Bangladesh: Strategy for energy swap with Myanmar under study

The government is set to sort out a strategy for the upcoming bilateral talks to quicken the implementation of the planned energy swap by importing natural gas from Myanmar for electricity generation. A senior official concerned said the Energy and Mineral Resources Division (EMRD) under the ministry of power, energy and mineral resources (MoPEMR) will […]

Bangladesh proposes energy swap with Myanmar

The government is exploring the option to import gas from Myanmar and export electricity to that country under an energy-swap proposal already on the toss. Officials said the Government of Myanmar, in principle, has agreed to a proposal put forward by a high-powered Bangladesh delegation to this effect. Prime Minister’s Energy Advisor Dr Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury […]