Thar coal plant begins power generation

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Staff Report KHI: The Government of Sindh generated 1MW project from Thar coal power plant after a successful pilot project of underground coal gasification process.

Dr. Samar Mubarakmand, renowned scientist and Head of Project said, “We have successfully generated 1MWfrom Thar coal plant and presently 4 MW is present in the system. Electricity will be supplied to our system and nearby village.”

The government mulls over to enhance the generation capacity of the plant to 100MW till year 2016.

Thar coal power generation was under severe criticism from various circles but it will contribute in combating with the national crisis of energy and will abet in coping with the menace and reducing the shortfall.


Published in: Volume 06 Issue 23

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