6h ago| Energy

Govt hikes LPG price

Consumers have to pay Tk 46 more for a 12kg-LPG cylinder as the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission today raised the LPG price to Tk 108.09 from Tk 104.26 a kg.

1d ago| Business

Europe can't look to US shale to fill any OPEC gap

US shale oil drillers turned from scrappy wildcatters into multi-millionaires over the past two decades, propelling the United States to become the world's largest producer, but now they are running out of runway.

1d ago| Energy

Gas price hike a blessing for Bangladesh: Nasrul Hamid

Terming gas price hike a "blessing in disguise" for Bangladesh, State Minister for Power, Energy, and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today said the government is now getting offers for deep-sea exploration.

1w ago| Energy

Bulk electricity price goes up by 19.92%

The price of electricity at the wholesale level has been increased by 19.92 percent.

2w ago| Utilities

Verdict tomorrow whether electricity prices would go up

Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) is set to announce the verdict tomorrow of the review appeal of the Bangladesh Power Development Board (PDB) to hike the bulk electricity price.

2w ago| Energy

India may transport Russian oil to Bangladesh: Economic Times

India is exploring the infrastructure that could be used to transport Russian oil and gas to Bangladesh, the Economic Times reported today.

November 2, 2022
November 2, 2022

12kg LPG hiked by Tk 51 to Tk 1,251

Price of liquified petroleum gas (LPG) has increased by Tk 4.25 per kg to Tk 104.26 from previous rate of Tk 100.01 per kg as the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) today (November 2, 2022) announced the new value of the petroleum gas for the month of November.

November 1, 2022
November 1, 2022

Atomic energy bill passed in parliament

A bill titled Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (amendment) Bill 2022 was passed in Parliament today.

November 1, 2022
November 1, 2022

Bangladesh has gas reserves for over 11 years: Nasrul

Considering the average daily production of 2300 million cubic feet of gas, it will be possible to use the remaining gas for the next 10.8 years, State Minister for Power and Energy Nasrul Hamid told the parliament today (November 1, 2022).

October 30, 2022
October 30, 2022

Huawei, BGMEA to promote use of green energy in factories

The ICT infrastructure provider Huawei today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) to address the current energy crisis and move towards building a greener Bangladesh.

October 28, 2022
October 28, 2022

US companies ready to invest in energy sector

The US investors are keen to invest in energy, particularly Liquified Natural Gas, Arun Venkataraman, senior US trade official, said yesterday in Dhaka.

October 27, 2022
October 27, 2022

“Bangladesh looking to implement hydrogen policy for power generation”

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today (October 27, 2022) said Bangladesh is going to follow 'hydrogen policy' to tackle the power problem which is prevailing in the country.

October 26, 2022
October 26, 2022

Bangladesh to get 50MW electricity from Nepal

Nepal will initially supply 40-50 MW of electricity to Bangladesh, and supply will rise further after completion of a mega power project, said newly appointed Nepalese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ghanshyam Bhandari.

October 25, 2022
October 25, 2022

"World in first truly global energy crisis”

Tightening markets for liquefied natural gas (LNG) worldwide and major oil producers cutting supply have put the world in the middle of "the first truly global energy crisis", the head of the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Tuesday.

October 25, 2022
October 25, 2022

Govt has no plans to halt power supply in daytime

Information and Broadcasting Minister Hasan Mahmud said the government has not taken any decision to halt power supply during the daytime.

October 24, 2022
October 24, 2022

No decision to halt power supply during daytime: Info minister

Information and Broadcasting Minister Hasan Mahmud today said the government has not taken any decision to halt power supply during the day.