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Intel set to spend $20 billion on US chip plants, countering Asian chip companies

Intel is set to expand its high-end chip manufacturing process and capacity by spending $20 billion to build two...

Mar 25 · 1 min read >

K-2 nuclear power plant successfully connected to national grid

In a highly-anticipated development for Pakistan’s energy sector, the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) announced yesterday that it has...

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Mar 19 · 1 min read >

Bill Gates supports nuclear power despite its world-ending potential

In an interview with CNBC, Bill gates – the founder of Microsoft and one of the most prominent philanthropists...

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Feb 26 · 48 sec read >

Pakistan to ask China for debt relief on loan for power projects

Pakistan is seeking yet another infusion of debt relief on Chinese loans, this time for the purpose of the...

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Feb 10 · 1 min read >

AJK government signs agreement with Chinese firm to build 700MW Azad Pattan hydropower project

The Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir and Azad Pattan Power Private Limited have signed agreements to bring the...

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Dec 3 · 1 min read >

Next-generation KANUPP-2 1100MW nuclear power plant to be fully operational by April 2021

With the older KANUPP-1 nuclear reactor that has been serving Pakistan since 1972 being decommissioned completely by 2022, it...

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Dec 2 · 45 sec read >

Pantera Energy, Shahkam Industries Sign MoU for 3.32 MW Rooftop Solar Power Plant

In a landmark development, Pantera Energy, leading solar energy equipment and solution provider signed a memorandum of understanding with...

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Mar 16 · 1 min read >

Punjab govt. to develop Solar Power solutions in areas with no transmission lines

The Punjab government has redirected its focus towards developing modern solar power plants in areas where there are no...

Apr 1 · 1 min read >
Chief Miniter Punjab, Shahbaz Shareef has declared that around 20,000 schools in remote areas of the province will be converted to solar energy.

Baloki power plant ready to generate 1,223 megawatt electricity

Balloki Power plant, Regasified Liquefied Natural Gas (RLNG) has been completed successfully which will provide 1,223 MW electricity to...

Jul 30 · 1 min read >
Electricity Generation

World Bank to fund Solar power projects in Pakistan

Climate change and Energy crisis are two major challenges that the world confronts today. Governments of developed Nations, rich...

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May 12 · 1 min read >

A new Nuclear Power Reactor added to National grid

Another Nuclear-powered Electricity generation plant of the Chashma Nuclear Power Plant (CHASNUPP) project has been made functional by the...

Oct 17 · 1 min read >

Massive power outage disrupts life in Pakistan

The tripping of 220KVA transmission line in Punjab’s Muzaffargarh district engulfed 70 per cent of the country, as reported...

Jan 15 · 41 sec read >
Electricity Generation

Solar Powered ATMs to provide clean drinking water in Pakistan

We all have used or heard about ATMs for drawing cash, but now we will be able to get...

May 15 · 1 min read >

Brain Implants: Can they give us Superhuman capabilities?

What does it take to be a mastermind? Eating a pill, almonds or walnuts that enhances our brain capabilities....

May 19 · 4 min read >
Brain Implants

Pakistanis suffering from load shedding despite having more electricity than they need

The CPEC drive power production projects have led to a drastic rise in the electricity being produced in Pakistan,...

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Feb 25 · 1 min read >

Pakistan has the potential to produce 150,000 MW from wind energy

Citing concerns of the government’s priorities towards the looming energy crisis the President of Pakistan-China Joint Chamber of Commerce...

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Jan 21 · 42 sec read >

Gilgit Baltistan industries to experience major growth as PM outlines plan for boosting sectors

Prime Minister Imran Khan has revealed the federal government’s plans to boost the economy and other industries of the...

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Dec 2 · 1 min read >

New research shows that electric vehicles are NOT increasing carbon emissions

For all their potential to revolutionize the transportation sector by making it more eco-friendly, electric vehicles have come under...

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Apr 7 · 1 min read >

Electricity restored in 70% of Lahore, LESCO

Half of the Lahore went into darkness yesterday evening when over 50 feeders tripped as a result of a...

Aug 2 · 47 sec read >
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Pakistan’s first waste-to-energy plant to set up in Lahore

The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has granted the license to Lahore Xingzhong Renewable Energy Company Limited for...

Jul 18 · 48 sec read >

Reduction of Electricity Prices by Rs 1.90 per unit approved

NEPRA (National Electric Power Regulatory Authority) has approved the reduction in electricity prices by Rs 1.90 per unit under...

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Jun 21 · 1 min read >
Electricity Generation

11 MoUs Signed between KP and Chinese Companies

The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government just signed 11 Memorandam of Understanding (MoU) with Chinese firms for the completing of numerous...

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Apr 18 · 1 min read >

Govt claims to add about 6000MW to national grid in few months

Federal Minister for Water and Power, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, has said that five power plants would become functional within...

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Mar 31 · 57 sec read >
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Energy Crisis to end within a couple of years, says Minister

The Minister Punjab for Mines and Minerals has said that both the federal and provincial governments were putting in...

Aug 23 · 49 sec read >