North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Ltd. (NEEPCO) was incorporated in 1976 to plan, investigate, design, construct, generate, operate & maintain power stations in the North Eastern Region of India. It was set up under the Ministry of Power and is conferred with the Schedule A- Miniratna Category-I CPSE status by the Government of India.
NEEPCO operates 5 hydro, 2 thermal and 1 solar power stations with a combined installed capacity of 1186 MW. NEEPCO has 6 power projects under development which include 110 MW Pare HEP, 600 MW Kameng HEP, 101 MW Tripura GBP, 60 MW Tuirial HEP and one 2 MW Solar Project.
To harness the huge power potential of the country, from conventional and non-conventional sources, with minimal impact on the environment through a planned development of power generation projects by an integrated approach covering all aspects of investigation, planning, design construction, operation and maintenance of power projects, which in turn would effectively promote the development of the nation as a whole.
The Corporate Office of NEEPCO is located at a pleasant green area of Shillong, a charming city tucked away in the vibrant hills of North eastern India.The Office is set in the foothills of Laitumkhrah – Mawkhar plateau facing the Valley known as Pynthorumkhrah named after " Pynthor " (Paddy fields in Khasi ) and the river Umkhrah. that flows alongside.
The complex overlooks a spread of residential colonies on one side and the State Sports Complex on the other. Given the relatively small area the complex adequately accomodates the Corporate Headquaters , Residential Quaters and adequate internal circulation as well as ample parking.
The Human Resource of the Corporate Office consists of 580 employees from diverse communities thus giving the atmosphere a certain unique blend of cultures. The Corporate Office also boasts of a Library & Information Centre to cater to the intellectual needs of the employees.