State Load Despatch Center (SLDC) was established by
the Government of West Bengal under sub section (1) of Section 31 of the Electricity
Act 2003 on 20/04/2006.SLDC is the apex body of West Bengal to ensure integrated operation of Electrical
Power System within the state. It is responsible for optimum scheduling and despatching
of electricity, monitoring the state grid to ensure reliability, system security and
economy in accordance with the grid standard and the state grid code. SLDC also prepares
the State Level Energy Accounting and operates the State UI Pool fund.