load shedding


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load shedding

n
(Electrical Engineering) the act or practice of temporarily reducing the supply of electricity to an area to avoid overloading the generators
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PESHAWAR -- The Spokesman of PESCO here Tuesday clarified that no unscheduled load shedding was being carried out in any part of the province and the company was doing all its best to provide smooth energy supply to consumers.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for water and power Khawaja Asif has termed the reports about undeclared load shedding as baseless and unfounded saying overall electricity shortfall stands at 4642 megawatt in the country.
PESHAWAR -- The PESCO authorities here Monday notified additional load shedding for 15 days starting from November 2 due to dehydration of power transformer at 132 KV Peshawar Industrial Grid Station.
PESHAWAR -- The PESCO Spokesmnan here Wednesday said no unscheduled load shedding is being carried out in any part of the province despite a short fall of 500 megawatt.
Islamabad -- Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed federal minister for water and power Khawaja Asif to ensure implementation of directives on elimination of unannounced load shedding across the country.
BARA -- Residents of Mullagori area of Jamrud tehsil demanded to end 22 hours prolonged load shedding in the area because it makes life more miserable.
As result additional load shedding would be carried out despite of routine load shedding at 11 KV Nothia, Sunehri Masjid,Landi Arbab-2,Abaseen,PAF,Industrial, Shiekh Muhamadi, CivilQuarters, Murshadabad, Banamari, Kohat Road and Gulberg feeders .
PESHAWAR -- Residents of Waliabad, Abdara has been facing 18 hours long massive load shedding and extreme shortage of water in mosques and houses due to power outage, Bahadar Khan a resident of Waliabad said.
To a question, they said a uniform schedule of load shedding of electricity was being implemented throughout the country.
BANNU -- Member Provincial Assembly Fakhar Azam and Tehsil Nazim Domail Fida Muhammad Khan along with people reached Grid Station and protested against the prolonged unscheduled load shedding in the area here on Thursday.
The blockage of roads and attack on Pesco installations is not solution of problem of load shedding rather removal of direct hooks and payment of electricity bills is the only way to address this issue.
PESHAWAR -- In the context of protest organized by people of Bashirabad and adjacent areas against load shedding, Pesco clarified that Pesco is not carrying any additional or unscheduled load shedding anywhere in the Province including Bashirabad.