Power Suspension For Malakand Region – PESCO Notification

The Malakand region’s numerous grid stations are undergoing maintenance, and Peshawar Electric Supplies Company (PESCO) has announced a suspension of electricity supply as a result. According to a press release from WAPDA House on Friday, customers of the 11 KV feeders connected to the 132 KV Warsak Power House grid will experience inconveniences on the … Read more

PESCO Notifies Power Suspension on 27 January 2023

The 220 KV Shahi Bagh Grid Station will be without electricity from 8 A.M. to 4 P.M., leading to energy rationing on 132 KV Shabqadar, Tangi, Rajjar, Charssada, and 66 KV Ghallani and Lakkari grids linked to 11 KV feeders. The 132 KV Tank Grid Station will also be de-energized from 9:30 A.M. to 3:30 P.M, … Read more

PESCO Chief Vows To Restore Power Supply To Industrial Units

The Chief Executive Officer of Pesco, Arif Khan Sadozai, has promised that once the necessary legal formalities have been fulfilled, power will be restored to industrial units that have had their connections cut off. At a gathering of industrialists from Provincially Administered Tribal Areas (PATA) at the Regional Office of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers … Read more

NEPRA Hints At Tariff Hike

On Wednesday, the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) suggested that there may be an increase of RS0.50 per unit in power tariffs for the 2nd quarterly adjustment of the fiscal year 2022-23. A public hearing was conducted by Nepra to consider this increase, with Chairman Engineer Taseef H. Farooqui and Nepra members present. DISCOs … Read more

PHC Stops FPA Charges Collection

In a recent ruling, the Peshawar High Court (PHC) prohibited the relevant departments from collecting fuel price adjustment (FPA) charges from consumers. A division bench of the PHC consisting of Justice Roohul Amin and Justice Shahid Khan heard the arguments. Consequently, the bench issued notices to Wapda and Pesco prohibiting them from collecting FPA as … Read more

PESCO Notifies Power Suspension In Peshawar

The Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO) has announced that several areas in the region will experience power outages from February 11 to February 28 due to maintenance work. On February 11, 14, and 18, power supply from the 132 KV Jamrud Grid Station will be suspended from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., causing inconvenience to … Read more

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif Approves Bifurcation Of PESCO

The Power Division has announced that the Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO) will be split into two separate firms, PESCO and HAZECO, to improve operational efficiency, and customer service, and reduce line losses. PESCO will encompass six circles including Peshawar, Khyber, Swat, Bannu, Mardan, and Swabi, while HAZECO will include the Hazara-I and Hazara-II Circles. … Read more

Lachi Residents Protest Power Outages

Residents of the Darmalak area in Lachi Tehsil staged a demonstration against the Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO) on Wednesday for subjecting them to long hours of power outages. Local body councilors Ashiq Nawaz and Noor Rehman said the frequent breakdowns in the Chamba Gul feeder were responsible for the power outages. They said outages … Read more

Power Thieves Attacked on PESCO Team

A drive against the illegal use of electricity has been started many years ago by the Chief Executive of PESCO. This drive aims to provide the legal use of electricity to its consumers. If somebody is caught red-handed, strict action will be taken against that party and if some other is involved in it he … Read more

Power Supply Restored In Flood Hit Areas In KP

The minister spoke in a press conference after presiding over a high-level meeting regarding flood damages to electricity infrastructure, including grid stations, feeders, transmission lines, and poles. As part of the rehabilitation and reconstruction of flood-affected areas in K-P, the Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO) and the Tribal Electric Supply Company (TESCO) are working together … Read more