Govt focuses to ensure availability, security of sustainable energy

Economic Survey 2018-19

ISLAMABAD, June 10 (APP):As Pakistan energy requirements are increasing rapidly, the government is focused to ensure availability and security of sustainable supply and delivery of energy service along with the development of natural resources and minerals.

According to the Economic Survey Report for Fiscal Year 2018-19, issued on Monday, ensuring energy security with affordability and universal access based on indigenous resources is the goal of the current government,

“Pakistan is blessed with enormous hydro and coal potential, which, if carefully exploited, can ensure our future energy security on long -term basis. Utilizing distributed resources in indigenous capacity while meeting the demands of volatile economic sine curves of growth and development, require a perspective of sustainable energy utility with resilience and adaptive capacity at core and at large,” the survey said.