Renewable Energy: History and What it Means for Pakistan (Part 1)
Whether you turn on the TV or pick up the newspaper, the phrase renewable energy pops up everywhere. But what does it actually mean, in particular for a country like Pakistan? Loadshedding.pk will be dedicating a major section of this website to renewables, in particular solar energy, due to... Read more
Buying the right UPS for your home in Pakistan
Buying a UPS is usually accompanied by a litany of questions related to the size, batteries, brand and specifications. With so many brands and models out there in the market, it is confusing to find the right product. Here at Loadshedding.pk we understand your predicament and keeping that in mind, we have put... Read more
Load shedding in Pakistan
Pakistan has faced some of the greatest electric shortfalls over the last 6 to 7 years. Consumers have had to bear the brunt of the double whammy of extensive load shedding and high electricity tariffs causing much grief and inconvenience. Life, as we knew it before load shedding, had changed... Read more
Kilowatt-hour (kWh) and Electric Bills
The kilowatt-hour (kWh) is a unit of energy that is normally used as a billing unit for electricity supplied to consumers by electric distribution companies. As evident from the formula, a kWh is equal to 1,000 watts constantly transmitted over a period of one hour. For instance, an incandescent bulb or tungsten filament... Read more