Solar plant to produce 300MW by year’s end: Shahbaz Sharif

LAHORE: Quaid e Azam Solar Park Project in Bahawalpur will start producing 300MW of electricity by the end of the current year, according to Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif’s statement, Saturday.

He was talking to a delegation of Chinese company, Zonergy, led by its president Yu Yong.

During the meeting, it was agreed to speedily complete work on the 900MW solar project.

“Work has been started on the first solar project at Quaid-i-Azam Solar Park under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). A 50MW unit at the park will start generating electricity on August 14. The project will start producing 300MW electricity by the end of current year,” he said.