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Distribution Projects

Status of projects under Distribution Project Department as on 30.09.2018

R-APDRP, Part-B

R-APDRP, Part-B in West Bengal covers designated 68 Towns for Up-gradation and Strengthening of sub-transmission and distribution system to reduce AT & C Loss. The status can be summarized as follows:

➢ Total no of Towns to cover = 68

➢ Total no of Towns awarded = 67

➢ Value of sanctioned project cost (68 Towns) = Rs 808.78 crores

➢ Amount disbursed by lenders PFC/REC = Rs 465.96 Cr

➢ Amount spent by WBSEDCL = Rs 490.13 Cr

➢ Total no of Towns completed = 67

➢ No of Towns for which Final Amendment Order issued = 61

➢ Target for issuing Final Amendment Order for remaining 6 towns = Nov, 18


NEF


Under NEF (Interest Subsidy) Scheme the status can be summarized as follows:

➢ Cabling and Upgradation of sub-transmission and distribution system in Bolpur and Nabadwip towns


a. Scheme cost- Rs 90.76 Crs.

b. Amount disbursed by lenders PFC/REC = Rs 68.29 Cr

c. Amount spent by WBSEDCL = Rs 68.56 Cr

d. Execution completed. Closure in progress

➢ Replacement of 33 & 11 KV OCB by VCB & Capacity augmentation of 33/11 KV sub-station under Midnapur, Kolkata and Burdwan Zones


a. Scheme cost- Rs 114.55 Crs.

b. Amount disbursed by lenders PFC/REC = Rs 103.07 Cr

c. Amount spent by WBSEDCL = Rs 103.78 Cr

d. Execution completed. Closure in progress



Projects funded by the Govt. of WB


INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT


Under this project, HVDS works to reconfigure the existing HT/LT network using DTR and HT/LT AB cable in various districts of West Bengal have been taken up. The status of works is as follows:

➢ Burdwan and Birbhum districts:

a. Project cost- Rs 308 Cr

b. Present status- LOA placed on 14.03.18. Survey completed. Drawing & GTP approval and Procurement of materials under progress.

➢ Hooghly, Paschim Midnapur, 24 Parganas (N) and 24 Parganas (S) districts:

a. Project cost- Rs 2200 Cr

b. Present status- LOA placed for Hooghly, Paschim Midnapur and 24 Parganas (N) and 24 Parganas (S) district except Behala ,Diamond Harbour and Kakdwip Division under 24 Parganas (S) district.

UG CABLING WORK UNDER GREEN CITY MISSION


Replacement of existing overhead distribution lines with underground cables in Coochbehar and Nabadwip Towns will be done under Green City Mission project. The status of works is as follows:

➢Coochbehar

a. Project cost- Rs 53 Cr

c. Present status- LOA placed on 14.03.18. Survey completed. Drawing & GTP approval and Procurement of materials under progress.

➢ Nabadwip

a. Project cost- Rs 22 Cr

b. Present status- LOA placed on 06.07.18. Survey under progress

UG CABLING WORK UNDER SEEDN


Replacement of existing overhead distribution lines with underground cables in Suri and Barasat Towns will be done under SEEDN project. The status of works is as follows:

➢ Suri

a.Project cost- Rs 120 Cr

b. Present status- Tender floated. but cancelled due to unjustified high quoted rate by the bidders .Re-tendering done.

➢ Barasat

a. Project cost- Rs 300 Cr

b. Present status- Tender floated. but cancelled due to unjustified high quoted rate by the bidders .Re-tendering done.

Distribution Projects

PROJECT I


1. The MOP,GOI is providing assistance to WBSEDCL under Restructured Accelerated Power Development and Reform Programme (RAPDRP) .Under RAPDRP Part B which includes upgradation and strengthening of sub-transmission and distribution system in different towns of West Bengal,LOA placed for 63 nos town area by engaging Turnkey agencies.Progress upto 2016-17 and plan for 2017-18 is as follow.


Sl No.
A.
Name of the project
Upgradation and strengthening of sub-transmission and distribution system in 68 towns
Project cost (Rs. in Cr.)
808.78
Source of Funding
25% from PFC,the nodal agency & 75% from REC as counter part funding
Physical Progress(in Nos)
46(completed)
Financial Progress(Rs. in Cr.)
347.08
Physical Progress(in Nos)
22
Financial Progress(Rs. in Cr.)
461.70


2. The MOP,GOI is providing assistance to WBSEDCL under National Electricity Fund (NEF),an interest subsidy scheme, to strengthen the existing network of distribution system. Progress during 2016-17 and plan for 2017-18 is as follow:


Sl No.
A.
Name of the project
Upgradation, strengthening of sub-transmission & distribution system and conversion of overhead to underground cabling in Bolpur town
Project cost (Rs. in Cr.)
90.75
Source of Funding
10% own fund and 90% from GOI through REC
Physical Progress(in %)
80%
Financial Progress(Rs. in Cr.)
52.00
Physical Progress(in %)
20%
(Bolpur:phase I-Completed. Phase II-Work in Progress Nabadwip:Completed)
Financial Progress(Rs. in Cr.)
38.75
Sl No.
B.
Name of the project
Upgradation, strengthening of sub-transmission & distribution system and conversion of overhead to underground cabling in Nabadwip town
Project cost (Rs. in Cr.)
90.75
Source of Funding
10% own fund and 90% from GOI through REC
Physical Progress(in %)
80%
Financial Progress(Rs. in Cr.)
42.00
Physical Progress(in %)
20%(Bolpur:phase I-Completed. Phase II-Work in Progress Nabadwip:Completed)
Financial Progress(Rs. in Cr.)
38.75
Sl No.
C.
Name of the project
Augmentation of 33/11 KV sub-station
Project cost (Rs. in Cr.)
114.55
Source of Funding
10% own fund and 90% from GOI through REC
Physical Progress(in %)
70%
Financial Progress(Rs. in Cr.)
55.60
Physical Progress(in %)
30%
(Target of completion:Mar,17)
Financial Progress(Rs. in Cr.)
58.95
Sl No.
D.
Name of the project
Replacement of 33 & 11 KV OCB by VCB
Project cost (Rs. in Cr.)
114.55
Source of Funding
10% own fund and 90% from GOI through REC
Physical Progress(in %)
70%
Financial Progress(Rs. in Cr.)
55.60
Physical Progress(in %)
30%
(Target of completion:Mar,17)
Financial Progress(Rs. in Cr.)
58.95