Azad Pattan Hydropower Project

ISLAMABAD: National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has approved tariff of Rs7.46 per unit for 700MW Azad Pattan Hydropower Project located in AJK at a cost of $1.517 billion.

The reference tariff has been calculated on the basis of net contracted capacity of 693.70MW and net annual energy production of 3,265.81GWh. The tariff is applicable for a period of 30 years on BOOT basis commencing from Commercial Operation Date (COD). China Gezhouba Overseas Investment Company Limited and China Gezhouba Group International Engineering Company Limited are sponsors of the project.

Published in Business Recorder, 18th May, 2018