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Dhaka Sunday,  Apr 30, 2017

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power1 The countrymen experienced an enchanting Fireworks and Light Festival namely ‘Alok Utshab’ that was just organized on Thursday at Hatirjheel in Dhaka as the country touches the milestone of 15,000 megawatt power generation. Today, the country is celebrating the occasion 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.... »
pmm Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today reiterated her determination to reach electricity to every house of the country by 2021 calling upon the people to maintain austerity in using power and gas at their houses and workplaces to achieve the goal. “We have set a target to reach electricity to cent percent people by 2021 and it’s my firm belief that we can achieve the goal before the stipulated time by... »
power week pm National power, energy week begins 7th December Inbox The National Power and Energy Week-2016 or the ‘Jatiya Bidyut Saptaha-2016’ is going to begin today. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the program on 10 AM today at the city’s Bashundhara International Convention Centre (BICC). The theme of this year’s ‘Power and Energy Week’ is ‘Odomya Bangladesh’ or Indomitable Bangladesh. The government is about to celebrate its ‘success’ in... »
Nasrul Hamid State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid Saturday claimed that the Rampal power plant will not be harmful to the environment as it is being constructed with advanced technologies. He said this at a press meet after a seminar organised by the petroleum and mining engineering department of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology in Sylhet The seminar was organised to mark the department’s 12th founding anniversary.... »
rampal protest Anu ended the rally around 4:30pm by announcing a 7-point programme including a half day hartal on January 26, 2017. A mass rally of citizens’ platform National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas and Mineral Resources, Power and Ports took place on the Central Shaheed Minar premises demanding cancellation of the 1,320MW coal-fired power plant near the Sundarbans in Rampal. People from all walks of life started joining the event from... »
tot-course-nasrul-hamid-317x205 Nasrul Hamid, the state minister for power, energy and mineral resources said that, solar home system will be provided in the off-grid areas (areas that have no grid power) through saving the costs during Power and Energy Week 2016. Scouts can assist here to select those areas and houses, he added. The state minister made this statement while inaugurating a two-day program called ‘Training of Trainers’ of Bangladesh Scouts at... »
nsu - energy bangla Socio Camp- nation’s biggest social awareness-based idea generating competition is yet another out- turn of the sheer hard work of the enthusiastic members of North South University Social Services Club to bring about changes in society. This year, NSUSSC presents Socio Camp Season 7, driven by SUZUKI and co-powered by STEP footwear has taken a further step and extended its reach to the international university students as well. After the... »
Summit-Power-337x205 Summit Power Limited was recorded as the top trader in the Block Market for this Monday. Sources from Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) confirmed that, Summit has traded a total number of 3 lac shares worth 1 crore and 8 lac BDT in a single day. According to the DSE sources, seven companies were recorded trading their company shares on Monday. All of those 7 companies collectively traded a total number... »
rampal protest Around 90.48% people voted against proposed Rampal power plant near the Sundarbans while only 8.51% supported it, stated a referendum arranged by the Socialist Students’ Front and environmentalists 10,111 students, teachers and staff of Dhaka University started voting from October 30. The results were published thursday. Professor Anu Muhammad, an eminent economist and member secretary of the National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas and Mineral Resources, Power and Port announced... »
Sundarban-commmitee-337x205 The National Committee to Protect Sundarbans has raised its voice for once more to scrap the Rampal coal-fired power plant. Sultana Kamal, the conveyor of the National Committee to Protect Sundarbans once again demanded such cancellation of the Rampal project on Today in a press conference held at the National Press club. Sultana Kamal said that, Rampal would be the most detrimental project for the ecosystem for the Sundarbans and... »