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Bangladesh Power Development Board (PDB)

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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

Gas, power tariff to put pressure on people

The government is all set to increase gas and power tariffs once again. The cabinet recently cleared the draft of the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (amendment) Act 2019 in this end. The ...

Gas, power tariff to put pressure on people

Stop wastage and corruption in power sector

The Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) has finished the four-day hearing proposal on power tariff hike in bulk and retail level. As per BERC policy, any distribution company cannot ...

Stop wastage and corruption in power sector

BPDB proposes bulk power price hike

The Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) has submitted a fresh proposal to the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) for bulk power price hike.BPDB officials confirmed this on ...

BPDB proposes bulk power price hike

New power plants, needed or not

The present power generation capacity in the country is nearly 19,000 MW, but only 8000 MW to 12,000 MW is being generated this summer as that is adequate to meet the demand. Given this situation, ...

New power plants, needed or not