April 27, 2018 12:47 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
Compliance Officer, VP & Company Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: 15.5M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

CESC Limited Key Developments

CESC Limited Declares Interim Dividend for the Year Ending March 31, 2018

The board of directors of CESC Limited has declared an interim dividend for the year ending 31 March, 2018 at the rate of INR 12 per share (120%) on the paid up equity share capital of the Company.

CESC Limited Presents at India and South Asia Conference, Feb-26-2018

CESC Limited Presents at India and South Asia Conference, Feb-26-2018 . Venue: Taj Lands End, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Speakers: B L Chandak, Vice President – Corporate Finance, Pankaj Kedia, General Manager – Investor Relation.

CESC Limited Announces Unaudited Standalone Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended December 31, 2017

CESC Limited announced unaudited standalone earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended December 31, 2017. For the quarter, the company reported revenue from operations of INR 17,060 million against INR 16,200 million a year ago. Total income was INR 17,490 million against INR 16,500 million a year ago. Profit before expense and tax was INR 1,270 million against INR 1,390 million a year ago. Profit before tax was INR 1,970 million against INR 1,940 million a year ago. Profit was INR 1,540 million against INR 1,520 million a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share were INR 11.63 against INR 11.48 a year ago. For the nine months, the company reported revenue from operations of INR 59,780 million against INR 56,480 million a year ago. Total income was INR 60,960 million against INR 57,360 million a year ago. Profit before expense and tax was INR 8,540 million against INR 8,730 million a year ago. Profit before tax was INR 7,390 million against INR 7,220 million a year ago. Profit was INR 5,790 million against INR 5,680 million a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share were INR 43.69 against INR 42.88 a year ago.

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