Thar Coal Block-II mine & power projects complete 1st year of successful operations

KARACHI:  Engro Powergen Thar (Private) Limited (EPTL) – a majority owned Company of Engro Energy – and Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) – a joint venture  of the Government of Sindh and Engro Energy with other corporate partners – have successfully completed one full year of commercial operations of… Continue reading

SECMC, IUCN launches first ever Fauna-Flora survey of Tharparkar

KARACHI: Aiming at long-term biodiversity conservation in an ecologically rich region of Thar, the Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) through Thar Foundation and Pakistan’s top environmental body International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has launched a first ever survey of the fauna and flora of Tharparkar. The survey… Continue reading

SECMC Achieves Financial Close of Phase II of Mining and Power Projects in Thar Block-2

Karachi: The Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) has achieved a historic milestone by completing the financial close of Phase II of Mining and Power Projects in Thar Block II. SECMC is a joint venture company with the Govern­ment of Sindh, Engro Power­gen, Thal Limited (House of Habib), Hub Power… Continue reading

Thar Foundation organizes Science Festival in Tharparkar

Karachi: Continuing the mission to make quality education accessible for all, the Thar Foundation in collaboration with Pakistan Space Science Education Centre organized a science festival in New Senhri Dars, Jeewan Das campus, some 70 kilometers away from Mithi. Thar’s 1st Maker & Science Expo is the culmination of a… Continue reading

Thar Foundation focuses on Vulture Conservation in Thar

ISLAMABAD: Thar Foundation – the CSR arm of Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) – & International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) along with Baahn Beli, showcased their conservation efforts in Tharparkar at the Asian Regional Forum on Conservation held earlier today in Islamabad. The 3-day event which is… Continue reading

MoU signed to establish NED Campus in Thar SECMC, NED and TCF inks an MoU

KARACHI: In pursuance of the announcement by the Government of Sindh, a NED University campus under the name of Thar Institute of Engineering, Sciences and Technology (TIEST) is being setup in Islamkot, Tharparkar, which will start its Bachelors of Computer Science program from this year.  In this regard, a Memorandum… Continue reading

Thar Foundation to donate 100k saplings to Sindh Forest Dept. under Thar Million Tree Program

KARACHI: In a major push for increasing green cover, Thar Foundation – the CSR front for Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) & Engro Powergen Thar Limited (EPTL) – has announced a collaboration with the Sindh Forest Department for plantation of 100,000 saplings across the province. In this connection, a memorandum… Continue reading

Thar coal mining and power projects declare Commercial Operations Date (COD)

KARACHI: Engro Powergen Thar (Private) Limited (EPTL) – a majority owned Company of Engro Energy – and Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) – a joint venture  of Engro Energy with the Government of Sindh and other corporate partners – have successfully declared the Commercial Operations Date (COD) of the… Continue reading

Engro successfully synchronizes the 330MW power plant on Thar Coal

KARACHI: Engro Powergen Thar (EPTL) has announced that electricity from the first unit was successfully pumped into the system, realizing the nation’s dream of producing electricity through Thar coal.[the_ad id=”31605″]EPTL – the majority owned company of Engro Energy Limited, tested and energized the first unit of 330MW of the combined… Continue reading

Ahsan Zafar Syed appointed Chief Executive Officer of Engro Energy

Karachi: Engro Corporation announced the appointment of Ahsan Zafar Syed as the Chief Executive Officer of Engro Energy Limited (EEL) – a wholly owned subsidiary of Engro Corporation Limited (ECORP). Engro Energy is the flagship entity of the group that operates in the energy vertical with 03 distinct pillars namely… Continue reading