Latest News for: Karachi energy


UK publisher set to release book on Arif Naqvi, Abraaj

The News International 22 Jun 2021
According to a press release issued by Biteback, one of the most successful investments of Abraaj had been in Karachi Electric, the sale of which had been agreed with a Chinese energy giant and a sizable chunk of that new fund was going to come from Chinese investors.

Karachi’s largest public hospital to run on solar power

Gulf News 17 Jun 2021
Karachi ... The Sindh government’s Energy Department has teamed with the World Bank to utilise solar energy to produce renewable power at the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) in Karachi ... In all, solar energy will be used in 35 government-run hospitals of Sindh, including eight health care facilities of Karachi.

ECC approves 3mln tonnes wheat import for strategic reserves

The News International 17 Jun 2021
... for meeting the requirements of Pakistan Raises Revenue Program, Rs834 million for Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission to meet its employee related expenditure and Rs49 billion for Karachi Coastal Power Project Unit 1 and 2 as requested by Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission.

ECC okays import process for 3m tonnes of wheat

Dawn 17 Jun 2021
The ECC approved the summary of Ministry of Energy (Petroleum Division) for ... The ECC also approved a total of 10 technical supplementary grants including Rs49bn for Karachi Coastal Power Project Unit 1 & 2 (K-1 & K-2) as requested by the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commi­ssion.

Rs27,000 million earmarked for PAEC in PSDP 2021-22

Urdu Point 11 Jun 2021
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 11th Jun, 2021 ) .The government has allocated Rs27,000 million for the 12 ongoing and six new schemes of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) in Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) 2021-22.

PSL 2021: Multan Sultans overcome Karachi Kings and the Abu Dhabi heat to stay in playoff hunt

The National 10 Jun 2021
If the tactics revolved around conserving energy, then Multan Sultans' spinner Imran Tahir clearly did not get the memo. When he took the wicket of Karachi Kings batsman Najibullah Zadran, which more or less settled the game in Multan's favour, he set off on the sort of lung-busting sprint around the ground in which he specialises.

Additional 550 MW is being provided to KE to control Load shedding: NA told

Urdu Point 08 Jun 2021
Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar on Tuesday informed the National Assembly that the federal government is providing additional 550 megawatt (MW) to K-Electric to mitigate the suffering of residents of Karachi ... (MW) to K-Electric to mitigate the suffering of residents of Karachi.

Being Muslim was their only fault, says FM Qureshi on Canadian killing

The News International 08 Jun 2021
'Terrorism' ... Federal Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar, taking the floor of the House, said for the first time in the country's history, Karachi was provided with an additional 200MW of electricity. "At this time, 500MW is being supplied to Karachi and due to the additional power provided to the city, load-shedding has decreased," the minister said ... .

Pakistan's various sectors ready to receive CPEC benefits

Urdu Point 06 Jun 2021
They said that the goal of CPEC is both to transform Pakistan's economy�by modernizing its road, rail, air, and energy transportation systems�and to connect the deep-sea Pakistani ports of Gwadar and Karachi to China's Xinjiang province and beyond by overland routes.

Nepra for expanding renewable energy footprint to 30pc

Dawn 05 Jun 2021
KARACHI. The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) intends to enhance the renewable energy footprint to 30 per cent over the next 10 years from the current 3pc of Pakistan’s overall generation capacity of over 35,000MW, Nepra Chairman Tauseef H ... from solar energy.

Ultimatum for KE as governor, federal minister discuss power crisis

The News International 03 Jun 2021
Sindh Governor Imran Ismail on Wednesday met Federal Energy Minister Hammad Azhar and discussed the persisting issue of prolonged and unannounced power outages during the peak summer in Karachi ... The governor reiterated his directive to the K-Electric (KE) to ensure an uninterrupted power supply to Karachi.

Zaidi, Hammad hold meeting on Karachi power supply

Urdu Point 03 Jun 2021
... Zaidi on Thursday met with Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar and discussed matters related to Karachi power supply.

Hamza Bangash's 1978 transports you to a time when Karachi truly was the city of lights

Dawn 03 Jun 2021
How much do you know about a time when Karachi truly was the city of lights? A short film on a rockstar in Karachi in the 70s is going to transport you back to a long gone era of discos, music and rock n roll ... of a Karachi that I couldn’t believe existed," Bangash explained ... "He is a renowned artist and was the curator of Karachi’s 2019 Biennale.

K-Electric directed to address electricity related issues within 10 days

Urdu Point 02 Jun 2021
The K-Electric on Wednesday was directed to address electricity related issues in Karachi within 10 days ... Wednesday was directed to address electricity related issues in Karachi within 10 days.

CPEC to strengthen Sino-Pak ties: Swati

Urdu Point 02 Jun 2021
... keen interest in the Main Line-I (ML-l) project from Karachi to Peshawar under CPEC ... He said the ML-I project would be extended in all four provinces of the country from Peshawar to Karachi in which locals and Chinese workers put their energies together to materialise the project.