Bangladesh`s NWPGCL plans to generate 10,000 MW of electricity by 2030

Bangladesh`s NWPGCL plans to generate 10,000 MW of electricity by 2030

UNB
The state-owned North-West Power Generation Company Limited (NWPGCL), founded in 2007 as a generation entity for the country’s north-western region, has planned to generate 10,000 MW of electricity by 2030.
ADB provides $357mn to support power transmission, electricity in Bangladesh

ADB provides $357mn to support power transmission, electricity in Bangladesh

UNB
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the government of Bangladesh on Monday signed agreements for $350 million in loan and $7.
Solar energy can provide 100% electricity In Bangladesh: Munawar Moin

Solar energy can provide 100% electricity in Bangladesh: Munawar Moin

UNB
Experts at a seminar here on Saturday said the country could generate 100 percent of its electricity from renewable energy in 2050 if steps are taken to achieve the target.
Infrastructure and economic growth: Of multiplier and network effects

Infrastructure and economic growth: Of multiplier and network effects

IANS
The need for infrastructure creation in India is now being widely debated and analysed. It would be prudent to try and better understand how infrastructure creation contributes to the economic well-being of a nation.
Massive capital flow needed to boost India's transition to renewable energy

Massive capital flow needed to boost India’s transition to renewable energy

IANS
Conditions have to be created for the infusion of capital needed to accelerate the transition to renewable sources of energy, according to a panel of experts.
India ready to take lead on climate action: Sushma Swaraj

India ready to take lead on climate action: Sushma Swaraj

IANS
India has declared that as a firm believer in multilateralism, it was ready to take the lead on climate action.
Refurbished Kakrapar Atomic Power Station in India attains criticality

Refurbished Kakrapar Atomic Power Station in India attains criticality

IANS
Two years after the shut down of the Kakrapur Atomic Power Station (KAPS-1&2) due to a leak at Surat in south Gujarat, it’s Unit 2 attained ‘criticality’ early on Monday after undergoing a renovation and modernization programme, a top official said here.