Rs 410 Billion Reserved For Energy Projects in FY 2016-17, June 02,’16

The Federation in Pakistan has reserved Rs. 410 billion for energy projects in the financial year 2016-17. Meanwhile, the government has reserved Rs 60 billion for three Liquefied Natural Gas-fired plants, Rs 61 billion for Neelum Jhelum hydro-power project while Rs 42 billion for Dasu power project.

Furthermore, the government has set aside Rs 16 billion for Tarbela Fourth Extension Hydro Power Project while recommendation of spending Rs 22 billion on Chashma Nuclear Project III and IV has been tabled by authorities concerned. The Rs. 31 billion have reportedly, reserved for Water and Power division, Rs 32 billion for Diamer-Bhasha Dam, Rs 22 billion for Chashma coal project and Rs 2 billion for Gomal Zam Dam.

Mamnoon asks Saudis to invest in Pakistan

Thenews, Apr 06,’16

The Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain has urged upon Saudi investors to invest in Pakistan’s energy infrastructure and agriculture sectors. In a meeting with Saudi parliamentary delegation led by Dr Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al Sheikh Chairman of the Shura Council at Aiwan-i-Sadr, the president said business-friendly environment in the country had encouraged foreign investment.

Civil Works and pipe Installation of Water Supply Projects in Ethiopia

Bidders invited for Civil Works and pipe Installation of Water Supply Projects in Ethiopia

Promoter:  The SNNPR-Gamo Gofa Zone WME Dept

Status: Tenders invited

Location: Gamo Gofa Zone

The SNNPR-Gamo Gofa Zone WME Dept invites eligible contractors of specified grades and categories for small works contract civil works and pipe installation of:

  1. Garbanssa Soroge Project, Bonke Woreda, GC-6 with WWC-6 or WWc-6 and above
  2. Garo Korpha Project, Uba Debre Tsehay Woreda, GC-5 with WWC-5 or WWC-5 and above
  3. Toba Bokire Project, Melo Koza Woreda, GC-5with WWC-5 or WWC-5 and above
  4. Zulamo Project, Dita Woreda, GC-6 with WWC-6 or WWC-6 and above
  5. Kamo Shomba Project, Oyda Woreda, GC-6 with WWC-6 or WWC-6 and above

The last date for submission of bid is 30th calendar day of this announcement. This tender has been published on March 12 2016.

Contact: Zonal Finance and Economy Department. Ethiopia. Tel : 046 881 48 41/046 881 01 88


Nepal likely to seek concessional loan for 1200 MW hydro project from China

Onlinekhabar, Mar 11,’16

The Nepal Energy Ministry has requested the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to propose to the Chinese government that concessional loan be given to Nepal to construct the 1200 MW Budhigandaki hydro project. Energy ministry sources say if the proposal is approved, the issue will figure during bilateral talks when Prime Minister KP Oli visits China later this month. The Nepal government has also sent a proposal to seek Chinese funding for Kimathanka Arun and Sunkoshi III.

Tender Invited for Supply of Steel Poles and Electric Towers For Eucl

International invited for Supply Of Steel Poles And Electric Towers For Energy Utility Corporation Ltd

Company: Energy Utility Corporation Ltd

Location: Rwanda

Energy Utility Corporation Ltd (EUCL), one of the subsidiaries of Rwanda Energy Group invites bids for the supply of steel poles and electric towers for EUCL. Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding in accordance with the Procurement Procedures Manual of REG/EUCL as modified to date.  The last date for bids submission is March 17 2016

Contact: Mr. Eric Bugingo, Head of Procurement Management, EUCL Head OfficeKN82 ST3, Nyarugenge District, Kigali City, and P.O. Box 5634 Kigali, Rwanda.

Email:, and

Tel: + (250) (0)252573666,

Fax: + (250) (0)252573802.