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Dhaka Saturday,  Dec 10, 2016
Energybangla has been publishing a bulletin on the occasion of ‘Jatiya Bidyut Shaptaha-2016’ or ‘Energy and Power Week-2016’. The bulletin has been publishing throughout the whole event. This is for the first time the bulletin is being published on the occasion of this fair. The Government is celebrating the event of achieving the capacity of 15,000 MW of power generation. The bulletin includes different news on the events of the... »

Power Sector

Alok-Utshab’-Starts Today Celebrating 15,000MW Power Generation

hatirjhil Today, the country is on its way to celebrate of reaching a historical milestone of electricity generation. The government decided to organize an ‘Alok-Utshab’ or light festival and fireworks in respect of obtaining 15,000 MW of power generation capacity. The government is also about to hold a few programs starting... »

Gas Sector

ADB Approves $167m Loan Improve Titas Gas Production Efficiency

Titas-Gas-337x205 The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $167 million loan to promote sustainable economic growth and reduce poverty in Bangladesh by improving production efficiency at a key gas field north of the capital Dhaka, and by expanding transmission infrastructure. The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is expected to lend... »

Petroleum

Iraq Has To Up Oil Output Because Of ‘Budget Hole': FM

oil pic Iraq has to up its crude output because dwindling oil prices and the fight against Islamic State have left “a huge hole” in the economy, Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari said Tuesday, as the OPEC cartel scrambles to agree a production cut deal. “As oil makes up for more than 90... »

EB Reports

MoU signed between Lub-rref And South West Holdings

bno mou sign A MoU signed between Lub-rref Bangladesh Ltd and South West Holdings (Pvt) Ltd, Srilanka recently in Taiwan. Under this MoU, South West Holdings (Pvt) Ltd will be distributing BNO Lubricants in Srilanka. Mr. Salauddin Yousuf, Director of Lub-rref Bangladesh Ltd and Mr.  Anura Samarawickrema Lokuhetty, Chairman of South West Holdings... »

Green Pages

Trilateral MoU To Be Sign To Operate Ruppur NPP

rooppur-nuclear-power-plant India is about to be adjoined with the Ruppur Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) project. A trilateral Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) among Bangladesh, Russia, and India might get inked within this month, claimed sources. Once it’s finalized, India will start assisting Bangladesh and Russia to build and operate the Ruppur NPP.... »

Coal Sector

CBM From Jamalgang Gets Uncertain

jamalgong-coal-22-141x205 Extracting gas from Jamalganj coal-field with Coal Bed Methane (CBM) extraction method seems to be impractical and uncertain claims the consultant authority of the field. The study report prepared by the Indian consulting firm Mining Associates Pvt. Ltd. (MAPL) says the coal mine has no prospect of harnessing any CBM.... »

Nuclear

Switzerland Votes Against Strict Timetable For Nuclear Power Phaseout

nuclear plant People in Switzerland voting in a referendum have rejected a proposal to introduce a strict timetable for phasing out nuclear power. A projection for SRF public television showed the initiative failing by 55% to 45%. A majority of cantons (Swiss states) voted against the initiative. The plan, backed by the... »

Something to Say

Global Climate Summit: COP-22

Lavishness vs Survival

cop-22-337x205 Climate change has been an issue since the last couple of decades. But, Parties from the developed countries have been continuously denying the weight and gravity of this problem for the sake of some political reason. They are playing politics with the under-developed or least developed and developing countries. It’s... »

Environment

President For United Efforts To Combat Climate Change Impact

president President Abdul Hamid today underscored the need for concerted efforts from the global community in mitigating and combating the impacts of climate change. “Climate change is a global phenomenon. A single country or a region would not be able to address this burning issue. Therefore, it needs concerted and united... »