Electricity Shortage in Pakistan becomes more severe during the year 2005-2006due to extensive use luxurious appliances of electricity by domestic users.Accordingto the report, in the fiscal year 2005-06, some 2,250MW power was required tooperate some 7.7 million electric home appliances i.e. number of refrigerators in thecountry were 1,100,000 and power required for them was estimated at 110MW, thenumber of deep freezers were estimated at 200,000 and required power for themstood at 60MW, some 1,000MW power was required to run 2 million airconditioners. These figures are so alarming for Pakistan because in the decadestarting from 1991 these appliances are less than a half million. the study was madeon the topic shortage of electricity in Pakistan in comparison with air conditionersimported and produced during 2005-2006.in this study the hypothesis were set as, isElectricity shortage in Pakistan is caused by Industrial growth or massive use of Airconditioners by domestic users. However after finding out and analyzing the datathat the increased domestic use of air conditioners is the cause of electricityshortage in Pakistan.
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