| GEO Business|
| PEPCO to add 3800MW to system|
| Updated at: 1249 PST, Wednesday, June 17, 2009|
LAHORE: Pakistan Electric Power Company (PEPCO) will incorporate 3800 Megawatts in its system during FY 2009-10.
According to a statement released Wednesday from PEPCO, the government has set target for 3858 megawatts to be included in the system during FY 2009-10; while, the PEPCO will add3000 Megawatts in the system by the end of this year.
A fast track rental project worth $80 million would soon be incorporated in the system, which will produce 136 Megawatts. This plant will be second rental project, which will start production this year.
According to PEPCO, the government is giving full-fledged facilities and privileges to all the IPPs in all power producing projects, so that the power crisis could be brought under control.