Category Archives: Infrastructure

When crisis is the new normal, turn aspirations into action

Mother Nature has put on a storming show since late August. While all eyes were on the devastation from Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Hurricane Irma has made landfall in Caribbean and closing in on Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands … Continue reading

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Water, plain and simple

I recently experienced an “Ahaaan!” moment, a refreshing insight into the energy, climate change, green economy (ECGE) nexus which for a long time has been labelled as a carbon management problem. I would like to confess that while taking an … Continue reading

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Fossil Free Energy – Lessons from Danish Initiatives and Outcomes!

Pakistani media is abuzz with a cacophony of energy related investments and projects initiated by the government or sponsored by its allies like China, Russia, Turkey and the U.S┬áto tackle the energy crisis. Understandably Pakistani government’s most of steps are … Continue reading

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Dial “G” for green

Since the early 2000s, Pakistan’s cellular industry has witnessed a tremendous growth. The critical importance of this industry can be judged by the fact that Pakistan has a tele density of over 70%. i.e over a 100 million users. For … Continue reading

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