TITLE

Loan aids Pakistan's green plan

AUTHOR(S)
Soh Hui, Cheok; Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;12/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 47, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the efforts of Pakistan to develop renewable energy resources. The country's plan to develop renewable energy received a boost through a $510 million multi-tranche loan from the Asian Development Bank. Pakistan is looking to reduce its dependency on oil imports by increasing the use of water, wind, solar and biomass to generate power.
ACCESSION #
23578697

 

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