shall strive to develop and pursue a Regulatory Framework, which ensures
the provision of safe, reliable, efficient and affordable electric power
to the electricity consumers of Pakistan; we shall facilitate the transition
from a protected monopoly service structure to a competitive environment
where several power sector entities function in an efficiency oriented
or market driven environment and shall maintain a balance between the
interests of the consumers and service providers in unison with the broad
economic and social policy objectives of the Government of Pakistan.