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Hydropower projects in Nepal

Bangladesh’s investment decision after survey

Bangladesh will take its decision on the selection of hydropower projects for investment in Nepal on completion of the ongoing survey by the Himalayan nation. There are five potential projects, ...

Bangladesh’s investment decision after survey

Pressure grows on Bangladesh, other Asian countries to cancel new coal projects

But coal remains a mainstay for power generation in Asia, which accounts for 75 per cent of global coal demand, according to the International Energy Agency

Pressure grows on Bangladesh, other Asian countries to cancel new coal projects

Payra power plant idly swallows subsidies

As the Payra plant is still incapable of utilising its full capacity, the Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) has been paying Tk 1 billion as capacity charge to the BCPCL

Payra power plant idly swallows subsidies

Quick energy supply

Cabinet approves 5-yr extension of special provision

The cabinet on Monday cleared a proposal for the extension of the Quick Enhancement of Electricity and Energy Supply (Special Provision) Act 2010 for another five years till 2026

Cabinet approves 5-yr extension of special provision

Missing Chinese citizen found dead in Chattogram

Kingwan, along with his colleagues, went to the site adjacent to the Bay of Bengal on Wednesday morning to join a pipe-installation work. His colleagues informed the police about his disappearance ...

Missing Chinese citizen found dead in Chattogram

Chinese worker goes missing in Chattogram

A China national, working at a thermal power plant in Banshkhali upazila of Chattogram, has gone missing, police said

Chinese worker goes missing in Chattogram

PM Hasina rejects bureaucrats' proposal to name solar plant after her

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday has turned down a proposal of bureaucrats to name a solar power plant project after her

PM Hasina rejects bureaucrats' proposal to name solar plant after her

ADB, Citi, HSBC, Prudential hatch plan for Asian coal-fired closures: Sources

Financial firms including British insurer Prudential, lenders Citi and HSBC and BlackRock Real Assets are devising plans to speed the closure of Asia's coal-fired power plants in order to lower the ...

ADB, Citi, HSBC, Prudential hatch plan for Asian coal-fired closures: Sources

Power sector

Master plan frequently changed for 'wrong projection'

The power transmission network did not expand in keeping with the increased power generation capacity in Bangladesh. Nether did the demand for electricity grow. Sources of cost-effective energy could ...

Master plan frequently changed for 'wrong projection'

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

Govt fails to take power from Payra plant, counts huge loss in capacity payment
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