Gas Shutdown in Sindh

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In an official statement released on Thursday, the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) declared a temporary cessation of gas supplies to industries and compressed natural gas (CNG) stations across Sindh for a 48-hour period, commencing from Saturday morning. The decision, attributed to low pressure and shortages within the gas system, aligns with the approved gas sales agreement for industrial clients,…

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Gas Price Hike Hits Unprotected Consumers Hard

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In line with the federal cabinet’s decision, the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has announced a significant increase in natural gas prices effective from February 1, 2024, with unprotected consumers facing the brunt of the hike. Protected consumers will experience a gradual increase in tariff slabs, ranging from Rs. 80 to Rs. 100 per Million British Thermal Units (MMBtu),…

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Regulator Reduces RLNG Prices for February Due to Lower International Prices

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In response to significant system losses and decreasing international prices, the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has announced a reduction in the sale price of Regasified Liquefied Natural Gas (RLNG) for Sui Southern Gas Company Ltd (SSGCL) and Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Ltd (SNGPL) for the current month, effective Feb 1. This marks the second consecutive month of decline…

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PM gives green light for PARCO MD hiring

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Summary sent to cabinet for formal approval of MD’s appointment ISLAMABAD: Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaarul Haq Kakar has given the green light to appoint Irteza Qureshi as the new regular managing director of Pak Arab Refinery Limited (Parco). He is currently working as the deputy managing director (DMD). According to sources, eight potential candidates had been shortlisted during the first…

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Sale of natural gas: Ogra grants licence to SSGC’s subsidiary

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KARACHI: The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has granted a licence to SSGC Alternate Energy (Private) Limited (SSGC-AE) to undertake the regulated activity of the sale of natural gas/RLNG to its customers in accordance with the terms and conditions given in the licence. SSGC announces 48-hour gas holiday for all industries The SSGC Alternate Energy (Private) Limited is a…

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SSGC clarifies board issues

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KARACHI: The Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGC) said the election process of its board of directors has been delayed several times due to various reasons at the Petroleum Division level. “Detailed correspondence has been shared between SSGC and Petroleum Division, seeking clarification and path forward in this regard. Response was also obtained from SECP, where needed and detailed exchanges…

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Gas woes paralyse industries

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Shortage disrupts operations, imperils export orders; govt, SSGC urged to intervene KARACHI: A critical shortage of natural gas accompanied by perilously low pressure is wreaking havoc on industrial production, leading to delays in export orders worth millions of US dollars and escalating the overall cost of doing business, according to distressed exporters. They are urgently calling on the government and…

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