energy crisis

Save fuel to keep the engine running

Given the recent fuel price hike, daily commuters are in peril to save their daily budget as much as they can. Fuel-efficient driving can save you thousands of takas in fuel each year, improve road safety and prevent wear on your vehicle. Adopt these 5 fuel-efficient driving techniques to lower your vehicle’s fuel consumption and carbon dioxide emissions by as much as 25 percent.

September 5, 2022
September 5, 2022

‘Bangladesh can’t wait forever to resolve the Teesta issue’

The next stage of Bangladesh-India relations should involve long-term, innovative projects.

August 31, 2022
August 31, 2022

Save fuel to keep the engine running

Given the recent fuel price hike, daily commuters are in peril to save their daily budget as much as they can. Fuel-efficient driving can save you thousands of takas in fuel each year, improve road safety and prevent wear on your vehicle. Adopt these 5 fuel-efficient driving techniques to lower your vehicle’s fuel consumption and carbon dioxide emissions by as much as 25 percent.

July 30, 2022
July 30, 2022

Rationing electricity: What do experts say?

The government has started rationing electricity supply to manage the ongoing energy crisis. But what do experts have to say about the real origin and effective solution of this crisis?

July 25, 2022
July 25, 2022

Quick fixes will not help end Bangladesh's economic crisis

Government must listen to experts to fix long-standing problems

July 20, 2022
July 20, 2022

Energy crisis: Piecemeal steps won’t solve it

The government has shut down diesel-run power plants and mulls some other steps to tackle the ongoing energy crisis.

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

Scheduled power-cuts: Bangladesh experienced 1915 MW load shedding on day 1

The country experienced a total of 1915 MW of load shedding today (July 19, 2022), the first day of a new era of area-wise planned power cuts announced by the government, that many believed they had left behind for good.

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

Shops that won’t close by 8pm will have electricity disconnected

Shops, shopping malls will have electricity disconnected if they are open after 8pm, State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid said today (July 19, 2022).

July 12, 2022
July 12, 2022

What has led Bangladesh to its current energy crisis?

The world is going through one of the worst energy crises in recent times, even if we compare it to the situation that arose out of the 1973 Arab oil embargo.

July 12, 2022
July 12, 2022

Can we get ourselves out of the energy crisis?

The government’s failure to prepare for such external shocks boils down to mismanagement and a lack of long-term planning.

May 25, 2022
May 25, 2022

Feasible options for cross-border power trade with Nepal

On April 26, State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid met with a Nepali delegation led by Pampha Bhusal, the energy, water resources and irrigation minister of the country.