K-Electric Holds 111th Annual General Meeting

Karachi, October 13, 2021 (PPI-OT): K-Electric (KE) held its 111th Annual General Meeting (AGM) for FY 2021. With the on-going COVID-19 pandemic, the AGM was hosted virtually. The meeting was chaired by Shan Ashary – Chairman of the KE Board, with Moonis Alvi – Chief Executive Officer, KE also in attendance, along with Aamir Ghaziani – Chief Financial Officer, Rizwan Pesnani – Chief Risk OfficRead More…

NEPRA under its CSR Drive ‘Power with Prosperity’ brings together Akhuwat, KE, and Engro for Collaboration to Make Solar Energy More Accessible for the Underserved Communities of Pakistan

Islamabad, October 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): To help reduce energy poverty and make solar power more accessible especially for the unserved and underserved communities of Pakistan, NEPRA under its CSR drive “Power with Prosperity” has brought Akhuwat Islamic Finance (AIM), K-Electric and Engro Energy together who all signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today at NEPRA HQ, to offer interest-free microfinance loans Read More…

K-Electric Launches Mobile Health Vaccination Units for a COVID-Free Pakistan

Karachi, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT): Committed to supporting the fight against COVID-19, K-Electric has launched a fleet of Mobile Health Vaccination Units to facilitate access to vaccines in communities across Karachi and its adjoining areas. These Mobile Health Vaccination Units are a collaboration between the Government of Sindh, K-Electric, and HANDS, a leading non-profit organization in Pakistan. The fleet was Read More…

Chairman NEPRA Commends Graduation of KE’s First Women Certified Electricians Cohort

Karachi, September 17, 2021 (PPI-OT):On a visit to K-Electric, Chairman NEPRA Mr. Tauseef H. Farooqi presided over the graduation of Pakistan’s first cohort of certified women electricians. The ceremony was also attended by Mr. Rafique Ahmad Shaikh, Vice Chairman, Mr. Maqsood Anwar Khan, Member, and Ms. Huma Zafar, Consultant CSR from the Authority. This program, launched as a collaboration between K-Electric and HRead More…

K-Electric Announces Financial Results for FY 2021: Profitability Improves, Circular Debt Remains a Challenge

Karachi, September 13, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Board of Directors of K-Electric Limited in its meeting held on September 10, 2021 at KE Head Office, approved the financial results for the year ended on 30 June 2021. During the period, driven by investments of around PKR 81 Billion across the power value chain supplemented by improved economic conditions and revival of economic activity post the COVID-19 lockdown, as well Read More…

K-Electric Pioneers the Launch of WhatsApp Service for Customer Convenience in the Power Sector

Karachi, September 13, 2021 (PPI-OT): K-Electric continues to leverage technology and digitization in its business operations with a focus on enhancing customer experience and offering them greater convenience. Another milestone was achieved in this regard as KE became the first power utility to launch a WhatsApp Service for residential customers in Karachi and adjoining areas.
The 24/7 service has been launched to pRead More…

K-Electric Teams Work Swiftly to Restore Power Supply to Karachi

Karachi, September 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):KE teams remained active to restore power supply to Karachi following a tripping in the EHT transmission line which caused a disconnection between KE and NTDC circuits. This tripping was caused by a lightning strike on the NTDC’s 220 kV Jamshoro circuit.
KE’s power plants continued to operate in island mode which enabled swift restoration of power to Karachi. Restoration efforRead More…

K-Electric ready to facilitate customers during 9th and 10th Muharram

Karachi, August 20, 2021 (PPI-OT):As part of its plan to facilitate its valued consumers on the occasion of Muharram-ul- Haram, K-Electric has announced that it will undertake all efforts to maintain an uninterrupted supply of power at major locations on the 9th and 10th of Muharram.
The utility has established Regional Command and Control Centers and positioned resources at the Commissioner of Karachi’s Control RoRead More…

ACCA Confers K-Electric Highest Status for Approved Employer Program

Karachi, July 29, 2021 (PPI-OT): K-Electric has recently been awarded with the highest status (Platinum) for trainee development stream by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) for its globally recognized “Approved Employer Programme”.
This recognition by the global body for professional accountants is an acknowledgement that K-Electric maintains high standards of their staff’s training and Read More…

Power Supply Continues To KWSB

Karachi, July 15, 2021 (PPI-OT):K-Electric remains committed to powering the city of Karachi and especially the strategic installations that provide essential services to its citizens. These include hospitals, Karachi International Airport, and most importantly the pumping stations of Karachi Water and Sewerage Board located at Dhabeji and Gharo.
Recent reports of breakdowns at the pumping station are being associateRead More…