Today a meeting on floating solar power project was held at SREDA with the participation of Asian Development Bank (ADB) team and Solar EPC Development Ltd. (SEPC) team . Meeting was precided by Mr. Siddique Zobair, Member (Additional Secretary), Energy Efficiency & Conservation, SREDA. Ms. Salima Jahan, Member (Joint Secretary), Renewable Energy, SREDA, Ms. Hongwei Jhang, Senior Finance Specialist (Energy), South Asia Department, ADB, Ms. Alison Wilshaw, Principal Consultant, Renewable Energy, Mr. Sohel Mahmud, National Consultant, ADB and team members of ADB was present at the meeting.
Mr. Ezaz Al Qudat A Mazid, Managing Director of SEPC gave presentation on floating solar prospect and 10 kW floating solar pilot project, which is first ever in Bangladesh.
ADB team appreciated the initiative and expressed their interest to work with SEPC on potential floating solar project in Bangladesh. They have also expressed their interest to finance floating solar power project.
Potentiality of floating solar power plant at Pagla Water Treatment Plant also discussed at the meeting.