Dasho Bharat Tamang, Managing Director, BPC formally launched the ‘Smart Meter Reader’ on 01 December, 2014 at the Board Room of BPC in the presence of all the management, BPC. The ‘Smart Meter Reader’ takes the form of Samsung Grand Duos smart phones and shall replace the existing Spot Billing Machines. The ‘Smart Meter Reader’ was jointly developed in-house by DCSD and ITD, EDCD and shall save huge costs to BPC. The ‘Smart Meter Reader’ shall be rolled out in Thimphu, Punakha, Wangdue, Paro, Haa, Phuentsholing and Samtse within December 2014.
The MOU for Green Bhutan Project was signed between GNHC and BPC and MOAF in the Board Room of BPC on November 14, 2014 at 9:30 AM. The MOU was signed by MD, BPC and Director, GNHC and Project Manager, Green Bhutan Project, MOFA. Read more »
In line with the celebration of his Majesty the Fourth King’s 60th Birth Anniversary, Bhutan Power Corporation hoisted three mass prayer flags on 9th November, 2014 at Kuensel-phodrang for His Majesty’s long life, good health and prosperity in the country and was consecrated by the Ven. Tshula Lopen Rimpoche of Zhung Dratshang . Read more »
Mr. Sonam Phuntsho, the ex Business Analyst & Tariff Officer of BPC has been selected for the post of Manager for ESD, Trashigang through open internal vacancy announcement. Mr. Sonam has a B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology UP, India and Master in Business Administration from the Melbourne Business School, Australia.
He will be managing ESD Trashigang which has two Sub-Divisions, ESSD-Rangjung and ESSD-Khaling with 21 Multitask Service Centers. The division caters electricity to 12,076 customers with four permanent revenue cash counters and 14 cash collection points. The office has 76 six employees with 298 distribution transformers.