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Independent Power Producers

SC hears case on payments to Independent Power Producers

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Power Omar Ayub Khan informed the Supreme Court on Monday that agreements with independent power producers (IPPs) were made during the tenures of various governments. A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar was hearing the case pertaining to excessive payments made to independent power producers by the government. During the hearing, the Justice Nisar inquired about how the agreements were made. "The government have to pay them whether they generate power…