Starved for power

A carrot and stick approach is key to meeting energy demand Nepal will need an installed capacity of over 10,000 MW by 2030 if its...

जलविद्युत् सेयरको जोखिम

तोकिएको समयमा जलविद्युत् आयोजना सरकारलाई हस्तान्तरण हुने भएपछि आम–लगानीकर्ता अन्योलमा ६ वर्षअघिको प्रसंग हो, रसुवा, धैबुङ–४ का दशरथ देवकोटाले घन्टौँ लाइनमा लागेर चिलिमे जलविद्युत् आयोजनामा...

Privatization of utilities: Obvious alternative

The suitable method of privatization for the existing utilities is partial sale of company to the public. The government can retain the majority share...

Could Trade and FDI be the Key to Unlocking Nepal’s Potential? New Report Suggests...

STORY HIGHLIGHTS A new World Bank Group report analyzes Nepal’s participation in global markets and recommends policies for increasing trade integration and boosting the...
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The future of hydro in a warming world : David Suzuki

People have harnessed energy from moving water for thousands of years. Greeks used various types of water wheels to grind grain in mills more...

Decade of development Can line ministries coordinate with each other to harness 10,000...

Jul 8, 2016- Earlier this year in February, Nepal’s Ministry of Energy moved forward with an action plan on National Energy Crisis Prevention and...

गरे जलविद्युत्मा सबै आत्मनिर्भर

नेपालको आर्थिक समृद्धिको मुख्य आधार मानिने जलविद्युत् आयोजनाबारे आधिकारिक अध्ययन भएको छैन । ५० वर्षअघि हरिमान श्रेष्ठले शैक्षिक प्रयोजनको शोधग्रन्थमा उल्लेख गरेको ८३ हजार...

More power to the people

The best loss reduction strategy is avoiding transmitting electricity over long distances The quality of the Nepal Electricity Authority’s (NEA) distribution system is no...

Nepal’s power woes and Koshi basin

American tourists Shana K and her husband Zulhk K were in for a shock when they found there was no electricity at the Janakpur...

Water Clouds on the Tibetan Plateau

Ten of Asia’s major rivers flow from the Tibetan Plateau and fill river basins that provide water to more than 1.35 billion people, a...