Tag: electricity

ABAD, Jang Group construction sector expo for CPEC begins today

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: A three-day expo about the construction sector will start at Pak-China Centre here from Friday (today) under the auspices of the Associatio...

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...

Dairy products’ revenue falls to $1.04 million in three years

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

The revenue earned through export of dairy products has fallen from $28.37 million to $1.04 million in last three years of the present government whil...

Bhikki plant to generate 385-MW power

PAR Feb 15, 2017 0

Pakistan is the first country in the region to utilize this record-setting technology at Bhikki Power Plant having capacity to generate 385MW to power...

Beijing to help Pakistan tackle water crisis for good

PAR Feb 13, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: In a major development, China has formally decided to wriggle Pakistan out of water crisis for good. To this effect, Beijing has sent two b...

5000 MW CPEC Early Harvest Projects to be completed next year

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

Under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), twelve early harvest energy generation projects including Sahiwal coal fired project, Port Qasim power...

Centre directed to file comments in petition on CPEC

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: A Peshawar High Court bench on Wednesday directed the federal government to positively file comments till March 2 in a writ petition filed b...

Early Harvest Energy Projects Under CPEC To Be Completed Next Year

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), 12 early harvest energy generation projects including Sahiwal coal fired project, Port Qasim...

PM asked to resolve issue of high cost of business

PAR Feb 6, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) on Saturday appealed to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to solve the issue of high cost of doing busine...

Growth rate of POL’s total sales stands at 9.0 percent on YoY basis

PAR Feb 3, 2017 0

Total energy sales for Petroleum Oil and Lubricant (POL) clocked-in at 2.05 million tons during January 2017, down 2.0 per cent on month-on-month basi...

6,500 MW to be added in national grid by October this year

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

Focusing on providing cheap and abundant electricity across the country, the government has ensured multiple power projects especially as part of th...

First coal freight train leaves for Sahiwal power plant

PAR Jan 30, 2017 0

The first coal freight train of Pakistan Railways departed from Karachi to coal terminal of Sahiwal Coal-fired Power Plant on Sunday. According to an...

NTDC working towards depriving KE of 650 megawatts

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

Disappointed with the silence of Ministry of Water and Power, National Transmission and Despatch Company (NTDC) has sought help from National Electric...

CPEC is a mega economic project for Sindh and other provinces: Murad Ali Shah

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

HYDERABAD: Sindh Chief Minister, Syed Murad Ali Shah, has termed the CPEC a mega economic development project of the country which would also be benef...