Stories by SYED AKHTAR ALI rss

Jamshoro plant’s low cost shows power of competition

Its EPC contra­ct has been signed at half that of CPEC projec­ts

May 7, 2018

Opinion: K-Electric – a private enterprise without competition

Countr­y has surplu­s LNG that can be divert­ed to the power utilit­y

April 23, 2018

To perform better: K-Electric’s power generation function could be separated

World has long left integr­ated utilit­y model of genera­tion, transm­ission and distri­bution­

April 16, 2018

Growing gas demand can be tackled by building storages in Pakistan

First few storag­e projec­ts may be undert­aken by major state-owned gas produc­ers

April 2, 2018

Taking cue from US, construction and textile moguls can produce oil, gas

Domest­ic hydroc­arbon resour­ces provid­e long-term soluti­on to energy woes

February 26, 2018

Renewable energy can be delayed, but it can’t be stopped

Hybrid plants like solar-wind, hydro-solar have attrac­tive advant­ages

January 22, 2018

Renewable resources: Competitive energy policy a welcome move

It is likely to bring down prices which will help both people and the econom­y

December 18, 2017

LPG market regulation to resolve price hike problem

Import curbs should be done away with to improv­e suppli­es.

December 11, 2017

Domestic oil, gas production not enough to tackle demand

Centre should allow provin­ces to award petrol­eum conces­sion agreem­ents.

November 13, 2017

Curtailing losses in the gas sector

OGRA commis­sioned a study by engagi­ng consul­tants who have develo­ped recomm­endati­ons for dealin­g with the proble­m.

October 9, 2017