Sindh allocates Rs 25 billion to utilize solar energy to electrify off-grid villages as per Bilawal campaign promise

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Karachi The Sindh government, in its newly presented budget for the upcoming financial year 2024-25, has allocated a total of Rs 25 billion to fulfil one of the important election campaign promises of PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari. The promise is to provide free electricity to underprivileged power consumers in the country after coming into power. Sindh’s top authorities have…

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CETC-RedSolar Showcases Pioneering Solar Innovations at InterSolar Europe 2024

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We are excited to announce our participation in InterSolar Europe 2024, taking place in Munich, Germany. As a leading innovator in the solar energy sector, RedSolar is poised to make a significant impact at this premier event. Our dedicated team has been working tirelessly to bring you the latest advancements in solar technology, and we are eager to showcase our…

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Growatt Showcases Extensive Product Portfolio and Receives EUPD Research Top PV Brand Awards at SNEC PV Expo 2024

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Growatt, a global leading provider of distributed energy solutions, successfully concluded its exhibition at the SNEC PV Expo, held from June 13th to 15th in Shanghai, China. The event highlighted Growatt’s receipt of the Top Brand PV 2024 awards in the inverter and energy storage sectors from EUPD Research and showcased an extensive range of solutions for residential, commercial, off-grid,…

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Incentives Likely for Solar Panel Manufacturing, Net-Metering Boost

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KARACHI: The government is expected to introduce incentives to encourage the local assembly of solar panels in the budget for 2024-25. Pakistan Solar Association (PSA) Senior Vice-President Mohammad Zakir Ali, who was part of Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s recent delegation to China, remarked, “I do not think the government will impose any new taxes or duties on solar panels, which…

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Government to Remove Duties on Solar PV Manufacturing Equipment

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ISLAMABAD: The government is likely to eliminate duties on the import of plant, machinery, equipment, and raw materials used in the manufacturing of solar PV panels in the 2024-25 budget, according to well-informed sources from Business Recorder. The Managing Director of the Private Power Infrastructure Board (PPIB) highlighted that while the Fifth Schedule of the Customs Act, 1969 exempts customs…

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Government Faces Dilemma Over Massive Solar System Installations

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ISLAMABAD: The federal government is caught in a quandary regarding the widespread installation of solar systems nationwide. Bureaucracy warns that solarisation could be disastrous for the existing power sector, while politicians in high offices are skeptical of this view. Interactions with bureaucrats and officials close to politicians reveal that net metering, or solarisation, has become a contentious issue in Islamabad.…

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Solar Investment Surpasses All Other Power Sources: IEA

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The International Energy Agency (IEA) reported that global investment in clean energy is set to hit $2 trillion this year, with solar power leading the charge. According to the IEA’s annual World Energy Investment report, investments in solar energy are expected to reach half a trillion dollars, outpacing all other electricity sources combined. “Clean energy investment is setting new records…

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Pakistan’s Federal Minister for Power Awais Leghari visited LONGi

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On June 8, 2024, Awais Leghari, the Federal Minister for Power of the lslamic Republic of Pakistan, visited LONGi’s headquarter, in Xi’an. Mr. Li Zhenguo, founder and President of LONGi, attended and led his Excellency to visit the LONGi Green Energy Smart Energy Exhibition Hall, introducing in detail, the development history of the photovoltaic industry, LONGi’s history, business segments, R&D…

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PM Highlights Huge Investment Potential in Alternative Energy Sector

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Commits to Strengthening Pakistan’s Energy Infrastructure BEIJING: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif reaffirmed his government’s commitment to bolstering the alternative energy system in Pakistan, emphasizing the vast investment opportunities within the sector during a meeting with the Chairman of Power China on Wednesday. The prime minister detailed his administration’s extensive efforts to combat power theft nationwide. The Power China chairman praised…

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Hopewind Powers China’s largest standalone environmental desert control PV project

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Hopewind has significantly contributed to the construction of China’s largest standalone environmental desert control photovoltaic (PV) project. Situated in the Kubuqi Desert, Mengxi Base, this 2GW project is groundbreaking in its scale and impact. Project Significance The Kubuqi Desert project is crucial for improving the ecological environment of the “Jiziwan” basin of the Yellow River and the Kubuqi Desert. It…

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