Engro 2x330MW Thar Coal Power Project

Project Engro 2x330MW Thar Coal Power Project
Primary Energy Input Coal (Local)
Technology Sub Critical
Installed Capacity (MW) 660
Location Thar-Block-II
Province Sindh
Estimated Cost (US $ Million) 995.4
Executing Company / Sponsors Engro Power Gen Thar LTd. / China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC)
Financing Independent Power Producer (IPP)
Coordinating Ministry Ministry of Energy (Power Division)
Supervising Agency Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB)
Project Progress Update
  • Financial Closed (FC) achieved in April, 2016.
  • Construction work in progress.
  • Construction of Transmission line-contract awarded. Contractor mobilized
  • Thar coal plant begins pumping power into national grid in March 2019
  • Commercial Operation Date (COD) achieved on  10th July 2019
  • Current Status: Operational