List of power stations in Pakistan

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This is a list of power stations in Pakistan. Pakistan had a total installed power generation capacity of over 41.3 GW by December 2018.[1] Furnace oil (16 percent), hydel (27 percent), natural gas (12 percent), LNG (26 percent), coal (9 percent), renewable (solar and wind 5 percent) and nuclear (5 per cent) are the principal sources.

Oil[edit]

In service[edit]

Station Location Coordinates Capacity (MW) Operation & Maintenance Notes Refs
Kot Addu Power Company Kot Addu, Punjab 1,600 In-house Multi Fuel-Fired Thermal Station. 2016
Hub Power Company Hub, Balochistan 24°54′21″N 66°41′41″E / 24.9057°N 66.6946°E / 24.9057; 66.6946 (Hub River) 1,292 In-house Furnace Oil Fired Plant.
Hubco Narowal Power Plant Narowal, Punjab 32.059067, 74.781222, 225 In-house Furnace Oil Fired Plant.
Gul Ahmed Energy Karachi, Sindh 136 In-house Furnace Oil-fired Plant [2]
Nishat Power Ltd Lahore, Punjab 31.122560, 73.905405 200 In-house Residual Fuel Oil [3]
Nishat Chunian Power Ltd Lahore, Punjab 200 In-house Residual Fuel Oil [4]
Saba Power Company Ltd Sheikhupura, Punjab 31.733013, 73.873654 125 Orient Operating Company Residual Fuel Oil [5]
Southern Electric Power Company Ltd Raiwind, Lahore 31.291388, 74.249188 136 Furnace Oil Fired Plant.
Tapal Energy Ltd Hub, Balochistan 24.999713, 66.906860 126 Sithe Mauritius Limited Heavy Fuel Oil [6]
Japan Power Generation Pvt Ltd Raiwind, Punjab 31.325566, 74.262225 135 Furnace Oil Fired Plant.
Kohinoor Energy Ltd Lahore, Punjab 31.263200, 74.187321 131 In-house Furnace Oil Fired Plant.
Liberty Power Tech Faisalabad, Punjab 200 Wärtsilä Furnace Oil Fired Plant [7]
AES Lal Pir Power Muzaffargarh, Punjab 30°06′19″N 71°09′49″E / 30.10528°N 71.16361°E / 30.10528; 71.16361 (AES Lalpir) 362 In-house Furnace Oil Fired Plant.
AES PakGen Muzaffargarh, Punjab 30°06′19″N 71°09′49″E / 30.10528°N 71.16361°E / 30.10528; 71.16361 (AES PakGen) 365 In-house Furnace Oil Fired Plant.
Attock Gen Ltd. Rawalpindi, Punjab 165 Wärtsilä Furnace Oil Fired Plant [8]
Jamshoro Power Station Jamshoro, Sindh 25°28′20″N 68°15′58″E / 25.47222°N 68.26611°E / 25.47222; 68.26611 (Jamshoro Power Station) 850 In-house Oil and Natural Gas-Fired Thermal Station.
K-Electric Bin Qasim Power Plant Karachi, Sindh 24.785546, 67.358929 1,260 In-house Oil and Natural Gas-Fired Thermal Station
Sitara Energy Ltd Faisalabad, Punjab 31.533111, 73.393330 85 In-house Diesel and Natural Gas Fired Plant.
Attock Refinery Ltd Rawalpindi, Punjab 33.5575853,73.0766997 18 In-house Heavy Fuel Oil
Atlas Power Ltd Sheikhpura, Punjab 225 MAN Energy Solutions SE Heavy Fuel Oil [9]

Natural Gas[edit]

In service[edit]

Station Location Coordinates Capacity (MW) Operation & Maintenance Notes Refs
Guddu Thermal Power Plant Guddu, Sindh 28°25′38″N 69°41′49″E / 28.42722°N 69.69694°E / 28.42722; 69.69694 (Jamshoro Power Station) 2,402 Albario Engineering Combined Cycle Power Plant
Fauji Foundation Power Company Daharki Ltd Daharki, Sindh 27.985137, 69.673544 185 Korea Electric Power Corporation Combined Cycle Power Plant
Uch-I, II Power Plant Dera Murad Jamali, Balochistan 28.582798, 68.171539 1000 Engie Combined Cycle Power Plant
Nandipur Power Project Gujranwala, Punjab 32.245294, 74.270007 425 In-house Combined Cycle Power Plant
Habibullah Coastal Power Pvt Company Quetta, Balochistan 140 Albario Engineering Combined Cycle Power Plant
WAPDA Quetta Thermal Power Station Quetta, Balochistan 30°26′38″N 66°59′49″E / 30.44389°N 66.99694°E / 30.44389; 66.99694 (Quetta Thermal Power Station) 35 In-house Combined Cycle Power Plant
Liberty Power Project Daharki, Sindh 235 Tenaga Nasional Combined Cycle Power Plant
Rousch (Pakistan) Power Limited Abdul Hakeem, Pakistan, Punjab 30°34′06″N 72°08′24″E / 30.56833°N 72.14000°E / 30.56833; 72.14000 (Rousch (Pakistan) Power Limited) 450 Descon Power Solutions Combined Cycle Power Plant
Engro Powergen Qadirpur Ltd Ghotki, Sindh 28°01′37″N 69°21′47″E / 28.02694°N 69.36306°E / 28.02694; 69.36306 (Engro Powergen) 227 In-house Combined Cycle Power Plant
Halmore Power Generation Company Ltd Sheikhupura, Punjab 225 FieldCore Combined Cycle Power Plant
Orient Power Company Ltd Kasur, Punjab 229 FieldCore Combined Cycle Power Plant
Saif Power Limited Sahiwal, Punjab 229 FieldCore Combined Cycle Power Plant
Bin Qasim Power Plant II Karachi, Sindh 24.781873, 67.359767 560 K-Electric Combined Cycle Power Plant
Fauji Kabirwala Power Company Kabirwala, Punjab 30.524865, 71.954946 157 In-house Combined Cycle Power Plant
Sapphire Electric Company Ltd Muridke, Punjab 234 FieldCore Combined Cycle Power Plant [10]
Sindh Nooriabad Power Company Pvt Ltd Jamshoro, Sindh 100 In-house Combined Cycle Power Plant
Haveli Bahadur Shah Power Plant Jhang, Punjab 1,230 China Power Construction Corporation Combined Cycle Power Plant [11]
Bhikki RLNG-based Power Project Sheikhupura, Punjab 1,180 Quaid-e-Azam Thermal Power Limited Combined Cycle Power Plant [12]
Balloki Power Plant Balloki, Punjab 1,223 TNB Remaco Combined Cycle Power Plant [13]
Altern Energy Ltd Fateh Jang, Punjab 32 Descon Power Solutions Combined Cycle Power Plant

Under construction or proposed[edit]

Station Location Capacity (MW) Status
Punjab Power Plant Jhang, Punjab 1263 Under construction. To be operational by Feb 2020.[14]
K-Electric Power Plant Karachi, Sindh 900 Under construction. To be operational by May 2021.[15]

Coal[edit]

In Service[edit]

Station Location Capacity (MW) In-service Date
Master power pvt Limited Raiwand, punjab 20 2016
Sitara Chemical Industries Ltd Faisalabad, Punjab 40 2016
Fauji Fertilizer Power Plant Karachi, Sindh 118 2017
Sahiwal Coal Power Project Sahiwal, Punjab 1320 2017
Maple Leaf Power Ltd Mianwali, Punjab 40 2017
Port Qasim Coal Power Project Karachi, Sindh 1320 2017
DG Cement Coal Power Project DG Khan, Punjab 30 2017
Hub Coal Power Project Hub, Balochistan 1320 2018
Engro Powergen Thar Tharparkar, Sindh 660 2019

Under Construction and Proposed[edit]

Station Location Capacity (MW) Notes
Thar Energy Ltd Tharparkar, Sindh 330 Under construction. To be operational by Mar 2021.[16]
Lucky Electric Power Karachi, Sindh 660 Under construction. To be operational by Mar 2021.[17]
ThalNova Power Pvt Ltd Tharparkar, Sindh 330 Under construction. To be operational by Jun 2021.[18]
Siddiqsons Energy Ltd Tharparkar, Sindh 330 Under construction. To be operational by Jun 2021.[17]
Gwadar Coal Power Project Gwadar, Balochistan 300 Under construction.[19]
Shanghai Electric Coal Power Project- I Tharparkar, Sindh 1320 LOI issued.[20]
Shanghai Electric Coal Power Project- II Tharparkar, Sindh 1320 LOI issued.[20]
K-Electric Coal Power Project Karachi, Sindh 700 LOI issued.[21]

Nuclear[edit]

Location of Nuclear Power Plants in Pakistan

In service[edit]

Station Community Location Capacity (MW) Year in Service
(KANUPP-1) Karachi, Sindh 24°50′41″N 66°47′20″E / 24.84472°N 66.78889°E / 24.84472; 66.78889 (Karachi Nuclear Power Plant) 85 1972
(CHASNUPP-1) Mianwali, Punjab 32°23′20″N 71°27′45.5″E / 32.38889°N 71.462639°E / 32.38889; 71.462639 (Chashma Nuclear Power Plant) 320 2000
(CHASNUPP-2) Mianwali, Punjab 32°23′20″N 71°27′45.5″E / 32.38889°N 71.462639°E / 32.38889; 71.462639 (Chashma Nuclear Power Plant) 320 2011
(CHASNUPP-3) Mianwali, Punjab 32°23′20″N 71°27′45.5″E / 32.38889°N 71.462639°E / 32.38889; 71.462639 (Chashma Nuclear Power Plant) 340 2016
(CHASNUPP-4) Mianwali, Punjab 32°23′20″N 71°27′45.5″E / 32.38889°N 71.462639°E / 32.38889; 71.462639 (Chashma Nuclear Power Plant) 340 2017

Under construction or proposed[edit]

Station Location Capacity (MW) Status
(KANUPP-2) Karachi, Sindh 1100 Construction and Thermal testing Completed [22].

To be operational by Dec 2020.[23]

(KANUPP-3) Karachi, Sindh 1100 Under construction. Containment Dome Installed.[22]

To be operational by Oct 2021.[23]

(CHASNUPP-5) Mianwali, Punjab 1100 LOI issued.[23]

Renewables[edit]

Hydroelectricity[edit]

Wind Power[edit]

Station Location Capacity (MW) Wind turbine manufacturer In-service date Operation & Maintenance Notes
FFC Energy Wind Project Jhimpir, Sindh 49.5 Nordex 2013 Descon Power Solutions
Zorlu Enerji Pakistan Jhimpir, Sindh 56.4 Vestas 2013 In-house
Three Gorges Pvt Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 150 Goldwind 2014 In-house First Three Gorges Wind Project of 50MW was commissioned in 2014. Second and third were commissioned in 2018.[24]
Foundation Wind Energy Pvt Ltd Gharo, Sindh 100 Nordex 2015 Descon Power Solutions
Sapphire Wind Power Pvt Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 52.8 General Electric 2015 Albario Engineering
Yunus Energy Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 Nordex 2016 Descon Power Solutions
Metro Wind Power Co Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 Nordex 2016 Descon Power Solutions
Tenaga Generai Ltd Gharo, Sindh 49.5 General Electric 2016 Albario Engineering
Gul Ahmed Wind Power Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 Nordex 2016 Descon Power Solutions
Master Wind Energy Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 52.8 General Electric 2016 Albario Engineering
ACT Wind Pvt Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 30 Goldwind 2016 HydroChina Formerly known as the Tapal Wind Energy (Private) Limited which was formed on 6 December 2010.[25] It is a joint-venture between Tapal Group, Akhtar Group, and Ismail Industries.[25] ACT Wind has outsourced operation & maintenance to HydroChina for ten years.[26]
HydroChina Dawood Wind Power Project Gharo, Sindh 50 Ming Yang 2017 HydroChina
Sachal Energy Wind Farm Jhimpir, Sindh 50 Goldwind 2017 In-house
United Energy Pakistan Wind Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 100 Goldwind 2017 China Gezhouba Group
Hawa Energy Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 General Electric 2018 Albario Engineering
Burj Capital Jhimpir Wind Power Limited Jhimpir, Sindh 50 General Electric 2018 Albario Engineering
Artistic Energy Pvt. Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 49.3 General Electric 2018 Descon Power Solutions Formerly known as Hartford Alternative Energy Pvt Limited
Tricon Boston Corporation Jhimpir, Sindh 150 General Electric 2018 Albario Engineering Tricon Boston Consulting Corporation is a subsidiary of Sapphire Textile.[27]
Zephyr Power Ltd Gharo, Sindh 50 Siemens Gamesa 2019 Orient Energy Systems The turbines were provided by Siemens Gamesa which was their first contract in Pakistan.[28] It is funded by CDC Group UK.[29]

Under-development[edit]

Station Location Capacity (MW) In-service date Wind turbine Notes
Tricom Wind Power Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 2021 Siemens Gamesa Under construction. To be operational by Dec 2021.[30] The project is sponsored by Yunus Brothers Group.[31] The wind turbines are provided by Siemens Gamesa.[32]
Metro Wind Power Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 60 2021 Siemens Gamesa Under construction.[30] The EPC contractor of the project is HydroChina and wind turbines are provided by Siemens Gamesa.[33]
Din Energy Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 2021 Goldwind Under construction.[30] The project is sponsored by the Din Group which is active in textile and leather industry in Pakistan. The EPC contractor of the project is HydroChina and wind turbines are provided by Goldwind.[34]
Act 2 Wind Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 2021 Goldwind Under construction. To be operational by Dec 2021.[30] The wind turbines are provided by Goldwind.[35]
Artistic Alternate Energy Pvt Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 2021 Goldwind Under construction.[30] The EPC contractor of the project is HydroChina and wind turbines are provided by Goldwind.[36]
Gul Ahmed Electric Pvt Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 2021 Goldwind Under construction.[30] The EPC contractor of the project is HydroChina and wind turbines are provided by Goldwind.[37]
Indus Wind Energy Pvt Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 2021 Siemens Gamesa Under construction. To be operational by Dec 2021.[30] The wind turbines are provided by Siemens Gamesa.[38]
Liberty Wind Power Pvt Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 100 2021 Siemens Gamesa Under construction. It includes Liberty Wind Power-1 and Liberty Wind Power-2.[30] Formerly known as Zulaikha Energy Pvt Ltd. The wind turbines are provided by Siemens Gamesa.[39]
NASDA Green Energy Pvt Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 2021 Siemens Gamesa Under construction. To be operational by Dec 2021.[30] The wind turbines are provided by Siemens Gamesa.[40]
Lakeside Energy Pvt Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 2021 Siemens Gamesa Under construction. To be operational by Dec 2021.[30] The wind turbines are provided by Siemens Gamesa.[41]
Master Green Energy Pvt Ltd Jhimpir, Sindh 50 2021 Siemens Gamesa Under construction. To be operational by Dec 2021.[30] The wind turbines are provided by Siemens Gamesa.[42]

Solar Power[edit]

Operational[edit]

Station Community Location Capacity (MW) Status
Quaid-e-Azam Solar Park Bahawalpur, Punjab 29°19′09″N 71°49′25″E 400 2016
OurSun Solar Power Plant[43] Gharo, Sindh 24°72'15.4"N 67°53'36.6"E 50 2018
Gharo Solar Power Plant Gharo, Sindh 24°42'56.8"N 67°33'44.7"E 50 2020
Harappa Solar Pvt. Ltd Sahiwal, Punjab 30°34'46.9"N 72°53'43.0"E 18 2017
AJ Power Pvt. Ltd. Jhelum, Punjab 12 2017

Under-development[edit]

Station Community Location Capacity (MW)
M/s Access Electric Pvt. Ltd. Pind Dadan Khan, Punjab, Pakistan 10
M/s Access Solar Pvt. Ltd. Pind Dadan Khan, Punjab, Pakistan 11.52
M/s Bukhsh Solar Pvt. Ltd. Lodhran, Punjab, Pakistan 10
M/s Safe Solar Power Pvt. Ltd. Bahawalnagar, Punjab, Pakistan 10.28

Bagasse Power[edit]

Station Community Location Capacity (MW)
JDW Sugar Mill Power plant I Jhimpir, Sindh 26.35
JDW Sugar Mills (Unit- II) Jhimpir, Sindh 26.35
JDW Sugar Mills (Unit- III) Jhimpir, Sindh 26.35
RYK Mills Ltd Rahim Yar Khan, Punjab 30
Chiniot Power Ltd Chiniot, Punjab 62.4
Mirpurkhas Sugar Power Plant Mirpurkhas, Sindh 34.1
Sanghar SPP 32
Shahmurad SPP 26.5
Mehran SPP 22.9
Kamaila SPP 20.1
Fatima SPP 20.1
Khosi SPP 20.1
Madina SPP 20.1
Pahrianwall SPP 20.1
Tandlianwala SPP 20.1
Sheikhoo SPP 20.1
Bahawalnagar SPP 18.5
Bachani Sugar Mill Power Plant 16.8
Husein SPP 13.4
Faran SPP 13.4
Phalia SPP 13.4
Premier SPP 13.4
Chashma SPP 13.4
Punjab SPP 13.4
Kohinoor SPP 10.1
Bawani Sugar Mill Power Plant 10.1
Matiari SPP 6.7
Layyah Sugar Mills Ltd Layyah, Punjab 41
Al-Arabia Sugar Mills Sargodha, Sindh 18
Digri-Gen Ltd Mirpurkhas, Sindh 25

Solid Waste to Energy[edit]

Station Community Location Capacity (MW) Status
K-Electric/Engro Energy Karachi, Sindh 50 LOI issued.[44]

Waste Heat Recovery Power[edit]

Station Community Location Capacity (MW)
Lucky Cement Ltd Karachi, Sindh 20
Lucky Cement Ltd Pezu, KPK 30
Maple Leaf Cement Ltd Mianwali, Punjab 15
Gharibwal Cement Ltd Chakwal, Punjab 20
Bestway Cement Ltd Chakwal, Punjab 15
Bestway Cement Ltd Hattar, KPK, Pakistan 13.5
Bestway Cement Ltd Farooqia, Punjab 13.5
Bestway Cement Ltd Chakwal, Punjab 15
Bestway Cement Ltd Kallar Kahar, Punjab 12
Fauji Cement Company Ltd Attock, Punjab 21
Pioneer Cement Ltd Sargodha, Punjab 12
DG Khan Cement Company Ltd Chakwal, Punjab 8.6
Kohat Cement Ltd Chakwal, KPK 15
Dewan Cement Ltd Karachi, Sindh 5

See also[edit]

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