Karachi February 18 2022: Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) supplied 3.8 million tons of coal to Engro Powergen Thar Limited (EPTL) during the year.
EPTL achieved an availability of 83% with a load factor of 80% and dispatched 4,225 GwH to the national grid during the year.
The Phase II expansion of SECMC’s mine to 7.6 million tons per annum is underway with 71% of the overburden removed from the site. Phase III expansion of the mine to 12.2 million tons per annum has also been approved during the year.
Thar Energy Limited and ThalNova Thar Coal Power plants of 330MW each will run on this expansion.