1st unit of Tarbela 4th extension project to start generation on Feb 25

As many as 91.88 per cent work has been completed on the Tarbela 4th Extension Power Project so far and its first unit (470 MW) will start generation on February 25, 2018.

Talking to APP, Project Director of Tarbela 4th Extension Power Project Shoail Khan said, “over all physical work on the project has reached at 91.88 per cent so far.” Dry testing would be conducted on January 25 while wet testing would start on January 26, he said. He said the 2nd unit (470 MW) would start generation by April 25, followed by third unit (470 MW) on May 30, he said.

Published in Business Recorder, 10th January, 2018