Tag: energy

Energy experts laud formulation of Pakistan’s first National Water Policy, Urgency in implementation stressed

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PR:  Applauding the unanimous approval of Pakistan’s first National Water Policy by all the four provinces, the energy experts participating in a roundtable advised on expediting the process of policy’s implementation by relying on country’s own resources instead of wasting time in seeking help from other countries and international institutions. The recommendation was made in a […]…Read More

Energy firm in Pakistan secures $600k for off-grid solar

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article image By the end of 2018, about 10,000 poor homes of Pakistan will have access to the solar power. To scale up the operations and extend distribution of smart solar home systems across the country EcoEnergy has secured a $600,000 (£427,364) investment. It will purchase BBOXX’s Pulse programming, a cloud-based stage that empowers distributed business to […]…Read More

Shell brings thought leaders together to discuss solutions to future energy challenges in Asia

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PR: Society faces a dual challenge: how to make a transition to a low-carbon energy future to manage the risks of climate change, while also extending the economic and social benefits of energy to everyone on the planet. In Asia, where urbanisation, living standards and population growth continue to increase, energy demand is higher than ever […]…Read More

Biofuel: A Source to Overcome Energy Crisis

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article image Biofuels are fuels derived from biomass through various chemical and biological processes. Common biofuel types include bioethanol, biogas, biodiesel and syngas. Depending upon the feedstock and conversion technology used for synthesis of biofuel, it can be differentiate into first generation (produced directly from food crops), second generation (derived from feedstock), third generation biofuel (derived from […]…Read More

Bagasse – An Answer To Pakistan’s Declining Economy And Energy Crisis

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article image Sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum) is a perennial crop that is cultivated around the world mainly for sugar production. Pakistan, at present, ranks at 5th position in terms of total area production of sugarcane. Although there are several by-products obtained from sugar extraction, our focus here would be on “Bagasse”, an often neglected and mishandled by-product that […]…Read More

Govt announced open tariffs for Solar energy

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Government has announced that it has scrapped the upfront tariff mechanism for projects based on domestic renewable energy resources and through competitive bidding will award power generation contracts. Government would not be bound to buy power from sustainable power source projects with forthright tax or past courses of action and they would need to win […]…Read More

Pakistan, Belarus signed MoU to establish center of renewable energy

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A memorandum of understanding (MoU) will sign between Pakistan and Belarus for establishing a center of excellence of renewable energy in Pakistan. Belarus Ambassador Andre Ermolovich and National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) Executive Director Zulfiqar Ahmad Cheema have decided in a meeting to have this MoU. During the meeting, they have discussed enhancing […]…Read More