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Kajaki Hydro Power Plant will be out of service for 45 to 60 days

Dear Valued Customers of DABS in Helmand and Kandahar!

Kajaki Hydro Power Plant will be out of service for approximately 45 to 60 days due to the installation of Kajaki Unit 2 starting August 15th, 2016.
However, you will still have electricity.

DABS will utilize the existing diesel generators to supply electricity to Kandahar and Helmand at no additional cost to customers. DABS has arranged for this alternative fuel supply in order t.... Read More

DABS CEO Message
CEO Dear Compatriots, Maintenance, expansion, renovation and accurate management process of electricity and also distribution and revenue collection of it, all across our country, are the responsibilities and duties of Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat. All the offices and employees of Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat are trying to make sure that all afghan citizens have access to electricity (the master key of civilization). If today comes the idea of globalization and industrial community so electricity plays a key role above all things for becoming an industrial community.Dear citizens, .....Read More


DABS tries to reduce electricity tariff in Balkh province

16th July 2016: Da Afghanistan Brehsna Sherkat (DABS), the national electricity utility of Afghanistan is committed to find out any cost-effective solution to bring down electricity tariff.

 “We will not leave any stone unturned towards research of renewable source in Balkh. Once operational, renewable energy will slash tariffs in this province”, said Mr. Qudratullah Delawari, Chief Executive Officer, Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat while addressing a press conference Balkh province. As Afghan Currency (AFN), has not fared well compared to US Dollar, DABS decided to raise the tariff of electricity by 25 percent from beginning of Marc..... Read More



Route for Doshi- Bamyan transmission Line has been determined

Route for 220kV electricity transmission line from Doshi to Bamyan and “estimated area” for construction of Bamyan substation has been selected.

Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS), the national electricity utility of Afghanistan which already sent an evaluation team to Bamyan province for technical survey, after researches considered three areas (Mulayan, Kariz, Shibarto) for construction of the substation, they recommended Mulayan place as best.

According to Tentative Time Schedule for PreDesign and Tender Documents of Doshi- Bamyan transition line by Fichtner..... Read More



More than twenty thousand Families who lives in Bamyan and Central Regions will be provided by 300MW Electricity

22th June 2016: Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS), the national electricity utility of Afghanistan has extended the contract with Fichtner Consultancy Company. The contract valued at USD 6,025,000, which ended on 30 June 2016, has been renewed for one year in order to consultation for transmission line extension from Bghlan to Bamyan & Sharana.

As per this contract, Fichtner Consultancy Company will technically deliberate on the route selection of 170 KM line extension from Baghlan to Bamyan, sub-station construction in Bamyan, Doshi’s 220 KV Substation amplification, route selection for 65 KM line from Ghazni to Sharana, Ghazni..... Read More



Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS) is an independent and autonomous company established under The Corporations and Limited Liabilities Law of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (IROA). DABS is a limited liability company with all its equity shares owned by the Government of Afghanistan (GoA). The company was incorporated on 4th May 2008 (15 Saur 1387) and replaces Da Afghanistan Breshna Moassassa (DABM) as the national power utility. DABS will operate and manage electric power generation, import, transmission, and distribution throughout Afghanistan on a commercial basis.

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