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Ishwardi-Ghorashal power line fails...

Ishwardi-Ghorashal power line fails...

Power & Energy

Tue, May 2 2017

The northern, southern and western regions in the country witnessed power outages at the time

'There will be no load-shedding during...

'There will be no load-shedding during...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 27 2017

If any power distribution companies need to use the load-shedding method, they will have to schedule...

BD to import 1,000MW hydro-power from...

BD to import 1,000MW hydro-power from...

Power & Energy

Sun, Apr 9 2017

The government had also been considering to import about 400-500MW electricity from Lembro Hydro Power...

Three nuke deals, one MoU  on the...

Three nuke deals, one MoU on the...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Apr 6 2017

The first deal is meant for mutual cooperation for peaceful use of nuclear energy between the two...

Govt may sign electricity deals with...

Govt may sign electricity deals with...

Power & Energy

Tue, Apr 4 2017

A power purchase agreement (PPA) may be signed for purchasing 60MW of electricity from the Indian state...

‘Bangladesh should put pressure on India...

‘Bangladesh should put pressure on India...

Power & Energy

Sun, Apr 2 2017

Noted geologist Dr Badrul Imam talks to the Dhaka Tribune’s Aminur Rahman Rasel about energy security...

PDB to become holding company, employees...

PDB to become holding company, employees...

Power & Energy

Sun, Mar 26 2017

PDB had incurred a loss of Tk3,500cr in last fiscal year due to mismanagement and lax

Bangladesh, India agree to cooperate...

Bangladesh, India agree to cooperate...

Power & Energy

Sun, Mar 19 2017

The pledge was made at the second secretary-level dialogue on energy security at a hotel in Dhaka on...

Russia to take back radioactive waste...

Russia to take back radioactive waste...

Power & Energy

Sat, Mar 18 2017

Bangladesh had signed a contract with Russia on December 25, 2015 for the construction and commissioning...

Govt lifts restrictions on large power...

Govt lifts restrictions on large power...

Power & Energy

Fri, Mar 17 2017

'The government has taken the decision that consumers will not need to take approval from Power Division...

Tk230 crore down the hole

Tk230 crore down the hole

Power & Energy

Wed, Mar 15 2017

How an ill-conceived offshore deal cost Bapex big

Govt signs deep sea exploration deal...

Govt signs deep sea exploration deal...

Power & Energy

Wed, Mar 15 2017

Posco Daewoo will start its 2D seismic survey by December

Govt plans renting out Sangu gas field...

Govt plans renting out Sangu gas field...

Nation

Sun, Mar 12 2017

State-owned Petrobangla is planning for multiple commercial use of Sangu offshore and onshore facilities...

PDB proposes to increase retail price...

PDB proposes to increase retail price...

Power & Energy

Thu, Mar 9 2017

If the retail price of electricity is not raised, the PDB will lose around Tk700-800 crore, said an...

Chevron Bangladesh employees to stage...

Chevron Bangladesh employees to stage...

Power & Energy

Tue, Mar 7 2017

The employees of Chevron Bangladesh are going to stage a human chain on Wednesday to protest the company's...

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...

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...

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...

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.

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...

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...