July 22, 2017 11:38 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 3.1 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 three thermal power plants, including Budge Budge, Southern, and Titagarh generating stations generating 1125 megawatts (MW) of power; two thermal power plants with a capacity of power in Chandrapur, Maharashtra and Asansol, West Bengal; and transmission and distribution systems that comprise 474 km circuit of transmission lines linking the company’s generating and receiving stations with 105 distribution...

CESC House

Chowringhee Square

Kolkata,  700001

India

Founded in 1897

Phone:

91 33 2225 6040

Fax:

91 33 2225 5155

Key Executives for CESC Limited

MD & Whole Time Director
Age: 57
Total Annual Compensation: 14.0M
CFO & Executive Director
Total Annual Compensation: 15.0M
VP, Compliance Officer & Company Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: 15.5M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

CESC Limited Key Developments

CESC Limited Reports Audited Consolidated and Standalone Earnings Results for the Year Ended 31 March, 2017

CESC Limited reported audited consolidated and standalone earnings results for the year ended 31 March, 2017. On standalone basis, net cash flow from operating activities was INR 17,079.8 million compared to INR 19,271.1 million a year ago. Purchase of Property, Plant and Equipment was INR 7,538.5 million compared to INR 8,098.8 million a year ago. On consolidated basis, net cash flow from operating activities was INR 26,474.6 million compared to INR 24,804.1 million a year ago. Purchase of Property, Plant and Equipment was INR 14,719.6 million compared to INR 12,675.1 million a year ago.

CESC Limited - Special Call

To discuss composite scheme of arrangement

CESC Limited Announces Unaudited Consolidated and Standalone Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Consolidated Financial Results for the Full Year Ended March 31, 2017

CESC Limited announced unaudited consolidated and standalone earnings results for the fourth quarter and consolidated financial results for the full year ended March 31, 2017. For the quarter on standalone basis, the company reported revenue from operations of INR 15,720.00 million compared to INR 14,730.00 million a year ago. Profit before share in profit associate was INR 380.00 million compared to INR 2,960.00 million a year ago. Profit before tax was INR 3,790.00 million compared to INR 3,450.00 million a year ago. Profit after tax was INR 2,950.00 million or INR 21.15 per basic and diluted share compared to INR 2,930.00 million or INR 20.88 per basic and diluted share a year ago. For the year on standalone basis, the company reported revenue from operations of INR 72,200.00 million compared to INR 67,960.00 million a year ago. Profit before share in profit associate was INR 9,110.00 million compared to INR 12,340.00 million a year ago. Profit before tax was INR 11,010.00 million compared to INR 10,460.00 million a year ago. Profit after tax was INR 8,630.00 million or INR 62.14 per basic and diluted share compared to INR 8,450.00 million or INR 61.27 per basic and diluted share a year ago. For the year on consolidated basis, the company reported revenue from operations of INR 139,030.00 million compared to INR 121,240.00 million a year ago. Profit before share in profit associate was INR 10,970.00 million compared to INR 11,860.00 million a year ago. Profit before tax was INR 11,910.00 million compared to INR 10,420.00 million a year ago. Profit after tax was INR 8,100.00 million or INR 47.22 per basic and diluted share compared to INR 7,290.00 million or INR 45.08 per basic and diluted share a year ago.

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