Tag: power

Ahsan directs authorities to resolve water shortage in Gwadar

Clara Jan 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning, Development and Reform (PD&R) Ahsan Iqbal has instructed relevant authorities to immediately solve the crises of...

Khawaja Asif briefs Senate body about Indus Water Treaty

Clara Jan 18, 2017 0

Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Asif Tuesday said that Pakistan has enough water resources and if these are managed and properly utilised then th...

Claw back mechanism: KE to pass on over Rs 17 billion to consumers

Clara Jan 17, 2017 0

The accumulated amount under claw back mechanism, which K-Electric has to pass on to its consumers, has gone up to over Rs 17 billion. It emerged on M...

Khattak welcomes Danish investment in renewable energy

Clara Jan 16, 2017 0

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has welcomed the transfer of technology for the promotion of agriculture, renewable energy, and inves...

Experts for promoting integrated long-term energy planning

Clara Jan 11, 2017 0

Energy experts in a policy roundtable have urged the government to promote integrated long-term planning in the energy sector and check gaps in the ma...

International moot on water crisis planned

Clara Jan 10, 2017 0

Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Monday informed Senate that the government is planning to convene an international conference on...

Country's once-booming textile industry struggles to bounce back

Clara Jan 9, 2017 0

As Pakistan slowly emerges from a long-term power crisis, its once booming textile sector is scrambling to find its feet - but high energy costs and a...

China To Invest $1.5B In HVDC Transmission Line Between Matiari, Lahore

PAR Jan 5, 2017 0

China would invest US $ 1.5 billion dollar in HVDC (High Voltage, Direct Current) Transmission Line between Matiari and Lahore. According to Radio Pa...

Government mulling amending Nepra law

Clara Dec 29, 2016 0

The government is considering amending National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) Act to ''influence'' tariff determination subsequent to ta...

Prime Minister to inaugurate Chashma nuclear power project today

Clara Dec 28, 2016 0

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif will inaugurate Wednesday Chashma Nuclear Power Project Unit-3 (C-3), which will add 340MW electricity to the nat...

60-paisa increase in KE tariff

Clara Dec 28, 2016 0

National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Tuesday approved a refund of Rs 3.60 per KWh in tariff of power Distribution Companies (Discos...

Government voice commands Nepra to do the needful

Clara Dec 23, 2016 0

Soon after handing over the administrative control of Nepra to the Ministry of Water and Power, Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet...

Jobless Youth Of Balochistan To Be Provided Employment Through CPEC: Senator Yaqoob

PAR Dec 22, 2016 0

Senate Standing Committee on Waterand Power and Senior Vice President, Pakistan Muslim League-N, Senator, Sardar Yaqoob Khan Nasar has said that thous...

Ministry optimistic about smooth gas supply in winter

PAR Oct 17, 2016 0

The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources is optimistic about ensuring smooth supply of gas to Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) stations during upco...

Ministry optimistic about smooth gas supply in winter

PAR Sep 20, 2016 0

The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources is confident that there would be improved supply of natural gas to consumers in the upcoming winter se...