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PEC claims 1,000MW can be saved thru efficient steps

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Pakistan Engineering Council has claimed that 1,000 megawatts can be saved though efficient measures and the government has undertaken steps to mitigate the energy crisis with policy making as its first priority. PEC chief Javed Salim Qureshi said this in his address to the 36th annual convention and annual general meeting of the Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Pakistan held recently. He said that the Power Policy 2015 aimed at offering…Read More

PEC claims 1,000MW can be saved thru efficient steps

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Pakistan Engineering Council has claimed that 1,000 megawatts can be saved though efficient measures and the government has undertaken steps to mitigate the energy crisis with policy making as its first priority. PEC chief Javed Salim Qureshi said this in his address to the 36th annual convention and annual general meeting of the Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Pakistan held recently. He said that the Power Policy 2015 aimed at offering better…Read More

Efficient, safe transport system key to development: Experts

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article image ISLAMABAD: Experts at a national conference have unanimously agreed that the provision of a decent, efficient, safe and affordable public transport system is a key to development and can have a positive effect on the people’s life and the emissions particularly GHG can be cut down significantly if vehicle technology is upgraded according to the set policy. The two-day conference titled "Paving the Way for Sustainable Transport in Pakistan" has recently been held in…Read More

MoIT nearing to become energy efficient by employing SES

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The energy efficient buildings are one of the important practices of developed world for energy conservation and management. The Ministry of Information Technology (MoIT) and Telecommunication are all set to become energy-efficient by developing a self-managing energy system (SES). According to the sources, the SES will be capable of streamlining energy processes and conserving it at large. The individual energy footprint of the Ministry will be subsequently reduced hence;…Read More

MoIT nearing to become energy efficient by employing EMS

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The energy efficient buildings are one of the important practices of developed world for energy conservation and management. The Ministry of Information Technology (MoIT) and Telecommunication is all set to become energy efficient by developing a self-managing energy system (SES). According to the sources, the SES will be capable of streamlining energy processes and conserving it at large. The individual energy footprint of the Ministry will be subsequently reduced hence…Read More

Mulching-an efficient way to boost Rosa centifolia yield

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article image Rosa centifolia is a nontraditional high value crop in Pakistan. Its demand and area is increasing every year because it can produce flowers throughout the year including summer season and used for extraction of essential oil, making rose water, jam and eye drops. The increasing demand has built pressure on farmers and researches to find new ways for increasing its good quality yield. Previously work has done in the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan, to develop a protocol…Read More

Having energy efficient system

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We have little doubt that history will look back on the 21st century’s going green-climate change movement as largely a fraud. Constant bombardment of stories about sea levels rising, global warming melting the ice caps and carbon-based fuels destroying the environment is now a common feature. Regular urbanization, deforestation, evaporation of agriculture lands and industrialization are all human activities that are contributing towards environment degradation and climate change. However,…Read More

Biological nitrification inhibition-an efficient approach

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article image Nitrogen (N) is an essential element, needed by plants in highest quantity followed by carbon. It is crucial for the synthesis of proteins, DNA, RNA, chlorophyll, vitamins, plant hormones and many other biomolecules. Almost 20-50 g of nitrogen is taken up by the plant to synthesize 1 kg of dry matter thus crop yield is highly dependent on nitrogen supply. Annually 88 Mt of nitrogen fertilizer is utilized by agriculture sector. Agriculture sector is the main contributor towards the global…Read More

Jul Bujh – Making Legacy Water Heaters Eco Friendly & Efficient

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article image Not long ago, we were all introduced to the Gas Eating Monsters called "Water Heaters". No doubt, it helped us great deal in heating the water for our daily life use, especially in the winters when one doesn't have the strength to touch the cold water. But along with that, there was a great factor of efficiency lagging which is not what the world wants today. It burnt gas even when we didn't need it to. Seeing this situation, a Pakistani, Zia Imran along with his team, stood up…Read More

Pakistan ranked least efficient state in ADB index

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan on international ranking has been ranked the second least-efficient country on the Economist Intelligence Units Creative Productivity Index. Among the 24 Asian economies covered, Pakistan is ranked 23rd when it comes to measuring efficiency in converting inputs to outputs, says the index compiled by the ADB. The Pakistan’s ranking has been determined with ix key elements particularly human capital, infrastructure, competition, firm dynamics, financial…Read More