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Rector National School of Public Policy, Mr. Muhammed Ismail Qureshi is presenting NSPP memorial shield to the Secretary Mr. Mohammad Younus Dagha Ministry of Water and Power after conclusion of presentation on present energy situation in the country to the 101 NMC participants at WAPDA staff college730Event10/30/2014 12:00:00 AM
Secretary Mr. Mohammad Younus Dagha Ministry of Water and Power addressing the 101 NMC participants at WAPDA staff College1560Event10/30/2014 12:00:00 AM
PM Nawaz Sharif inaugurates coal power project in Sahiwal154Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif laid the foundation stone of two coal based power plants in Sahiwal on 30th May 2014News5/30/2014 12:00:00 AM
Minister for Water and Power Chaired a meeting on Payment and Invoicing issues of IPPs, in the Committee Room of Ministry of Water & Power.1500Event5/29/2014 12:00:00 AM
Secretary Water and Power Chaired a meeting of the Board of Directors of Pakistan Power Park Management Co. Ltd (PPPMCL)1530Event5/23/2014 12:00:00 AM
Visit of Chinese Delegatoin1520Event5/22/2014 12:00:00 AM
Secretary Water and Power Chaired a meeting with Chinese delegation 146Secretary Water and Power Mr. Saif Ullah Chattha Chaired a meeting with Chinese delegation in the Comitte Room of Ministry Water and PowerEvent5/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
Khawaja Muhammad Asif Minister for Water and Power Chaired a meeting at Committee room of Ministry Water and Power1490Event5/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
Khawaja Muhammad Asif Minister for Water and Power Chaired a meeting at Committee room of Ministry Water and Power1510Event5/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
Ch Abid Sher Ali State Minister for Water and Power visit to HESCO1480Event5/12/2014 12:00:00 AM
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Monday inaugurated commissioning of additional power units at the Guddu Thermal Power Plant, which will add another 747 MW to the national grid at a cost of Rs 60 billion141Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Monday inaugurated commissioning of additional power units at the Guddu Thermal Power Plant, which will add another 747 MW to the national grid at a cost of Rs 60 billionNews5/6/2014 12:00:00 AM
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif lays foundation stone of Karachi power plant143Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif inaugurated a 1320 MW imported coal based power project at Port Qasim KarachiEvent5/6/2014 12:00:00 AM
Minister for Water and Power addressing a press conference at Ministry of Water and Power 145Minister for Water and Power addressing a press conference at Ministry of Water and Power Event5/5/2014 12:00:00 AM
Signing of MOU with CMEC 4 regarding construction of two power plants each of 6600MW in Gadani Coal Power Park, Meeting held at Ministry of Water and Power137 Event5/1/2014 12:00:00 AM
Meeting held with Islamic Development Bank on Neelum Jhelum project135 Meeting held with Islamic Development Bank on Neelum Jhelum project In the committee room of Ministry Water and Power , Additional Secretary Water and Power chaired the meetingEvent4/8/2014 12:00:00 AM
Secretary Water and Power chaired a meeting with Sky-Power Canada regarding Investment in Solar Power Projects in Pakistan136 Event4/8/2014 12:00:00 AM
Minister for Water and Power addressing a press conference at Ministry of Water and Power 144Minister for Water and Power addressing a press conference at Ministry of Water and Power Event3/5/2014 12:00:00 AM
73rd meeting of the Board of Directors of NPCC ( National Power Construction Company) under the chairmanship of Secretary Water & Power in the Committee Room of Ministry of Water and Power A Block Pak Secretariat Islamabad.133 Event3/3/2014 12:00:00 AM
Meeting with Mr.Simon Smits ,Vice Minister for Trade of Netherlands, at Committee Room under the chairmanship of Federal Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif ,Ministry of Water & Power Islamabad1340Event2/5/2014 12:00:00 AM
Dr. Song Jong-hwan , Ambassdor of Korea called on Minister for Water and Power here in the Ministry .139 Minister assured the co-operation in the field of Hydro Power . In the meeting Gulpur Hydropower 100 MW project was also discussed, Korean companies have invested and working on Gulpur Hydro Power Project. Event2/5/2014 12:00:00 AM
Wrap-up meeting on CASA-1000 Project with World Bank Appraisal Mission and Planning Negotiation132 Event2/3/2014 12:00:00 AM
Accord for 35MW hydropower project130

 Pakistan and German governments signed an agreement here on Monday, under which the German Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development will provide 20 million euros for construction of 35MW Harpo hydropower project in north-west of Skardu.

News1/28/2014 12:00:00 AM
Specialising in hydropower technology131

 Wapda has taken an initiative to establish a Hydropower Training Institute at Mangla, at a cost of Rs568 million, with technical and financial assistance from the European Union. The institute will function as an apex body for human resource development for the hydropower sector.

News1/28/2014 12:00:00 AM
CASA-1000 to help boost Pakistan’s economy: Tajikistan128

 The CASA-1000 project will not only accelerate economic growth in Tajikistan but also promote economies and industrial development of its neighbouring countries including Pakistan, Afghanistan and Kyrgyzstan, according to Embassy of the Republic of Tajikistan in Pakistan, quoting Ministry of Energy and Water Resources of the Republic of Tajikistan.

News1/22/2014 12:00:00 AM
Pakistan-China agrees fast track development of 21690 MW power projects under China –Pakistan Economic Corridor1400Event1/5/2014 12:00:00 AM
Minister for Water & Power met with Giligit Baltistan Assembly members in the committee room A Block Islamabad126 Event1/3/2014 12:00:00 AM
Meeting with CEOs of DISCOs on their "annual report 2013 & issues" under chairmanship of Minister Water&Power Mr. Khawaja Muhammad Asif and Secretary Water&Power Mr. Saif Ullah Chattha125 Event1/2/2014 12:00:00 AM
CASA-1000 regional energy project: experts for consultation to address hindrance along power transmission routes127

 Experts at consultative workshop on CASA-1000 (a Central Asia-South Asia Regional Energy Project), have stressed that the social, environmental and financial implications, particularly hindrance on power transmission routes

News12/24/2013 12:00:00 AM
France to establish Hydropower Training Institute at Mangla122 Event12/18/2013 12:00:00 AM
Press Release123 News12/18/2013 12:00:00 AM
Press Release124 News12/18/2013 12:00:00 AM
Minister for Water & Power met with delegation from Shanghai Electric Group China. It has offered its support to Ministry in power generation, Transmission and distribution. Shanghai Electric Group Co. Ltd. is the biggest public sector company in China118

Minister for Water & Power met with delegation from Shanghai Electric Group China. It has offered its support to Ministry in power generation, Transmission and distribution. Shanghai Electric Group Co. Ltd. is the biggest public sector company in China

Event12/16/2013 12:00:00 AM
Khawaja Muhammad Asif Minister for Water & Power met with the ambassador of Italy. Ambassador was accompanied by the Trade Commissioner of Italy and Private investor who are already doing good business in the private sector in Pakistan. They have offered their support in the Solar and Hydel generation in Pakistan.119 Event12/13/2013 12:00:00 AM
Ambassador of Korea along with a delegation of Private Korean firms met here with Minister for Water & Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif . The ambassador extended support to the Ministry in the Coal based Power Plants to Install at Gadani and Jamshoro.120 Event12/12/2013 12:00:00 AM
Neelum Jhelum hydropower project: 'Efforts being made for timely completion'116

Chaudhry Abid Sher Ali, Minister of State for Water and Power, has said that Neelum Jhelum hydropower project is an important project for generation of low-cost and environment friendly electricity in the country 

News12/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Russian Co. to convert 2 power plants fired by furnace oil to coal117

Federal secretary for water and power, Saifullah Chatta told Geo News that Jamshoro Power Plant of 800 MW and Guddu Power Plant of 600 MW present fired by furnace oil would be converted to coal-fired. He said that the relevant MOU would be inked next week.

News12/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Resolving energy crisis: Minister woos Koreans to invest in power projects121

Minister of State for Water and Power Chaudhry Abid Sher Ali said that six sites have been identified where projects such as the 2,200 MW Karachi Coastal Power Project could be set up.

News12/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Secretary Water and Power met with CEO of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) regarding Dasu Hydropower Project, during the meeting CEO ICBC committed financing of 2B for the project.115 Event11/26/2013 12:00:00 AM
Meeting regarding Quarterly Portfolio Performance Review - Third Quarter 2013 at MoWP114 Event11/25/2013 12:00:00 AM
Meeting With Chinese Company CEEC-TEPC at Minster's Office of Water and Power110

 

Event11/21/2013 12:00:00 AM
Wapda chief hopes Saudi Fund will enhance aid111

Chairman Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) Syed Raghib Abbas Shah has said that the government highly value the financial assistance provided by the Saudi Fund for Development for Golen Gol Hydropower Project, and hoped that the financial assistance by the Fund will be further enhanced for completion of the project

News11/20/2013 12:00:00 AM
Pakistan, US discuss advancing cooperation: Energy Working Group meeting held November 13, 2013112

 As part of their Strategic Dialogue, Pakistan and US officials discussed advancing co-operation in a range of areas at the fifth Energy Working Group meeting here on Tuesday. Ambassador Carlos Pascual, US Special Envoy and Co-ordinator for International Energy Affairs

Event11/13/2013 12:00:00 AM
Meeting with Ms. Sarah Beran (Economic Counselor and Christie Milner Energy Officer from US Embassy to discuss detail of the upcoming Meeting of US Pakistan Energy Working Group on November 12108

Meeting with Ms. Sarah Beran (Economic Counselor and Christie Milner Energy Officer from US Embassy to discuss detail of the upcoming Meeting of US Pakistan Energy Working Group on November 12 in Washington DC

Event11/7/2013 12:00:00 AM
Meeting with Mr. Abrar Ahmed , Program Management USAID and Mr. Timothy B. Moore on Diamer Bhasha Dam107Meeting with Mr. Abrar Ahmed , Program Management USAID and Mr. Timothy B. Moore on Diamer Bhasha Dam held in Ministry of Water and Power Event10/31/2013 12:00:00 AM
94th Board Meeting of the PPIB Board under the chairmanship of Minister for Water and Power1090Event10/29/2013 12:00:00 AM
Decisions of 28th Board Meeting of AEDB under the chairmanship of Minister for Water & Power10628th Board Meeting of AEDB under the chairmanship of Minister for Water & Power Decisions Made in Board MeetingNews10/28/2013 12:00:00 AM
Minister for Water and Power press briefing on Indus Water Treaty105Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif briefed the press on Indus Water TreatyNews10/25/2013 12:00:00 AM
PRIME MINISTER’S TASK FORCE ON BILLING AUDIT104A Prime Minister’s Task Force has been constituted in the Ministry of Water and Power to carry out a “Billing Audit” for pre and post tariff revision periods.News10/24/2013 12:00:00 AM
Meeting on Fuel Price Mismatch in PPPA & GSA of 235 MW TNB Liberty Power Ltd under the chairman ship of secretary MWP980Event10/22/2013 12:00:00 AM
KARKEY KARADENIZ ELECTRIK URETIM AS VS. ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF PAKISTAN103The International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) Tribunal in case of M/s Karkey Karadeniz Electrik Uretim AS against Islamic republic of Pakistan (ICSID case NO. ARB/13/1) has passed following ordereNews10/22/2013 12:00:00 AM
Energy saving drive will be started soon: Federal Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif960Event10/21/2013 12:00:00 AM
Meeting with Consultant Mission for PAK Energy Sector Program Loan ‘Discussion on Program Loan Policy Matrix’970Event10/21/2013 12:00:00 AM
Port Qasim power plants: Prime Minister approves start of work100Prime Min-ister Nawaz Sharif Monday gave approval for immediate start of work on installation of two power plants in Gadani and Port Qasim to meet energy shortage in the country. Chairing a meeting here at the PM House to review power generation in the country and the demand situationNews10/21/2013 12:00:00 AM
Federal Commission for Selection of Heads of Public Sector Organizations-Removal of Upper Age Limit102Selection of Heads of Public Sector Organizations-Removal of Upper Age LimitNews10/21/2013 12:00:00 AM
Neelum-Jhelum project: $50 million loan agreement inked with OFID99Pakistan and the Opec Fund for International Development (OFID) entered into a loan agreement here on Thursday, News10/20/2013 12:00:00 AM
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES101MD PEPCO, MD NTDC, MD NPCC, CEO AEDB 10/18/2013 12:00:00 AM
Settlement of Power Sector Circular Debt93Power Sector Circular DebtNews10/13/2013 12:00:00 AM
5,000MW target in four years945,000 electricity would be generated within the period of four years Minister for Water and PowerNews10/13/2013 12:00:00 AM
Turkish group to invest in Gadani power park95Leading Turkish business giant, Nurol Group, has expressed its readiness to invest in the Gadani Power ParkNews10/12/2013 12:00:00 AM
Ch. Abid Sher Ali State Ministry for Water and Power chaired meeting with NPCC/NTDC and CE DISCOS900Event10/11/2013 12:00:00 AM
Drive against gas, power theft FIA recovers Rs85 million89The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) claimed on Monday to have recovered Rs85.6 million from the units stealing electricity and gas in the last two months.FIA Punjab Director Qudratullah Marwat told Dawn that 58 cases had been registered against the people for electricity and gas theft.News10/10/2013 12:00:00 AM
17th meeting of the Board of Directors of Power Holding (Pvt) Ltd (PHPL) under the chairmanship of Secretary Water & Power/Chairman 920Event10/10/2013 12:00:00 AM
Meeting with Sumitomo Corporation on the Coal based Power Plant Project at Jamshoro held under the chairmanship of Secretary Water & Power910Event10/9/2013 12:00:00 AM
1,300MW project to start next year: Tajik envoy88The Ambassador of Tajikistan, Jononov Sherali, has said the work on the project for the provision of electricity to Pakistan will be started in January 2014 and completed within next two to three years.Event10/8/2013 12:00:00 AM
World-renowned consortiums submit proposals on Diamer Bhasha Dam project860Event10/6/2013 12:00:00 AM
Discos achieve milestone in sustainable capacity building850Event10/5/2013 12:00:00 AM
Wapda explains role of losing bidder81ISLAMABAD: Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) has claimed that the losing bidder of 106 MW Golan Gol Hydropower Project forced the Authority to issue the Letter of Intent (LoI) through litigation.News10/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Ministers warning to KESC82Minister of State for Water & Power, Chaudhry Abid Sher Ali regretted that the KESC had violated the agreement several times by drawing up to 700MW and described it as discrimination with other sectors which had been experiencing serious shortfall. 10/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Nepra cuts power tariff for KESC83The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Thursday reduced the electricity rates of KESC by 97 paisa and Rs1.63 per unit for October and November, respectively. 10/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Hubco plans conversion of power plant to coal840 10/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
FOCAL POINTS OF POWER PROJECTS IN MINISTRY OF WATER AND POWER 79  10/3/2013 12:00:00 AM
TARBELA 4TH EXTENSION HYDROPOWER PROJECT- BRIEF80  10/3/2013 12:00:00 AM
Press Release 06-09-201378  9/11/2013 12:00:00 AM
Press Release 06-09-201387  9/11/2013 12:00:00 AM
Press release For the week ending September 6, 201377  9/6/2013 12:00:00 AM
Press release For the week ending August 30, 201376Ministry of Water & Power is sincerely following the objective of bringing relief in the life of a common citizen of Pakistan. In its endeavor to attain this objective, Ministry is taking all possible steps which can remedy the situation. 8/30/2013 12:00:00 AM
TNB upbeat on power plant issues in Pakistan Monday, 26 August 2013 10:06 John Gilbert75There could be light at the end of the tunnel for Tenaga Nasional Bhd’s (TNB) stalled power plant project in Pakistan, with the country’s newly elected government promising to put an end to its chronic power shortage problems.  8/26/2013 12:00:00 AM
Presss release: 19th June, 201374  6/19/2013 12:00:00 AM