Andhra Pradesh State Load Despatch Centre (APSLDC) has been established by Government of Andhra Pradesh under section 31(1) of the Electricity Act, 2003 and as per item 4 under the heading “C.Power” in the Twelfth Schedule to the Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act, 2014 vide Andhra Pradesh Gazette dated 14.07.2014.

The APSLDC shall
  • Be responsible for optimum scheduling and despatch of electricity within Andhra Pradesh in accordance with the contracts entered with the licensees or the generating companies operating in that State.
  • Monitor grid operations.
  • Keep accounts of the quantity of electricity transmitted through the State grid.
  • Exercise supervision and control over the intra-state transmission system
  • Responsible for carrying out real time operations for grid control and despatch of electricity within Andhra Pradesh through secure and economic operation of the State grid in accordance with the Grid Standards as per the Indian Grid Code.
APSLDC functions
i. Scheduling
ii. Forecasting
iii. Load Generation Balance and network management
iv. Power planning
v. Open access approvals
vi. Energy accounting
vii. Deviation Settlement Mechanism (Intrastate ABT)
viii. DSM for RE generators
ix. REMC
x. REC Accreditation
xi. RE Generators synchronization approvals
xii. SCADA Maintenance
xiii. ATC TTC
xiv. Data for POC
Vision and Mission

To operate the state grid in efficient and cost effective manner duly adhering to all Acts, standards and regulations in order to dispatch reliable and qualitative power to the people of Andhra Pradesh.


To be recognized and respected as one of the best STATE LOAD DISPATCH CENTRE in the country and to set the benchmark in every parameter of operation for others to follow.

Core Values

Resourcefulness & cost-effectiveness, Team Work, Accountability, Integrity, Public Responsibility

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