To plan, promote and organise an integrated and efficient development of Power through all conventional, non-conventional / renewable energy sources in India.
To undertake, where necessary, the construction of inter-state transmission lines and ancillary works for timely and coordinated inter- stage exchange of power.
To coordinate the activities of its subsidiaries, to determine their economic and financial objectives / targets and to review, control, guide and direct their performance with a view to secure optimum utilization of all resources placed at their disposal.
To act as an agent of Government / Public Sector Financial Institutions as atated in Memorandum and Articles of Association.
To carry on the business of purchasing, selling, importing, exporting, producing, trading, manufacturing or otherwise dealing as stated in Memorandum and Articles of Association.