Two more projects get license for power production


    KATHMANDU, July 3:

    MoEnThe government has provided power production license to additional two hydroelectricity projects.

    The Department of Electricity Development under the Ministry of Energy provided the power production license to Mayakhola Hydropower Project (15 MW) of Sankhuwasabha district. It is targeted to be completed within the next four years. The estimated cost for the construction of the project is three billion rupees. 

    Similarly, the government issued license to the Dwarikhola Hydropower Project (4 MW) of Doti district. The Bhugol Energy Development Company has been awarded the contract to construct the project. The estimated cost of this project is Rs. 800 million. 

    The Department provided license to different 94 power projects so far and as much as 2,440 MW power could be produced from these projects. 

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