PAKISTAN SETTING UP WORLD’S BIGGEST SOLAR PARK

Islamabad, – Pakistan is setting up world’s largest 1,000 MW solar park as part of its plans to promote renewable energy. Pakistan has also enacted National Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act 2016 to promote effective conservation and efficient use…

Islamabad, - Pakistan is setting up world's largest 1,000 MW solar park as part of its plans to promote renewable energy.

Pakistan has also enacted National Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act 2016 to promote effective conservation and efficient use of energy, Pakistan's Minister for Climate Change Zahid Hamid said while addressing a press conference.

The minister led a Pakistani delegation to participate in COP22 Conference held in Morocco which provided an opportunity to signify achievements made in addressing climate change, according to Pakistan's (Geo News).

He said the world community was informed that Pakistan's contribution to global warming is minimal, adding, "We emit less than 1 % of total annual global greenhouse gas emissions. Yet we are ranked amongst the top ten countries most vulnerable to climate change."

Source: Qatar News Agency