Department of Environmental & Alternate Energy

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Sindh Environmental Protection Agency

Its main functions include:

  • Monitoring and regulating agency
  • Responsible for enforcement of Pakistan Environmental Protection Act (PEPA) 1997
  • Enforce National Environmental Quality Standards (NEQS)
  • Implement Self Monitoring & Reporting Tool (SMART)
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Advise and coordinate with the government, NGOs etc. on preventive measures for abatement of pollution.
  • Assist local authorities and government departments to implement schemes for proper disposal of wastes to ensure compliance with NEQS
  • Enhance awareness among general public.
  • Conduct research and studies on different environmental issues.
  • Attend to public complaints on environmental issues.
  • Carry out any other task related to environment assigned by the government.


Alternative Energy Wing

Established in October 2002 and its mandate includes: 

  • To promote in the province of Sindh alternative energy from all natural sources such as sunlight, wind, water, bio-mass and ocean waves.
  • To assess technical and economical potential for alternative energy sources.
  • Disseminate information on alternative energy sources to the public and communities, private and public sector organizations
  • Advise the Sindh Government on policies, rules and regulations pertaining to the promotion of alternative energy



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