Zorlu to invest in renewable energy projects

Islamabad: Federal Minister for Water and Power, Khawaja Mohammad Asif has said that Government welcomes renewable energy projects and has enforced polices which are investment in these projects.

“Pakistan offers good opportunities of investment in the renewable energy as the country is blessed with vast natural resources.”

Minister for Water and power was talking to a delegation of Zurlo Energy Pvt Limited, the largest Solar company in Turkey led by Ibrahim Sinan, General Manager of the, which called on him here today .

It was apprised that the Zurlu Enerjy Pvt Limited has completed the 56.4MW in Wind Power Plants in 2013,and is interested to make investment in 200 MW of solar power and 100 MW Wind power projects in the country.

The Minister said that all possible assistance would be extended for the facilitation of foreign investors in the country, particularly in the energy sectors. He also lauded the role of the Turkish government in the infrastructure development in Pakistan .

Other senior officials of the Ministry of Water and Power were also present in the meeting.