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    Contract with Chinese consortium for Khulna 330 MW plant faces termination

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:36am on June 21, 2018

    Contract with a Chinese consortium for constriction of Khulna 330 MW dual-fuel combined cycle power plant is going to face termination as the contractor failed...

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    Scrap coal power project near Tengragiri reserve forest: TIB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 08, 2018

    Transparency International Bangladesh has expressed grave concern over the project for construction of a 307MW coal-fired power plant, less than a kilometre off the Tengragiri...

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    Change in power to hamper dev pace, says PM

    United News of Bangladesh . Sangsad Bhaban | Updated at 01:35am on April 13, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said it will not be possible to continue the country’s current development trend if there is any change in...

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    Matarbari power project receives threat

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:20am on January 20, 2018

    Japanese contractor Sumitomo Corporation-led consortium kept suspended for a week the work of their 1,200MW coal-fired power project on Matarbari Island, Cox’s Bazar following a...

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    Each and every house to be lit up: PM

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:17pm on December 10, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday expressed her firm determination to lighten up each and every house of the country by producing electricity from different...

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    Deal signed to construct LNG-based power plant at Matarbari

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 08:56pm on November 08, 2017

    Coal Power Generation Company Bangladesh Limited and MITSUI and Co Limited of Japan on Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding to construct a 500-600 megawatt...

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    Explosion at Indian power plant kills 26, injures dozens

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:37pm on November 02, 2017

    The death toll from an explosion at a thermal power plant in northern India has climbed to 26, officials said Thursday. At least 60 others...

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    NBR opposes energy ministry’s proposal for more tax benefits

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue has turned down the power, energy and mineral resources ministry’s proposal to offer tax benefits including duty-free import of high-speed...

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    Suicide bombers kill 7 in attack on Iraq power plant

    Agence France-Presse . Samarra, Iraq | Updated at 10:07pm on September 02, 2017

    Suicide bombers dressed as members of the Iraqi security forces killed seven people and wounded 12 in an attack on a power plant north of...

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    1,000MW power plants to be allowed without bidding

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:45am on August 27, 2017

    The government is set to allow private companies to install more power plants with a combined capacity of 1,000MW without tenders, in a shift from...