The USAID Power Distribution Program and Pakistan’s Government-owned Power Distribution Companies (Discos) are working together to bring improvements in Discos including the Islamabad Electric Supply Company (Iesco), Peshawar Electric Supply Company (Pesco), Lahore Electric Supply Company…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/pakistan-news/usaid-helps-pakistans-government-owned-power-distribution-companies-discos-on-institutional-capacity-development/ Discos including the Islamabad Electric Supply Company, Faisalabad Electric Supply Company, Fesco, Gepco, Gujranwala Electric Power Company, Hesco, Hyderabad Electric Supply Company, IESCO, Lahore Electric Supply Company, Lesco, Mepco, Multan Electric Power Company, Pesco, Peshawar Electric Supply Company, Qesco, Quetta Electric Supply Company, Sepco, Sukkur Electric Power Company
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Power Distribution Programme on Saturday successfully completed its Load Data Improvement (LDI) programme at Hyderabad Electric Supply Company (HESCO) to assist in minimising unscheduled load shedding.
USAID set up a Power…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/national-news/minimising-unscheduled-loadshedding-usaid-completes-ldi-programme-at-hesco/ current energy crisis, Hesco, Hyderabad Electric Supply Company, Load Data Improvement (LDI) programme, United States Agency for International Development, unscheduled load shedding, USAID Power Distribution Programme
Jhuddo (PPI): The enraged citizens of Jhuddo town of Mirpur Khas district took to the streets on Tuesday and staged demonstration and sit-in at Jhuddo-Mirpur Khas road besides attacked the local office of Hyderabad Electric Supply Company to protest against 20-hour power cuts that has made their…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/national-news/protest-against-power-outage-citizens-of-jhuddo-town-of-mirpur-khas-district/ Hesco, Hyderabad Electric Supply Company t, power outage
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.
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ISLAMABAD – Circular debt of power sector is such a gift that former PPP-led government had left for interim government. It is a great challenge for any government to maintain even a reasonable supply of electricity during the first few months of government after taking charge.
ISLAMABAD – Planning Commission and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) have jointly calculated that power sector circular debt has reached Rs 872.4 billion by June 30, 2012 from Rs 84 billion in 2005.
Planning Commission and USAID unveiled the report titled Circular…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/national-news/circular-debt-reaches-rs-872-4b-planning-commission-and-united-states-agency-for-international-development-usaid/