Market research on equipment and appliances & end-user energy forecast (May 2014 to November 2014)

Client: J-POWER (Funded by JICA Bangladesh)

The government of Japan, in response to the request of the Government of Bangladesh (GoB), as part of the countermeasure for Bangladesh’s energy supply crisis and climate change mitigation, executed a project, for the implementation of renewable energy and energy efficiency and conservation (EE&C) in Bangladesh. The paper for the first subcontract reports on the appliance market, present degree of penetration and puts forth a projection of electricity consumption in the residential sector to 2030 based on household appliance ownership rates, parameterized according to econometric variables.