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Coal power plant to heavily inflict on ecology

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article image STAFF REPORT SAHIWAL: Though the Sahiwal coal-fired power plant to be built near Qadirabad, is expected to generate 1,320MW electricity to help overcome power crisis, it will have an enormous ecological cost too. The first casualty of the plant to be set up on 1,002 acres of agricultural land will be the lush green vegetation in the project area. According to an official, total 9,302 fruit and wild trees will have to be cut down, 36 tube-wells and three water channels used for…Read More