KP & FATA

KPK: Suki-Kinari to generate 870MW inexpensive electricity

In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the Suki Kinari Hydropower Project ,under CPEC ,after completion will generate around 870MW inexpensive electricity to meet growing energy needs of the country .
Counsellor Embassy of China Li Yuanling giving details of the project in Islamabad today said this is one of the largest private sector run-of-the-river projects and will become operational in 2022 .
It will be completed at a cost of 1.92 billion dollars and generate jobs for 3,000 local residents .
The Suki Kinari hydropower project is located on Kunhar River in the Kaghan Valley of District Mansehra.