ISLAMABAD, Feb 23: The federal government has made significant progress in energy projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) as nine out of 22 power projects have been completed.
According to details, the federal government has expedited work on various power projects launched under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
Nine out of 22 power projects have been completed through which the country is generating 5,320 MW of electricity to meet the target.
Construction of 1,320 MW at Sahiwal, Port Qasim and China Hub coal power plants has been completed.
Other projects include 660 MW Engro Thar, 400 MW Quaid-e-Azam Solar Park, while 8 more power projects for 4,470 MW have also entered their final phase including Kohala, Thar, Azad Patan and others.
After the completion of the projects, the country will be able to export electricity after overcoming the energy shortage. It should be noted here that special attention has been paid to energy related projects under CPEC.