Moshahida Sultana Ritu

The writer is Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Accounting and Information Systems, University of Dhaka.

Is Bangladesh’s ‘nuclear prestige’ an illusion?

Does Bangladesh really require another nuclear power plant? Or is the decision partly motivated by the pursuit of prestige?

1m ago

We need smart policymaking, not smart blame games in the energy sector

The authorities must start paying heed to expert recommendations on energy sector-related decisions.

2m ago

Is renewable deployment suffering from fossil fuel lock-in?

Technological lock-in refers to the situation of persistent failure to switch to a new technology.

1y ago

Import dependence is the root cause of our energy crisis

This dependence will only increase if we continue to become dependent on imported coal and LNG.

1y ago

How the energy sector shut its doors to the public

Latest government decisions regarding energy are textbook examples of regulatory capture

1y ago

Is there a way out of Bangladesh's energy crisis? Experts tell all.

"It is time for us to ask how much we have been able to recover from the energy crisis."

1y ago

Can Bangladesh find a way out of the energy crisis?

The energy sector was made LNG-dependent despite repeated warnings about it by experts.

1y ago

Save the Sundarbans vs. How to Save the Sundarbans

Should we save the Sundarbans? How can we save the Sundarbans? Can we risk the existence of the Sundarbans for a power plant?

8y ago
April 20, 2024
April 20, 2024

Is Bangladesh’s ‘nuclear prestige’ an illusion?

Does Bangladesh really require another nuclear power plant? Or is the decision partly motivated by the pursuit of prestige?

March 16, 2024
March 16, 2024

We need smart policymaking, not smart blame games in the energy sector

The authorities must start paying heed to expert recommendations on energy sector-related decisions.

April 19, 2023
April 19, 2023

Is renewable deployment suffering from fossil fuel lock-in?

Technological lock-in refers to the situation of persistent failure to switch to a new technology.

March 20, 2023
March 20, 2023

Import dependence is the root cause of our energy crisis

This dependence will only increase if we continue to become dependent on imported coal and LNG.

January 26, 2023
January 26, 2023

How the energy sector shut its doors to the public

Latest government decisions regarding energy are textbook examples of regulatory capture

November 21, 2022
November 21, 2022

Is there a way out of Bangladesh's energy crisis? Experts tell all.

"It is time for us to ask how much we have been able to recover from the energy crisis."

November 20, 2022
November 20, 2022

Can Bangladesh find a way out of the energy crisis?

The energy sector was made LNG-dependent despite repeated warnings about it by experts.

March 11, 2016
March 11, 2016

Save the Sundarbans vs. How to Save the Sundarbans

Should we save the Sundarbans? How can we save the Sundarbans? Can we risk the existence of the Sundarbans for a power plant?

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