WAPDA confident of completing 4th extension by May 2018
He said that Wapda is confident about completing the Tarbela 4th Extension Hydropower Project in a phased manner from February 2018 to May 2018. However, steady efforts on part of the project management including the consultants and the contractors are needed to meet the timelines vis-à-vis implementation of the project.
With completion of the project, generation capacity of Tarbela hydel power station will increase to 4,888MW from the existing 3,478MW.
Published in The Express Tribune, 2nd July, 2017