Its 1,292 MW plant is located 60 km from Karachi in Hub. The electricity at HUBCO is generated by four 323 megawatt oil-fired units that are supplied by a 78 km long pipeline from Pakistan State Oil.
It consists of four generating units, each unit has capacity of 323 MW gross output, with an oil-fired single re-heat boiler and tandem compound and two cylinder condensing steam turbines directly coupled to a hydrogen cooled generator.
|Hub Power Company Limited|
|Headquarters||Hub, Balochistan, Pakistan|
|Habibullah Khan (Chairman)|
Dawood Hercules (35.48 percent) |
Allied Bank Limited (3.8 percent)
In 1994, HUBCO received a loan agreement of US$ 425 million from the Government of Pakistan via the National Development Finance Corporation. Other 34.9 percent shares were owned by National Power International Holdings B.V and Saudi Arabian company Xenel.
In January 2015, HUBCO announced that it will set up 1,320MW coal-based power plants next to its thermal power station at Hub in Balochistan. The two plants would be initially run on imported coal for which a coal jetty would also be developed.