Pakistan works on Wind Power Generation project with US
Pakistan and United States have signed a 150-megawatt wind power generation project on Sunday, Dunya News reported. The project will be set in the coastal areas of Sindh and will be completed at a cost of Rs.32 billion.
The agreement was signed by US special Envoy for Pakistan and Afghanistan, Richard Holbrooke and Secretary Water and Power Javed Iqbal in Islamabad. The project will help Pakistan save $45 million per year in fuel cost. Holbrooke said that electricity shortfall was a big problem in Pakistan and Afghanistan and America wanted to help Pakistan solve this issue.