bangladesh rampal power plant

Halt Rampal, other projects in question

Transparency International Bangladesh yesterday called upon the government to immediately suspend all controversial projects, including the Rampal power plant near the Sundarbans, the world’s...

August 6, 2019
August 6, 2019

‘B-R Powergen to get listed on capital market’

The standing committee on hard term loan approves the proposal from B-R Powergen to borrow from a German bank on the condition that the power plant would get listed as it starts generation.

June 18, 2019
June 18, 2019

Halt Rampal, other projects in question

Transparency International Bangladesh yesterday called upon the government to immediately suspend all controversial projects, including the Rampal power plant near the Sundarbans, the world’s...

May 20, 2018
May 20, 2018

Sundarbans: Cancel all industrial units

National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports has reiterated its demand for cancelling all kinds of industrial

July 2, 2017
July 2, 2017

Anti-Rampal activists urge govt to backtrack

Environmental activists once again urge the government to backtrack from its plan to implement the Rampal power plant project or else the world’s largest mangrove forest the Sundarbans will be in...

April 21, 2017
April 21, 2017

Environmentalists slam Rampal power plant near Sundarbans

More than 70 environmental groups warn the construction of power plants near the Sundarbans in Bangladesh.

June 18, 2016
June 18, 2016

Rampal power cost to rise significantly

The proposed coal-fired Rampal power plant is heavily subsidised and its electricity generation cost would be 32 percent more than the