This analytical document presents the vision of the Government of Bangladesh (GOB) is to make electricity available for all by 2021, in order to alleviate poverty and to improve the socio-economic development and uplift human life style. In order to fulfill the vision, the GOB has prepared short-, medium-, and long-term power generation plans using gas, coal, duel fuel, nuclear and renewable energy (RE) resources. RE will play a vital role in meeting the demand of electricity in future especially in the off-grid areas of the country. 

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Organization: UNESCAP

Theme: Adaptation

Topics: Economic and Development Planning, Energy, COP22 List of UN Publications

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2015

Language: English