Odisha Hydro Power Corporation

Odisha was pioneer in the power sector reform in the entire country during 90s of the last century by unbundling the erstwhile Electricity Board and allowing private participation in the sector. Under the backdrop of the aforesaid power sector reform, Odisha Hydro Power Corporation Ltd (OHPC) was formed during the year 1995 as a Government controlled entity. OHPC is now a gold rated ISO 9001:2008, 14001, OHSAS 18001 certified Govt. of Odisha PSU. It operates 6 nos. of multipurpose Hydro power Projects located across the state of Odisha at Hirakud, Chiplima, Rengali, Upper Kolab, Upper Indravati, Balimela & Macchkund (Joint Scheme) with installed capacity of 2063.5 MW. Further it has enhanced its reach by diversifying into the field of thermal generation and coal production etc. by way of partnering through JVs. Moreover in order to accomplish its overall objectives and keeping in view the environmental issues,OHPC in the recent past has ventured into the generation of energy through alternate renewable source viz. solar, small hydro, pumped storage projects etc. For more information please visit