Latest News for: Karachi energy


Sindh government has rescinded registration of 7,000 NGOs, PA told

The News International 26 Nov 2021
He also said the Sindh government had lately extended financial assistance to 21 NGOs in the province ... Power, gas issues. Sindh Energy Minister Imtiaz Ahmed Shaikh said people in Karachi can no longer afford to pay their electricity bills due to a massive hike in the power tariff during the present government’s rule ... .

Beacon Energy Private Limited is all set to serve premium solar energy solutions in Karachi

Dawn 24 Nov 2021
Leading renewable energy company Beacon Energy (Pvt.) Ltd. is bringing premium solar energy solutions to Pakistan’s largest city, Karachi. After successfully inaugurating sales offices in Lahore and Islamabad, Beacon Energy Limited has opened doors to its new office in Karachi's DHA.

Govt commits cheaper RLNG to Karachi exporters in winter, says Bilwani

Dawn 21 Nov 2021
The export industry has held out an assurance to the Ministry of Energy to buy RLNG at $9 per mmBtu for captive power plants and $6.5 per mmBtu for their boilers, Pakistan Apparel Forum chairman Jawed Bilwani told Dawn on telephone from Karachi ... However, the energy ministry has not issued any official statement on the agreement so far.

No gas supply to Karachi industries: Motiwala

The News International 21 Nov 2021
KARACHI. Renowned businessman and Chairman of Business Memon Group Zubair Motiwala expressed dissatisfaction over gas supply to industries of Karachi. During a discussion in Geo’s programme ‘Naya Pakistan,’ Motiwala said that there is no gas in the port city and no gas pressure in Karachi.

FO rubbishes India claims about seizure of radioactive consignment

Dawn 21 Nov 2021
The Fore­ign Office on Saturday rej­ec­ted Indian claims about the seizure of a potentially radioactive consignment on board a vessel that originated from Karachi, and clarified it contained empty containers that had previously been used for shipping fuel for K-2 and K-3 Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs).

Pak says 'empty' containers seized at Mundra Port earlier used for shipping fuel from China for Karachi nuclear power plants

The Times of India 18 Nov 2021
It also said that both K-2 and K-3 nuclear power plants in Karachi and the fuel used in these plants are under the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) safeguards ... The seized hazardous cargo containers were en route from Karachi in Pakistan to Shanghai in China, and the containers were not destined for Mundra Port.

Sindh’s reservations on 2017 census still unaddressed: Shah

The Wire 17 Nov 2021
ISLAMABAD ... The hearing was conducted by accountability judge Asghar Ali ... Shah claimed the end of the incumbent government is near as the “winds blowing in Islamabad can also be felt in Karachi.”. Shah is facing charges of misusing the power in the disbursement of funds for energy-related projects in Sindh, according to the reference filed by NAB ... ....

Tackling climate change

Dawn 16 Nov 2021
ACCORDING to the Global Climate Risk Index 2020, Pakistan is the fifth most vulnerable country ... A top oil exporter has recently pledged to reach net zero by 2060 ... Such states alone would not succeed in bringing about any considerable change even if they rapidly shift to renewable energy ... For instance, Karachi suffers regardless of the season ... .

Pakistan to host Int'l expo on Machinery, Renewable Energy with Iran’s participation

Irna 15 Nov 2021
The 17th Pakistan International Exhibition of Industry, Machinery and Automobiles will start tomorrow (Tuesday) for three days in Karachi with the participation of fourteen Iranian companies.

Metropolitan soon to generate electricity from garbage: Administrator

Urdu Point 15 Nov 2021
Administrator Karachi Barrister Murtaza Wahab on Monday said that the biggest problem of the city for many years would soon be resolved as the metropolitan was planning to generate electricity from garbage ... "The waste energy generating system for the landfill site is a gift from the PPP government for the citizens of Karachi", he remarked.

Haleem holds past govt responsible of gas shortage

Urdu Point 13 Nov 2021
KARACHI, (UrduPoint ... Haleem Adil Sheikh, while speaking to media persons during visit of Furniture and Living Expo here at Expo Centre Karachi on Saturday, said that to streamline the energy sector PTI government has started from the scratch and devising long term plans for future.

Sindh Govt prioritize solar/wind energy projects: Energy Minister

Urdu Point 12 Nov 2021
KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th Nov, 2021 ) .Sindh Energy Minister Imtiaz Ahmed Sheikh has said that the Sindh government is giving priority to solar and wind power generation projects so that we could play role in pollution-free energy and improving the world's environment.

Chinese company holds back insurance cover of major China-Pakistan Economic Corridor projects

Beijing News 11 Nov 2021
The strategically important projects include ML-1 (Karachi-Peshawar railway line) and six energy projects including Gwadar, Karrot, Kohala and Azad Pattan, Thar Block-VI and Thal-Nova power projects besides Quaid-i-Azam Solar power project, Dawn reported.

Solar power project launched at Civil Hospital

The News International 05 Nov 2021
Sindh Energy Minister Imtiaz Ahmed Shaikh on Thursday inaugurated a solar power project at the Dr Ruth KM Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi ... of the World Bank and the Sindh Energy Department for installing the solar power system at the Civil Hospital Karachi.