Renewable energy snapshot and prospect in Bangladesh
Joardder, Mohammad Uzzal Hossain, Uddin, Md. Shazib , & Das, Barun Kumar (2011) Renewable energy snapshot and prospect in Bangladesh. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Mechanical Engineering and Renewable Energy 2011 (ICMERE2011), Chittagong, Bangladesh.
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This paper addresses the snap of renewable energy and the need for effective progress strategies linked with sustainable energy development along with prospect of renewable energy in Bangladesh. Our country is gifted with vast renewable energy resources such as biomass and solar. Approximately 73% of total energy demand of the country is supplied by local biomass based fuels. Bangladesh is endowed with abundant supplies of solar energy. Annually about 1.9 MWh energy is received per square meter of horizontal area in Bangladesh. Besides, hydro and wind as well as geothermal power can be considered as potential renewable energy resources. Karnafuli Hydro Station is the merely hydro energy power generation plant of the country that generates 230 MW. The annual wind speed at a height of 25m at some coastal locations is above 5 m/s and much higher in the pre-monsoon and monsoon periods.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (091300) > Energy Generation Conversion and Storage Engineering (091305)|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering|
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|Deposited On:||05 Sep 2012 09:06|
|Last Modified:||26 Sep 2012 06:01|
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