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LGP businesses worried about effects...

LGP businesses worried about effects...

Power & Energy

Tue, Jun 20 2017

Currently, there is no VAT on the import of LPG, but there is a 15% VAT on the tariff value, which is...

Many complexities in introducing new...

Many complexities in introducing new...

Power & Energy

Fri, Jun 16 2017

The Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission however deems such a move illegal

Solar power sector mired in uncertainty...

Solar power sector mired in uncertainty...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Over 4.5 million solar home systems have been installed in rural areas, bringing energy at doorsteps...

PDB posted Tk41,521cr loss in last 10...

PDB posted Tk41,521cr loss in last 10...

Power & Energy

Sun, Jun 11 2017

In this fiscal year, as of January 2017, 14,980.31 million kilowatt-hours were produced by government-run...

LNG moves ahead without any...

LNG moves ahead without any...

Power & Energy

Sat, Jun 10 2017

'People are debating the issue of increasing gas prices. Gas will be purchased at international prices...

Confusion arises over resetting power...

Confusion arises over resetting power...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jun 8 2017

'We are conducting a study so that no negative impact arises after the new VAT implementation. Hopefully,...

Muhith’s promise on rental power plants...

Muhith’s promise on rental power plants...

Power & Energy

Sun, Jun 4 2017

The minister had earlier made a similar statement that the plants would be phased out by this year while...

Massive increase in energy budget

Massive increase in energy budget

Economy

Thu, Jun 1 2017

The allocation for energy has increased by 45% from the outgoing fiscal

No bar to second phase gas price...

No bar to second phase gas price...

Court

Tue, May 30 2017

The first phase of the government’s decision to increase household and industrial gas prices came into...

Deal signing today for feasibility of...

Deal signing today for feasibility of...

Power & Energy

Tue, May 30 2017

In 1995, Geological Survey of Bangladesh discovered Dinajpur’s Dighipara mine, which has an estimated...

PDB chairman: Nationwide load-shedding...

PDB chairman: Nationwide load-shedding...

Power & Energy

Mon, May 29 2017

'We could not even imagine such massive nationwide heat wave and technical glitch in power plants at...

Govt picks Gazprom, 2 others over BAPEX...

Govt picks Gazprom, 2 others over BAPEX...

Power & Energy

Sun, May 28 2017

The companies were selected under the Speedy Supply of Power and Energy (Special Provision) Act,...

PDB: Load-shedding will continue in...

PDB: Load-shedding will continue in...

Power & Energy

Thu, May 25 2017

Shortage in power generation and heatwave are two main reasons why load-shedding will continue in Ramadan,...

Chevron Bangladesh threatens employees...

Chevron Bangladesh threatens employees...

Power & Energy

Tue, May 23 2017

'The management not only threatened the employee leaders, but also held them captive on the management...

Southwestern districts crippled by load-shedding,...

Southwestern districts crippled by load-shedding,...

Power & Energy

Mon, May 22 2017

Increased demand for power, disruption in supply due to storms damaging transmission lines and towers,...

'The government is being ...

'The government is being ...

Business Tribune

Sat, May 20 2017

Fluctuating fuel oil prices in the international market are not reflected in Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation...

Fuel price cut can stop power price...

Fuel price cut can stop power price...

Tribune Supplements

Sat, May 20 2017

It is very unfortunate that due to lack of cooperation between two government organisations – BPC and...

Kaptai solar power plant yet to see...

Kaptai solar power plant yet to see...

Power & Energy

Sat, May 20 2017

'We will remain conscious so similar problems cannot recur in future'

Petrobangla plans to buy out Chevron...

Petrobangla plans to buy out Chevron...

Power & Energy

Mon, May 15 2017

'A consulting firm under Petrobangla is now working to identify the total assets of the gas fields. Very...

BERC to amend power development fund...

BERC to amend power development fund...

Power & Energy

Fri, May 5 2017

The BERC created the fund mainly to increase the PDB's capacity in low-cost power generation and to ensure...

Power supply resumes after 5 hours in...

Power supply resumes after 5 hours in...

Nation

Wed, May 3 2017

The power was interrupted in country’s western, northern and southern regions as the Ghorashal-Ishwardi...