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...

Country News

The KfW Development Bank and the Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) set up the power projects...

The primary reason for persistent loadshedding and energy crisis in the country has been the...

Deficient generation and distribution shave an estimated 2 percentage points off Pakistan’s economic...

Deficient generation and distribution shave an estimated 2 percentage points off Pakistan’s economic...

With its growing population and rapidly increasing energy needs, Pakistan’s energy security is...

A US$600,000 investment has been secured by EcoEnergy to help it provide off-grid solar PV solutions...

While the government is investing heavily in coal-fired power plants, tapping into underground coal...

Work on 11 health units situated in remote areas is also under process with an estimated cost of Rs...

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.