PM Orders Completion Of LNG Power Projects On Fast Track Basis

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed that all LNG power projects must be completed on fast track basis so that generation of cheaper electricity is made possible.

The Prime Minister was talking to Federal Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbassi in Islamabad who briefed the pm on different energy projects.

The Federal Minister informed the Prime Minister that all arrangements are in place to ensure provision of gas to Guddo and Nandipur power projects next year.

He said Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited and Sui Southern Gas Company Limited are heavily investing in the up-gradation of transmission and distribution network across the country.

The Minister further said that work on various gas related projects including setting up of LNG terminals and gas pipelines to meet energy needs of the country is vigorously pursued.

The Prime Minister directed to ensure transparency in the execution of all projects and strictly adhere to governing laws, in this regard.