Ownership Costs of Solar System versus Generator versus UPS
The government has started many different projects to end load shedding. However, due to financial constraints or unavailability of equipment, the projects have been delayed with their completion date being pushed further and further. The government has acknowledged that these projects won’t be completed anytime soon and load shedding... Read more
First phase of Quaid e Azam Solar Park complete
The first phase of the Quaid e Azam Solar Power Park located in Cholistan Desert Punjab is complete. There are 400,000 solar panels installed in the park which are spread over 200 hectares of land. The solar park is being made in collaboration with the Chinese government, and the... Read more
NEPRA approves Net Metering regulation
NEPRA, National Electric Power Regulatory Authority, has approved net metering through the Net Metering Regulations 2015 act. This is good news for solar customers as it mainly benefits them. Net metering has also been approved for customers who have set up wind mills. In order to take advantage of... Read more
Consumers to be Paid by DISCOs to Generate Their Own Electricity
After months of deliberation and back and forth, National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has finally approved the net metering system allowing domestic, commercial and industrial consumers to sell surplus electricity to the DISCOs (power generation companies) through installation of a solar panel system or any other on ground... Read more
Are LED lights the future of lighting?
With the rapid increase in the types of Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) it only seems a matter of time until they replace incandescent bulbs and Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFls). The bright light, long life and low electricity consumption of an LED makes it an ideal lighting solution for households and... Read more