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Solar-powered irrigation pumps in Bangladesh have become a viable alternative in irrigation during dry season to diesel-fired pumps that emit carbon...

The spread of the off-grid power solution in Bangladesh got popularity in 2003 using the stand-alone photovoltaic systems, known as the solar home...

Government has taken an initiative to popularize solar power in the face of the severe shortage of power in Bangladesh. But when the power deficit is...

Lack of coordination among government entities in rural electrification has put state-owned Infrastructure Develo-pment Company Ltd (IDCOL) and its...

When Rohingya refugees began arriving in Bangladesh, after violence erupted in Myanmar's northern Rakhine State in August, local residents were...

In the last few years, farmers are moving to the solar-based irrigation pumps in different parts of Bangladesh, since the cost of diesel pump is...

To be able to facilitate more off-grid population, the authorities will have to interact with all stakeholders to strike a fine balance between import...

Is it the time to think big, again? Can only mega projects catch the country's attention and lead Bangladesh to becoming a middle income country? On...

An inexpensive, solar-powered ambulance that can fit down narrow laneways is set to hit the road in rural Bangladesh this year, its manufacturers say....

23.08.2016 , Dr. Sebastian Groh

Creating Solar Villages in Bangladesh

For nearly fifty million people in rural Bangladesh, access to modern electricity and lighting remains a distant dream. That’s about a third of the...

Country News

According to official statistics, now all the six government distribution utilities are purchasing...

Bangladesh has made "significant" progress in electricity access to the population as the rate has...

The body responsible for the installation of more than 4 million residential PV installations has...

A report was presented regarding this in a recent meeting of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on...

As China outstrips all other external investors in Bangladesh by a considerable margin, energy and...

With concerns over the mountains of PV system waste that will one day pile up around the world,...

Bangladesh is the number one country in the world that has been able to create solar home, Prime...

This is part of a wider policy to generate 10% of the nation’s electricity needs from renewable...

Solar pumps can provide sustainable solutions without requiring any fuel, reduce carbon emission and...

The Bangladesh Scaling-up Renewable Energy Project will provide $185 million to add up to 310 MW in...

The number of SHS installation reached 6.8 million in 2018, which provides electricity in the remote...

The idea came to Bhuiyan while working for an NGO in the wake of a massive cyclone that hit the...