West Bengal has a population of 91 million people, and is India's sixth largest state in terms of economic size. It offers excellent connectivity to the rest of India in terms of railways, roadways, ports and airports. It has 12 growth centres for medium and large scale industries. The state is also a key producer of petroleum and petrochemicals.
Installed and Allocated Power Capacity
Electricity Generation from Different Sources
Power Supply
REC Demand
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Key Indicators
  • CEF state rating
    2.7 / 5
    Utility-Scale RE
  • Installed and allocated power capacity
    11037 MW
    as on March 2021
  • Installed and allocated RE capacity
    568 MW
    as on March 2021
  • RES in total electricity generation
    1.95 %
    in 2020-21
  • Ease of doing business rank
    10 / 36
    in 2017
Economic Indicators
Infrastructure Indicators
Key Regulations
Key Govt. Agencies
Andaman and Nicobar, comprises of 572 islands, and has a population of 381,000 people. It is well connected to mainland India by air and sea.