22 Power windmills of 1530 MW being erected in Sindh

Source:  Samaa Published in Current Affairs on Wednesday, September 14, 2016

HYDERABAD: In Sindh, work on twenty-two windmill projects is underway at Gharo-Keti Bandar and Hyderabad wind corridor having capacity of producing 1,530 megawatts of the electricity.

Official sources said that nine wind turbine generator (WTG) projects are already in advanced stages of development, while the other nine are under-construction and four have got their letters of intent (LoIs).

Presently five wind turbine generator projects each with 50MW capacity are operating at Gharo-Jhimpir wind corridor.

However, the nine other WTG projects which are in the phase of development will produce 450MW and those in the stage of construction will produce 480MW wind energy.

Similarly, four projects which have been given LoIs will produce 350MW.