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Dhaka Wednesday,  Jun 16, 2021
In line with Summit’s commitment to continue transforming the power sector in Bangladesh by adopting advanced technology solutions, the company has successfully brought GE 9HA.01 heavy-duty gas turbine at its upcoming Summit Meghnaghat II power plant located in Meghnaghat, near Dhaka. Meeting the project timeline, the gas turbine has been successfully placed on the foundation at the site of the power plant, which is expected to be commissioned in 2022,... »

Power Sector

8FYP provides solution to Bangladesh’s power problem

Clear understandings from the Bangladesh government’s recently released Eight Five-Year Plan (8FYP) need to be incorporated into the new energy and power master plan currently under development by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to drive zero carbon transformation and financial sustainability in the energy system. A new report from... »

Gas Sector

Bapex To Be Made Int’l Standard: Nasrul

BSS: State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today said that the government is continuing its efforts to turn Bangladesh Petroleum Exploration and Production Company Limited (BAPEX) into an international standard one in gas exploration, extraction and production. He said this while commenting on adding gas to... »


EB Reports

Country Needs More Energy For Development: PM

UNB, Dhaka:Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the government wants to develop the country and for that reason it needs more energy. “We want the development of our country. That’s why we need energy,” she said when Special US Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry called on her at her... »

Green Pages

Barapukuria may host solar power plant

SYFUL ISLAM: The government has moved to turn a pollution zone into a clean energy source by setting up a floating solar power plant. The power plant is planned in a water-body of over 200 acres, created after the extraction of coal from Barapukuria coal-mine in Dinajpur. A recently conducted... »

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.... »


Equipment For UNIT 2 Of RNPP Is Shipped

ZIO-Podolsk JSC (part of the machine building division of Rosatom – JSC Atomenergomash) has manufactured and shipped separate tank of the moisture separator –reheater (MSR 1200) allotted for the second power unit of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP). The Separate tank is designed to collect moisture separated in MSR. It... »

Something to Say

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... »