The Coal Power Generation Company Bangladesh Limited (CPGCBL), an enterprise of the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, is a public limited company registered under the Companies Act, 1994 on 5th September 2011.
The main objective of the Company is to generate electricity based mainly but not solely on Coal as fuel. In this regard, the Company will undertake any scheme for construction of Power Plant under the Private Sector Power Generation Policy of Bangladesh, Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Policy or any other Policy Framework of the Government.
The prime initiative of the Company is to construct a 2X600 MW Coal Fired Power Plant at Matarbari and Dhalghata Union in Maheshkhali Upazilla of Cox’s Bazar District. This project comprises of construction of jetty and coal handling facilities for coal import, coal storage, power plant construction, township development, rural electrification and construction of transmission facilities and road communication.