Payra Thermal Power Plant

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    Bangladesh takes $1.5b hard-term loan from China for power plant

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:58am on August 28, 2020

    The government on Thursday decided to take hard-term loan worth $1.5 billion from China for implementing the second phase of the Payra 1320 megawatts thermal...

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    Government must attend to Payra power transmission issue early

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 15, 2020

    THE largest thermal power plant of Bangladesh with a generation capacity of 1,320MW at Payra, taken up under a Bangladesh-China joint venture in March 2016,...

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    Payra power plant set to become economic burden on Bangladesh

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:06am on March 14, 2020

    The country’s largest Payra 1320 MW Thermal Power Plant is likely to become an economic burden as it nears commercial operation with transmission facilities still...

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    First unit of Payra power plant goes into operation

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:24pm on January 13, 2020

    The first unit (660 MW) of newly-constructed Payra coal-fired power plant went into operation on Sunday, utilising the recently-commissioned 400 kV Payra–Gopalganj power transmission...

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    Chinese worker dies of falling at Payra power plant

    Our Correspondent . Patuakhali | Updated at 01:35am on December 09, 2019

    A Chinese worker dies on Sunday after he fell off a building at the under-construction Payra Thermal Power Plant at Kalapara upazila in Patuakhali. Authorities...

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    Mishap kills Payra power plant worker

    Our Correspondent . Patuakhali | Updated at 12:32am on November 30, 2019

    A worker of the under-construction coal-based Payra power plant was killed as a heavy iron pipe fell on him on Friday at the site in...

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    Worker dies at Payra Power Plant

    Our Correspondent . Patuakhali | Updated at 01:47pm on November 29, 2019

    A worker of the under construction Payra Thermal Power Plant at Kalapara in Patuakhali died as goods from a crane fall upon him on Friday...

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    Equipment test-run at Payra power plant to start soon

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:31am on July 10, 2019

    Equipment commissioning-test of the under-conduction 1,320 MW coal-fired Payra power plant is scheduled to begin within a day or two. Officials of the plant said...

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    Chinese citizen Zang’s autopsy done at DMCH

    Our Correspondent  | Updated at 01:17am on June 24, 2019

    Chinese citizen Zang Yoaging’s post-mortem examination was carried out at Dhaka Medical College Hospital on Sunday, three days after he was killed in sporadic clashes...

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    Bangladeshi workers on 15-day leave

    Our Correspondent . Patuakhali | Updated at 12:57am on June 23, 2019

    Chinese workers resumed work at Payra Thermal Power Plant in Patuakhali while Bangladeshi workers were sent on a two-week leave so that the damages incurred...