Wednesday, June 19, 2024

IDCOL to install 1,500 solar-powered irrigation pumps by 2016

The Infrastructure Development Company Ltd (IDCOL) plans to install 1,500 solar-powered irrigation pumps across Bangladesh by 2016, in a bid to promote alternative energy and limit reliance on fossil fuels. The new pumps will run on a combined 12 megawatts (MW) of power to be generated by solar panels, projected to save the government nearly ... Read more