Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB)

June 8, 2022
June 8, 2022

Why waste so much money in the name of capacity charge?

That’s not the way to go if we want to make power affordable to all

January 9, 2020
January 9, 2020

No more cobweb of cables!

Sylhet is the first city in the country to have a road with no overhead cable.

February 7, 2019
February 7, 2019

Govt working to light up every home: PM

Mentioning that electricity is the most essential element for the country's overall development, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said her government would light up every house by boosting the power generation.

July 11, 2018
July 11, 2018

Govt signs deal for biggest power plant yet

Bangladesh inks an agreement to build the biggest yet power plant capable of producing 3,600MW of electricity.

June 4, 2018
June 4, 2018

Ex-power co. brass jailed 3yrs for graft

A former top official of Power Grid Company Ltd, an institution under Power Development Board, has been jailed on charges of corruption.

March 27, 2018
March 27, 2018

Graft: BPDB ex-chief engineer sent to jail

A Dhaka court sends a former top official of Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) to jail after rejecting his bail in two corruption cases filed against him by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).

February 14, 2018
February 14, 2018

Indian firm wins deal for 300MW power supply

Indian state-owned cross-border power trading arm National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd wins a contract for supplying 300 megawatts electricity to Bangladesh for 15 years. The power supply is expected to start from June this year.