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Bangladesh and China power plant workers in deadly clash

Dhaka, June 19 -- A Chinese worker, who was injured in a clash over the death of a worker at Payra 1320 MW Thermal Power Plant in Kalapra upazila on Tuesday, died at Barishal Sher-e-Bangla Medical Col... Read More


Deal signed with Indonesian firm to import coal for Payra Power Plant

Dhaka, June 18 -- Bangladesh-China Power Company Ltd (BCPCL) on Monday signed a contract with an Indonesian company to import coal for operation of its 660 MW capacity Unit-1 of 1320 MW Coal-fired Pay... Read More


PDB Incurs Most Loss, REB Also In The List

Dhaka, June 16 -- Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) has once again suffered a huge loss in the outgoing fiscal year and held the top position among the loss maker state-owned companies of the ... Read More


Power & Energy gets Tk 19,100 cr as subsidy and loan : Budget 2019-20

Dhaka, June 14 -- Power and Energy sector has got an allocation of TK 19 thousand and 100 core as subsidy and cash loan in the proposed budget of FY-2019-20. The power sector alone has got an allocat... Read More


Power, energy get Tk 28,051cr

Dhaka, June 13 -- The finance minister has proposed to allocate Tk 28,051 crore for the power and energy sector in the new fiscal year, up by 5.84 per cent from Tk 26,502 crore in 2018-19. By next ye... Read More


China signs General Contract for construction of two more VVER-1200 nuclear power units

Dhaka, June 10 -- China has signed a General Contract for construction of two more Russian designed VVER-1200 reactor based nuclear power units at their Xudapu nuclear power plant site. The contract w... Read More


Tk14,000 Crore Subsidy Required For LNG

Dhaka, June 9 -- State Minister for Power and Energy Nasrul Hamid has said the government would require an additional Tk14,000 crore subsidy for Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) imports if the gas price wa... Read More


The Energy Revolution Must Be Nuclear

Dhaka, June 7 -- If the world is going to get the energy revolution it requires, it needs realistic energy policies that are scientifically sound and promote a fuel that provides plentiful energy on d... Read More


Rooppur NPP will have a Multifunction Centre

Dhaka, June 3 -- To gather required knowledge and experience in establishing the Information Center of Rooppur Nuclear Power Project five member Bangladesh delegation comprising experts from Banglades... Read More


Plan to construct 2nd power plant to reduce cost of Matarbari project

Dhaka, May 31 -- The per unit power production cost at Matarbari is Tk 13; if power is produced with imported coal then expenditure will be double compared to the manufacturing cost with furnace oil. ... Read More