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Renewable and hydel energy projects to overcome energy crisis

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Senator Lt Gen (R) Abdul Qayyum Khan, Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Defense Productions consented that it’s better to have high prices of energy in Pakistan than no energy at all. The senator added while addressing business leaders at the Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce & Industries (FPCCI) that all efforts are lined up […]…Read More

Pakistan to consider energy efficiency schemes from Japan

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National Productivity Organization (NPO) and Ministry of Industries & Production are working together for productive & competitive Pakistan. NPO is also connected to Asian Productivity Organization (APO) a representative organization of around 20 countries committed to quality & productivity improvement in Tokyo, Japan. NPO in 2005 has launched Green Productivity campaign (Energy Efficiency) in association […]…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

Environmental protection demands renewable energy resources

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Pakistan Engineering Congress (PEC) to mark World Environment Protection Day has organized a seminar in which the speakers said that Industrial revolution, deforestation, use of oils, coal and natural gas have a serious influence on global warming. The speakers warned that people in Pakistan should worry more about catastrophic climate change than terrorism. Chaudhry Ghulam […]…Read More

National Textile University designed a low energy consumption machine

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NTU: National Textile University (NTU), Faisalabad has developed a machine with a new innovative heating and dying system that enable it to utilize approximately 20 to 30 percent less energy due to the introduction of a new innovative heating and dying system. The experts of the NTU Dr. Yasir Nawab and Muhammad Ayub Asghar after […]…Read More

France provides 100 million euros (11.5 billion PKR) soft loan for the sustainable energy sector reform program

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article image On June 21st, 2017, Mr. Tariq Mahmood PASHA, Secretary of Economic Affairs Division (EAD), Mr. René CONSOLO, Chargé d’Affaire a.i., Embassy of France, and Mr. Jacky AMPROU, Country Director of the French Agency for Development (AFD), signed the €100 million Credit Facility Agreement (CFA) for the Sustainable Energy Sector Reform Program. The Asian Development Bank […]…Read More

ADB and AFD committed to supporting Pakistan in energy crisis

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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Agency Francaise de Development (AFD) has approved over $400 million in loans to support Pakistan’s efforts to offer a more reliable and secure energy sector. ADB aid of $300 million, the third such loan under the Sustainable Energy Sector Reform programme, the bank’s total financing to $1 billion […]…Read More

Modern Energy Management involvement in Hawa wind farm

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Pakistan’s Hawa wind farm with over 1 GW of wind capacity scheduled to be built in the country by 2018. Modern Energy Management will provide project management services for Hawa wind farm. Management (MEM) is engaged to provide project management services during construction of the 50-MW Hawa wind farm in the Sindh Valley, Pakistan. Management […]…Read More

Pakistan holds capacity to generate electricity from solar energy

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Pakistan has the capacity to produce 2.324 million megawatts (MW) electricity annually through solar energy and Photovoltaic (PV) system. Pakistan can generate more electricity from solar energy than other countries of the world including India, Germany, Spain, and China due to its geographic location. Researcher has said in his report that Pakistan can produce one-third […]…Read More