LAHORE, Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has decided to set up a small energy secretariat for ensuring investment in energy projects, provision of facilities to investors and rapid implementation on projects It was decided in a high level meeting of the Punjab Energy Committee held …http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/renewable-energy/small-energy-secretariat-to-be-established-for-ensuring-investment-in-energy-projects-punjab-chief-minister/ bagasse, biogas, biomass, Coal, hydle, investment in energy projects, Punjab Energy Committee, Quaid-e-Azam Solar Park, solar
The federal government is set to approve development projects worth Rs400 billion today (Tuesday), including granting permission to initiate work on converting 3,000 megawatt (MW), furnace oil-fired power plants to coal with an investment of Rs252 billion.
Headed by Planning…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/pakistan-news/burning-issues-coal-gas-electricity-crowd-cdwps-agenda-today-federal-government-is-set-to-approve-development-projects/ Central Development Working Party (CDWP), Coal, Electricity, energy development projects, gas
Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Punjab government have agreed to enhance co-operation in energy sector. ADB would set up solar energy projects under public-private partnership in Punjab. The first project of solar energy will be completed within a year whereas ADB will complete 2000MW solar…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/solar-energy-power/public-private-partnership-asian-development-bank-adb-to-set-up-solar-energy-projects-in-punjab-under-public-private-partnership-in-punjab/ ADB solar energy projects in Punjab, Asian Development Bank (ADB), biogas, biomass, Coal, hydro energy projects
LAHORE STEPS are being taken on emergent basis to overcome energy crisis and a comprehensive strategy will be evolved after seeking proposals from all the departments concerned in order to formulate a better policy, said Punjab Energy Minister Sher Ali Khan here Saturday.
Presiding over a…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/renewable-energy/private-sector-can-help-resolve-energy-crisis-increasing-electricity-production/ biogas, biomass, Coal, hydel, increasing electricity production, Punjab Energy Minister, reviewing energy, Sher Ali Khan, solar, Wind
Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif on Friday said the PML-N-led government is making sincere efforts on war footing for overcoming shortage of electricity and the promise to rid the people of the menace of loadshedding will be honoured at any cost.
“Energy crisis has badly…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/renewable-energy/shahbaz-vows-to-rid-masses-of-loadshedding-menace-launching-energy-projects-from-coal-biomass-biogas-solar-renewables-enenrgy/ alternative sources, biogas, biomass, Coal, controlling energy crisis, launching of power generation projects, menace of loadshedding, shortage of electricity, solar
The rumors have turned to reports. President Obama will release climate change policy initiatives in the coming weeks, or maybe even next week, according to remarks made by White House senior officials on Wednesday.
The regulations will focus on on carbon dioxide emissions from existing…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/coming-very-soon-obamas-climate-strategy-could-coal-be-on-the-chopping-block/ carbon legislation, clean air act, climate change, climate policy, Coal, coal fired power plants, emissions regulations, obama, power plant emissions
By Adam James
I have a confession to make. I am one of those folks who consistently write on wonky energy things without ever taking the time to write out simple explanations of the basic concepts or why they matter.
So, this piece will give a brief description of what electricity capacity…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/how-a-capacity-market-works-electricity-capacity-markets/ Biofuels, capacity market, capacity markets, Carbon and De-carbonization, Cleantech, Climate, Coal, electrical system, Electricity, Energy, Environment, natural gas, Nuclear Power, Oil, power plants, Solar Power, Sustainability, Wave & Tidal, Wind
The world is not on track to reach its goal of limiting global temperature increase to 2°C, warned the International Energy Agency (IEA) on Monday.
Highlighting the need for intensive action in the energy sector before 2020, the IEA noted that the energy sector accounts for about two-thirds of…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/wind-2/phase-out-fossil-fuel-subsidies-and-limit-use-of-coal-fired-plants-international-energy-agency-iea-says/ climate change, co2, Coal, energy sector, global greenhouse gas, International Energy Agency (IEA), Wind energy
A solar installation built adjacent to a natural gas-fired power plant in Florida; a hydroelectric plant needed to meet an expected 6 percent annual growth in Chile; a coal-fired power plant that also burns biomass in Virginia; and a solar power plant built on a former lignite mining strip in…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/press-release/clocks-ticking-to-submit-nominations-for-the-projects-of-the-year-awards-international-and-renewable-energy-world-conference-expo-north-america/ biomass, Coal, Expo North America, Geothermal, hydro, International and Renewable Energy World Conference, marine, natural gas, NUCLEAR, Orange County Convention Center, RenewableEnergyWorld.com, solar, Wind
But I hear someone exclaiming that the concealment of wickedness is often difficult; to which I answer, nothing great is easy. Nevertheless, the argument indicates this—if we would be happy—to be the path along which we should proceed. With a view to concealment we will establish secret…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/environment/media-coverage-of-pollution-in-china-and-the-u-s-concealment-of-wickedness-is-often-difficult/ air pollution, Air Quality Indices (AQI), China, China’s frequent, Chinese middle class, Coal, Electricity, Energy, Environment, environmental protests, public attitudes, Public Health, Sustainability, U.S. Embassy