Asad says govt to promote renewable energy

Asad says govt to promote renewable energy

F.P. Report

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minster for Finance Asad Umar has said that government is keen to promote clean and renewable sources of energy.

He was talking to a three members delegation of China presided by Qin Goubin, CEO of South Asia Investment which called on him on Wednesday in his office.

Asad Umar told the delegation that the newly elected government wants all projects under the energy corridor to complete on time and all possible support in this regard will be provided to the investors.

He assured the delegation that any obstacles in the implementation of these projects will be resolved on priority basis.

Goubin briefed the Minister that their Company has been working on Wind and Solar energy generation for many years. In Pakistan it is working on Karot hydropower station in the Kashmir region in cooperation with International Finance Corporation (IFC).

Goubin also said that the cooperation between Pakistan and Chinese energy producer will further strengthen during the term of new government.


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