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Dhaka Monday,  Jan 24, 2022
Price for Power, fertilizer and industries should be rationally adjusted. At the exploration campaign for oil and gas must be launched on war footing. Decision for mining of own coal and utilizing it for mine mouth power generation must also be started now upon carrying out economic analysis. That would relieve natural gas from mono fuel dependency. Speakers at Energy & Power Magazine organized webinar titled on Gas Crisis &... »

Power Sector

Bangladesh needs 34,000MW of electricity by 2030: ICCB

UNB: The International Chamber of Commerce-Bangladesh has described the smooth supply of energy as a vital utility for economic development and achieving the sustainable development goals. Quoting experts, an editorial of the current news bulletin of the ICCB said Bangladesh will need an estimated 34,000MW of power by 2030 to... »

Gas Sector

Chevron And Total Exit Myanmar

Total Energies and Chevron, two of the world’s largest energy companies, said Friday they were stopping all operations in Myanmar, citing rampant human rights abuses and deteriorating rule of law since the country’s military overthrew the elected government in February. The announcement came just a day after the French company... »

Petroleum

Brent Oil Hits Highest Level In More Than Seven Years

Brent crude prices hit their highest level in more than seven years on Tuesday on growing demand optimism, easing concerns about the Omicron Covid variant and geopolitical tensions. The contract hit $86.84 in Asian trade, a level not seen since late October 2014. Brent and West Texas Intermediate have climbed... »

EB Reports

Green Pages

Over 2cr People In Bangladesh Using Renewable Energy: Nasrul Hamid

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has said the government is exploring options like rooftop and floating solar power plants as alternatives to land-based ones due to scarcity of land. He said it is not possible to set up land-based large scale solar plants as land... »

Coal Sector

China’s overseas coal power retreat could wipe out $50 bln of investment

REUTERS:Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a pre-recorded address at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday that China would help developing countries build green energy production and halt construction of coal power plants abroad. China has been under international pressure to announce an end to overseas coal financing as... »

Nuclear

Steam generators installed at Unit-1 of Rooppur nuclear power plant

All the four steam generators have been installed at the design position at Unit-1 of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Project (RNPP) in Pabna. Specialists of Energospecmontazh, a subcontracting organization of the Rosatom State Corporation Engineering Division, have carried out assembly operations to install the steam generators at their regular position... »

Something to Say

Grand Padma Bridge, A revolution in communication

Majhar Mannan: On the occasion of Mujib’s birth centenary and the golden jubilee of Bangladesh’s independence, the Bengali nation is going to receive a great achievement. With the establishment of the last slab, the Padma Bridge has got a complete shape and the dream of the people of Bangladesh is... »

Environment

COP 26: Glasgow ready ‘with caveats’ for climate summit

Glasgow’s council leader has insisted the city is ready for the COP26 conference – but “with caveats”. Susan Aitken denied the city was a mess and said cleansing staff were “working round the clock” for the UN summit. In a meeting with the Scottish Affairs Committee, she addressed accusations that... »