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    BRAC University holds debate on energy transition

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:51am on September 18, 2019

    BRAC Business School of BRAC University arranged a debate at the capital’s BRAC Centre Inn on Monday highlighting the question — ‘Is the switch from...

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    IPDC to fund FloWater projects

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:24am on September 18, 2019

    IPDC Finance Limited, a leading private sector financial institution of Bangladesh, will offer financing and strategic support to sustainable energy projects in collaboration with...

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    Bangladesh eyes renewable sources to end energy crisis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:16am on September 17, 2019

    The government is gradually stepping up its efforts to increase power generation from renewable energy sources which so far have a minimal contribution to the...

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    European Union considers energy taxes to counter climate change

    Reuters . Helsinki | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2019

    The European Union is considering new energy taxes, including on the aviation sector, to meet its climate targets, top officials said on Friday, with Germany...

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    Saudi Arabia replaces energy minister with king’s son

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 12:00am on September 09, 2019

    Saudi Arabia’s king Salman on Sunday replaced the energy minister with one of his sons, state media said, in a major shakeup as the OPEC...

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    Efforts underway for safe, secured energy: Nasrul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:21am on August 19, 2019

    Relentless efforts were underway to ensure safe and secured energy in the country alongside uninterrupted electricity at affordable price to all. ‘The government led by...

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    IEA does not expect ‘huge increase’ in crude prices: executive director

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    The International Energy Agency (IEA) doesn’t expect oil prices to rise significantly because demand is slowing and there is a glut in global crude markets,...

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    Spain struggles to regulate renewable energy gold rush

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    Spanish authorities fear that a speculative rush threatens to hold back the development of renewable energy, saying coveted rights to connect to the national power...

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    IEA sees oil market oversupplied in 2019

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on July 13, 2019

    Surging US oil output will outpace sluggish global demand and lead to a large stocks build around the world in the next nine months, the...

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    Rylance quits Royal Shakespeare Company

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on June 24, 2019

    Oscar-winning British actor Mark Rylance said Friday he was quitting the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) over a sponsorship deal with British energy giant BP. ‘I...