NTDC connects Engro Power Plant with the national grid

National Transmission and Despatch Company Ltd (NTDC) has completed the construction work of 282 km long 500 kV Double Circuit Quad Bundle transmission line from Engro power plant to Jamshoro in Sindh province. 

The NTDC Spokesman, in a press release, said that the transmission line would evacuate 660 MW power from Engro Thar Coal Power Plant situated at  Tharparkar, He said that it is a truly a historic event as Thar, an energy future of Pakistan, has been connected with the national grid.

Power generated from the plants in Thar would be provided to far flung areas of Sindh through the national grid, he said.

Managing Director and Deputy Managing Director (Asset Development & Management) NTDC have appreciated the NTDC engineers, staff, consultants and contractors for their untiring efforts to complete this vital project.

The transmission line was tested and energized successfully on July 31.

(APP)

Posted on: 2018-08-01T22:17:00+05:00

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