Karachi to get additional 450 MW electricity this summer: Omar

Observer Report

Federal Minister For Power , Petroleum and Natural Resources Omar Ayub has said that Karachi will get additional 450 MW in coming summer as NTDC has completed the rehabilitation/upgradation of the existing 220 kV double circuit transmission line (130 km long) from Jamshoro to KDA-33.

In a statement, the minister said that maximum of 1100 MW power supply shall be available from 500 kV & 220 kV network in addition to 150 MW from wind generation during summer months from national grid for KE which shall significantly improve power supply position for the city of Karachi.