During the second government of Benazir some independent power plants were set up.Had they not been setup then we would have had a much bigger crisis with life almost coming to a standstill.Pakistan has been facing an unprecedented energy crisis since the last few years. Those without generators and UPS faced tremendous problems.The prices of both continued to increase due to a sharp increase in their demand.On top of that the government which talked about Pakistan’s supposedly booming economy failed to understand the gravity of the situation.General Musharraf (R) after becoming Chief Executive used to talk about building dams especially Kalabagh Dam.The purpose of this study is to analyze the nature of this crisis and to propose some short-term as well as long-term solutions to this problem. I have done my best to conclude and sketch up some recommendations in the light of identified hurdles in the way of implementing the appropriate solution to our problem.My study finds some major wholes in our system if they are covered up we can not only overcome the deficiency of electricity in our systems but also we can be able to export it to our neighboring countries.
Also I emphasized on some prospective alternatives to our electricity production that are cheaper and they provide more cleanly electric energy as compared to fossil fuel run energy plants. During the peak crisis there was a power outage of 3-4 hours everyday.Nations of the world which have their own reserves are not supplying energy resources anymore; only the old contracts made decades ago are active.Airplanes, trains, cars, motorbikes, buses and trucks, all modes of transportation are coming to a stand still.They are cheap and quick methods for producing electricity.Pakistan is a very blessed country because solar energy is available in most cities all year round similarly wind energy is readily available in the coastal areas.Disclaimer: This work has been submitted by a student.This is not an example of the work produced by our Essay Writing Service.Energy Crisis in Pakistan is one of the severe challenges the country is facing today.Electricity, gas, water, fuel is essential part of our daily life and its outage has severely affected the economy and overall living of ours.You can view samples of our professional work here.Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of UK Essays.