• Friday, Jun 21, 2019
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Barapukuria coal mine MD suspended over...

Barapukuria coal mine MD suspended

Corruption

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The managing director had earlier been withdrawn from the coal mine company when the irregularity came...

Case filed over Barapukuria coal...

Case filed over Barapukuria coal...

Corruption

Wed, Jul 25 2018

The state minister for power and energy says Petrobangla never made any inventory since 2006, when the...

Barapukuria coal scam: 4 accused face...

Barapukuria coal scam: 4 accused face...

Corruption

Tue, Jul 24 2018

The Barapukuria thermal power plant was shut down on Sunday due to an acute coal shortage

‘Low interest loans needed to develop...

‘Low interest loans needed to develop...

Power & Energy

Mon, Jul 23 2018

The government should incentivize green energy schemes in order to achieve the goal of producing 10%...

Barapukuria power plant may reopen late...

Barapukuria power plant may reopen late...

Power & Energy

Mon, Jul 23 2018

ACC inspection discovers that the actual amount of coal meant for the power plant that have disappeared...

ACC finds coal gone from...

ACC finds coal gone from...

Power & Energy

Mon, Jul 23 2018

If investigation reveals that the allegations are true, legal action will be taken, the ACC says

Barapukuria power plant shut down after...

Barapukuria power plant shut down after...

Nation

Sun, Jul 22 2018

Due to the unexpected shutdown, the northern region of Bangladesh may experience unusual power cuts or...

Domestic power generation hits new...

Domestic power generation hits new...

Power & Energy

Sun, Jul 22 2018

The government wishes to ensure that the entire country has electricity coverage by 2021

2D seismic surveys underway in 17...

2D seismic surveys underway in 17...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Energy experts have welcomed the move taken by Bangladesh Petroleum Exploration and Production Company...

Power production rises three-fold in...

Power production rises three-fold in...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jul 19 2018

The government plans to bring the entire population under electricity coverage by 2021

Setting up wind turbine power plants...

Setting up wind turbine power plants...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jul 12 2018

The only wind turbine power plants currently in operation - at Kutubdia and Feni - have a combined generating...

Bangladesh records highest ever power...

Bangladesh records highest ever power...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jul 12 2018

Sources at Bangladesh Power Development Board (PDB) have said the power generation touched the landmark...

MoU signed for Bangladesh's largest...

MoU signed for Bangladesh's largest...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jul 12 2018

As many as 5,600 acres of land in Moheshkhali will be developed for the power plant, LNG terminal, and...

Summit signs $3 billion investment deal...

Summit signs $3 billion investment deal...

Power & Energy

Wed, Jul 11 2018

This is the biggest ever private investment in the power sector till date

Minister: Govt planning to raise power...

Minister: Govt planning to raise power...

Business

Tue, Jul 10 2018

Bangladesh’s total power generation capacity currently stands at a little over 18,000MW. The highest...

Electricity demand for industrial regions...

Electricity demand for industrial regions...

Power & Energy

Mon, Jul 2 2018

A total of 22 Power Grid Company of Bangladesh (PGCB) 132/33 kV substations are being constructed to...

ADB approves $500m loan for 800MW power...

ADB approves $500m loan for 800MW...

Business

Fri, Jun 29 2018

Bangladesh faces a major challenge in providing modern and affordable energy, while suffering from recurring...

Call for more investment in AI, smart...

Call for more investment in AI, smart...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jun 28 2018

90% of the country’s population currently enjoys access to electricity, with Bangladesh’s...

Nasrul Hamid urges US companies to invest...

Nasrul Hamid urges US companies to invest...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jun 28 2018

State Minister for Power and Energy Nasrul Hamid has urged American companies to invest in

PM’s adviser: Govt wants more private...

PM’s adviser: Govt wants more private...

Power & Energy

Wed, Jun 27 2018

'Investment and the development of innovative technology are the two major issues which need to be...

Khulna power plant in limbo as Chinese...

Khulna power plant in limbo as Chinese...

Power & Energy

Wed, Jun 20 2018

'The authorities will be asked to take final action against the Chinese bidder once the deadline...