MIANWALI: The district administration has refused to allow a civic rights organisation to march towards sensitive Chashma nuclear power installations on July 4 to protest loadshedding, Dawn has learnt.
ISLAMABAD, March 27: With temperatures starting to rise, the government is expected to ban use of low-quality electric and gas equipment and replace about 216,000 outdated tube-wells across the country to save about 2,000MW of electricity this summer.
ISLAMABAD, March 25: Climate change is likely to affect almost every sector of Pakistan’s economy, said speakers at a workshop held here on Friday.
RAWALPINDI, Jan 8: A private company was on Saturday given the task to generate fuel from garbage after buying it daily from the city government, with the hopes that Rawalpindi will have a cleaner look.
LAHORE, Dec 27: The Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) and SAMBU-SARCO (a joint venture of a Korean and a Pakistani firm) signed Rs7.52 billion agreement for Lot-II of 106-MW Golen Gol Hydropower Project.
ISLAMABAD, Dec 20: A project to generate 2,300MW of electricity through wind turbines and solar panels has turned out to be the most important agreement reached with China during the recent visit of Premier Wen Jiabao, says Board of Investment (BoI) chairman Saleem H. Mandviwala.
ISLAMABAD, Dec 20: Director United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs Dr Tariq Banuri here on Monday said energy was a key to sustainable development of Pakistan.
ISLAMABAD, Dec 15: An agreement to import 1,000MW of electricity is likely to be signed at a joint ministerial conference with Tajikistan in February.