Tuesday, 21 September 2021
Focus must be on environment while taking up any project: PM Hasina
Sheikh Hasina inaugurated five power plants through a videoconference from her official residence, Gonobhaban, as the programme was held at the Bijoy Hall of Bidyut Bhaban in the capital
12 Sep 2021, 13:16
India asks utilities to import coal amid short supply as demand spikes
India has urged utilities to import coal as coal-fired electricity generation surged in Asia's third largest economy after an easing of coronavirus-related curbs, with several power plants on the ...
01 Sep 2021, 22:26
Dhaka North and South
Waste management in a mess as master plan stalled
Since the two Dhaka city corporations have been following conventionals method of waste management, with the two landfills in Matuail of the capital and Aminbazar of Savar near full capacity, both ...
23 Aug 2021, 14:09
EU solar power generation hits record high
18 Aug 2021, 13:45
Work on underground cabling in Dhanmondi to start in September
Dhaka Power Distribution Company (DPDC) will start physical work on taking overhead cables underground in the Dhanmondi area from September as part of its mega project to ensure safer transmission of ...
11 Aug 2021, 16:50
Govt fails to take power from Payra plant, counts huge loss in capacity payment
The government is counting a monthly loss of Tk 1.3 billion (130 crore) due to delay in laying a high-priority transmission line that would take electricity from the Payra power plant to Dhaka
31 Jul 2021, 16:52
92 houses evicted from Ctg hillocks
Chattogram district administration Wednesday evicted 92 unauthorized makeshift houses on the hillocks and risky places in the city
28 Jul 2021, 20:29
CPD calls for discontinuation of Speedy Supply of Power and Energy Act
The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) on Sunday called for discontinuation of the Speedy Supply of Power and Energy (Special) Act 2010, scheduled to expire in next October, in the interest of the ...
20 Jun 2021, 18:09
Dhaka consumes nearly half of electricity out of total generation: Nasrul Hamid
Dhaka city alone consumes 46 per cent of the electricity out of total generation by Bangladesh
12 Jun 2021, 22:17
Over half of consumers need middlemen to obtain electricity connection: Survey
Some 52 per cent of consumers responding to a survey covering two upazilas in Narayanganj and Cumilla have said they need to pursue middlemen to obtain an electricity connection
29 May 2021, 22:40