Along with the Karot
hydropower project, the CPEC also included Chinese construction of the world's largest solar plant in Punjab Province.
hydropower project would have a reservoir storage capacity of 164 million cubic meter.
These are 1,200MW Kohala hydropower project and 700MW Karot
The hydropower station is located in the Karot
area of Punjab province and is the fourth level of the Jhelum River Cascade Hydropower Project.
Hydropower Project, executed by Karot
Power Company (Pvt) Limited, has been listed as one of the prioritized projects under the CPEC.
The president said that under the auspices of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor two major hydropower projects - Kohala and Karot
, an expressway and a special economic zone at Mirpur would be established which would be instrumental in the economic development and prosperity of AJK.
These include: *870 MW Sukki- Kinari project, *720 MW Karot
project, *1,100 MW Kohala project.
These include two mega hydropower generation projects in Karot
and Kohala, the construction of the Mansehra-Mirpur Expressway and an industrial zone in Mirpur, he said.
These included Karot
Hydropower project (720 MW), Kohala Hydropower Project (1124 MW), an Industrial Zone in Mirpur and an Expressway from Mansehra to Mirpur.
-- A very graceful ceremony on the River Closure was held for 720MW Karot
Hydropower Project at the site of Karot
In Pakistan, it is working on Karot
Hydropower station in the Kashmir region in cooperation with the International Finance Corporation (IFC).