SOLshare’s Nano Grids Work In Bangladesh. Opportunity Awaits

Dr Sebastian Groh, the Founder of SOLShare might have started the firm to prove a point to detractors. But now, the innovative firm has acquired a life of its own, spreading out with its nano grids to Bangladesh, and soon, India too. The story of Dhaka-based SOLShare is as interesting as one can think of. […]

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Joules Power Taps SgurrEnergy India for Engineering Services for 20 MW Solar PV Project in Bangladesh

SgurrEnergy India has expanded its global presence after providing engineering services for a 20 MW solar project in Bangladesh. SgurrEnergy India (SEI), a global solar engineering consultancy, has provided design, engineering, and project management consulting services for Bangladesh’s largest solar project, a 20 MW solar project installed in the Teknaf region of Cox’ Bazaar district in […]

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World Bank Approves $185 Mn Fund to Help Bangladesh Expand RE

The World Bank has approved $185 million to add up to 310 MW in renewable energy generation capacity in Bangladesh and mobilize private sector participation to meet the growing demand for electricity in the country. The ‘Scaling-up Renewable Energy Project’ will increase the installed capacity of renewables through piloting and expanding investments in key market segments. It will […]

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BPDB Issues Tender For 50-60 MW of Solar Power Projects in Bangladesh

The last date for the submission of bids is March 14, 2019. The Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) has issued a tender for setting up 50-60 MW of grid-connected solar PV projects at Rangunia, Chattogram. The project developer will be selected through a competitive bidding process. The selected project developer will be required to arrange […]

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Bangladesh Mulls Importing Solar Power from India

Some areas in India have the advantage of solar power generation with their different time zoning with which Bangladesh local timing has a big difference. Moderating a seminar on “New Technologies: Innovations in Power and Energy” at the International Convention City Bashundhara in Dhaka Energy Adviser to Bangladesh’s Prime Minister, Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury mentioned the government […]

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Sembcorp to Supply 250 MW Power to Bangladesh for 15 Years

The wholly owned subsidiary of Sembcorp Energy India (SEIL), SGPL won competitive tender which was conducted in India by the Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB).  As a substantial addition to its portfolio, Sembcorp Industries has secured a tender to supply 250 MW of power to Bangladesh for 15 years. The wholly owned subsidiary of Sembcorp […]

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Sungrow India opens New Office in Kolkata; Organizes Technical Seminar

Marking the occasion, Sungrow India also held annual road show technical seminar for 2018 with its unique mobile showroom. Leading solar PV inverter solutions provider, Sungrow India has opened its new office in Kolkata. Marking the occasion, the company also held annual road show technical seminar for 2018 with its unique mobile showroom. Further the […]

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ADB to Provide $45.4 Mn to Spur Off-Grid SPV Pumping for Irrigation in Bangladesh

ADB grant will help in replacing diesel systems with solar powered irrigation to enhance energy security, reduce local pollution, and mitigate climate change. The project is also expected to result in a reduction of 17,261 tons of carbon dioxide emissions annually.   The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide USD 20 million loan to Bangladesh […]

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PROINSO, Joules Power to Build First Utility-Scale Solar Project in Bangladesh

The project is located in Teknaf, a sub-district of Cox’s Bazar, in the Division of Chittagong. It forms the southernmost point of mainland Bangladesh and has a population of over 200,000. In a first of its kind in the country, PROINSO, a global energy supplier, has commissioned a 28MWp utility-scale project in Bangladesh. PROINSO UK […]

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