NHPC is a Public Limited Company incorporated under Cameroonian law, created on July 16, 2016.

Its mission is to design, finance and build the Nachtigal hydroelectric facility (located at 70kms North East of Yaoundé and the power transmission line between Nachtigal and Nyom 2 (North of Yaoundé).

The company will also operate the hydroelectric facility for 35 years.