Two power plants of 1,130 Megawatt (MW) is to be constructed on the bank of river Bhairab at Khalishpur industrial belt in Khulna, Bangladesh. One power plant with the capacity of producing 800MW electricity would set up inside Khulna News Print Mills on 50 acres. The other one, capable of producing 330MW electricity, would set up in Goalpara Power House area on 10 acres. Construction works of the power plants will start from February 2017. China will finance Tk 20.14 billion for the project, while the remaining amount of Tk 12.40 billion will be funded by PDB.
thefinancialexpress-bd.com 09 Jan, 2017