Tagged: Nepal

Electricity from India to cost Rs 10 per unit

KATHMANDU, August 9: Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has determined the new tariff for the electricity that is being imported from India. The meeting of the Nepal-India Electricity Exchange Committee held on Tuesday in New...

Nepal, China to develop cross-border power transmission lines

Kathmandu: Nepal and China have initiated process for the joint development of cross-border transmission lines which will pave the way for electricity trade between the two neighbours. Nepal has sent a draft of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)...

Nepal, US to seal $630m deal in September

The government of Nepalwill sign a $630-million investment agreement with the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), an independent US government agency working to reduce global poverty through economic development, in September to build a robust...

India helps Nepal rebuild its electricity network

New Delhi: Days after India’s Power Grid Corp. of India Ltd (PGCIL) helped Nepal’s electricity grid come online, the state-owned firm is working towards rebuilding the distribution network to start power supply in the...

Indian contractor resumes work on Rahughat hydro

Civil works of Rahughat Hydropower Project, a priority project of the government, have finally started, three years after the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) awarded contract to IVRCL Infrastructure of India. If things go as...

Nepal to allow private investment in power transmission

The government of Nepal is ready to invite private sector investment in power transmission line projects, an official said here Sunday. The Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), Nepal’s government owned power monopoly, has been working to prepare...

Tata Power looking for more hydro projects

Tata Power is actively looking at opportunities to develop hydro projects as part of efforts to boost its renewable energy portfolio which is expected to make up about one-fourth of its overall generation capacity...

Yamuna Power’s solar energy to pump water

BSES Yamuna Power (BYP) has, for the first time, introduced a Renewal Energy Assisted Pump (REAP) in the Indian capital. It can become a powerful energy and water solution for many users in power...