Over 12,000 MW of electricity to be added to national grid by 2018
Around 8,630 MW will be generated under CPEC projects.
Over 12,568 Megawatts of electricity would be added to the national grid after completion of a number of power generation projects by 2018.
According to Ministry of Water and Power, under a long term plan, the country would have an additional generation capacity of 30,948 MW by the year 2022 through Neelum Jhelum, Chashma nuclear, wind, hydel, LNG and Jamshoro Coal power projects.
Around 8,630 MW would be generated under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor projects in the same period.