Tag: power generation

Governor Sindh, NA Deputy Speaker discuss budget, CPEC

PAR Jun 6, 2017 0

Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair, Wednesday, discussed matters related to federal budget 2017-18, and on-going development projects in the country inclu...

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...

Government races to tap virgin coal fields to meet energy crunch

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

A line of trucks weaves in and out of the open coal pit that has been dug in the Thar Desert. Below the massive hole lies one of the world's largest c...

Chinese industrial association proposes sister economic zone in Sindh

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: A 20-member delegation of Chinese companies on a visit to Pakistan looked into the opportunities to develop a sister economic zone in Sindh....

Chinese keen to launch industrial park, power plants in Pakistan

PAR Feb 16, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD - The Chinese investors are keen to set up industrial park, power generation plants and joint ventures in many sectors in Pakistan as they c...

Chinese companies sign MoUs with Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (RCCI)

PAR Feb 15, 2017 0

RAWALPINDI: The Rawlpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) on Tuesday signed three Memorandums of Under­standing (MoU) with Chinese companies f...

Business NEPRA to slash per unit power costs by Rs. 2.21

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has decided to reduce the per unit power costs by Rs. 2.21, The power regulatory auth...

KP realigns its development plans with CPEC, establishment of oil refinery and cement plant ordered

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

Chief Minister KP orders establishment of ancillary facilities to enhance the state's capacity to support CPEC projects. Facilities to include hydel...

CPEC to ensure progress and prosperity in Sindh

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

Intellectuals around the world are exploring the impact of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in areas of cooperation. Panelists at a seminar on...

Tarbela dam: power generation reaches its lowest point

PAR Jan 12, 2017 0

Eleven power generation units of Tarbela dam has been shut down due to low water level in the lake and power production capacity has reached at its lo...

Experts for promoting integrated long-term energy planning

PAR 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...

POL sales grow 23 percent on YoY, 1.8 percent on MoM basis in December

PAR Jan 5, 2017 0

POL sales for the month of December 2016 clocked-in at two million tons, reflecting a growth of 23 percent on year-on-year basis and 1.8 percent on mo...

Gas allocated to power generation co cannot be utilised

PAR Jan 3, 2017 0

While the country faces gas and electricity load shedding, the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet was informed that 44 MMCFD alloca...

CCI all set to approve amendments in Nepra law

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

The Council of Common Interests (CCI) is all set to approve amendments in the ''Nepra Act 1997'' aimed at establishing electricity market trading, de-...

Government should adopt renewable energy sources

PAR Dec 10, 2016 0

President of Multan Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Khawaja Jalaluddin Roomi said that government should not ignore the matchless potential of ren...