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Dhaka Saturday,  Nov 28, 2015
The government has decided to provide subsidy facility to the LPG users. The consumers who are paying more compare to natural gas users will be returned excess money directly to their bank account. In this connection a meeting was hold on November 19 chaired by State Minister for Energy Nasrul Hamid. An official of Energy Division said the consumers who are using natural gas for cooking purpose now paying only... »

Power Sector

Bangladesh To Ink Pact With India For Power From Tripura

india Bangladesh and India will sign an agreement for 100 MW power from Tripura’s 726 mg MW gas-fired thermal power project at Palatana in Gomati district, a senior state official said today. “Bangladesh and India would ink an agreement for dispatch of 100 MW power from Palatana project on November 27... »

Gas Sector

Final Haring Held In November

Niko Case Will Over Soon

tengratila gas field explosion 2 After a long time, Niko case is going to over in international tribunal. Last hearing will be held in 2 and 6 November and then the final verdict. Saturday, law minister Anisul Haque goes to London to discuss with the lawyers about the ongoing case. In Thursday Mr Haque said... »


Bangladesh to IMF

With Global Oil prices, The Difference Is Not More Than tk10

oilprice With global oil prices, the difference is not more than tk 10. Abul Mal Abdul Muhit informs this to international monitoring fund (IMF). A letter has been sent to managing director of IMF Mr. Kristin Legard. An economic report was sent with the latter. In the report there is detail... »

EB Reports

Oil-Gas Committee To Hold Long March

oil-gas-sundarban-rakhha-convension The National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports will hold Dhaka-Sunderbans long march from March 10-15, demanding cancellation of coal based Rampal thermal power plant and Orion power plant at Rampal in Bagerhat to save Sunderbans. Prior to the six-day long march, the national committee will... »

Green Pages

Dhaka Gets $75m Climate Investment Fund For Renewable

climate investment fund Climate Investment Funds (CIF), a fund created by multilateral banks, endorsed Bangladesh’s plans for renewable energy development and also agreed to provide another $75 million for their implementations, reports UNB. This fund is being provided under the Scaling Up Renewable Energy in Low Income Countries Program (SREP) of the CIF.... »

Coal Sector

Possibility Of New Coal Mine In Naogaon

coal-337x205 In naogaon, north-west district of the country, a new coal mine was likely to find. Geological Suervay of Bangladesh (GSB) conducting a survey in Tilokpur union on akkelpur upozila at Naogaon. After the survey GSB initially located the mine in this area. Now, Mining depth, spread, amount of reserve and... »

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Keystone Quarterly Review

Crude Oil Imports Reduced

graf 1 Crude oil imports reduced from May to June followed by an increase in July. Compared to the same quarter last year, crude oil imports rose by 83% in May followed by a 73% decline in June and an increase of 5% in July. Petroleum products experienced a declining trend in... »


One-Yr Ban Sought On Access To Sundarbans Resources

tiger1 In a desperate move to protect the fast depleting tiger population in the Bangladesh part of the Sundarbans, the Forest Department has proposed the government to impose a ban on accessing all kinds of resources of the mangrove forest for one year, reports UNB. Though the move will put the... »