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3,800MW power generation, 1780mmcfd gas, some contentious issues for AL

Posted January 7th, 2009 by |
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Staff Correspondent The average power generation capacity during peak hours was at around 3,800MW and the total gas production at around 1,780 million cubic feet per day when the Awami League-led alliance government took office on Tuesday. The Awami League in its election pledges said it would increase power generation to 5,000MW by 2011 and […]

New govt to face 5 major challenges to boost power, energy supply in 5 yrs

Posted January 4th, 2009 by |
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The new government will have to craft pragmatic strategies to deal with five major challenges it is going to face in boosting the country’s power and energy supply as Awami League committed in its election manifesto. The challenges are ensuring fuel supply, necessary fund mobilisation removal of bureaucratic tangle, accessibility to machines and building associated […]