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Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited

SJVN Limited, a Mini Ratna: Category-I and Schedule –‘A’ CPSE under administrative control of Ministry of Power, Govt. of India, was incorporated on May 24, 1988 as a joint venture of the Government of India (GOI) and the Government of Himachal Pradesh (GOHP).

SJVN is now a listed Company having shareholders pattern of 64.46% with Govt. of India, 25.51% with Govt. of Himachal Pradesh and rest of 10.03% with Public. The present paid up capital and authorized capital of SJVN are Rs. 4,136.63 Crore and Rs. 7,000 Crore respectively. The present Net Worth is Rs.10, 203.04 Crore.

Beginning with a single Project and single State operation (i.e. India’s largest 1500 MW Nathpa Jhakri Hydro Power Station in Himachal Pradesh) the Company has commissioned two projects namely 412 MW Rampur Hydro Power Station in Himachal Pradesh and 47.6 MW Khirwire Wind Power Project in Maharashtra. SJVN is presently implementing Power Projects in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Arunachal Pradesh in India besides neighboring countries viz. Nepal and Bhutan.


The present installed capacity of SJVN is 1,959.6 MW (comprising of 1912 MW Hydro + 47.6 MW Wind Power).

SJVN has expanded its horizons and envisions developing itself into a fully diversified transnational Power Sector Company in all types of conventional & non-conventional forms of energy and in Power Transmission. The Company, at present, is implementing (under various stages of development) 11 nos. Hydro Power Projects totaling 3,237 MW ( 8 Projects- 1,167 MW in India, 3 Projects of 2,070 MW in neighboring countries of Nepal & Bhutan) and one 1320 MW Thermal Power Project at Buxar in State of Bihar. SJVN has also signed MoU with M/s Saurya Urja Company of Rajasthan Ltd. (SUCRL) on 03.12.15 for allocation of land to develop 300 MW Solar Power Generation capacity in the solar parks of Jodhpur & Jaisalmer. SJVN is a JV partner in Cross Border Transmission Company Ltd. (CPTC) Ltd. with Power Grid, IL&FS, and Nepal Electricity Authority in execution of 86 km long 400 kV double circuit Indo-Nepal Cross Border Power Transmission corridor between Dhalkebar (Nepal) and Muzzafarpur (India). In addition to above , Company is engaged in implementation of 400 kV double circuit associated transmission line of 310 km length for its 900 MW Arun-3 Project in Nepal.

Naitwar Mori HEP (60 MW ) in Uttarakhand and Arun-III HEP (900 MW) in Nepal are in the process of investmentdecision with all clearances in hand while the investment decision for pre-constructions activities and other statutory clearances in respect of rest of survey and investigations projects is also in progress.


  • SJVN Arun -3 Power Development Company Pvt. Ltd. (SAPDC)– Fully owned subsidiary incorporated in Nepal for implementation of 900 MW Arun-3 Project in Nepal.

  • SJVN Thermal Private Limited – Fully owned subsidiary incorporated for execution of 1320MW Buxar Thermal Power Project in Bihar.

Joint Ventures

  • Cross Border Power Transmission Company Limited (CPTC)-To construct and maintain 86 km long, Twin Moose, 400 kV D/C transmission line from Muzaffarpur Nepal connection point and a bay extension at Muzaffarpur Sub Station.

  • Kholongchhu Hydro Energy Limited- for execution of 600 MW Kholongchu Hydro Electric Project in Bhutan.

  • Bengal Birbhum Coal Fields Ltd - for mining of Coal from the Coal Block allocated to the six power utilities including Buxar TPP of SJVN.

Financial Performance

The total Income of the Company for the last year FY 2015-16 was Rs. 2,908.21 Crore and earned profit after Tax @ Rs. 1,408.48 Crore. SJVN has declared dividend (excluding Dividend Tax), of Rs. 455.03 Crore for the year 2015-16.

SJVN – A Mini Ratna Company

SJVN Limited was conferred with the prestigious "Mini Ratna: Category-I" status by the Government of India in the year 2008.

SJVN – Schedule 'A' Company

Meeting the criteria laid down by the Department of Public Enterprises, SJVN on qualifying both qualitative and quantitative parameters was upgraded as Schedule 'A' PSU in 2008.

Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited news

SJVN Organized A Mini Marathon to Promote Save Energy Save Environment

Shimla: Shri Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director, SJVN Limited along with Shri Amarjeet Singh Bindra, Director (Finance), Shri Rakesh Kumar Bansal, Director (Electrical), Smt. Geeta Kapoor, Director (Personnel) and Chief Vigilance Officer, Shri Shyam Singh Negi flagged off a mini-marath
Posted Date :  13-05-19

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Hydro Power Sector PSUs Contribute Rs. 4.22 Crores to Bharat Ke Veer

Shimla: As a gesture of firm resolve towards the ‘Unity of the Nation’, on behalf of Hydro Sector Public Sector Undertakings (SJVN Limited, NHPC, BBMB, THDC & NHDC) a cheque of Rs. 4.22 crores was handed over by Secretary Power, Govt. of India Shri Ajay Kumar Bhalla to Secretary Home, Govt. o
Posted Date :  04-04-19

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Shri S. P. Bansal Joined SJVN Limited as Director Civil

Shimla: Shri Surinder Pal Bansal has been appointed Director (Civil) of SJVN Limited by Govt. of India. He has been selected by the Public Enterprise Selection Board (PESB), Government of India. Prior to joining SJVN, Shri S. P. Bansal was the Chairman & Managing Director of Hindustan Salts Limit
Posted Date :  02-04-19

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CMD SJVN Met Prime Minister of Nepal

Kathmandu (Nepal): Shri Nand Lal Sharma Chairman & Managing Director SJVN Limited along with Shri Satish Sharma, CEO, SJVN Arun 3 Power Development Company (SAPDC) met Prime Minister of Nepal Shri K. P. Sharma Oli and Finance Minister of Nepal Dr. Yuba Raj Khatiwada yesterday in Kathmandu.  
Posted Date :  30-03-19

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SJVN Declared an Interim Dividend of Rs. 589.47 Crore for FY 2018-19

Shimla: On account of its financial performance for the year 2018-19 public sector SJVN Limited has declared an interim dividend of ` 589.47 Crore (@ 1.50 rupees per share) to its shareholders. SJVN Limited has paid an interim dividend of Rs. 158.25 Crore to the Govt. of Himachal Pradesh holding
Posted Date :  14-03-19

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SJVN Foundation Signed an MoU with Help-Age India

Shimla/New Delhi: SJVN Foundation has entered into the MoU with HelpAge India for deployment of one Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) in Jangi, Distt. Kinnaur. This MOU was signed by Shri D P Kaushal, CGM (HR), SJVN and Smt. Madhu Madan, Country Head, Resource Mobilization, HelpAge India in the presence
Posted Date :  23-02-19

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CMD SJVN Conferred with ET Now Award for CEO with HR Orientation

Shimla: Shri Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director, SJVN Limited has been conferred with the prestigious Award for CEO with HR Orientation while Mrs. Geeta Kapur, Director (Personnel) has been conferred with the prestigious Women Super Achiever Award. These awards are conferred by ET Now
Posted Date :  18-02-19

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SJVN Paid Tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his Death Anniversary

New Delhi: Remembering Father of the Nation 'Mahatma Gandhi' on his death anniversary today a tribute meeting was organised in SJVN’s Delhi Office in which glorious tributes were paid to the greatest icon of non-violence Mahatma Gandhi by observing 2 minutes silence and opposing his vio
Posted Date :  30-01-19

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CMD SJVN Welcomed PM during Vibrant Gujarat - 2019

Shimla: Vibrant Gujarat Summit was conceptualized in 2003 by Prime Minister of India and the then Chief Minister of Gujarat, Shri Narendra Modi, to re-establish Gujarat as a preferred investment destination. Vibrant Gujarat is a biennial Investors Summit held by Govt. of Gujarat with an aim to pr
Posted Date :  17-01-19

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SJVN starts Roti Bank at Cancer Hospital Shimla

Shimla: SJVN Limited, a socially responsible Organization has been undertaking new endeavour for the welfare and benefit of underprivileged people of the society by starting a Roti Bank at Shimla for distribution at Cancer Hospital, Indira Gandhi Medical College (IGMC) Shimla.   Under th
Posted Date :  05-12-18

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SJVN Limited Conferred With Rajbhasha Kirti Award

New Delhi: SJVN Limited, conferred with Rajbhasha Kirti Award for effective Implementation of Official Language Policy for the year 2017-18. The award was presented by His Excellency Vice President of India, Shri Venkaiah Naidu to Shri Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman and Managing Director, SJVN at
Posted Date :  14-09-18

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