China Power Hub Generation Company (Pvt.) Limited (CPHGC), a joint venture of China Power International Holding Limited and Hub Power Company Limited (Hubco) planned to set up 2*660 MW coal fired units at Hub, Balochistan. In November 2014, the Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB) gave approval and construction work began in 2016. The power plant at hub, with an estimated cost of $ 1912.2 million completed on August 14, 2019, is currently operational. Total 749 locals were employed under this project.