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Signing of exploration deal with Posco...

Signing of exploration deal with Posco...

Power & Energy

Mon, Mar 6 2017

Petrobangla is all set to sign a deal with South Korea-based Posco Daewoo International Corporation on...

‘Hasina being misled by inner circle...

‘Hasina being misled by inner circle...

Environment

Sun, Mar 5 2017

A prominent rights activist has alleged that “vested quarters” who are close aides to the prime minister...

4.5m solar home systems bring 20m people...

4.5m solar home systems bring 20m people...

Power & Energy

Sat, Mar 4 2017

Since 2009, the access to electricity have been increased to 80% from 47% and per capita power generation...

Chittagong reels under acute gas...

Chittagong reels under acute gas...

Power & Energy

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Chittagong is reeling under an acute gas shortage, especially its industrial sector, though measures...

BNP stages nationwide gas price hike...

BNP stages nationwide gas price hike...

Power & Energy

Thu, Mar 2 2017

Effective from March 1, the increases translate to a 55-60%  hike for households, while transportation...

Beximco eyeing to install LPG-based...

Beximco eyeing to install LPG-based...

Power & Energy

Thu, Mar 2 2017

Local business conglomerate Beximco Group is planning to set up a Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) based...

Cabinet okays 258MW solar power plant...

Cabinet okays 258MW solar power plant...

Power & Energy

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Four consortiums are likely to get the contracts of setting up the solar power plants in different parts...

Gas price hike effective from today,...

Gas price hike effective from today,...

Power & Energy

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Gas price were last raised in September 2015

Solar power plants proposals likely...

Solar power plants proposals likely...

Power & Energy

Wed, Mar 1 2017

'The government aims to reach a target of 2000MW or 10% of overall capacity to be generated from renewable...

Prime minister to inaugurate 10 power...

Prime minister to inaugurate 10 power...

Power & Energy

Tue, Feb 28 2017

The prime minister will also officialise 100 percent electrification of 10 upazilas.

BNP announces nationwide sit-in protesting...

BNP announces nationwide sit-in protesting...

Politics

Tue, Feb 28 2017

The first phase of the gas price hike is set to take effect from March 1.

LPG ventures weary of red tape

LPG ventures weary of red tape

Power & Energy

Tue, Feb 28 2017

Industry insiders are saying the government’s latest LP gas operational licensing policy 2017 is unfavourable...

Demand to provide gas to 25,000...

Demand to provide gas to 25,000...

Power & Energy

Mon, Feb 27 2017

As many as 25,000 consumers of Karnaphuli Gas Distribution Company Ltd (KGDCL) demanded they be provided...

Legislation of new electricity act stuck...

Legislation of new electricity act stuck...

Power & Energy

Mon, Feb 27 2017

The proposed electricity act has been in the works for over two years and would be the first such act...

Nasrul: LPG energy of the future

Nasrul: LPG energy of the future

Power & Energy

Mon, Feb 27 2017

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has said that in the near future...

PDB proposes bulk power price hike from...

PDB proposes bulk power price hike from...

Power & Energy

Sun, Feb 26 2017

The Power Development Board (PDB) has sent a proposal to the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission...

Two gas price hikes against the

Two gas price hikes against the

Power & Energy

Sun, Feb 26 2017

The Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) Act prohibits the regulator from raising gas prices...

Gas price hike draws flak from...

Gas price hike draws flak from...

Power & Energy

Sat, Feb 25 2017

The government’s latest decision to increase household gas prices yet again from the next month appears...

Leftist parties call hartal for Feb...

Leftist parties call hartal for Feb...

Power & Energy

Fri, Feb 24 2017

The BERC announced the latest gas price hike on Thursday

‘Gas price hike will have negative...

‘Gas price hike will have negative...

Power & Energy

Fri, Feb 24 2017

The government’s decision to raise gas prices will have a negative impact on the economy, experts have...

BNP: Gas tariff hike irrational and...

BNP: Gas tariff hike irrational and...

Politics

Thu, Feb 23 2017

BNP has announced their stance against the hike in gas prices to take effect in March and June.