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KP: Suki-Kinari to generate 870MW inexpensive electricity

September 9, 2018 | | Share:

In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the Suki Kinari Hydropower Project ,under CPEC ,after completion will generate around 870MW inexpensive electricity to meet growing energy needs of the country .

Counsellor Embassy of China Li Yuanling giving details of the project in Islamabad today said this is one of the largest private sector run-of-the-river projects and will become operational in 2022 .

It will be completed at a cost of 1.92 billion dollars and generate jobs for 3,000 local residents .

The Suki Kinari hydropower project is located on Kunhar River in the Kaghan Valley of District Mansehra.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Category: Energy & Power