Federal Minister for Energy and Power Umar Ayub has said that the government’s measures have reduced the tariffs of IPPs. The former government has given priority to generating electricity from imported fuels.
Addressing the inauguration ceremony of the solar project, Federal Minister for Energy Umar Ayub said that if corruption is eradicated from the country, then everything else will be fixed automatically. The government in Lebanon resigned because there was corruption there, Imran Khan said, investment in Pakistan is coming, it will create jobs.
He said that government initiatives have reduced the tariffs of IPPs, which has been achieved in the last two years, which has brought down the power generation from solar energy. The former government preferred to generate electricity from imported fuels. Yes, the government has improved the power transmission system, increased the capacity of the power transmission system to 24,000 MW, the target is to get 8,000 MW of electricity from alternative sources by 2025.
Omar Ayub said that PPP had left 2 months of exchange for the PML-N government. During the coronavirus, a province had a complete lockdown. Even in the NCOC meeting, there was talk of a complete lockdown on a daily basis. Unaware of the effects of lockdown, the world is adopting smart lockdown while appreciating Pakistan’s strategy.