ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry revealed on Monday that two major solar panel manufacturing companies have agreed to set up plants in the country.
Taking a jibe at ongoing political scenario of the country, the minister announced another milestone of incumbent government.
He wrote, “I am happy to announce that world’s two major solar companies’ plants are being set up in Pakistan.”
سیاسی تماشبینی میں اچھی خبریں تو کھو جاتی ہیں پھر بھی مجھے بہت خوشی کہ دینا کی دو بڑی کمپنیاں سولر پینل بنانے کے پلانٹس پاکستان میں لگا رہی ہیں اور چین کی بیٹری بنانیوالی دوسری بڑی کمپنی پاکستان میں Lithium بیٹری بنانے کا کارخانہ لگائے گی، بیٹری پر بسیں بھی پاکستان میں بنیں گی
— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) October 28, 2019
The federal minister also revealed that second largest Lithium battery producing company of China will start their workshop in the country as well.
According to his recent statement, Pakistan will also make lithium battery powered buses.
It is pertinent to mention that Fawad Chaudhry is currently visiting China where he also met Chinese business leaders and other officials.
The officials of the China Machinery Engineering Corporation also met with the federal minister where both parties held discussion regarding the solar power units manufacturing in Pakistan.
The ministry also revealed about Fawad Chaudhry’s meeting with the well-known Chinese company, Skywell Company.
This meeting was carried out to explore the opportunities of bringing the concept of electric vehicles in the country.
Federal Minister for Science and Technology @fawadchaudhry held meetings with the representatives of the China Machinery Engineering Corporation in Beijing. Collaboration in manufacturing of solar power units in Pakistan and assisstance in ‘agriculture precision’ pledged. pic.twitter.com/uuWV5MMkAp
— Ministry of Science & Technology (@MinistryofST) October 20, 2019
— Ministry of Science & Technology (@MinistryofST) October 21, 2019