Highest-ever hydel generation by WAPDA : WAPDA Hydel generation crosses 7500 MW for first time

Tarbela Hydel Power StationSeptember 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.

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MANGLA REFURBISHMENT PROJECT WAPDA AWARDS CONTRACT FOR PROJECT’S PACKAGE-9 OF RS.1.68 BILLION

Mangla Refurbishment

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.

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AJK PM visits WAPDA House; Discusses development schemes under WAPDA projects in AJK

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.

PM AJK

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Tarbela 4th Project Second Unit also resumes operation: Project providing 770 MW electricity to National Grid

T4 PicSeptember 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.

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Establishment of PM - CJ Fund for Diamer Basha and Mohmand Dam

Lahore - September 9, 2018 Establishment of Fund donations for Daimer Basha and Mohmand Dam

Diamer Basha Dam Project: Prequalification bids received for dam’s construction

DBD PicLahore – 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.

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PM Briefed about water situation, water and hydropower projects


Photo10 09 2018
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.

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