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Dhaka Tuesday,  May 3, 2016
Receipt of financial transactions via computer and customer complaint receiving procedure is to be started by Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board (REB). The concerns opinion is that this will bring transparency and trustworthiness in the system and provide Improved quality of customer service and reduce harassment in getting better and prompt service. On Saturday this program was launched at the regional office under Narsingdi PBS-1 in Ghorashal. PBS is to start... »

Power Sector

BPDB Signed To Buy 635 MW Power From Orion

orion-sign-344x205 Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) thursday signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for buying 635 megawatt power from Gazaria coalfired power plant in Munshiganj district. Secretary of BPDB Zahurul Haque and Managing Director of Orion Group Salman Obaidul Karim signed the contracts on behalf of their compnay. “The government has... »

Gas Sector

Indo-Bangla Set Up LP Gas Plant: MoU Signed

indian minister Bangladesh and India have decided to invest jointly in building liquid petroleum (LP) gas plant. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed in this regard on Monday. After the bilateral meeting at Radisson hotel in city, Bangladesh state minister for power, energy and mineral resources Nasrul Hamid and visiting... »

Petroleum

Agreement To Appoint Consultant For ERL

eastern-refinary-2-sign The state-run Eastern Refinery Limited (ERL) today signed a deal with Indian firm Engineers India Limited (EIL) to appoint consultant for implementation of the second unit of ERL. “We have planned a series of measures to augment energy production in the country through implementing the ERL unit-2 and setting up... »

EB Reports

ASE Presents Photo Exhibition On Nature NPPs

rooppur-nuclear-power-plant АSE Group of Companies, engineering division of State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom, in cooperation with the Atomic Industry Information Center in the city of Dhaka presented the photography exhibition of the Hungarian nature photographer Vince Balint on beauty and diversity of the nature surrounding NNPs. The exhibition’s opening ceremony took... »

Green Pages

UN Report

RE Energy Investments: New World Record Set

solar Coal and gas-fired electricity generation last year drew less than half the record investment made in solar, wind and other renewables capacity — one of several important firsts for green energy announced today in a UN-backed report. Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2016, the 10th edition of the UN... »

Coal Sector

Largest Limestone Discovered In Naogaon

Limestone-minister-360x202 Bangladesh on Thursday claimed to have found the biggest ever limestone deposit in its northern district of Naogaon, capable of meeting the entire demand of the country’s cement industry. State Minister for Minerals Nasrul Hamid told reporters that the deposit was found across an area of 50 sq km up... »

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Searching The Alternatives Of Fossil Fuels Energy

????? Fossil fuels include hydro-carbon, coal, fuel oil or natural gas which are formed from the remains of dead plants and animals etc. Coal is the dominant fossil fuel occupying 40% and oil is the second dominant 37% of all fossil fuels. From 1990 to 2008, the use of fossil fuel... »

Environment

Nine Killed In Japan Quake

earthquake japan A more powerful earthquake rocked the southern Japanese city of Kumamoto again early Saturday, after an earlier tremor killed nine people. The magnitude-7.1 quake at a depth of 10km (6 miles) hit at 01:25 on Saturday, causing some damage but no casualties. A tsunami warning was issued, and lifted some... »