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PPIB approves time frames for Thar coal power projects

PAR Jun 8, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB), while keeping in view coal supply from Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company, has approved tim...

‘Pakistan can gain from Poland ties’

PAR Apr 26, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain said that Pakistan should benefit from the expertise of Poland in the sectors of industry and technology. Speakin...

Thermal coal prices rise on export disruption in Australia

PAR Apr 4, 2017 0

LONDON: Australian thermal coal prices rose to a four-month high on Monday driven by a disruption to exports from Australia. In the physical market,...

Ministry seeks up to 20% tariff cut for Thar coal projects

PAR Mar 27, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Water and Power has requested, in a letter to the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra), up to 20% reduction...

Thar coal cheapest solution to tame energy crisis

PAR Mar 23, 2017 0

Thar coal is the cheapest solution to tame energy crisis which continue to compromise significant of the GDP while consensus on Kalabagh Dam is a matt...

System will be able to transport 30000 megawatts power by end-2018: NTDC

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

The country's power transmission system will be able to transport 30,000 Megawatts (MW) of electricity by the end of the 2018. This was stated by the...

CPEC to help set up transmission lines in Pakistan

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

China will help Pakistan to set up direct current high-voltage transmission lines along with the route of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Ac...

Groundbreaking of 1,320MW power plant in Hub today

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

Karachi: The groundbreaking of 1,320 MW coal fired power plant in Hub, Balochistan will take place today (Tuesday). The project is being constructed b...

PMDC produces 1.59 megatonne coal in three years

PAR Mar 20, 2017 0

The Pakistan Mineral Development Corporation (PMDC) has produced around 4.07 megatonne salt and 1.59 megatonne coal from its mines operating in differ...

Construction starts at Thar coal site

PAR Mar 14, 2017 0

The drilling and construction work has started in second largest point block-I of Thar Coal area under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Of...

Cement manufacturer eyes new opportunities with CPEC

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

Maple Leaf Cement Factory Limited was incorporated in 1960 with the capacity to produce 300,000 tonnes of clinker per annum. The company came to be li...

MoW&P asked to submit report about Wapda dues against Sindh government

PAR Mar 1, 2017 0

The National Assembly Standing Committee on Government Assurances ordered the Ministry of Water and Power (MoW&P) to submit its report about the o...

Transmission line: Nepra cited by ECC without concurrence

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has allegedly cited National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) without its concurrence...

With smart energy system, Sky Electric looks upwards

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: At a time when emphasis is being laid around the globe on tapping renewable and clean energy resources to satisfy growing demand, Pakistan...

KP-OGCL, Hong Kong firm sign MoU

PAR Feb 27, 2017 0

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Oil and Gas Company Ltd (KP-OGCL), an independent company owned by the KP government and Heritage Resources Ltd, a company incorpor...