PAKISTAN

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14.07.2017 , Saleem Shaikh and Sughra Tunio

In power-short Pakistan, switch to solar power hit by rumours

Utility company installers, fearing lost income, are trying to dissuade solar buyers, says head of renewable energy association

It is not a hidden fact that Pakistan lacks in areas of infrastructural development, faces an acute energy crisis, and is unable to provide basic...

01.12.2015 , Jeremy Higgs

Pakistan: Light in the darkness

The US-Pakistan Clean Energy Partnership, which was recently announced, should be recognised for the estimated impact that it will make on 30 million...

As the sun sets and darkness falls over a village outside Bahawalpur, Shama Bibi switches on her solar lantern and starts sewing clothes for an...

Punjab province is set to launch an innovation for water-short Pakistan: Solar-powered ATMs that dispense clean water when a smart card is scanned.

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Pakistan's northern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province plans to supply solar power to 5,800 off-grid households in 200 villages, promoting clean energy amid...

When it comes to the off-grid solar market, the South Asian countries you normally hear about are India and Bangladesh. One is home to the largest...

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Pakistan has approved rules allowing owners of solar panels across the country to sell power they...

The deal, which marks the consolidation of the two largest off-grid pay-go solar companies in...

Presently these tube wells were consuming 900MW of electricity, and the conversion will lead to the...

Clean energy player BBOXX is making an investment of USD200,000 in power distributor EcoEnergy.

The identified facilities with electricity problems, the percentage of facilities with...

Solar PV and LED lighting solutions are fast becoming pervasive in both rural and urban areas with...

Chinese businessmen can help boost local SMEs through joint ventures in the industrial zones planned...

With load-shedding in far off areas increasing to as much as 22 hours a day, the International...

Solar energy production in Pakistan is poised to take off - just as the South Asian country is...

Tharparkar based NGO in collaboration with Norwegian private investment company, will provide solar...

The Smart Energy System (SES) combines the technology with solar grid to provide high quality and...

In December, city authorities installed 3,400 solar panels on a 2.5-hectare parcel of the...