Director (Tariff & Technical)
Shri.Palchen Dorjee Chaktha completed his B.E (Civil Engineering) from the University of Madras and joined Sikkim Power Development Corporation (SPDCL) as Assistant Manager (Civil) and was working in SPDCL as Senior Manager (Civil) prior to his joining the SSERC. Shri Chaktha was instrumental in identification,survey & investigation and implementation of hydropower projects in Sikkim. Shri.Chaktha while in SPDC was handling the supervision, monitoring and coordination for smooth implementation of various hydropower projects being developed by Private Power developers in Sikkim. Shri.Chaktha was also actively associated with the survey, investigation and implementation of small hydropower project (upto 5MW) while in SPDC. Shri.Chaktha attended various meetings, conferences, training etc on varied topics related to hydropower projects during his stay in SPDC. Shri.Chaktha was also handling matters pertaining to "Right to information " of hydropower projects and was overseeing the legal, technical and other aspects relating to hydropower development by private power developers in Sikkim while serving in SPDC. Shri.Chaktha has physically visited the location of project components of all the hydropower projects being developed and planned to be developed in the State. While in SPDC, Shri.Chaktha was handling civil and electro-mechanical planing, design and implementation of small hydropower projects.
Shri Palchen Dorjee Chaktha