electricity generation

July 21, 2022
July 21, 2022

Electricity crisis may worsen

The government’s plan for one to two hours of daily power cuts is failing, especially in the north, and the signs are that the electricity crisis may worsen across the country in the coming days.

July 20, 2022
July 20, 2022

Capacity charge for power: Tk 16,785cr paid in 9 months

The government paid Tk 16,785 crore in capacity charges to power plants in the first nine months of the last fiscal year for 22,118MW daily power generation capacity.

July 18, 2022
July 18, 2022

Proposals made to close petrol pumps one day a week

Petrol pumps should be closed one day a week, Prime Minister's Energy Adviser Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury today (July 18, 2022) proposed in a meeting at the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka.

July 18, 2022
July 18, 2022

Diesel-run power plants to shut down from today, load sheddings to go up

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has said that diesel-run power plants will remain closed from today (July 18, 2022).

July 22, 2017
July 22, 2017

‘Govt’s power generation cost should be $19bn less’

The National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports in an alternative proposal claims that the government can achieve its electricity generation target with a lesser amount of investment.