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Experts demand scrapping Rampal power...

Experts demand scrapping Rampal power...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 6 2021

Speakers also said the government is providing false information regarding the project

Vessel carrying 700 tons of coal sinks...

Ship carrying coal sinks in Pasur...

Nation

Tue, Mar 30 2021

Sailors on board manage to swim ashore safely

Study: China generated over half world's...

China's coal generation rises

East Asia

Mon, Mar 29 2021

China has so far been unable to find enough clean energy to meet rapid increases in electricity...

ED: Coal is not the future -- time to...

ED: Coal is not the future -- time to...

Tribune Editorial

Wed, Feb 17 2021

Shifting away from coal is not only desirable, but absolutely necessary in these times

Bangladesh leads coal power capping...

Bangladesh leads coal power capping...

Bangladesh

Mon, Feb 15 2021

Analysts have for years warned against coal power expansion plans in several countries in the

WHERE MEN AND WOMEN EARN THE SAME

WHERE MEN AND WOMEN EARN THE SAME

Business

Sun, Jan 10 2021

The labourers, regardless of gender, earn Tk 7,500 to Tk 15,000 at the end of the month

Researchers: China's new coal plants...

China's new coal plants risk 2060 climate...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 20 2020

The research organization called for the Chinese government to shut down all new coal-fired power plants...

EU leaders to decide tougher climate...

EU leaders to decide tougher climate...

Europe

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Eleven countries, including France, Spain and the Netherlands, expressed their support for a reduction...

OP-ED: Now is the time to speed up the...

OP-ED: Now is the time to speed up the...

Robert Chatterton Dickson

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Can Bangladesh aim for a low-carbon future?

Study: Bangladesh’s power sector heading...

Power sector facing financial...

Power & Energy

Mon, May 18 2020

Complications will arise due to the current plan to increase power capacity, based on a switch to expensive...

Can we avoid coal?

Can we avoid coal?

Riasat Noor

Mon, Jan 6 2020

Can coal help Bangladesh reach its sustainability goals? 

Coal brightening lives of Tahirpur’s...

Coal brightening lives of Tahirpur’s...

Nation

Wed, Dec 11 2019

'Me and my two sons earned Tk 3,00,000 by selling coals in last six months'

Coal power expansion: Study apprehends...

Coal power expansion: Study apprehends...

Environment

Thu, Nov 7 2019

Bangladesh to emit 115 million tons additional CO2 annually

No one is above the law

No one is above the law

Editorial

Wed, Sep 18 2019

No one is above the law, and any person who attempts to abuse it will be brought to task

A double-edged sword

A double-edged sword

Editorial

Thu, Jun 27 2019

Bangladesh ranks among the most vulnerable countries to the effects of climate change

World Environment Day: Scientists warn...

World Environment Day: Scientists warn...

Environment

Tue, Jun 4 2019

Plastics release 860m tons of CO2 in 2019, equal to CO2 emissions from 189 coal-fired 500MW power...

An awakening for politicians

An awakening for politicians

Opinion

Thu, May 23 2019

The political will to fight climate change is still in short supply

Cleaner and greener

Cleaner and greener

Editorial

Wed, Jan 9 2019

We cannot afford to sit back and expect the world to act

Barapukuria scandal: Official claims...

Barapukuria scandal: Official claims...

Corruption

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Barapukuria power plant was shut down on July 22 after more than 142,000 tons of coal mysterious disappeared...

8 more Petrobangla officials quizzed...

8 more Petrobangla officials quizzed...

Corruption

Tue, Aug 28 2018

On July 22, it was discovered that more than 142,000 tons of coal worth around Tk230 crore had gone...

ACC to quiz eight Petrobangla officials...

ACC to quiz eight Petrobangla officials...

Corruption

Mon, Aug 27 2018

Barapukuria Power Plant had to be shut down following the disappearance of a huge volume of coal last...