EGENCO operates four power stations: Nkula, Tedzani, Kapichira and Wovwe. It also operates diesel power plants and thermal power plants in Lilongwe and Mzuzu. Overall, it has a total installed generation capacity of 372.64MW, with 350.94MW from hydro power plants and 21.7 MW from standby diesel power plants
The main difference between EGENCO and ESCOM is that EGENCO generates electricity while ESCOM transmits and distributes the electricity. EGENCO is also a company that operates independently of ESCOM and has its own Board of Directors and Executive Management.