720MW Karot Hydropower Project, AJK/Punjab

Project 720MW Karot Hydropower Project, AJK/Punjab
Primary Energy Input Hydel
Technology Hydel
Installed Capacity (MW) 720
Location River Jehlum
Province AT the dual boundary of District Rawalpindi, Punjab & District Kotli, AJK, River Jhelum
Estimated Cost (US $ Million) 1,720
Executing Company / Sponsors Karot Power Company Ltd. (KPCL)/ CSAIL/ CTGI /CTG (China Three Gorges)
Financing Independent Power Producer (IPP)
Coordinating Ministry Ministry of Energy (Power Division)
Supervising Agency Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB)
Total Jobs Created During the Construction of this Project 4870
Project Progress Update
  • Financial Close (FC) achieved in March 2017.
  • 90% work completed.
  • Expected completion in April 2022.

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