KARACHI: K-Electric has been unable to fix Bin Qasim Power Station-II as the required crucial spare part for its mending, weighing 41 tonnes, arrived here from Holland on Wednesday (today), ARY News reported. A spokesperson of the power utility has said that the plant repairing will be completed by May 20. KE has forwarded a request to the federal government to provide extra 150MW of electricity until the fault is repaired completely. After the issues of shortage of gas and furnace oil, KE has now come up with a new…
Bin Qasim Power Plant
KARACHI: A large part of localities plunged into darkness on Tuesday night as a major fault occurred at Bin Qasim power plant of city's electricity utility K-Electric (KE) here, ARY News reported. According to KE, the massive power outage in the city was caused when a unit of Bin Qasim Power Plant tripped on Tuesday. Power distribution in five districts of the city adversely affected as result of the tripping, causing power outage for hours adding to the misery of the citizens in suffocating summer nights. The power…
KARACHI: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has directed to make Bin Qasim Power project operational providing electricity to national grid by 31 December 2017.
KARACHI: As power began to restore in parts of Karachi after a major electricity breakdown on Tuesday, the city underwent another mild breakdown that plunged large number of areas into darkness on Wednesday night, thus also leading to disruption in water supply, ARY News reported.