Sindh to get major chunk of CPEC energy investment


ISLAMABAD, May 23 (APP): The major chunk of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) energy projects’ investment would go to Sindh province, wherein as many as $12.461 billion would be spent on development of various energy projects to overcome power shortage.

In total, as many as $34.570 billion would be spent on the development of energy sector all across the country under CPEC to develop power plants, coal mines, power transmission lines, LNG and other infrastructure.

This investment would result in generation of 17,045 Megawatt electricity through development of power projects, official source told APP.