The government has reportedly blocked the release of subsidy to the power Distribution Companies (Discos) and Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC) on charges of irregularities, “KESC had sought Rs 5 billion from the federal government as Tariff Differential Subsidy (TDS) but Finance…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/national-news/karachi-electric-supply-company-kesc-other-discos-release-of-subsidy-blocked/ Discos, Karachi Electric Supply Company, KESC, National Transmission and Dispatch Company, NTDCL, power distribution companies
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Work environment: distribution companies (DISCOs) adopt rules to protect female workers Protection Against Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Act 2010’
In a milestone accomplishment, six government-owned power distribution companies (DISCOs) have adopted the ‘Protection Against Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Act 2010’ as part of a program with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to improve the…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/national-news/work-environment-distribution-companies-discos-adopt-rules-to-protect-female-workers-protection-against-sexual-harassment-in-the-workplace-act-2010/ Discos, Distribution Companies, protect female workers, Protection Against Sexual Harassment, United States Agency for International Development, USAID, Work environment
USAID replaces 29,000 old metres in Discos United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Power Distribution Programme is replacing old mechanical metres and any damaged metres with state of the art electrostatic metres in three government-owned power distribution companies (Discos), ie Lahore Electric Supply Company…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/pakistan-news/usaid-replaces-29000-old-metres-in-discos-united-states-agency-for-international-development-usaid/ Discos, Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (Fesco), ie Lahore Electric Supply Company, Lesco, Pesco, Peshawar Electric Supply Company, power distribution companies
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar To minimise loadshedding: Rs 500 billion circular debt to be settled within two months,
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Wednesday announced that inter-circular debt of Rs 500 billion would be settled within two months so that the duration of loadshedding in the country could be minimised. In his budget speech in the National Assembly, Dar said that the office of Federal Adjustor…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/national-news/finance-minister-ishaq-dar-to-minimise-loadshedding-rs-500-billion-circular-debt-to-be-settled-within-two-months/ Central Power Purchase Agency, CPPA, Discos, duration of loadshedding, Karachi Electric Supply Company, KESC, Muslim Commercial Bank (MCB), pakistan Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, pakistan loadshedding, PEPCO, power distribution companies, punjab National Assembly, Tariff Differential Subsidy (TDS)
Equitable power distribution: are Discos implementing apex court’s verdict? Officials of some distribution companies (Discos)
Officials of some distribution companies (Discos) are allegedly flouting the apex court’s verdict regarding implementation of its order of equitably sharing the available power supply between domestic and industrial consumers.
According to the industry sources, the grid officials of some…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/national-news/equitable-power-distribution-are-discos-implementing-apex-courts-verdict-officials-of-some-distribution-companies-discos/ apex court’s verdict, Discos, Discos implementing, domestic and industrial consumers, Equitable power distribution, increasing duration of loadshedding, Officials of some distribution companies
Power ministry seeks Rs 45 billion for optimum power output to maintain power generation at an optimum level in June,
The Ministry of Water and Power is reported to have sought Rs 45 billion from the Finance Ministry to maintain power generation at an optimum level in June, ”We have submitted our plan to the Finance Ministry which includes estimated recovery in June, generation plan and fund…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/pakistan-news/power-ministry-seeks-rs-45-billion-for-optimum-power-output-to-maintain-power-generation-at-an-optimum-level-in-june/ (NPCC), All Pakistan Textile Manufacturers Association, APTMA, Discos, Distribution Companies, Finance Ministry, maintain power generation, Ministry of Water and Power, National Power Control Centre
Asian Development Bank (ADB) has expressed dismay over mis-procurement in Discos and frequent changes in Board of Directors (BoD), a major reason for the delay in projects. Official documents reveal that ADB fielded a Mission in Pakistan for the above project from April 18 to 30, 2013.
The…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/national-news/asian-development-bank-adb-dismayed-at-mis-procurement-in-discos/ ADB, Aide Memoire (AM), Asian Development Bank, current status and issues, Discos, Executing Agency (EA), Faisalabad Electric Supply Company, Fesco, Framework Financing Agreement (FFA), Gepco, Gujranwala Electric Power Company, Hesco, Hyderabad Electric Power Company, IESCO, Implementing Agencies (IAs), Islamabad Electric Supply Company, Lahore Electric Supply Company, Lesco, Mepco, Ministry of Water and Power, MoWP, Multan Electric Power Company, Pakistan Electric Power Company, PEPCO, Pesco, Peshawar Electric Supply Company, Qesco, Quetta Electric Supply Company