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    Golam Rasul dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on January 12, 2021

    Bangladesh Power Development Board’s 400Megawatt Bibiyana-III Combined Cycle Power Plant manager (conservation) and caretaker engineer M Golam Rasul died of a heart attack on...

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    Pakistan hit by massive power outage

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad, Pakistan | Updated at 11:38am on January 10, 2021

    Pakistan was hit by a massive power blackout early Sunday, officials said, with much of the country, including all major cities, plunged into darkness...

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    Government for private investment in power transmission

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on January 03, 2021

    The government is now seeking private sector investment in increasing its power transmission capacity as the inability to use the installed capacity cause massive loss...

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    Balance between power generation capacity, use major challenge in Bangladesh

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:07am on January 02, 2021

    A balance between the capacity to generate and the capability to use electricity remains a major challenge for Bangladesh as the generation capacity has been...

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    Tk 30,000cr loss for power sector overinvestment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on December 24, 2020

    Overinvestment in the power sector during the seventh five-year-plan period from 2016 to 2020 has cost the nation over Tk 30,000 crore in capacity charge...

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    Millions in China face winter power shortage

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 09:57pm on December 22, 2020

    Tens of millions across China are facing power shortages in below-freezing winter temperatures, as three provinces impose curbs on electricity use due to surging demand...

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    AFD, EU fund power project in Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:36am on December 12, 2020

    The French Development Agency has agreed to give a loan of 100 million euros to the Bangladesh government for funding a project under the Dhaka...

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    Rampal to start power generation by 2021

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Khulna | Updated at 12:29am on December 02, 2020

    Bangladesh Power Development Board chairman Belayet Hossain said on Tuesday that the 1320 MW capacity Maitree Super Thermal Power Plant of Bangladesh-India Friendship Power Company...

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    Bangladesh, India can work for energy sector: Nasrul

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:47pm on November 25, 2020

    State minister for power, energy and mineral resources Nasrul Hamid expressed Bangladesh’s interest to work with India for the development of the energy sector in...

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    Power supply restored to Sylhet city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:11am on November 21, 2020

    Authorities restored fully power supply to Sylhet city and its adjacent areas Thursday night after some areas had endured an outage for more than 60...