Karachi, The Hub Power Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the company as a joint venture partner and Pakistani sponsor of China Power Hub Generation Company Limited provided Security in the form of a standby letter of credit of US $ 150 million in favor of CPHGC expiring on November 23, 2022.
“The Hub Power Company Limited was incorporated in Pakistan on August 1, 1991 as a public limited company. The principal activities of the Company are to develop, own, operate and maintain power stations. The Company owns an oil-fired power station of 1,200 MW in Baluchistan (Hub plant). Narowal Plant is also an RFO-fired, engine based, combined cycle power station, located at Mouza Poong, Narowal in Punjab.
The Company also holds 75% controlling interest in Laraib Energy Limited, which is a run off the river hydel power plant downstream of Mangla Dam in Azad Jammu and Kashmir. The joint-venture with China Power International Holdings (CPIH), a 1320MW imported coal-based power plant, China Power Hub Generation Company Limited (CPHGC) has started its commercial operations providing energy to over 4 million households.
The total numbers of shares are 1,297,154,400. The Earnings per shares of the Company is 7.84 in 2020 which was 6.70 in 2019. Their Profit after Taxation is 10,166,739,000 in 2020 which was 8,036,981,000 in 2019.”