Bangladesh electricity | The Daily Star
  • Nasrul Hamid

    ‘100% electricity coverage within 3-4 yrs’

    The country will come under the 100 per cent electricity coverage within the next three to four years, State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid tells the parliament.

  • Cyclone Fani power disruption

    PM calls for austerity in electricity use

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges all to practise austerity in using the electricity as consumers are getting it at a very lower price due to government subsidy in the sector.

  • Power outages back again

    The nightmare called load-shedding is back. With a mild heat wave sweeping the country, people, mainly in rural areas, are suffering due to frequent power cuts.

  • 100MW from India: Tariff fixed at Tk 6.44 per unit

    Bangladesh will buy 100 megawatts of electricity from India’s Tripura at Tk 6.44 per kilowatt-hour, officials concerned said.