Work on 1320 megawatts coal based power plant costing two point six billion dollars is underway at Thar Coal Field which will start producing electricity by 2018.
Official sources told our Karachi correspondent Ghulam Murtaza that projects is being carried out under Pak-China Economic Corridor. .
The sources said electricity produces through indigenous coal is cheap therefore tapping it with full of its capacity is being prioritized.
Source: Radio Pakistan