PAKISTAN

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Poverty alleviation programmes in Pakistan have failed to achieve the desired outcomes over the years. When we look at the state of multidimensional...

A tax break aims to spur manufacturing at home - but companies say obstacles remain

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.T...
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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The aim is to empower the people of the province by providing them with easy access to renewable...

While the sampled fans had a reputation for quality, testing results found they did not perform as...

About 90 percent of the villages in Khairpur district have been solarised on a self-help basis to...

In the last few decades, energy demand has surged as a function of industrialisation, population...

The US-based company has already introduced its mobile solar technology in Pakistan, which can be...

It is high time for Pakistan to move towards environment friendly renewable energy solutions to...

The electricity was a dream of the people of remote areas as it so was expensive.

The funds will be used to implement the Sindh Solar Energy Project, a scheme aimed at increasing...

A roadmap to finally solving Pakistan’s energy crisis through “energy productivity.”

The net income loss from lack of reliable access to electricity for households in Pakistan has been...

Khushhali Microfinance Bank (KMBL) signed a memorandum of understanding with Greenlight Planet in...

The World Bank said an hour of daily outage results in an estimated income loss of 1.6 percent,...