energy sector

January 26, 2023
January 26, 2023

How the energy sector shut its doors to the public

Latest government decisions regarding energy are textbook examples of regulatory capture

January 22, 2023
January 22, 2023

Who really benefits from higher electricity prices?

Public money is being used to shore up PDB's losses and pay profiteering private companies

January 17, 2023
January 17, 2023

More power, but at what cost?

The latest energy master plan does not align with Bangladesh's clean energy targets

November 2, 2022
November 2, 2022

Reduce fund wastage, phase out subsidy in energy sector

The government should stop fund wastage in the energy sector and eventually phase out subsidies, which have created pressure on the public coffer, according to economists and entrepreneurs.

November 1, 2022
November 1, 2022

Economic and political reforms must go hand in hand

All our institutions are crumbling because of politicisation, inefficiencies, and corruption.

September 27, 2022
September 27, 2022

No end to power-sector malfeasance

Titas must answer for its recruitment process corruption

April 24, 2018
April 24, 2018

Country enters LNG era

Bangladesh enters a new era in energy sector tomorrow as the first shipment of liquified natural gas (LNG) arrives at its shores.

January 7, 2016
January 7, 2016

Meeting our energy challenges

There was great hope that having tackled the immediate crisis, the government will put the energy sector on a robust track to achieve sustainability. But, it appears that it has been derailed. True, there is no load shedding, and the government will be able to meet increasing demands in the next two to three years, but many issues of the energy sector will plague us for a long time to come.