Governor Punjab Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar says efforts are underway to convert universities across the province on solar energy.
He was addressing the inaugural ceremony of a Solar Wall at University of Engineering and Technology in Lahore today (Monday).
He said schools and government departments will also be converted to solar energy in the province.
Chaudhary Sarwar said reducing the cost of power generation is important to make industry competitive in the global market.
He stressed the need for boosting business activities and strengthening institutions to revive economy of the country.
The Governor said government has also fixed a target to ensure provision of clean drinking water in the educational institutes.
Source: Radio Pakistan