• Images

    Govt moves to scrap Beximco solar power contract

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:08pm on June 01, 2019

    The government has initiated a process to terminate a contract with Beximco Group for its failure to implement a solar power project...

  • Images

    SUV recovered from another CBA leader of PDB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on February 13, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday recovered another sport utility vehicle that had been being illegally used by another leader of Bangladesh Power Development Board collective...

  • Images

    Coal crisis may shut Barapukuria power plant anytime

    Our Correspondent . Dinajpur | Updated at 12:05am on July 23, 2018

    Authorities may shut the 525MW Barapukuria coal-fired power plant anytime for coal shortage amid strong allegation that nearly 1.42 lakh tonne coals had disappeared from...

  • Images

    BPDB to sell fly ash at 55pc lower price

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 25, 2018

    The government is forced to sell dry fly ash from the third plant of the Barapukuria coal-fired power plant under a 30-year contract with a...

  • Images

    PDB official Kazi Md Shamim passes away

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on May 07, 2018

    Kazi Md Shamim, public relations upper division assistant accountant of Bangladesh Power Development Board, passed away on Friday night....

  • Images

    US firm to get 3,000MW project sans bidding

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:05am on April 19, 2018

    The government is set to finalise a memorandum of understanding today to form a joint venture between the state-run Power Development Board and US firm...

  • Images

    PDB director Md Kamal Uddin Ahmad dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on April 06, 2018

    Md Kamal Uddin Ahmad, director of audit directorate of Bangladesh Power Development Board, passed away at the Mugdapara Residential Quarters in Dhaka on Thursday...

  • Images

    Janata Bank seeks revision of decision

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:05am on April 03, 2018

    State-owned Janata Bank has requested the power division to revise its decision to stop financial transactions and close accounts of power sector agencies with the...

  • Images

    PDB’s former chief engineer lands in jail

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:25am on April 02, 2018

    Bangladesh Power Development Board’s former chief engineer Shahidul Alam was sent to jail after his bail petition was turned down by a Dhaka court over...

  • Images

    PDB to generate power from N’ganj garbage

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:40am on March 22, 2018

    State-owned Power Development Board on Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding with Narayanganj City Corporation to utilise 500 metric tonnes of solid waste for generating...