Power ministry allegedly responsible for power sector’s growing circular debt

    Power sector owes Rs 227.3b to PSO PSO maintains uninterrupted supplies to the power plants despite perpetual defaults of payments   The menace of circular...

Nandipur Plant converted to LNG, likely to generate additional 100MW from 1st May

The Nandipur Power Plant has been successfully converted to liquefied natural gas (LNG), as of Saturday, 22 April 2017. The Nandipur Power Plant operational since...

PM orders investigation of Power Distribution Companies

The power distribution companies will come under the scanner as the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has instructed the relevant authorities to conduct a probe...

Finance Ministry resists disbursement of subsidy, despite soaring circular debt

The Ministry of Finance has been claimed to be blocking subsidy payment to energy producers which is a major factor in the soaring circular...

NEPRA to penalize distribution companies for delaying fuel-based tariff relief to consumers

The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) is likely to impose a fine on distribution companies of ex-Wapda for delaying relief in fuel-based tariff...

Govt awards licences to 3 companies for oil, gas exploration

Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi onTuesday, informed the Senate that the government had granted licences to three companies for oil...

Power theft cost amounting to Rs 82b may be recovered from consumers

In order to control the losses of power distribution companies, the government has taken the decision to recover the entire cost of power theft...

LCCI demands shifting of industrial connections to old Sui gas

The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has demanded that  Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited (SNGPL) shift back the industrial connections from temporary RLNG...

World Bank proposes restructuring of DGPC

The World Bank has proposed that Pakistan government turn the Directorate General of Petroleum Concessions (DGPC), currently under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural...

KP to rehabilitate Reshun Hydropower station

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to rehabilitate Reshun Hydropower Station in Chitral. The Pakhtunkhwa Energy Development Organisation spokesman told Radio Pakistan that the...

3582.8 MW electricity added to national grid since 2013

The government, as part of its efforts to increase power generation in the country, has added 3582.8 MWs of electricity to the national grid...

MD SNGPL claims improvement in gas supply to CNG outlets

Managing Director of the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) has claimed that supply of gas to the CNG outlets will be improved in...

FPCCI calls for using solar power for energy security

FPCCI said Sunday that Pakistan is blessed with enormous solar potential and it can generate around three million megawatts of electricity from the solar...

UNIDO organises Biomass Policy Stakeholder workshop

The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) in collaboration the Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) organised a stakeholder workshop pertaining to biomass policy here...

PSO demands Rs 80 bn to ensure zero power outages during, Sehr, Iftar of...

Pakistan State Oil (PSO) has asked the government to immediately release Rs 80 billion to ensure zero electricity load shedding in rural and urban...

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