As the first Chairman of AEDB along with a team of experts, he formulated the first-ever Renewable Energy policy for Pakistan, which was approved by the Government of Pakistan. The main purpose of this policy was to promote and develop enabling environments for national and international investors in the field of Alternative resources of energy. In the process, AEDB attracted 98 investors globally to set up 50 Mega-Watt Wind farms each in Pakistan.
Mr. Shahid Hamid has carried out Wind Data analysis, Feasibility studies and Selection of sites to facilitate the concerned investors. From June 2007 onwards, about three thousand homes in Pakistan were provided Solar PV electricity. Furthermore, he has done extensive work in other fields such as Biogas, Biomass, Bio-diesel and Micro/mini-hydal. Mr. Shahid Hamid has also presented papers on Alternative Energy sources in Conferences/ Seminars in various countries such as USA, Canada, China, Germany, India etc. Mr. Shahid Hamid served as Chairman WWEA-Pakistan Chapter and Global 100% Renewable Energy Platform-Pakistan Chapter to promote Renewable Energy in Pakistan. Mr. Shahid Hamid was very passionate about Renewables and his legacy still continues with his own founded company Renergy Solutions Pvt. Ltd that he was heading as Chairman.