Port Qasim Burj power station
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Port Qasim Burj power station is a proposed coal plant in Port Mohammed Bin Qasim near Karachi, Pakistan.
The map below shows the location of Port Qasim, the approximate location of the proposed project
According to a February 2013 report, UAE-based Burj Power signed an agreement with Harbin Electric International to develop four coal-fired plants at Port Qasim. The first plant will be finished in 2016 and will cost up to US$170 million.
As of July 2016, with no further developments in over three years, it appears that this project is shelved or abandoned.
- Sponsor: Burj Power
- Parent company:
- Location: Port Qasim, Karachi, Sindh province, Pakistan
- Coordinates: 24.766667, 67.333333 (approximate)
- Status: Cancelled
- Gross Capacity: 500 MW (4 x 125 MW)
- Projected in service:
- Coal Type:
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
Articles and resources
- "Burj Power to develop coal power in $700m deal," Power Engineering International, 22 February 2013