ERLDC is the apex body to ensure integrated operation of the power system in the Eastern Region.

The main responsibilities of ERLDC are:

Facilitates      Integrated operation for improved quality, Security and Reliability of Power Supply on Regional Basis

Provides         Avenues for Intra-Regional and Inter Regional Exchanges
Telemeters     Live Data from Major Generating Plants and Sub-stations                     

Co-ordinates   Drawal Schedule from for all ISGS constituents

Persuades       Constituents to Match Drawal Schedule

Issues              Clearance for outage of Elements for Maintenance Work

Supplies          Management Information about Performance of Grid Operation

Supports          Constituents in Power System Studies

Monitors          Generation of C.S. Power Stations and Power Flow in Major Lines and Tie Lines

Endeavours     To Maintain Network Security

Processes           Special Enegry Meter Readings for Bulk Power Energy Settlement

Implements      IEGC and Regulatory Directives