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PM: Exercise austerity in electricity,...

PM: Exercise austerity in electricity,...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 7 2018

The prime minister also urged everyone to practise cleanliness in every step of life

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...

Illegal electricity connections in residential...

Illegal electricity connections in residential...

Dhaka

Fri, May 4 2018

Last year, the High Court had instructed the removal of all illegal installations and commercial buildings...

CNG stations to stay closed for six...

CNG stations to stay closed for six...

Dhaka

Thu, May 3 2018

At present, CNG stations stay closed from 5-9 pm

India says electrified all villages...

India says electrified all villages...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Some people, however, said on Twitter their villages had yet to be electrified despite the government’s...

PM: Be frugal with using...

PM: Be frugal with using...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 12 2018

Sheikh Hasina said the government’s electricity bill is lower than the actual amount of money that is...

For a more energy-efficient future

For a more energy-efficient future

Opinion

Sat, Mar 24 2018

Renewable sources of energy are undoubtedly the future, and the government would do well to ensure that...

Power generation sets new record crossing...

Power generation sets new record crossing...

Power & Energy

Tue, Mar 20 2018

Last year, the available power generation was about 8,500MW in March

Energy balance, generation report: PDB...

Energy balance, generation report: PDB...

Business

Wed, Feb 28 2018

It has estimated that about 300MMcf of electricity has to be produced every day to ensure the uninterrupted...

‘Importing power from India may be better...

‘Importing power from India may be better...

Business

Tue, Feb 27 2018

'The country is looking to generate almost 25,000MW electricity by 2021. The power trade with India and...

Tree-bound street lights irk

Tree-bound street lights irk

Nation

Sun, Jan 28 2018

The Nandigram town in Bogra had to be expanded and the streets had to be lit. And the authorities considered...

BBS: 86.9% people satisfied with electricity...

BBS: 86.9% people satisfied with electricity...

Power & Energy

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Some 12.1% people across the country use electricity for cooking purpose, according to a survey

Guideline for net-metering for on-grid...

Guideline for net-metering for on-grid...

Special

Sun, Jan 21 2018

'Bangladesh adopted, keeping pace with the global trend, the Renewable Energy Policy in 2008, which suggests...

Consumers suffer over prepaid electric...

Consumers suffer over prepaid electric...

Power & Energy

Tue, Jan 16 2018

There are currently two procedures to apply for new electricity connections using post-paid meters

Powering the way to prosperity

Powering the way to prosperity

Business

Tue, Jan 16 2018

How major developments in the power sector have propelled the nation forward

There’s no progress without energy

There’s no progress without energy

Raisul Islam Sourav

Tue, Dec 12 2017

Not only is energy a human right, it is inseparable from many other basic rights

‘BNP gave you 1,600MW, we gave you...

‘BNP gave you 1,600MW, we gave you...

Power & Energy

Sun, Dec 10 2017

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina made the statement while inaugurating four power plants and 100% electrification...

Paying for power

Paying for power

Opinion

Fri, Nov 24 2017

While there may be some resistance to higher electricity prices at first, it is the ony way to support...

BERC announces 5.3% retail power price...

BERC announces 5.3% retail power price...

Power & Energy

Thu, Nov 23 2017

BERC is expected to announce higher prices of bulk and retail electricity

Access to electricity: Bangladesh at...

Access to electricity: Bangladesh at...

Power & Energy

Wed, Nov 22 2017

The “Least Developed Countries Report 2017” report was launched in Bangladesh on Wednesday

Power price hike likely this month

Power price hike likely this month

Power & Energy

Fri, Nov 10 2017

BERC is preparing two sets of new power tariff plans for bulk and retail levels. One set is a proposal...