Authorities must announce halt of ‘ghost’ electricity bills
Consumers have been receiving abnormally inflated electricity bills and the matter needs to be resolved immediately.
26 June 2020, 9:15
Power division to take action against staff involved in preparing inflated electricity bills
Power Division will take punitive action within seven days against staff involved in preparing inflated electricity bills.
25 June 2020, 13:46
'New energy regulatory bill won’t protect consumers’ right'
Tamim also said this is not acceptable and the law should not allow regulator more than twice a year to raise tariff
24 June 2020, 13:07
Mohammad Alauddin made SREDA chairman
Mohammad Alauddin, additional secretary (policy and renewable energy) to the power division, has been made chairman of Sustainable and Renewable Energy Development Authority
10 June 2020, 8:03
Renewable energy cheaper, but govt looks to coal
Costs for electricity generated from solar energy, wind and other renewable sources are decreasing by 13 per cent annually. Over the past 10 years, solar power production costs fell by 82 per cent ...
8 June 2020, 15:49
Inconsistency in electricity bills to be adjusted with next month’s bill: Power division
If there is any inconsistency in electricity bills, it will be adjusted with the next month's bills, said the power division in a clarification on Saturday against the backdrop of media report that ...
23 May 2020, 15:29
Cyclone Amphan: 20 million power connections cut
Around 20 million electricity connections, out of total 36.4 million across the country, were cut by cyclone Amphan as it hit the country’s south-western region on Wednesday night
21 May 2020, 12:50
Payra power plant starts commercial operation
The first unit (660 MW) of newly-constructed Payra coal-fired power plant went into commercial operation on Thursday, utilising the recently-commissioned 400 kv Payra-Gopalganj power transmission ...
15 May 2020, 13:48
No surcharge for delayed payment of electricity bills: BERC
Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) has asked power distribution companies not to charge any extra charge for delayed payment of electricity bills due to the coronavirus outbreak in the ...
25 March 2020, 7:19
Govt delays deadline of gas, electricity bill payment
The household consumers will not be charged extra for delayed payment of gas and electricity bills until June this year due to coronavirus outbreak.
22 March 2020, 16:02