Official sources told media that the plant will be based on Built Operate and Transfer (BOT) basis.
After installation of the plant, it will meet hundred megawatt power shortages of Karachi and its surrounding areas.
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The plant is expandable up to 250 megawatt and encompasses a new technique which will provide uninterrupted energy by solar system, it has emerged.
Meanwhile, a Lahore-based power generation company announced it intends to supply electricity to Karachi Electric (KE) company.
OurSun Solar Power Limited has sought a licence for its proposed 50MW solar power plant in the Gharo sun corridor of Thatta district, it has emerged.
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OurSun is a Joint Venture between Switzerland’s Meeco Group (clean energy solutions provider) and two Pakistani leading business houses — Orient Power and Multinet, a leading data and voice communication provider.