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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

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

With electric three-wheelers operating in the nation’s rural areas, it is hoped registering them...

The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said Friday that its first five solar-powered safe water systems at...

Power generated by the solar pump serves various other needs of the community, like water...

The use of solar energy in irrigation is popular now owing to cost-effective financing and...

Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board (BREB) has launched two projects to expand the use of...

Solar energy has long powered homes, businesses and portable electronics. Now, it’s powering a field...

The Islamic Solidarity Fund for Development (ISFD) has been relentless in supporting a greener...

SOLshare has created a new approach to providing affordable solar electricity to everyone in...

Long on the path to development, Bangladesh cannot afford to ignore its vast prospects latent in its...

ME SOLshare, a solar electricity provider to rural and underserved people of Bangladesh, is one of...

Multi million Taka projects for popularising biogas energy produced virtually no results in...