Installation of solar powered lights ordered

May 22, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Karachi: Electrical & Mechanical Department of the city government has been directed to carry out installation work of solar powered lights and LED lights along all big roads and corridors of the city.

A complete survey of big roads and corridors in different areas should be conducted and faulty streets lights should repaired, said KMC Administrator Syed Hashim Raza Zaidi while issuing directives to the officials about uplift works in the city on Wednesday.

Policy for saving energy and usage of alternate energy is being adopted in whole world which give best results, therefore, we would also have to find out sources to deal with energy crisis like other developed cities of the world in which solar powered lights are on top of the list.

Administrator Karachi said that usage of solar powered lights in organization should be enhanced and solar powered lights along with corridors should be installed in parks and play grounds.