November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021

Provide electricity in char areas: PM to officials

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed authorities concerned to bring the people of chars and remote areas, who are still outside the purview of the power network, under the power facility quickly.

November 11, 2021
November 11, 2021

Govt to take strict action if artificial crisis created over fuel: ministry

Government will take strict legal action against anyone trying to create an artificial fuel crisis or selling fuel at higher prices, said a statement issued by the Ministry of Power, Energy and...

November 11, 2021
November 11, 2021

Fuel price hike: Decision political, not bureaucratic, says Energy Secretary

Senior Secretary of Energy and Mineral Resources Division, Md Anisur Rahman, has said that the decision to raise fuel price was “political, not bureaucratic”.

November 11, 2021
November 11, 2021

Country’s first hydrogen fuel plant nears completion

Bangladesh’s first hydrogen fuel production plant, a project initiated by the Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (BCSIR), is all set to begin operations by June next year.

November 10, 2021
November 10, 2021

Air travel to get costlier as BPC once again hikes jet fuel price

Following a recent hike in bus and launch fares, now air travellers may have to face a similar plight as Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC) once again increased jet fuel prices.

November 7, 2021
November 7, 2021

Power, gas up for hike next

Power and gas are likely to become pricier next after diesel, kerosene and liquefied petroleum gas as the government looks to calibrate the prices in the local market following a global price...

November 6, 2021
November 6, 2021

Fuel prices to be adjusted as soon as prices fall in global market: Nasrul Hamid

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today said the government would adjust fuel prices as soon as prices falls in the global market.

November 5, 2021
November 5, 2021

BPC incurred loss of Tk 1,147.6 cr in over 5 months, claims Power ministry

Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC) has incurred a loss of Tk 1,147.60 crore by selling diesel at a lower price in the last five and a half months after the fuel price had increased in the...

November 4, 2021
November 4, 2021

LPG price hiked again: Per 12kg cylinder now Tk 1,313

Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission has increased the price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) once again -- by Tk 54 for every 12kg cylinder.

October 24, 2021
October 24, 2021

World's biggest oil exporter Saudi wants to be top hydrogen supplier

Saudi Arabia wants to be the biggest supplier of hydrogen, the country's Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman al-Saud said on Sunday.