October 25, 2016 3:05 AM ET

Electric Utilities

Company Overview of CESC Limited

Company Overview

CESC Limited, a power utility company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity to approximately 2.9 million domestic, industrial, and commercial users in the area of 567 square kilometers (km) of Kolkata and Howrah, West Bengal in India. It owns and operates 3 thermal power plants, which generate approximately 1,125 megawatts (MW) of power; and transmission and distribution systems that comprise 474 km circuit of transmission lines linking the company’s generating and receiving stations with 105 distribution stations, as well as 8,211 km circuit of HT lines, and 12,269 km circuit of LT lines. The company also owns and operates a solar plant with generating ca...

CESC House

Chowringhee Square

Kolkata,  700001


Founded in 1897


91 33 2225 6040


91 33 2225 5155

Key Executives for CESC Limited

Managing Director, Whole-Time Director, Member of Stakeholders Relationship Committee, Member of Corporate Social Responsibility Committee, Member of Risk Management Committee and Member of QIP Committee
Age: 56
Total Annual Compensation: 10.1M
Advisor to the Chairman
Age: 67
Total Annual Compensation: 2.2M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

CESC Limited Key Developments

CESC Limited Reports Unaudited Standalone Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended June 30, 2016

CESC Limited reported unaudited standalone earnings results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2016. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of INR 18,880 million compared to INR 16,890 million a year ago. Profit from operations before other income and finance costs was INR 3,150 million compared to INR 3,170 million a year ago. Profit before tax was INR 2,260 million compared to INR 2,240 million a year ago. Net profit after tax was INR 1,740 million compared to INR 1,730 million a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share were INR 13.11 compared to INR 13.02 a year ago.

CESC Limited to Report Q1, 2017 Results on Sep 14, 2016

CESC Limited announced that they will report Q1, 2017 results on Sep 14, 2016

CESC Limited, Board Meeting, Sep 14, 2016

CESC Limited, Board Meeting, Sep 14, 2016. Agenda: To consider the unaudited financial results of the company for the quarter ended June 30, 2016.

Recent Private Companies Transactions

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