Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (Berc) | The Daily Star
  • Household gas Tk 175 pricier

    Households have to pay Tk 175 more for gas from this month, as the energy regulator yes-terday raised tariff for all users, saying the move would help the government bear the expenses of importing liquefied natural gas.

  • State Minister for Power and Energy Nasrul Hamid

    'Tk 14,000cr subsidy needed if gas price is not hiked'

    State Minister for Power and Energy Nasrul Hamid says Tk 14,000 crore subsidy needs to be added if the government does not increase gas price.

  • Gas price rise in Bangladesh

    Leftists threaten hartal if move to raise gas prices not scrapped

    Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (Berc) held its public hearing on proposals for raising gas prices for the third consecutive day as left-leaning parties threatened to go for action programmes like hartal if the government does backtrack on its move.

  • Gas price hike in Bangladesh

    Gas price hike: HC order on BERC’s public hearing Mar 31

    The High Court is to deliver its order on March 31 on a petition that challenged the legality of Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission’s ongoing public hearing for further increasing gas price.

  • Gas price hike in Bangladesh

    Proposed gas price hike unjustifiable

    All of the country's five gas distribution companies have demanded gas price hike at consumer level at the latest Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) public hearing.

  • Drop plan to raise gas price yet again

    Consumer rights groups, energy experts, industrialists, and left-leaning politicians yesterday vehemently opposed the government's plan to raise gas price.

  • No hike in gas price now: BERC

    Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) yesterday announced their decision of not enhancing gas price, “considering the overall situation”.

  • Power tariff hike marginal: PM’s energy adviser

    The power tariff hike is marginal and it will barely have any effect on the people’s daily life, prime minister’s energy adviser Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury says.

  • Cops foil CPB, BSD attempt to lay siege to secretariat

    Police foil two leftist parties’ attempt to lay siege to the Secretariat, protesting the government’s decision to increase gas and electricity prices.

  • Power, gas prices go up

    Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (Berc) increases the average power retail price by 2.93 percent and gas price by 26.29 percent with effect from September 1.