Bahria Town, KElectric ink agreement on power plants for Karachi
Saturday Mar 07, 2015
DUBAI: Bahria Town and K-Electric signed an agreement on Saturday, which will add 500MW of electricity supply for Karachi.
According to the deal inked in UAE, KElectric will set up one coal based and one liquefied natural gas (LNG) based power plant in the metropolis and will supply uninterrupted power to Bahria Town Karachi.
Speaking exclusively to Geo.tv from UAE, K-Electric’s spokesperson Usama Qureshi confirmed that two agreements have been signed, which include setting up of a 300MW coal powered plant and a 200MW LNG powered plant, while the second agreement pertains to supplying uninterrupted power to Bahria Town Karachi.
Speaking on the occasion Ex-Chairman & Founder of Bahria Town Malik Riaz said, “For the people of Karachi, LNG and coal powered plants will be setup and Karachi Bahria Town will receive uninterrupted power supply.”