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cutting off the electric current on certain lines when the demand becomes greater than the supply

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HYDERABAD -- The President of Hyderabad Chamber of Small Traders and Small Industry (HCSTSI) Mohammad Akram Ansari has said that the business community will experience lots of inconvenience as a result of eleven hours long load-shedding in industrial areas as announced by Hyderabad Electric Supply Company (HESCO) during the month of Ramzan.
According to a statement issued by PESCO here on Wednesday, the company was striving its best to facilitate customers and provide relief to people by resudcing load-shedding to the possible minimum level in all parts of the province of Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa.
This project will provide real-time access to electricity load data to managers of Pakistan's electricity grid and help LESCO overcome unscheduled load-shedding," said Consul General Fite.
This would resultantly reap benefits for them as their load-shedding would eventually cease to exist, the statement added.
The Minister said our first target is to end unscheduled load-shedding and adhere to the scheduled load-shedding.
He said that a comprehensive policy will be drawn after the budget session to end the unannounced and unequal load-shedding in the country.
He said, despite announcement by the Federal Minister for Energy of ending load-shedding in the country and switching off only those feeders which have line losses, six hours load shedding was being observed in all feeders of Hyderabad by HESCO
He said terrorism and load-shedding were legacies of Musharraf and Zardari's era.
There would be no load-shedding at 5,297 feeders out of total 8,600.
With load-shedding ongoing, PM orders performance probe
PESHAWAR:Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) government has fulfilled yet another promise of load-shedding free Pakistan by adding thousands of megawatt electricity in national grid, which would bolster economic development and provide much needed relief to industrial and domestic consumers.
It is vital to mention here that on Monday PM Nawaz Sharif issued directions that Power load-shedding across the country will be reduced to half from Tuesday.
Eskom, South Africa s power utility has started to implement Stage Two load-shedding citing shortage of generation capacity.
We have no option but to manage the shortfall by load-shedding until weather conditions change and power consumption is reduced," he added.
Hathaway Corporation (NASDAQ: HATH) today announced that its subsidiary, Hathaway Industrial Automation (HIA), located in Baltimore, was awarded a contract in the amount of $340,000 to supply a computer-based load-shedding and protection system to San Diego Gas & Electric Company.