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Electricity

'Ghost electricity bills'

DPDC 'corrupt' MD Dewan awarded for 'integrity'

Managing director of Dhaka Power Distribution Company Ltd (DPDC), Bikash Dewan, has won an integrity award in recognition of his dedication and efficiency in carrying out duties.

Logo of Dhaka Power Distribution Company Ltd

PM Hasina opens 100pc power coverage in 31 upazilas

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday inaugurated cent per cent electrification in 31 upazilas of the country alongside two newly-built power plants, 11 grid sub-stations and six transmission lines

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina

'Govt aims to provide uninterrupted power supply'

ECNEC has approved over Tk 14.54 billion project to ensure standard and uninterrupted power supply for the clients of Dhaka Power Distribution Company Limited alongside creating infrastructures for ...

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina unveils a book on Bangladesh advancement report 2020 while chairing the ECNEC meeting from her official Gonobhaban residence through video conferencing on 25 August 2020

Inflated electricity bills

Responsible DPDC officials should be punished

The government's power division has grabbed performance bonuses while the clients incurred huge losses.

Responsible DPDC officials should be punished

Pandemic prompts changes in education

The COVID-19 pandemic has completely changed our life. Like other parts of the world, Bangladesh is also witnessing a transition in its education sector.

Sonia, a ninth-grader, attends online class of her school recently.

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Govt's energy policy is suicidal: M Shamsul Alam

The main obstacle to the development of the country’s power sector is weak planning and policies, says energy expert M Shamsul Alam

Professor M Shamsul Alam

Coronavirus chill upends solar power industry

At stake is the future of a key driver of the global transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy: solar power was the second-fastest growing renewable source after wind in 2019, according to the ...

Rodrigue Kauahou, Jose Carlos Navarro and David Pascual, workers of the installation company Alromar, set up solar panels on the roof of a home in Colmenar Viejo, Spain on 19 June 2020

Compile data on power sector in coordination with BBS: Tawfiq Elahi

Prime minister’s energy affairs advisor Tawfiq Elahi Chowdhury has advised the power division officials to compile their data in coordination with Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics as it would help the ...

Compile data on power sector in coordination with BBS: Tawfiq Elahi

‘Culprits involved in electricity bill anomalies to be brought to book’

Complaints related to additional charge against proper use of electricity will be resolved soon, as consumers’ relationship continues with trust.

‘Culprits involved in electricity bill anomalies to be brought to book’

Authorities must announce halt of ‘ghost’ electricity bills

Consumers have been receiving abnormally inflated electricity bills and the matter needs to be resolved immediately.

Authorities must announce halt of ‘ghost’ electricity bills
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