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Ban on use of gas by captive power plants

Ban on use of gas by captive power plants

In an attempt to address circular debt issue, the Government of Pakistan (GoP) has increased electricity tariff by Rs1.95/Kwh or 15%. This is likely to translate into additional recoveries of Rs200 billion. Potential agreements with IPPs is also likely to …

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Distribution companies – divide and rule

Distribution companies - divide and rule

Cost of electricity in Pakistan is one of the highest in the region, which makes the businesses uncompetitive; though electricity at subsidized rates is charged to the consumers. Out of three segments of power sector; distribution segment has the key …

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Time of electric vehicles

Time of electric vehicles

The history of Pakistan’s automotive industry is one of the oldest in the Asian countries. The industry started semi knockdown production of trucks (Bedford) in 1949 by General Motors, which marked the start of the industry’s history after the independence …

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