Venezuela Turns To India For Major Oil Exports As US Sanctions Bite

Moscow, Feb. 13 -- Venezuela's oil exports have tapered off and shifted toward India since new US sanctions began on January 28 as state-run oil company PDVSA seeks to replace deliveries to the United... Read More

'Bangladesh in Nuclear Club' book unveiled at the Ekushey Book Fair

Bangladesh, Feb. 12 -- Engineer Md. Anwar Hossain, Secretary, Minister for Science and Technology unveiling the book titled "Bangladesh in Nuclear Club: Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in the journey for ... Read More

Electricity bill arrears stand at Tk 6882.95cr: Nasrul

Bangladesh, Feb. 12 -- The total electricity bill arrears as of October 2018 stood at Tk 6882.95 crore, State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid told parliament on Monday. ... Read More

US keen to invest more in BD energy sector

Bangladesh, Feb. 11 -- State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid on Sunday said, the United States (US) is keen to invest more in the power and energy sector of Bangladesh. ... Read More

Three Bangla Books on Nuclear Energy Unveiled at Book Fair

Bangladesh, Feb. 9 -- ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation of Russia and Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) jointly published three Bangla books on nuclear energy on the occasion of Ekushey... Read More

PM opens 6 power plants, 9 grid stations

Bangladesh, Feb. 6 -- As much as 1062 megawatts (MWs) of electricity have been added to the country's national grid as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today inaugurated six power plants and nine grid sub... Read More

Nasrul urges industries to consume power in off-peak hours

Bangladesh, Feb. 5 -- State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid on Sunday urged industries to increase their power consumption during the off-peak hours as 4,000 MW surplus p... Read More

Move to import LNG from spot market

Bangladesh, Feb. 5 -- The state-run Petrobangla has planned to import around one-fourth of the country's total LNG requirement from the spot LNG market to keep open the option of sourcing the fuel fro... Read More

Russia Starts Testing of Accident Tolerant Nuclear Fuel

Bangladesh, Feb. 4 -- TVEL, Fuel Company of Russia's Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation has started testing accident-tolerant fuel (ATF) for nuclear reactors. Accident-tolerant fuel is resistant... Read More

Payra PP to begin generation from August: largest turbine installed

Bangladesh, Feb. 3 -- A big steam turbine is being installed in the 1320 MW Payra Power Plant. In fact, the steam-turbine is the largest turbine of its kind in the country. One unit of this power plan... Read More