The Karot Hydropower Project is an under construction run-of-river concrete-core rockfill gravity dam in Pakistan
with an installed capacity of 720 MW that is being developed as part of the $46 billion China–Pakistan Economic Corridor, and is expected to be completed in 2020.
The Karot project is being developed by Karot Power Company comprising Three Gorges South Asia Investment Limited, a subsidiary of China Three Gorges Corporation, China-CTGC and Associated Technologies of Pakistan. It is the first hydropower project financed by China’s Silk Road Project.
Credit : Developing Pakistan
Most Benefits of Karot Power:
Powering a stronger Future for the Region and its individuals:
The Project provides the region the chance to get its own electricity from a clean natural supply. The Karot Hydropower Project is vital to the region’s future. “Energy powers several aspects of human life, from lightweight bulbs to refrigerators, cell phones to computers, and houses to hospitals. It affects all aspects of development – social, economic and environmental – together with livelihoods, access to water, agricultural productivity, health, population levels, education, and gender connected problems. while not access to trendy energy, countries ar unable to sustain economic process. This region has been anticipating a protracted time for hydropower. now’s the time to form this energy a reality.