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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...

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Bangladesh the fastest growing Solar Home System program in the world with over 50,000 SHS unit...

BRAC and Villagepump have collectively installed two solar-powered water purifiers to provide clean...

In its avowed goal of meeting increasing power demand, the government is going to buy surplus...

Hawaii, with lots of sun but no oil, has already stepped ahead of other US states in the race toward...

The rooftop solar power system in generating electricity is becoming more and more popular across...

Solar-panel based water pump have been getting popularity among the farmers in seven unions of...

As solar-generated electricity is projected to see a 59 per cent cost reduction by 2025 compared to...

The government today signed a $185 million financing agreement with the World Bank to add about 310...

If developing a solar market had merely been a matter of marketing a leading technology—as some...

Minister unveils plan to install small-scale systems on all educational buildings as part of aim to...

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...