Hub Coal Fired Power Plant is a 1,320MW coal fired power project. It is located in Balochistan, Pakistan. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in August 2019.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,320 1,320 Active Balochistan, Pakistan China Power Hub Generation


The project was developed by China Power Hub Generation and is currently owned by China Power International Development with a stake of 74%.

It is a steam turbine power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is lignite / sub bituminous. In case of shortage of lignite / sub bituminous the plant can also run on Light Fuel Oil / High Speed Diesel.

The project generated 9,000,000MWh of electricity. The project cost is $1,912.2m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in August 2019.

Contractors Involved

Northwest Electric Power Design Institute and Tianjin Electric Power Construction were selected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company provided 2 steam turbines, each with 660MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the project.


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