2915 MW energy added to the national grid in last three years: Officials
Official sources told APP here that the said quantum of energy was added to the system from 25 small projects which were completed during the last three years.
However, they said that several projects based on different sources included hydel, wind, solar and coal etc were in progress and would be completed by the year 2017-18.
Giving the break up of projects which were completed during the last three years, the sources said five hydel projects including New Bong Escape (84 MW), Allai Khwar (121 MW), Jinnah (96 MW), Gomal Zam (17.40 MW) and Dubair Khwar (130 MW) were commissioned during the said period.
Similarly, they said eight wind projects namely FFCEL (49.50 MW), ZEPL (56.40 MW), TGF (49.50 MW), FFEL-II (50 MW), FFEL-I (50 MW), Sapphire (52.80 MW), Metro and Younus each (50 MW).
The four solar projects included Quaid-e-Azam (100 MW) , Apolo (100 MW), Best Green (100 MW) and Crest Energy (50 MW).
Similarly, 747 MW from Guddu and 425 MW, 380 MW from Uch-II and 62 MW from Chiniot Power (Bagasse) were added to the system during the last three years.