The Policy Times Dhaka Bureau (June 11) :
Bangladesh has remarkably achieved 23% Energy Efficiency against the target of 15% target set for 2021 in the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Master Plan. On June 08, 2021, SREDA declared the achievements in the workshop on National Energy Balance: Bangladesh Perspective. Nasrul Hamid, State Minister Power, Energy, and Mineral Resources graced the event organized by SREDA under Energy Efficiency and Conservation Promotion Financing Project.
SREDA, IDCOL, and BIFFL’s concerted effort has been successfully implementing the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Promotion Financing Project, a nearly 300 million USD Project financed by JICA. The Project provides concessional loans through IDCOL and BIFEL to install energy-efficient equipment in industries and buildings.