Day: July 13, 2017

Ogra to increase 1 million gas connections on Govt’s recommendation

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Recommendation for increasing number of new domestic gas connections to 1 million per year is from the National Assembly Standing Committee on Petroleum and Natural Resources and Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra). Domestic connections will be enhanced to 100 connections in new localities said MNA Chaudhry Bilal Ahmad Virk, chairman of the committee. The […]…Read More

Collaboration of OGDCL & Gazprom for development and exploration of oil & gas

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A memorandum of understanding was signed between Oil and Gas Company Limited (OGDCL) and Gazprom International Russia for cooperation. The agreement was signed for using the latest technology in oil and gas exploration and development said, officials. Chief executive officers of both companies represented their companies. Russian delegation had paid a visit to Pakistan framework […]…Read More

Chinese invited for JVs in energy sector

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Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Resources requested Chinese companies to explore investment opportunities in the energy sector in Pakistan. Five-time growth in demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) that is 30 MTPA (million tons per annum) expected within next five years. “Under the government to government sectoral framework agreements petroleum of Pakistan […]…Read More

Pakistan’s capacity for solar generated electricity or solar-based energy than India

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Pakistan holds the annual capacity to generate 2.324 million megawatts (MW) of through solar energy and Photovoltaic (PV) system. Pakistan id ideal because of geographic location to produce solar-based energy than Germany, Spain, and China including India. Pakistan has a capacity to generate 1,920 kilowatts per meter squared per hour (kWh/m2) electricity from sunlight. Pakistan […]…Read More

China financed $115 million in wind power plant Pakistan

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China supporting Pakistan to build a wind power plant at Southern port Karachi. HydroChina Investment Corporation has invested $115 million in the plant. Another plant that is Dawood wind power plant can generate about 130 million kw/h electricity in a year fulfilling the needs of approximately 100,000 families in locality situated at 60 kilometers east […]…Read More

Telenor committed for GSMA’s Connected Women

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Telenor Pakistan is committed to increasing women’s share in its customers in mobile services. Telenor Pakistan has committed to increasing the proportion of women in its subscriber with a vision to empower societies and endorsement of the GSMA’s Connected Women Initiative in the year 2020. Telenor in its two-pronged states increase the proportion of women […]…Read More