POWER SECTOR REFORM -BANGLADESH. PRESENTED BY : A.S.M. HAFIZUL HOSSAIN WORKING PRESIDENT CEC, PGCBSKU, BNANGLADESH. firstname.lastname@example.org. BANGLADESH General information. Population 146.7 million Area 147570 Sq. Km .
A.S.M. HAFIZUL HOSSAIN
CEC, PGCBSKU, BNANGLADESH.
Dredging & Mechanical Equipment
Gen. Capacity -88 MW
1978 Creation of Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board – REB.
-with a view to provide electricity to the rural population.
1985 Liberalization in Govt. policy
- Electricity excluded from Reserved
- Creation scope for private
1991Distribution system of Dhaka Metropolitan City & surrounding urban areas were separated from BPDB & a new Public Sector Utility “Dhaka Electric Supply Authority-DESA” was created.Later gradually the surrounding areas were handed over to REB.
Private Participation Legalizedunder a new“ENERGY POLICY”* Vertical separation of existing utility in functional line i.e. Generation, Transmission & Distribution.* Private participation introduced* Commercialization
Creation of Power Grid Company of Bangladesh Ltd.–PGCB Ltd. A separate Electricity Transmission Utility (HT Lines) under Public Sector. Unbundling from BPDB & Registered in Stock market. So far 20% share off loaded
2001Corporatization of BPDB owned Ashuganj Power Station as a public limited Company- APSCL.2003 Corporatization of Distribution system of 19 administrative District of Western area named " West Zone Power Distribution Company Ltd.”.
2008 “Dhaka Electric Supply Authority-DESA”
Converted into new Company “Dhaka
Power Distribution Company –DPDC Ltd
resulting job loss of about 700 workers.
PDB DESA DPDC WHAT NEXT ??
RURAL ELECTRIFICATION BOARD –REB 1978
DHAKA ELEC. SUPPLUY AUTHORITY –DESA 1991
POWER GRID CO. OF BANGLADESH LTD –PGCB 1996
ASHUGANJ POWER STN CO. LTD -APSCL 2001
PRIVATE PARTICIPATIN –IPP 1995
ELECTRICITY GENERATING CO. LTD -EGCB
WEST ZONE POWER DIST CO. -WZPDPCO 2003
DHAKA ELEC, SUPPLY CO-DESCO
DHAKA POWER DIST CO. LTD ---DPDC 2008
NORTH WEST POWER GEN. CO
NORTH ZONE POWER DIST. CO
SOUTH ZONE POWER DIST CO
Out comeAfter so many project, loan, agreement, meetings, re structure, formation – reformation, TA & with all other activities what is the result or out come?The most important out come is that people are not getting minimum electricity causing serious damage in their daily life & countries Development.
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