Alternative Energy Development Board

Mandate / Aims for Climate Change and Disaster Resilience

Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) is the sole representing agency of the Federal Government that was established in May 2003 with the main objective to facilitate, promote and encourage development of Renewable Energy in Pakistan and with a mission to introduce Alternative and Renewable Energies (AREs) at an accelerated rate. The administrative control of AEDB was transferred to Ministry of Water and Power in 2006.

Location of activity


Current Projects contributing to Climate Change

1. Promotion, Dissemination and Deployment of Solar Water Pumps in Pakistan through effective financing mechanisms to reduce dependency on diesel operated water pumps

2. Social Uplift of dwellers of remote / far flung areas by giving access to alternative and renewable energy lighting solutions

3. Develop effective mechanisms for harnessing micro and mini hydro potential to meet energy needs of SMEs and Communities

Contact Person

Amjad Ali Awan
Chief Executive Officer
Tel: 051-9222365
Fax : +92-51-9222364