POWERGRID, a Navratna Public Sector Enterprise, is one of the largest transmission functions in the world. POWERGRID wheels about 45% of the total power afforded in the country on its infection network. POWERGRID has a pan India presence with approximately 71,500 Circuit Kms of Transmission network and 120 nos. of EHVAC & HVDC sub-stations with a total transformation capability of 79,500 MVA.POWERGRID has also extended into Telecom business and established a telecom network of more than 20,000 Kms across the country. POWERGRID has systematically preserved the transmission system handiness over 99% which is at par with the International Utilities.
POWERGRID is engaged in the structure, operation & care of Inter-State Transmission System and procedure of National and Regional Power Grids.
Our total fixed assets were Rs. 40319 crore, Rs 35417, Rs. 29015 crore, Rs. 24888 crore, as at March 31, 2009,2008, 2007 and 2006, respectively. Our fixed increases comprise of plant and automobile such as transmission lines, substations, HVDC and ULDC tools and other transmission equipment; buildings; land; office equipment; fixtures; and motor vehicles. Net Fixed assets value increased by 13.63% in Fiscal 2006 as compared to Fiscal 2005, increased by 17.82% in Fiscal 2007 as compared to Fiscal 2006, increased by 25.39% in Fiscal 2008 as compared to Fiscal 2007 and increased by 13.79% in Fiscal 2009 as compared to Fiscal 2008.