September 18, 2018: The hydel power stations owned and operated by the Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) generated the highest-ever electricity during the peak hours of the last two days as WAPDA hydel generation crossed 7500 megawatt (MW) mark for the first time in Pakistan.
Lahore – September 17, 2018: The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) today signed a contract worth Rs.1.68 billion with China CMAC Engineering Company for Package-9 of Mangla Refurbishment Project. This Package includes up-gradation of Mangla switchyard.
September 15, 2018: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Raja Muhammad Farooq Haider Khan today visited WAPDA House and had a meeting with WAPDA Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd), wherein he was briefed about the development schemes being implemented in AJK as part of WAPDA projects.
September 14, 2018: The second unit of Tarbela 4th Extension Hydropower Project also resumed operation the other day, as WAPDA engineers managed to lift draft tube gates of the unit. The second unit is generating 300 MW electricity, which is being contributed to the National Grid.
Lahore - September 9, 2018 Establishment of Fund donations for Daimer Basha and Mohmand Dam
Lahore – September 12, 2018: In the wake of Supreme Court’s decision and the Government’s resolve for early commencement and timely completion of Diamer Basha and Mohmand Dams, the Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA), while gearing up its efforts for implementation of the projects, today received pre-qualification bids at WAPDA House from as many as five joint ventures of foreign and local firms through international competitive bidding for construction of main dam and appurtenant structures of Diamer Basha Dam Project.
Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd) today called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and briefed him about water situation in the country and future development of water and hydropower sectors.