K-Electric
BUSINESS

Maximum relief to be provided to consumers during summer: K-Electric

KARACHI – Continuing its tradition, K-Electric will provide maximum relief to its consumers at Sehr and Iftar times during the upcoming holy month of Ramadan. The power utility has taken various measures during the last year to further enhance the reliability and availability of power supply including addition of 50MW through a solar-based IPP while […]

K Electric
BUSINESS

KE’s receivables surge to PKR 158.8 Billion

KARACHI – The outstanding receivables due to K-Electric (KE) have ballooned to a massive PKR 158.8 Bn on account of outstanding payments from various Federal and Provincial public sector entities including Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) which owes PKR 31.9 Bn and miscellaneous others, said a statement released by the power utility on April […]

KARACHI ELECTRICITY
HEADLINE KARACHI

Karachi will be getting additional electricity this summer

Federal Power Minister Omar Ayub Khan has announced that Karachi will be given an additional 300 megawatts. We will fulfill all the power requirements of the residents of the city no matter what, the minister told the media in Islamabad on Friday. He said the government will fulfill the K-Electric’s demand for additional electricity. It […]

BUSINESS HEADLINE

KE’s diversity best practices highlighted at WePOWER, Nepal

KARACHI – A K-Electric delegation represented Pakistan at the first regional conference of the Women in Power Sector Network in South Asia (WePOWER) forum, held in Kathmandu, Nepal. The conference was organized by the World Bank, with support from the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP), Asian Development Bank (ADB), Australian AID and Australia Department […]

Bankislami
BANKING

Bankislami first Islamic Bank become part of K-Electric’s Centralized Billing Mechanism

KARACHI –BankIslami Pakistan Limited (BankIslami) has entered into an agreement with K-Electric Limited (KE) to enrol in their Centralized Billing Mechanism (CBM). By signing the agreement, BankIslami becomes the first Islamic bank to enter this program. The signing ceremony was held at BankIslami head office, attended by Mr. Farooq Anwar, Head of Operations, BankIslami, Sadarudin Pyar […]

KE AND NIP
BUSINESS

KE, NIP sign MoU for development of power infrastructure at Bin Qasim Industrial Park

KARACHI – Aimed at facilitating Bin Qasim Industrial Park’s anticipated additional power requirement in view of the ongoing phase II development of the project, K-Electric and National Industrial Parks Development & Management Company (NIP) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding today. The MoU was signed by Moonis Alvi, CEO K-Electric, and Rizwan Bhatti, CEO NIP, […]

K-Electric
BUSINESS

K-Electric’s customer-centric initiatives for industries highlighted

KARACHI – K-Electric’s customer-centric initiatives for industries were highlighted during the Sindh Doing Business Reforms Exhibition II organized by the Sindh Investment Department in conjunction with the World Bank at a local hotel today. Aimed at facilitating industrial customers, K-Electric has simplified certain requirements to ease the process of acquiring new power connections as well as […]

K Electric
BUSINESS

K-Electric’s Facilitation Camps Continue in Full Swing; Over 100,000 Customers Registered

KARACHI – In the weeks since K-Electric’s announcement of a massive non-discriminatory crackdown against power-theft and defaulters, more than a hundred thousand customers have visited KE’s customer facilitation camps and Customer Care Centres to benefit from the convenient payment plans and apply for regularized new connections. In the larger interest of its customers, K-Electric has also […]

BUSINESS HEADLINE

K-Electric Board elects Ikram Sehgal new Chairman

KARACHI – K-Electric (KE) Board of Directors today elected Ikram Sehgal as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors with immediate effect. Ikram Sehgal succeeds Tayyab Tareen who resigned from the role today. The Board expressed its fullest appreciation to Tareen for his constructive leadership and contribution to the company’s successful turnaround. Outgoing Chairman, […]

KATI AND K-ELECTRIC
BUSINESS HEADLINE

K-Electric vows to resolve industry’s issue till March – KATI

KARACHI – A meeting of Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (KATI) and officials of K-Electric held at KATI, headquarters here, to discuss complains and issues pertaining electric supply and maintenance. President KATI Danish Khan, Senior Vice President Faraz-ur-Rehman, Chairman & CEO KITE Zubair Chhaya, Chairman K-Electric Standing Committee Najmul Arfeen, S.M Yahya, Ehteshamuddin, Sheikh […]