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    Country to see 42 more power plants soon

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:50am on June 04, 2017

    The government has a plan to install 42 more power plants having 11,124 MW capacity as sustainable development of power generation, transmission and distribution system...

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    Allocation for power, energy up 40.45pc

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on June 02, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Thursday proposed a 40.45 per cent increase in budget allocation for power, energy and mineral resources ministry for financial year...

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    Power, energy receive Tk 21,118cr

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:02pm on June 01, 2017

    The power and energy sector has received a total of Tk 21,118 crore in the coming fiscal year of 2017-18, up by 6,082 crore than...

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    Frequent power cuts on as Ramadan begins

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:17am on May 29, 2017

    People across the country continued to experience frequent power cuts as Ramadan began Sunday although state minister for power, energy and mineral resources Nasrul Hamid...

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    No respite from power cuts in sight

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:19am on May 26, 2017

    No relief from chronic power cuts is in sight as the government has failed to establish base load power plants, mainly those to run on...

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    Reliance Group awarded power plant project without tender

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on May 25, 2017

    Reliance Group of India on Wednesday was awarded with a deal without any tender for setting up a liquefied natural gas-based 750 megawatt power plant...

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    Palli Bidyut asked to carry out equal load-shedding

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 25, 2017

    Rural Electrification Board chairman Major General Moin Uddin on Tuesday instructed all the Palli Bidyut Samitis to carry out equal load-shedding under each samiti so...

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    Govt bluffs people about power generation: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on May 24, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday alleged that the government was deceiving people about power generation when repeated power cuts was making life miserable across the...

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    Water, power crisis torment people in sultry weather

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:01am on May 23, 2017

    Shortage of water supply and frequent power cuts have worsened swelter in mild heat wave that has been sweeping over most parts of the country...

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    Power supply to four divisions resumes after four hours

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:50pm on May 02, 2017

    Power supply to half of the country restored after more than four hours suspension due to grid failure which occurred at around...