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BD defers two LNG Cargoes As Demand Fell Due To Covid-19

Dhaka, June 18 -- Bangladesh has deferred two LNG cargoes having the capacity of carrying 138,000 cubic meters of LNG each as nationwide lockdown to combat the coronavirus pandemic has dented domestic... Read More


Rooppur NPP: Installed At Unit 2 Reactor Bulding

Dhaka, June 18 -- Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant construction touches another milestone with the installation of support truss was installed in the Reactor Building of Unit 2 recently. The support truss... Read More


Transmission & Distribution to get preference over Generation

Dhaka, June 9 -- In the upcoming budget, power transmission and distribution sectors are likely to get the lion's share in terms of budget allocation compared to the generation sector. Transmission an... Read More


Country's biggest Payra coal-fired power plant remains shut

Dhaka, June 1 -- The country's biggest 660 MW Payra coal-fired power plant has remained shut for the past couple of weeks following its commercial operation of only five days. The first unit of the P... Read More


No surcharge for delayed payment of electricity bills until June

Dhaka, June 1 -- State-run power distribution companies will not impose any surcharge on electricity bills payments for the months of February, March, April and May due to coronavirus pandemic. State... Read More


Renewable energy firms scooping up cast-off oil and gas workers

Dhaka, May 29 -- Jeff Bishop's LinkedIn post gets right to the point: "Houston Oil & Gas Folks - we're hiring in Texas" for jobs in clean tech. His company, battery developer Key Capture Energy, is m... Read More


Payra Coal Power Plant Unit-1 Starts Commercial Operation

Dhaka, May 15 -- The commercial commissioning of the first unit of the country's largest coal-fired Payra Power Plant project in Patuakhali has officially started at 5.30pm Thursday. Due to pandemic ... Read More


Summit Receives USD 140 Million For Gazipur Power Plant

Dhaka, May 15 -- Summit has closed USD 140 Million (equivalent to BDT 1,190 Crore) as long-term financing from Clifford Capital Pte. Ltd. ("Clifford Capital") of Singapore and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking ... Read More


Dhaka's air quality sees improvement

Dhaka, May 5 -- Dhaka, Dhaka's air quality, improvement, capital city ranking 8th worst, Air Quality Index, AQI Dhaka's air improves on Tuesday morning as it was classified as 'moderate' after a long ... Read More