total (MW) Remarks Gallery
1 Nagarjuna Sagar Main PH 1x110+7x100.8 815.6 7x100.8 MW with pumping features
2 Nagarjuna Sagar LCPH 2x30 60
3 Srisailam LBPH 6x150 900 6x150 MW with pumping features
4 Pochampad PH 4x9 36
5 Singur PH 2x7.5 15
6 Nizam Sagar PH 2x5 10
7 Puttamagandi AMRP Lift 4x18 Water pumping station
8 Paleru Mini Hydel 2x1 2
9 Peddapalli Mini Hydels 1x9.16 9.16
10 Pulichintala HEP 4x30 Under Construction
11 Lower Jurala HEP 6x40 Under Construction
12 Jurala HEP 6x39 234 50% joint project with Karnataka state
Overall capacity (MW) 2081.76

Non-Conventional Plants

Sr. No. Project Inst.Capacity (MW)
1 Jurala Solar PV Plant 1
Overall capacity (MW) 1

See also


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