AEDB to initiate e-processing mechanism for net metering applications

Dr Rana Abdul Jabbar Khan, Chief Executive Officer Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) chaired a meeting regarding the introduction of e-processing mechanism for net metering applications aimed at bringing efficiency and reducing application processing time. The meeting was attended by Nepra (The Regulator), DISCOs (Iesco, Lesco, Mepco, Pesco, Tesco, Hesco, Sepco and K-Electric), representatives of […]

Over 20Bn available in KP Hydel Development Fund

White Paper of the KP government on the annual budget 2019-20 has reflected that an amount of over Rs.20Bn is available in the Hydel development fund. The HDF was established in 1992 with an initial allocation of Rs500 million. The fund is governed by an Act and Rules made there-under for running of the fund. […]

Kuwaiti company granted first-ever solar power generation licence for Baluchistan

Enertech Quetta Solar has been granted a generation license by the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA for a 50-MW solar power project to be built on a Build, Own, Operate & Transfer (BOOT) basis in Pishin, Balochistan. This will be the first renewable Independent Power Producer (IPP) project in 22 years to be developed […]

Power equipment for Matiari-Lahore transmission line project shipped to Pakistan

China has expedited its initial work on $1.7 billion worth Matiari-Lahore high-voltage direct current transmission line project. According to sources Fushun Electric Porcelain Manufacturing Company has shipped 30 tons of direct current (DC) 660 kilovolts of Zinc Oxide Lightning Cooler to Pakistan for its grid project. Fushun Electric Porcelain Manufacturing Company participated in the project […]

32 Pakistani companies to participate in Intertexture Shanghai Expo 2019

The largest apparel fabrics and accessories trade fair will take place from 25th – 27th September 2019 in Shanghai, China co-located with Yarn Expo Autumn. 32 Pakistani companies along with Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) will be participating in the expo to show their products to the international market. Out of the 25 years […]