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Finland to support Pakistan in sector of renewable energy

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H.E. Rauli Suikannen, Ambassador of Finland said that Finland has expressed interest to collaborate with Pakistan in health, education, clean technology, renewable energy, water management, waste to energy solutions and many other fields while addressing the business community at Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Facilitating regular interactions between the private sectors of Finland and […]…Read More

Pakistan with AIIB formulating master plan for renewable energy

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Sartaj Aziz Deputy Chairman Planning Commission has invited Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) to assist Pakistan in formulating a master plan for renewable energy along with some of their projects. Vice President D.J. Pandian led the delegation to Pakistan. The AIIB delegation included Supee Teravaninthorn, Dong Ik Lee, and Shakil Khan. The delegation assured their […]…Read More

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

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

UNIDO to facilitate Pakistan in employing renewable energy resources

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article image ISLAMABAD: United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) representative, Esam Alqararah, said that Pakistan has a great potential in various diverse fields, especially in the renewable He elaborated that there were a number of localities in Pakistan where residents could easily generate electricity by putting a small turbine in the water flowing in rivers and their tributaries, and they will have no need to get connected with any grid station…Read More

Pak-German renewable energy forum to be launched soon

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Ambassador of Germany Ina Lepel has said that Pakistan-German Renewable Energy Forum (REF) would be launched to help bring together and connect Pakistani-German actors from public and private sectors of REandEE.Speaking at an 5th International Exhibition and Conference Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency, she said the German Development Cooperation has been engaged in renewable energy and energy efficiency (REandEE) since 1962, the very beginnings of Pakistan-German…Read More

Pakistan receives $3b renewable energy investment

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan has received a record $3 billion investment in the renewable energy sector over the past one year as the government seeks to ensure energy security in the country. Pakistan has become a choice destination of investors because of the potential in this sector, robust policy framework, lucrative tariff structures and bankable security documents, said Amjad Ali Awan, CEO Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB). He said the government is taking steps to…Read More

Renewable energy sector attracts billions in investment

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The renewable energy sector has attracted foreign investment of over $3 billion during the last year, indicating investment potential of this sector in the country. "Pakistan has become a choice investment destination for private investors mainly due the potential, a robust policy framework, lucrative tariff structures and bankable security documents," said Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) Chief Executive Officer Amjad Ali Awan while talking to media…Read More

Experts stress to hike renewable energy sector of Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The launch of a renewable energy corporate entity Solar Sigma Limited’ was witnessed in an exclusive ceremony locally held. The company specializes in solar based project management solutions. The speakers on the inaugural ceremony were from diverse backgrounds including experts of renewable energy solutions, solar, wind etc. The participants included renowned resource persons and dignitaries. Nisar Latif, Chief Executive Officer, Solar Sigma Limited…Read More

Importance of apt management of renewable energy projects underlined

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The renewable energy sector in the country often faces severe project management associated risks which are mandatory to be wiped in order to boost the potential of the alternate energy in Pakistan. A seminar on the theme, "Renewable Energy and Power - Managing Project Risk Finance" was held recently. The objective of the event was to identify various management challenges present in renewable energy projects in Pakistan. The event was a productive gathering…Read More