Rampal

Rampal

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

Rampal Maitree power project ‘to be commissioned in Dec’

The second unit of the project is expected to be commissioned matching with the implementation of the associated transmission system

Rampal Maitree power project ‘to be commissioned in Dec’

Sundarbans

Conditions to be followed to uphold world heritage status

The UNESCO-formed reactive monitoring mission has recommended the Bangladesh government halt construction of the Rampal thermal power plant and stop allowing new industries at the close vicinity of ...

Conditions to be followed to uphold world heritage status

Kerry questions coal-fired power plant near Sundarbans

US president Joe Biden's special envoy for climate change, John Kerry, said that he was confused at Bangladesh’s stance concerning the Sundarbans. On the one hand it is taking steps to protect the ...

Kerry questions coal-fired power plant near Sundarbans

LGD focuses 7 issues to reach urban amenities to villages

The Local Government Division (LGD) is focusing on seven issues to reach urban amenities to villages as pledged in the electoral manifesto of Awami League

LGD focuses 7 issues to reach urban amenities to villages

Coronavirus deals mega projects a mega blow

Progress on 10 mega projects of the government has slowed due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Directives have been issued to now speed up work on these priority projects

Construction works of metro rail project in Dhaka is going ahead very slowly

Sundarbans’ responsibility lies more with govt than UNESCO

Much has been said and written about UNESCO’s approval or disapproval of the Rampal coal-fired power plant that poses as a threat to the mangrove forest Sundarbans. UNESCO’s World ...

Sundarbans’ responsibility lies more with govt than UNESCO

Bangladesh to invite WHC team to visit Sundarbans

Bangladesh will invite World Heritage Committee (WHC) team to visit the Sundarbans and adjoining areas to prepare report on the environmental issue regarding the Rampal power plant, prime minister's ...

Bangladesh to invite WHC team to visit Sundarbans

Delegation to discuss ‘misunderstanding’ over Sundarbans with UNESCO

The World Heritage Committee of the UNESCO had warned Bangladesh government three years ago about the forest being endangered due to the Rampal power plant project and other factories in the ...

Delegation to discuss ‘misunderstanding’ over Sundarbans with UNESCO

2 workers killed in Rampal power plant

Two workers were killed as a heavy caging pipe fell on them from a crane at Rampal Power Plant near Sundarbans in Bagerhat on Saturday, reports UNB.The deceased were Asabur, 40, of Adabar village in ...

2 workers killed in Rampal power plant
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