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Dhaka Friday,  Jul 23, 2021
UNB:Bangladesh generates surplus electricity, disruptions still prevailBangladesh is now capable to produce more electricity than it consumes. Yet the consumers are hit by frequent disruptions in power supply, even in the capital city. According to official data, the country has attained the capacity of generating over 24,000 MW of electricity a day as against the current daily consumption of only 13,000 MW. Yet, in capital Dhaka, the major hub of... »

Power Sector

Closure Of 10 Plants Not To Affect Power Supply: Nasrul

BSS: State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today assured that electricity supply will remain unaffected after closure of 10 coal-based power plants. “Electricity supply to Dhaka, Mymensingh and Rangpur will not be affected after closure of 10 coal-based power plants as there is a surplus power... »

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Green Energy Share Is On Gradual Rise For Sustainable Fuel Mix: Nasrul

BSS: State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today said the share of clean and green energy has been increasing gradually for ensuring sustainable fuel mix in the country. “Renewable energy will also play an important role in this energy mix,” he said at the virtual signing... »

Coal Sector

GCM Resources signs framework agreement with NFC

The AIM-traded firm said the agreement related to its 572 million tonne high-grade coal resources at the Phulbari Coal and Power Project in north west Bangladesh. Under the agreement, the parties had agreed to establish a joint venture entity, which would be responsible for progressing and implementing the framework agreement.... »

Nuclear

Training Center for Bangladeshi Specialists Opened at Rooppur NPP

A new up-to-date training center for construction and erection specialists has been commissioned at Rooppur NPP, which is being built in Bangladesh with the assistance of the Russian Federation (general contractor – JSC Atomstroyexport, a company of Rosatom State Corporation Engineering Division). The training center has been built with the... »

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Digital revolution in Bangladesh

In order to survive in this age of globalization, we must focus on information technology. It is almost impossible to keep pace with the current world without the development of information technology. Bangladesh is a developing country and the concept of digital Bangladesh is a dream for us. Digital Bangladesh... »

Environment

Asset owners managing $6 trillion call for global carbon price

Reuters: Asset owners managing $6 trillion call for global carbon priceA coal-burning power plant can be seen behind a factory in the city of Baotou, in China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, October 31, 2010. — Reuters PhotoInvestors managing more than $6 trillion in assets on Tuesday called for a coordinated... »