Its EPC contract has been signed at half that of CPEC projects
Country has surplus LNG that can be diverted to the power utility
World has long left integrated utility model of generation, transmission and distribution
First few storage projects may be undertaken by major state-owned gas producers
Domestic hydrocarbon resources provide long-term solution to energy woes
Hybrid plants like solar-wind, hydro-solar have attractive advantages
It is likely to bring down prices which will help both people and the economy
Import curbs should be done away with to improve supplies.
Centre should allow provinces to award petroleum concession agreements.
OGRA commissioned a study by engaging consultants who have developed recommendations for dealing with the problem.
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