Universities to get solar energy facility

Staff Reporter

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has started shifting public sector’s universities of the province to solar energy in order to provide them inexpensive and uninterrupted power supply.

A meeting in this regard was held at the University of Engineering Peshawar, which was attended by Special Assistant to Chief Minister on Higher Education Kamran Bangash, Adviser to Chief Minister Himayatullah Khan on Energy and Power and the Vice Chancellor UET Peshawar.

Kamran said that other nine public universities would also be solarized on UET model.

Under the leadership of Chief Minister Mahmood Khan, the mission would strengthen the universities by providing them with a smooth power supply.