Founded on 23rd October 1989, the Power Grid Corporation of India Limited is an Indian state-owned Maharatna company headquartered in Gurugram, India and engaged in Transmission of Power. POWER GRID transmits about 50% of the total power generated in India on its transmission network.
The Indian Power system for planning and operational purposes is divided into five regional grids. The vision of Power Grid Corp is to emerge as World Class, Integrated, Global Transmission Company With Dominant Leadership in Emerging Power Markets ensuring Reliability, Safety and Economy.
The Logo of Power Grid Corp depicts a symbol of electricity in red colour shade surrounded by grids in blue colour shade. The grids depict the Indian Power System for Planning and Operational purposes.