Newly-installed power generation plant ‘Kushiyara Power Company’ has started supplying 110 megawatt (MW) electricity to the national grid on experimental basis.
Official sources said the company has been generating electricity and supplying the same for the last three weeks.
Chief Engineer of Power Development Board (PDB-Sylhet) Ratan Kumar Biswas said the national grid is now getting 110 MW power from the plant.
Supply capacity of the plant would be raised later, he informed.
According to him, the power plants in Sylhet region currently generate a total of 1200 MW, which is being supplied to the national grid.