Friday September 24, 2021
Engr. Hussain Ahmad Siddiqui

  • September 13, 2021

    Flawed planning

    Finally, the long-term energy plan, known as the Indicative Generation Capacity Expansion Plan-IGCEP 2021-2030 has been okayed by the Cabinet...

  • August 02, 2021

    Power and policies

    As early as 1990, the State Engineering Corporation of the Ministry of Industries and Production had already embarked upon an ambitious effort to...

  • July 19, 2021

    Fault lines

    An important factor contributing to the widening electricity demand-supply gap has been the inordinate delay in either the commencement or...

  • July 12, 2021

    Green necessities

    A review of national energy resources shows that the future development and use of resources for power generation will be strongly influenced by the...

  • June 21, 2021

    Time for action

    Electricity consumers continue to face massive and frequent load-shedding and outages almost across the country. The urban areas, including major...

  • June 14, 2021

    Karachi and blackouts

    Once again, Karachi is in the grip of electricity load-shedding for the past few weeks. The massive power outages in the extremely hot weather...

  • June 07, 2021

    Everlasting friendship

    While the two countries celebrate the seven-decade long, rewarding and valuable Pakistan-China friendship, the writer reflects on the special...

  • May 24, 2021

    Inordinate delays

    Energy is one of the key components of the programme being implemented under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor framework. In the first phase of...

  • May 17, 2021

    Creating opportunities

    The incentivised package for the construction industry announced by Prime Minister Imran Khan in April 2020 has paid dividends within a year. Robust...

  • April 05, 2021

    Coal mining woes

    The beginning of 2021 has increasingly seen accidents and deaths in coalmines and collieries in Pakistan. Only last month, two coalmines collapsed...