Tag: Sindh

Sindh government announced tariff-based auction for solar power project

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Sindh government has announced its intention to launch a tariff-based auction to develop a 50-megawatt solar power project in the province. It will be the first project to implement the decision of National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) on March 3, 2017, to enable tariff-based auctions for solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects, substituting open tariff […]…Read More

Sindh govt installing surveillance cameras to fight crime

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The provincial government would introduce 10,000 surveillance cameras at various areas of Karachi under the safe city project to battle criminal exercises in the city said special Assistant to Sindh Chief Minister for Information Science and Technology Dr. Sikandar Ali Shoro. Dr. Sikandar Ali Shoro has said this while delivering his speech as a chief […]…Read More

6 billion rupees allocated to convert 2500 schools of Sindh to solar energy

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In Sindh, 2500 schools shifted on solar energy and Infrastructure of 4000 schools will also be developed by giving basic facilities including compound walls, teacher rooms, drinking water, and electricity. Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has given 6 billion rupees for the project. The officials of education department informed that work to giving […]…Read More

Role of Sindh Irrigation department in the development of Thar Coal Power Project

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article image Thar Coal Energy Project is underway and holds a crucial position in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). As a matter of fact, when the country starves for the energy it needs to run the economy, Thar Coal is the most feasible and viable source to power generation. It can go a long way to meet the […]…Read More

Sindh Province’s Soil Fertility Atlas Study Report launched by the US

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Dr. Yusuf Zafar, Chairman Pakistan Agricultural Research Council has graced the inauguration of “Sindh Province’s Soil Fertility Atlas Study Report” accompanied by Grace Shelton who is the US Consul. This joint venture is the part of a collaboration with Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Ministry of National Food Security and […]…Read More

Sindh Environment Protection Agency acts against violators

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Sindh Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) sealed 17 factories for violation of environmental laws. Among those 17 factories, the 7 are in Karachi “The one who violates the law and found polluting or damaging Sindh economy will be punished,” said Director General Baqaullah Unnar of SEPA. SEPA DG Unnar taken charge 2 1/2 months ago said […]…Read More

12 scholars from Sindh set to leave for UK

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article image KARACHI: As much as twelve candidates from across Sindh collected their certificates and prizes during the pre-departure orientation of the Chevening programme held at British Deputy High Commission office. The scholars, who have been selected for the programme that is fully funded by the United Kingdom (UK) government, will be leaving to pursue degrees in master’s programmes in their respective fields. Shanzae Asif, who is the only…Read More

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Climate change, heat wave get severe in Sindh

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STAFF REPORT ISB: As the searing heat wave persisted in the interior Sindh for the last few days, it brought a sharp increase in diarrhoea and sunstroke patients across the province coupled with severe water shortage across the region.Pakistan is facing an imminent threat from climate change and is on its way to become one of the most water stressed countries in the world a few years down the road.While there is no clear-cut solution to the issue we are facing with extreme weather, people can…Read More