Six power plants and nine substations inaugurated in Bangladesh

Bangladesh: Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated six power plants, nine grid substations and one specialized electrification project to ensure total power coverage in 12 administrative regions.

Saiful Islam, Director of Public Relations of Power Development Board (PDB) said, “The six power plants are Bhola 225 MW Combined Cycle power plant, Chandpur 200 MW power plant, Ashuganj 150 MW power plant, Rupsha in Khulna 105 MW power plant, Julda in Chattogram 100 MW power plant (3rd unit) and power supply to Sandwip Upazila through submarine cable.”

The nine grid substations are Ramganj, Barishal (North), Baroiyerhat, Shikalbaha, Jaldhaka, Sunamganj, Bianibazar, Rangamati and Matarbari.

Source: Daily Bangladesh