Monday September 20, 2021
Syed Akhtar Ali
Syed Akhtar Ali

  • August 28, 2021

    Provincial gas issues

    The Sindh energy minister has been raising the issue of gas supply to Sindh and loadshedding. He says Sindh produces more gas than it consumes, and...

  • July 24, 2021

    Pricing petrol

    Petrol prices were increased on July 15 in Pakistan by Rs5.40/litre to a level of Rs118/litre, while diesel prices were raised by Rs2.54/litre to a...

  • May 26, 2021

    Controlling circular debt

    The circular debt issue is getting more serious by the day and the worst has yet to come with the installation of new capacity while demand...

  • April 30, 2021

    How to control circular debt

    The writer is a former member of the Energy Planning Commission and author of ‘Pakistan’s Energy Issues: Success and Challenges’.It was...

  • April 01, 2021

    Caveats and reform proposals

    The government has announced its plans to increase the power tariff by Rs5.65 per unit – an estimated 40 percent increase. Gas utilities have...

  • March 17, 2021

    District heating and cooling

    Except for Karachi, Pakistan has extreme cold and hot weather in the respective seasons. With rising standards among the higher economic classes,...

  • February 27, 2021

    LNG business

    LNG contains two forms of energy – one measured in terms of Calorific Value , which is widely recognized, and the other known as cold energy,...

  • February 14, 2021

    Alternative energy

    It is increasingly becoming clear that RLNG has issues of irregular pricing and other supply chain issues like availability of infrastructure.In the...

  • January 14, 2021

    The power blackout

    The whole country went into a power blackout on Sunday night. This is a technical issue requiring serious investigation and a non-political...

  • January 08, 2021

    Too little, too late, too expensive

    The writer is a former member of the Energy Planning Commission and author of ‘Pakistan’s Energy Issues: Success and Challenges’.Prime...