Karachi Waste-to-Energy Plant is a 250MW biopower project. It is planned in Sindh, Pakistan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the announced stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2026 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by Engro Energy and K-Electric. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.

Refuse which is a kind of municipal solid waste will be used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2026. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.

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About K-Electric

K-Electric Ltd (KE) is a vertically integrated electric utility. It generates, procures, transmits, and distributes electricity. The company produces power using coal, gas and fuel sources; and has power purchase agreements from various independent power producers, the Karachi Nuclear Power Plant, Independent Power Producers (IPPs), and Central Power Purchasing Agency (Guarantee) Limited. K-Electric also provides energy conservation and energy efficiency services such as energy conservation awareness campaigns, energy audits, and power factor improvement. It supplies electricity to industrial, commercial, government, agricultural and residential customers in Sindh and Balochistan provinces. K-Electric is headquartered in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.

This content was updated on 4 January 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.