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January 4, 2022

Thar Block II Power Plant, Pakistan

By Carmen

Thar Block II Power Plant is a 660MW coal fired power project. It is located in Sindh, Pakistan. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 2018.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 660 660 Active Sindh, Pakistan Engro Powergen Thar (Pvt)


The project is developed and owned by Engro Powergen Thar (Pvt).

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The fuel is procured from Thar Block II.

The project cost is $1,100m.

Development Status

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The project got commissioned in July 2018.

Power Purchase Agreement

National Transmission & Despatch is the power offtaker from the project.

Contractors Involved

China Machinery Engineering was selected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the Thar Block II Power Plant (Thar Block II Power Plant Phase I Unit I).

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the Thar Block II Power Plant (Thar Block II Power Plant Phase I Unit II).


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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