Daily Archives: January 18, 2009


ISLAMABAD: HESCO signs first wind project with Turkish firm 6

By Ijaz Kakakhel An agreement for wind power generation worth $130 million is signed between Hyderabad Electric Supply Corporation (HESCO) and Turkish company Zorlu Enerji. Both the companies signed the energy purchase agreement for purchase of 6MW electricity generated at the company’s facility in Jhimpir. The project would bring $130 […]


Cholesterol levels may not measure cardiac risk

Nearly three-quarters of patients hospitalised for heart attacks had cholesterol levels indicating they were not at high risk for cardiovascular trouble, a new, nationwide study shows. The finding points to the possibility that current guidelines on cholesterol levels should be changed, said study author Dr Gregg C Fonarow, a professor […]