USAID to Help Karachi Board Improve Water Infrastructure

15 Jul 2013 by Local Press Report

The United States government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)’s Power Distribution Program is helping Karachi Water and Sewage Board (KW&SB) in improving infrastructure for water supply. It uses a network of pumping stations to pump water from the filtration plants like Dhabeji and Hub to 21 million inhabitants of Karachi. These pumping stations are the backbone of KWSB’s water supply operations, and are vital to the distribution of water across the city. Whilst these pumping stations are crucial the smooth supply of water, unfortunately they are highly energy inefficient...

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