Monday September 25, 2023
Syed Akhtar Ali
Syed Akhtar Ali

  • September 12, 2023

    A push for solar geysers

    After the electricity tariff, the gas tariff is poised to be enhanced as well. The average tariff will likely increase by 50 per cent.There is a...

  • January 23, 2023

    Giving e-bikes a boost

    The government has announced a financing package to promote the sale of e-bikes. These environmentally friendly bikes have the potential to...

  • December 29, 2022

    How to conserve energy

    Oil imports have decreased by 26 per cent in the first five months of the current fiscal year . Crude oil imports have fallen by 16 per cent, diesel...

  • November 07, 2022

    Part - II: A winter without gas?

    Gas and electricity prices have become politically sensitive issues. The IMF compares prices in dollars, which shows that energy price hikes are...

  • November 05, 2022

    A winter without gas? Part - I

    Winter has almost arrived. There is usually a high gas demand in this season but gas shortages in the winter have become a norm in Pakistan. Local...

  • October 03, 2022

    A new power plan : Part - II

    The new Indicative Generation Capacity Expansion Plan mentions nuclear energy. The nuclear option is limited to the addition of one plant of...

  • October 01, 2022

    A new power plan : Part I

    The National Transmission and Despatch Company has released a new version of the Indicative Generation Capacity Expansion Plan . As the name...

  • August 22, 2022

    Petrol controversy

    It is advised that policymakers analyze and look into opportunities for price reduction

  • August 12, 2022

    Analysing petrol prices

    The highly volatile rupee-dollar exchange rate makes petrol prices’ analysis or comparisons quite difficult.

  • July 30, 2022

    Local but complicated

    International fuel prices have been increasing consistently for the last few months. The prices of imported coal have increased three times their...