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Rivers Flows and Reservoirs Level Report April 16, 2014 – Press Note issued by Water and Power Development Authority

April 16, 2014 | General

Lahore, April 16, 2014 (PPI-OT): Following is the text of press note issued by Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Quote The position of the river inflows/outflows and the reservoirs […]

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Rivers Flows and Reservoirs Level Report – Press Note issued by Water and Power Development Authority

April 24, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, April 24, 2013 (PPI-OT):  The position of the river inflows/outflows and the reservoirs levels today is as under: Rivers Inflows (In Cusecs) Outflows  (In Cusecs) Remarks Indus at Tarbela 31600 40000 Mean flows of 24 hours Kabul At Nowshera 33300 33300 Mean Flows of 24 hrs. Jhelum at Mangla 37100 40000 Mean flows of […]

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Satpara Power House starts electricity generation

April 19, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, April 19, 2013 (PPI-OT): Power House No. 3 of Satpara Dam Project with installed capacity of 2360 kilowatt (KW) today has started power generation. The under-construction Power House No. 4 with an installed capacity of 1400 KW is also scheduled to go into operation by the end of this month. With completion of these […]

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Water and Power Development Authority’s clarification regarding role being played by Chairman as Coordinator of Power Sector

April 10, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, April 10, 2013 (PPI-OT): Clarifying a news item broadcasting in a section of electronic media, a spokesman of WAPDA has said that the Chairman WAPDA in his capacity as Coordinator of Power Sector played a leading role in improving the power situation in the country. He further said that power generation as well as […]

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Electric Power Situation – Press Note issued by Water and Power Development Authority

April 6, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, April 06, 2013 (PPI-OT): Following is the text of press note issued by Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Quote Power Generation 8590 MW Demand 12490 MW Shortfall 3900 MW Hydel 2100 MW IPPs 4790 MW GENCOs 1700 MW Export to KESC 600 MW For more information, contact: Muhammad Abid Rana Director Public Relations […]

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Chairman Water and Power Development Authority presides over meeting of Selection Board for promotion of officers

April 3, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, April 03, 2013 (PPI-OT): Taking notice of the stuck up promotions of officers for quite a long time, Chairman WAPDA Syed Raghib Abbas Shah presided over a meeting of Senior Selection Board as per his promise for taking up the promotions on priority. The meeting, held here at WAPDA House, was attended by Managing […]

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March 14, 2013 | Government Institutions

Karachi, March 14, 2013 (PPI-OT): Engr. Tariq Hameed, Ex Chairman WAPDA and Minister of Water and Power inaugurated the 13th National Conference on Geotechnical Engineering at Wapda House Auditorium in Lahore on Thursday, March 14, 2013. The Conference has been jointly organized by Wapda and Pakistan Geotechnical Engineering Society (PGES). PGES is an elite body […]

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Water sector projects vital for sustained economic development, poverty reduction and social uplift

January 11, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, January 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Raghib Shah has said that water sector projects are vital for sustained economic development, poverty reduction and social uplift in the country, particularly the remote areas of Gilgit-Baltistan. He expressed these views in a meeting today with Gilgit-Baltistan Chief Minister Syed […]

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Warsak Dam Benefits Raised to $ 5.8 billion

Lahore, June 27, 2012 (PPI-OT): How much beneficial the water sector projects have been for the country could be assessed from the fact that the Warsak Dam, constructed at a cost of US$ 109.35 million, has provided the benefits worth US$ 5.8 billion to the nation so far. The canal system of Warsak Dam Project […]

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PPI Original Text (PPI-OT) – Rivers Flows and Reservoirs Level Report – Press Note issued by Water and Power Development Authority

Lahore, May 15, 2012 (PPI-OT) – The position of the river inflows/outflows and the reservoirs levels today is as under: Rivers Inflows Outflows Remarks (In Cusecs) (In Cusecs) Indus at Tarbela  44800 44100 Mean flows of 24 hours Kabul At Nowshera  32400  32400 Mean Flows of 24 hrs. Indus at Chashma  83700 80000  Mean Flows […]

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Thunder, lightning causes malfunctioning in on-trial unit of Jinnah Project

Lahore: The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) spokesperson stated that malfunctioning occurred in Unit No. 2 of the under-construction Jinnah Hydropower Project this afternoon reportedly due to thunder and lightning. The unit was on its test run for the last one week and was yet to be formally commissioned. The spokesperson said that […]

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World Bank to provide $ 850 million for Tarbela 4th Extension Project

[ 0 ] April 5, 2012 | Support Services

Lahore: The World Bank will provide about US $ 850 million for Tarbela 4th Extension Project. The project expected to be completed in four years, will generate 1410 MW electricity. After completion of Tarbela 4th Extension Project, the generation capacity of Tarbela Power Station will rise to the tune of 4888 MW. This was stated […]

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