Saturday, 23 October 2021
British industry urges govt action on energy prices, supply
Britain's Energy Intensive Users Group (EIUG) has asked the government and the energy regulator Ofgem to tackle high prices, which they say threaten businesses, and to ensure supplies are not ...
07 Oct 2021, 19:56
India asks utilities to import coal amid short supply as demand spikes
India has urged utilities to import coal as coal-fired electricity generation surged in Asia's third largest economy after an easing of coronavirus-related curbs, with several power plants on the ...
01 Sep 2021, 22:26
Interview: Anu Muhammad
Govt dev policy goes against environment and public interests
Anu Muhammad is a professor of the economics department at Jahangirnagar University and editor of Sarbojonkotha magazine. In a recent interview with Prothom Alo, he talked about the tree felling at ...
10 May 2021, 21:30
Multiple regulators leading to increased tariffs in energy sector
Multiple regulators in the energy sector are proving costly for both the operators and consumers, making a big impact on the tariff especially in the LPG and CNG businesses
30 Jan 2021, 14:09
'Repeated power tariff hikes heap misery on people'
The economist also urged the government to create more regulatory framework to facilitate greater participation of the private sector in power distribution and transmission business
20 Dec 2020, 11:24
‘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.
05 Jul 2020, 20:01
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 Jun 2020, 15:15
'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 Jun 2020, 19:07
Power price hiked slightly to solve long-term problem: Quader
29 Feb 2020, 14:38
Power price hike pushes up cost of living again
29 Feb 2020, 12:06