News & Press Release

  • Viduli Wasana Energy Conservation Competition

    Competition This is an opportunity for LECO Domestic Consumers to win one month’s electricity free of charge based on their contribution towards energy conservation. This will commence from the month of March 2017 (February billing Cycle 2017/02). Domestic consumers who reduce their energy consumption by at least 10% from the consumption in month of January 2017(December billing Cycle 2016/12). are qualifying to participate in this competition. Consumers, willing to participate in this Competition, are required to get themselves ...

    Posted at March 10, 2017 | By : | Categories : latest news | 0 Comment
  • Launching of the LECO Soft Loan Scheme

    Launching of the LECO Soft Loan Scheme to install rooftop Solar Panels for LECO consumers and employees was held on the 14th January 2017 at the J.R. Jayawardena Centre Colombo 07. The Chief Guests of this event were the Minister of Power & Renewable Energy Hon. Ranjith Siyambalapitiya and the Deputy Minister of Power & Renewable Energy Hon. Ajith P. Perera. LECO, in partnership with the National Savings Bank ...

    Posted at January 14, 2017 | By : | Categories : latest news,News and Press Release,Uncategorized | 0 Comment
  • LECO’S NEW CHAIRMAN

    Mr. Lal Gunasekara assumed duties as the Chairman of LECO, on the 23rd November 2015. He is a Senior Lecturer attached to Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka. Mr. Gunasekara has obtained his B.Sc. degree in Business Studies from the University of Sabaragamuwa and a M.Sc. in Decision Science from the University Utara Malaysia, 2010. At present he is reading for his PhD in Operations Management at the University of Malaya.

    Posted at December 15, 2015 | By : | Categories : latest news,News and Press Release | 0 Comment
  • TIME OF USE ELECTRICITY TARIFF FOR DOMESTIC CONSUMERS

    The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka has approved the time of use tariff on trial basis for Domestic consumers who are connected with 3 phase 30A or above with immediate effect. Domestic consumers in the above capacities can request for this optional tariff. ( Implemented only upon a request) Domestic TOU Tariff -  PDF - ENGLISH  

    Posted at October 20, 2015 | By : | Categories : latest news,News and Press Release | 0 Comment
  • Audited Financial Statements for 2014

    Chairman LECO Mr. Bandula Chandrasekara and Chief Financial Officer Mr. Sunil Perera handing over the Audited Financial Statements for 2014 to Hon. Minister of Power and Energy.

    Posted at May 12, 2015 | By : | Categories : News and Press Release | 0 Comment
  • LECO SYMPOSIUM

    The Lanka Electricity Company (Pvt.) Ltd. (LECO) is keenly aware of the engineering and operational challenges faced by the electricity distribution sector and understands that a collective effort should be made in consultation with other state stakeholders to clearly identify bottlenecks that inhibit further development of the distribution sector and framework efficient, high impact responses.  It believes that despite the fact that it has been working on creative, innovative and customer centric service solutions over ...

    Posted at April 23, 2015 | By : | Categories : latest news,News and Press Release,Uncategorized | 0 Comment
  • New era to Green Energy!

    The energy conservation is found to be an element of culture. Energy conservation can only be induced among people through a cultural transformation and such as to initiate a productive and effective energy culture, LECO declared a “Green Energy Zone” in Kotte area on 8th April 2015. This event was graced by Hon. Patali Champika Ranawaka, minister of Power & Energy. In the effort of making the "GREEN ENERGY ZONE" a success, following major projects ...

    Posted at April 8, 2015 | By : | Categories : News and Press Release | 0 Comment
  • LECO Says Goodbye to its long-serving Technicians

    Leco, for the first time its history has introduced a voluntary retirement scheme for its long-serving staff. Initially, this has been introduced for the Technicians and 13 Technicians expressed their willingness for this scheme. In order to appreciate their services and to say goodbye, a function has been arranged on 27th February 2015 at the LECO Auditorium. These Technicians were offered with plaques of appreciation and certificates. The Chairman, General Manager and other senior officers were ...

    Posted at February 27, 2015 | By : | Categories : News and Press Release | 0 Comment
  • Minister of Power & Energy Paid a Courtesy visit to LECO

    Hon. Patali Champika Ranawaka, Minister of Power & Energy paid a courtesy visit to LECO on the 10th February 2015. The Hon. Minister and the other guests were warmly welcomed by the new Chairman, Mr. Bandula Chandrasekara, Mr. H.S. Somathilaka, General Manager, Divisional Heads and all LECO staff. The Hon. Minister was accompanied by, Dr. S. Batagoda, Secretary, Ministry of Power and Energy. Senior Officers from the Ceylon Electricity Board, Ministry of Power and Energy ...

    Posted at February 11, 2015 | By : | Categories : News and Press Release | 0 Comment
  • New Chairman, LECO

    Mr. Bandula Chandrasekara assumed duties as the Chairman of Lanka Electricity (Pvt) Ltd (LECO) on 27, January 2015. He is a well-experienced professional in the energy sector and prior to this appointment, Mr. Chandrasekera served as a Project Coordinator & Consultant, Energy Service and Renewable Energy Applications Delivery attached to the Energy Forum. Mr. Chandrasekara is a graduate from the University of Jayawardanapura in the field of Applied Sciences.

    Posted at January 29, 2015 | By : | Categories : News and Press Release | 0 Comment
  • ANNUAL REPORT AWARDS 2013 (ICASL)

    This is a very prestigious event in the calendar of the Institute of Charted Accountants of Sri Lanka and most of the big, small and medium size companies in Sri Lanka participate in this competition. Various sectors are identified by the Institute such as Power and Energy, Tourism, Hospitals, Industries Etc. Lanka Electricity Company for the first time got the unqualified opinion from the Auditors and this prompted the Management to apply for this Competition. ...

    Posted at October 17, 2012 | By : | Categories : News and Press Release | 0 Comment
  • Solar Power for the president’s house.

    In keeping with the Mahinda Chinthanaya initiative of generating 10% of the country’s electricity through renewable energy sources by 2016, a solar power system was established at the presidents house yesterday. The solar power supply to the presidents house was switched on by the president, which has a maximum capacity of 05 KW. The solar power that is generated will be utilized during the day, while the excess power generated will be added ...

    Posted at May 7, 2012 | By : | Categories : latest news,News and Press Release | 0 Comment
  • NET Metering

    LECO owns the energy meter manufacturing facility in Sri Lanka serving the entire energy meter requirement of the country. This is set up in technical venture with Ante Metering Company of China. This factory is designed for a capacity of 500,000 energy meters production capacity per annum targeting the SAARC region markets as well. This is considered one of the pioneering industries in Sri Lanka due to its high technological nature and the ...

    Posted at May 7, 2012 | By : | Categories : latest news | 0 Comment
  • CFL Project

    With reference to a proposal from JICA project team, LECO implemented the CFL Pilot project at Keselwatta Area with an initiative of distributing 2,000 CFLs among LECO electricity customers who have the average consumption below 90 units. The aim of CFL pilot project is to identify the customer respond, analyze energy saving potential and ...

    Posted at May 7, 2012 | By : | Categories : latest news | 0 Comment