Sindh CM chairs Thar Coal Energy Board meeting
KARACHI: Chief Minister of Sindh Murad Ali Shah on Saturday presided over the 20th session of Thar Coal Energy Board (TCEB).
Meeting expressed its pleasure over mining and power generation at Block-2 of Thar Coalfield.
Licence for Block-1 of Thar Coalfield has been awarded to a Chinese company, which is working on a project of two power plants of 660 megawatt, meeting was informed in briefing.
Block-1 licence of coalfield has been awarded to Asia Power by international bidding, the board’s meeting was briefed.
Feasibility of mining project has been completed and this company will also going to install two power plants of 660 megawatt power generation.
The TCEB meeting was informed that licence for block-4 of the coalfield has been awarded to Oracle Coalfields, which will initiate work on project in Year 2020.
Sindh chief minister told meeting that Thar going to become the hub of jobs, industries and human resource in near future.