CSAIL helps Pakistan become energy-secure: PM Shehbaz
A view of Karot Hydropower Project AJK/Punjab. [Photo from CPEC’s web]
ISLAMABAD, Apr. 21 (Gwadar Pro) - Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has “deeply appreciated” the role of China Three Gorges Corporation’s CSAIL in helping Pakistan become an “energy-secure” country.
“CSAIL received a letter from PM’s office in which the office on behalf of the PM deeply appreciated the role of CSAIL in helping Pakistan become energy-secure,” according to CTGI.
CSAIL is an investment holding company formed by China Three Gorges Corporation in 2011 to acquire, develop, build, own and operate renewable power generation projects in South Asia with current focus on Pakistan.
CSAIL is currently operating and developing 6 power projects in Pakistan, with a total installed capacity of over 2600 MW with more than US$ 6 billion of total investment. These Projects are 1124 MW Kohala Hydropower Project, 720 MW Karot Hydropower Project, 640 MW Mahl Hydropower Project, 49.5 MW TGF WPP, 49.5 MW TGS WPP and 49.5 MW TGT WPP.
All these projects are on fast track for implementation, and 4 of them are under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).