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Electricity Scenario in Bangladesh

Electricity, the most usable form of energy, is one of the most important issues for the economic development of a country. The projection of demand for electricity is an integral part of the planning process as it enables the decisions-makers on the regarding matter. Providing access to affordable and reliable electricity to all citizens by 2021 is a befitting national goal of the government of Bangladesh. Despite considerable trust on reducing the gap between the demand and supply of electricity, a significant number of people still do not have access to electricity. Moreover, it might be quite difficult to achieve the target if the government does not give top priority on the regarding issue. This study investigates the possible pattern of electricity scenario in the near future.