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  • India court orders shift of crematorium to protect Taj Mahal

    NEW DELHI: India's Supreme Court has ordered the government of Uttar Pradesh state to shift a crematorium located near the Taj Mahal to protect the iconic monument from being affected by smoke...

    The court was acting on a letter from a Supreme Court judge that the white marble mausoleum was under threat of pollution due to smoke and soot emanating from the crematorium...

  • Shanghai Electric gets CCP's approval to acquire K-Electric

    Shanghai Electric Power Co Ltd said on Monday that it had received approval from the Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) to acquire K-Electric Limited...

    The Abraaj Group announced in October that one of its companies, KES Power, had reached an agreement to divest its stake in K-Electric, the country’s largest and only vertically integrated power utility, to Shanghai Electric...

  • K-Electric sells country's largest corporate sukuk

    KARACHI: Karachi-based utility K-Electric has sold 22 billion rupee ($215...

    Proceeds would help refinance debt including around 18 billion rupees of long term loans from the International Finance Corporation and the Asian Development Bank, K-Electric said without giving pricing details...

  • Nepra issues show-cause notice to K-Electric

    ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) issued a show-cause notice to the K-Electric on Friday for “its consistent failure to fulfil service obligations, inability to comply with prudent utility practices” and for misleading the regulator...

  • Shaheer Niazi, the 'electric honeycomb' researcher, aims to bring the Nobel home

    Shaheer Niazi, the 17-year-old Pakistani student who recently surprised much older scientists with his groundbreaking research on electric honeycombs, recounted his journey beginning with the "World Cup of Physics" to being recognised by the Royal Society and the media in DawnNews show 'Newswise' on Friday...

    "We have to add something new [to existing knowledge] to get published and I introduced two new factors in the electric...

  • Index inches up on heavy trading in K-Electric

    The significant feature of the day was the burst of activity in K-Electric...

    The interest of investors in the utility was sparked after a TV channel attributed a comment to the privatisation minister and Sindh governor pertaining to an imminent takeover of K-Electric by Shanghai Electric...

  • BMW gears up to mass produce electric cars by 2020

    FRANKFURT: Germany’s BMW is gearing up to mass produce electric cars by 2020 and will to have 12 different models by 2025, it said on Thursday, as traditional manufacturers race to catch up with US electric car pioneer Tesla...

    Car buyers shunned electric vehicles because of their high cost and limited operating range until Tesla unveiled the Model S in 2012, a car that cracked the 200 mile (322 km) range barrier on a single charge......

  • China sets target for electric car quota but delays rollout

    China has stepped up pressure on automakers to accelerate development of electric cars by raising the first-year target for a planned system of production quotas but delayed its roll out from next year until 2019...

    China has the world's most aggressive government plans to promote electric cars...

  • Road map to bring electric vehicles to local roads

    KARACHI: The Ministry of Science and Technology has taken the initiative for “engineering foresight” to gear up auto assemblers and parts makers for new challenges, especially electric vehicles (EVs)...

    The volumes are low in Pakistan but there is a need to start working on capacity building for institutions so that in future the country is well placed in adopting new technologies of electric vehicles and has the human resources to...

  • Renault wants half its cars to be electric or hybrid in 2022

    French car maker Renault said on Friday that half of its models will be electric or hybrid by 2022 and it's investing heavily in “robo-vehicles” with increasing degrees of autonomy...

    As regulators crack down on emissions from combustion engines and as drivers seek cars that can do more by themselves, Ghosn wants to position Renault as a major player in mass-market electric and driverless cars...

  • How electric cars can create the biggest disruption since iPhone

    Electric cars, with a little help from ride-hailing and self-driving technology, could be about to pull the same trick on Big Oil...

    The culmination of these technologies — autonomous electric cars available on demand — could transform how people travel and confound predictions that battery-powered vehicles will have a limited impact on oil demand in the coming decades...

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