Two LNG based power projects start producing 1200 MW electricity next year


ISLAMABAD, April 28 (APP): The Senate Standing Committee on Planning, Development and Reforms was informed on Thursday that two Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) based power projects would start supplying 1200 MW electricity to national grid in next year.

Briefing the committee held here at Parliament House under Chairmanship of Col (Retd) Syed Tahir Hussain Mashhadi, a senior official of the Ministry of Water and Power said that the total capacity of the power projects being installed at Baloki and Haveli, Bhadurshah have been designed to produce 1200 MW each.

However, both the project would start producing 1200 MW electricity by  end of 2017.