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Power generation hits record high of 15,604MW

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 17th April, 2023 10:50:31 PM
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Bangladesh has made record again in generation of power worth 15,604MW.

According to the ministry of power energy and mineral resources, the record was made at 9:00pm on Monday.

Earlier, the country had witnessed the record power generation of 15,304MW on Thursday, although it nosedived to 15,000 MW on Saturday, going below 15,300 MW of benchmark.

It is claimed that sudden shutdown of 660 MW first unit of Rampal Bangladesh-India Moitree power plant attributed to this fall in power generation.

However, no clarification was issued by the Bangladesh-India Friendship Power Company Limited (bifpcl) in this regard.