Stories by SYED AKHTAR ALI rss

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

Problems and prospects of hydroelectric power

Pakist­an should not delay Bhasha Dam and should start work on its own

September 5, 2017

Despite revision, Thar coal tariff still high

Power genera­tion should be separa­ted from coal produc­tion.

August 7, 2017

Another imported coal-based plant in Punjab

May be a victor­y for govt, but would hurt us in the long run

July 17, 2017

The energy sector’s success and challenges

Contai­ning genera­tion tariff, indige­nisati­on, techno­logy absorp­tion among issues.

July 10, 2017

Hydro royalty - consensus reached

Hydel electr­icity has become as expens­ive as any other resour­ce

June 12, 2017

Understanding the misconception of Pakistan’s petrol prices

High time partis­an and incorr­ect views are abando­ned by electr­onic media, politi­cians.

May 29, 2017

Despite tax-free system, renewable energy tariffs are high in Pakistan

NEPRA has always faced pressu­re to set twice the tariff compar­ed to other countr­ies

May 22, 2017