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Over 3,500 accused in 2 cases over clash...

3,500 sued in 2 cases over Banshkhali...

Nation

Sun, Apr 18 2021

The clash between police and workers on Saturday left five people dead

Covid-19: What it means for Bangladesh's...

Covid-19: What it means for Bangladesh's...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 30 2020

Only 965 MW of installed capacity was added to the country’s power grid this year against an ambitious...

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?

48 power plants with 16,875-MW...

48 power plants with 16,875-MW...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 18 2020

97% people of the country now have access to electricity, Nasrul Hamid says

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...

Safe nuclear power is not science...

Safe nuclear power is not science...

Kazi Zahin Hasan

Sat, Feb 1 2020

Employing it could prove to be invaluable to our world in the future

PM to open 7 power plants on Nov

PM to open 7 power plants on Nov

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 9 2019

She will inaugurate seven power plants and 23 specialized electrification projects in 23 upazilas through...

Three wind power plants with 150MW capacity...

Three wind power plants with 150MW capacity...

Business

Wed, Mar 20 2019

Locations of the wind power plants selected on the basis of ‘wind mapping’

Final power plant deal with India's...

Final power plant deal with India's...

Business

Thu, Feb 14 2019

It has almost been four years since Reliance signed an MoU for investing $3 billion in Bangladesh's...

PM opens 6 power plants, 9 grid...

PM opens 6 power plants, 9 grid...

Power & Energy

Wed, Feb 6 2019

She also launched the power supply through submarine cables to Sandwip upazila

Cabinet body approves 590MW Chittagong...

Cabinet body approves 590MW Chittagong...

Government Affairs

Wed, Jan 23 2019

The committee approved a proposal of the Power Division to allow a consortium of three companies -- United...

50MW Kaptai Lake solar project awaits...

50MW Kaptai Lake solar project awaits...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jan 10 2019

As per the primary plan, official sources said, a 50MW floating solar project will be implemented on...

Chittagong Urea, three power plants...

Chittagong Urea, three power plants...

Power & Energy

Mon, Nov 5 2018

Two power plants of 225MW and 150MW capacity at Shikalbaha of the Patiya upazila, and the other of 210MW...

4 units of Ashuganj Power Plant...

4 units of Ashuganj Power Plant...

Nation

Mon, Oct 22 2018

The power supply remained disconnected in various areas including Ashuganj and Bhoirab following the...

GE Power to develop Meghnaghat power...

GE Power to develop Meghnaghat power...

Business

Tue, Oct 2 2018

The power plant is expected to start commercial operations by 2021

Summit Power Limited wins silver at...

Summit Power Limited wins silver at...

Business

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Earlier this month, the same power plant won Summit the Best Private Power Generation Company award at...

Bangladesh seals deal for another 3,600MW...

Bangladesh seals deal for another 3,600MW...

Power & Energy

Sat, Sep 8 2018

The deal was signed at a hotel in Dhaka on Friday

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...

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...

Modi inaugurates hydro project in Kashmir,...

Modi inaugurates hydro project in Kashmir,...

South Asia

Sat, May 19 2018

A day before Modi's trip to the northern state, at least nine people were killed on both sides of...

China funding Payra power plant

China funding Payra power plant

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 17 2018

The plant should be operational by June 2019