Tribal Electricity Supply Company (Tesco) has electrified 1,511 villages in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata), increasing the number of consumers to 293,956. The total electricity demand for Fata is 616 MW whereas the installed capacity is 522 MW.


Revenue collected under the Forest Development Fund (FDF) for forest management is lying unutilised since 2002 due to

The government of NWFP is likely to sell the 18-mega watt electricity of the under construction Pehur Hydro Power Project (PHPP), District Swabi to private sector, sources told Business Recorder on Wednesday. The matter had been discussed in a meeting of Provincial Committee on Investment (PCOI), headed by the Chief Minister NWFP.

As militants disrupt power supply to nearly seventy per cent population of the provincial capital, power authorities remain clueless about how to ensure an alternative power supply system to the metropolitan.

Mighty towers on Sheikh Mohammadi transmission line, which bring electricity from Tarbela Power House to the 2.3 million consumers of the NWFP, are at risk most of the time owing to growing subversive activities, virtually turning it into another Sui.