Bapex Starts Drilling New Well at Bhola
The state-owned Bangladesh Petroleum Exploration and Production Company Limited (Bapex) has started drilling an exploratory well recently at Bhola North to get more natural gas and supply it to the national grid.
Keel Laying Ceremony of an LPG Carrying Ship Held
The keel laying ceremony of an LPG carrying ship of BM Energy BD Ltd. was held at Radiant Shipyard in Chittagong recently.
82pc People Now Getting Electricity: Nasrul
As high as 82 percent people of the country are now getting electricity from 47 percent in 2009 and the generation capacity has already been risen to 15,821 MW from 4,942 MW in 2009, State Minister For Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid said recently.
Petrobangla Seeks Tk 26b to Pay VAT, SD
The state-owned Petrobangla has sought over Tk 26 billion from the government for paying the outstanding value added tax (VAT) and supplementary duty (SD) to the National Board of Revenue (NBR).
'Bangladesh Soon to Have Adequate Power, Gas for Industries'
Bangladesh will soon have sufficient electricity to feed industries and homes. Also the country will have sufficient gas as liquefied natural gas will be added in the national grid gas to boost industrial productions including ceramic products.
Deal Signed for Conversion of Sylhet Gas Turbine
Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) has signed an agreement with Shanghai Electric Group Company Ltd of China to implement the conversion of 150 MW Sylhet Gas Turbine to 225 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant Project.
Bashundhara LP Gas Gets Best Brand Award
Bashundhara LP Gas has got the “Best Brand Award” in liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) category by Bangladesh Brand Forum (BBF).
Rooppur NPP Issues to be Addressed: Rosatom DG
Alexey Likhachev, Director General of Russia's state-run atomic energy body Rosatom, recently said all the issues relating to the plant will be addressed.