thedailystar.net 27 Oct, 2016
Beximco plans to set up a 30-MW solar power plant in the northern district of Panchagarh through a joint venture with a Chinese company. The cabinet committee on purchase on 26th October, 2016 approved a proposal for power purchase from the joint venture at a rate of Tk 11.12 a unit under a 20-year contract. Beximco Power Co and Jiangsu Zhongtian Technology of China will set up the solar power plant at Tentulia in Panchagarh. The company with its own fund will procure the land and set up the transmission line and sub-station.