Sunday , May 24 2015
  • Lightning Summit 2015 Held in Samtse

    To create awareness on the adversity of Lightning and its counter measures, half day program entitled as ‘Lightning Summit 2015’ has been held in Samtse BPC Complex on 26th February 2015.

  • Implementation of Stickology Program in Samtse

    After Piloting the ‘Online Fuse Replacement Program’ (Stickology) in ESD Bhumthang, a giant leap has been taken to roll-out in other ESDs and ESD Samtse came forward to co-host the program on 5th February 2015 for Phuentsholing Region.

  • Contract for O&M infrastructures works Awarded

    BPC has entered into contract on 30th September 2014 with M/s. Loden Construction Private Limited for the Construction of Operation and Maintenance infrastructures and associated works at Samtse. The total contract value is Nu. 34.276 million. The contract period is 24 months and the works have to be completed by September 29, 2016.

  • Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

    On July 14, 2014 MOU was signed between Tangsibji Hydro Energy Limited (THyE), a fully owned subsidiary company of Druk Green Power Corporation (DGPC) and BPC for constructing a 132 kV double circuit transmission line from Pothead Yard of Nikachhu Hydropower Project to Pothead Yard of Mangdechhu Hydroelectric Project.

  • MD and Team meets employees of Thimphu, Wangdue, Punakha and Gasa Dzongkhags during the final phase of sensitization tour – 2014

    A team consisting of Dasho Bharat Tamang Yonzen, MD; Mr. Drukchu Dorji, GM(RED/DCD); Mr. Norbu Tshering, GM(DCSD); Mr. Shamsher Pradhan, GM(TCD); Mr. Thinley Gyeltshen, GM(TD); Mr. Pempa Tshering, Manager(PIAD, HRAS); Mr. Ugyen Dorji, RM (Thimphu) and Mr. Kunzang Tobgye, Executive Engineer (C&PD, TD) met the employees of various Thimphu divisions on 21st June, 2014 and the employees of Wangdue, Punakha and Gasa on 22nd June, 2014.

Notice Inviting Tender

The Distribution & Construction Department (DCD), Bhutan Power Corporation Limited (BPC), Thimphu invites sealed bids from registered eligible large Bhutanese and Indian firms and joint ventures from these firms for the Supply and Construction of 33/11 kV Substation at Jitsephu, Paro and Samtse. The brief details of the bid are as follows:
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2nd O&M in-charges workshop held

Three days 2nd Operation &Maintenance (O&M) in-charges workshop was held at Namsey Chholing Resort, Paro from 5th May to 7th May 2015.

Speaking on the last day of the workshop, Dasho MD, BPC pointed out the importance of positive attitude and thinking, which will influence the workplaces. He also informed the floor on the need to adapt to the change and urged all the O&M in-charges to give top priority on the safety at all times. Read More »

Safety Awareness campaign

An electrical safety awareness campaign was conducted coinciding with the charging of lines and substations and release of service connections to Thasa ‘A’, Thasa ‘B’ and Tachey villages, under Lhajab Gewog, Dagana Dzongkhag. Around 35 participants including the Gewog Tshokpa, Chupen were present.
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ESD T/gang commemorates the 60th Birth anniversary of 4th Druk Gyalpo

In compliance with Executive Order No. BPC/FAS/41/Vol-II/2014/68 dated 5th January 2015 requiring each ESD to hoist Lhadar similar to the one hoisted in Kuenelphodrang by CMTD Begana and ESD Thimphu towards commemoration of the 60th birth Anniversary of  The Fourth Druk Gyalpo, Electricity Services Division Trashigang hoisted frustum-shaped Lhadar (Lungta) measuring 21.8 meters (top – to – base) on 2nd May 2015 near Karchung Mani above Chazam Bridge and below Trashigang Dzong. The site selection of the Lhadar was finalized in consultation with the Trashigang Dzongkhag Administration and the Trashigang Dzongkhag Dratshang/Rabdey. In addition to the Lhadar, Electricity Services Division Trashigang strung three tiered Lungta measuring 195 meters each over the Drangmechhu (Gongri) gorge.
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