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Norway provides Rs 2.34b grant to Nepal

The Government of Norway has agreed to provide a grant assistance of Rs 2.34 billion for the implementation of National Rural and Renewable Energy...

Hydro can be revived with improved government procedures

Lamenting on the dismal growth of the hydropower development in India, Mahadevan Anand, Managing Director, Andritz India Pvt. Ltd. sheds light on the sectoral...

तीन साताभित्र ६ विद्युत् आयोजनासंग पीपीए गर्न प्राधिकरणलाई निर्देशन

ऊर्जामन्त्रालयले प्रतिस्पर्धाबाट निर्माण हुन लागेका छवटा जलविद्युत् आयोजनाका लगानीकर्तासँग तीन साताभित्र विद्युत् खरिद समझौता (पीपीए) गर्न नेपाल विद्युत् प्राधिकरणलाई निर्देशन दिएको छ । पीपीएमा भएको...

Equis Fund To Invest In Bhilwara Energy

Equis Funds Group is planning to invest in LNJ Bhilwara Group's holding company - Bhilwara Energy Limited. The fund is planning to acquire stake...

Upper Trishuli 3A upgradation: Despite objection, MoE moves ahead with plan

The Ministry of Energy (MoE) is moving ahead with its plan to upgrade the Upper Trishuli 3A hydropower project despite objections by the Ministry...

Nepal Ready to Attract $ 6 b Investment for Hydropower

The meeting of Nepali Investment Board has approved the new Project Development Agreement (PDA) template for hydropower projects above 500 Mega Watt (MW) which...

Government plans afoot to let private sector run Duhabi multifuel plant

The government is planning to hand over the 39 MW multifuel plant in Duhabi, Morang to the private sector on a management contract. Constructed...

New hydro deals

By Radhesh Pant The refrain is eerily familiar across our country—despite having enormous hydropower potential, we have no access to reliable electricity. Ninety eight percent of the...

सरकारले म्याद सकिएका कम्पनीसँग कनेन्सन एग्रिमेन्ट माग्यो

ऊर्जा मन्त्रालयले सर्वेक्षण लाइसेन्स म्याद सकिएका ५ हजार मेगावाट क्षमताका चार दर्जनभन्दा बढी ठूला जलविद्युत् आयोजनाका लगानीकर्तासँग कनेक्सन एग्रिमेन्ट मागेको छ । मन्त्रालयले विद्युत् विकास...

Govt gives Korean power company shocker

Last week, as the promoters of Upper Trishuli-1 were preparing to meet in Montreal, Canada, to work out the detailed design of the 216-MW...