STAFF REPORT IBD: Under the Clean Energy Initiative, an on-grid solar power generation systems of 178 KW each is being installed under Grant-Aid from the Government of Japan at Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) and another at the Planning Commission.
“The project has gone into implementation and civil work is in progress while the panels have been erected,” an official of the PEC told the media.
He said that this project is first of its kind in the country, as the excess electricity will be delivered to the national grid under the Feed-In-Tariff regime.
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This project would set a precedence as a role model for defining procedures and strategy at the national level for on-grid solar power generation, he said adding it will prove an effective measure to overcome the energy shortage, emphasizing on solar power.