The State Load Despatch Centre of Assam which was established in the year 1983 is located at Kahilipara, Guwahati. SLDC, Assam is presently being operated by the state transmission utility of Assam i.e. Assam Electricity Grid Corporation Ltd. (AEGCL)
The responsibility of SLDC as enshrined in the statute includes:-
Monitor & operate the state grid of Assam on real time basis through optimum scheduling & despatch in secure and economic ways, and in accordance with the provisions of Indian Electricity Grid Code (IEGC) and State Grid Code.
- Supervise and Control the intra-state transmission system.
- Keep account of the quantity of electricity transmitted through the state grid including the energy exchanged through Power Exchange entities, and bi-lateral trading through Open Access system.
- Comply with the operational guide-lines of NERLDC for overall system stability and security.
- Implement the orders/directives from Central Electricity Authority (CEA) and other statutory bodies like CERC (Central Electricity Regulatory Commission) and Assam Electricity Regulatory Commission (AERC).
Site last updated:22-10-2014
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