NEPAL

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Giving women loans to buy solar panels for irrigation - and access to land - can help them build resilience to climate change.

Amrica Devi Yadav, a...

In 2015, Nepal was hit by a series of devastating crises. One earthquake was followed by another, and the year ended with a trade blockade with...

This study assesses and compares the benefits of electricity service to households and small enterprises from microgrids, solar home systems (SHS),...

07.04.2016 , Kristin Lau

Light for Life: Nepal Solar Farming

Energy is at the forefront of most economic, environmental and developmental issues the world faces today. In Nepal, roughly 80% of the population...

As nonprofits rush to help in the wake of Nepal’s earthquake, experts discuss the work needed to make clean energy a bigger part of disaster response...

It's 7 p.m., but it feels like midnight. The city of Patan in Nepal is already sleeping. The large city subsumed in the greater Kathmandu area is...

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The project provides electricity to 83 rural households, through 20 kW wind turbines, which are...

Solar-based pumping solutions are a good example of how renewables can offer a cost-effective...

A solar revolution is transforming the lives of women in the remotest parts of Asia. They no longer...

The social enterprise Empower Generation provides technical training and support to women in the...

To help rural communities thrive without draining the park's natural resources, this fall's effort...

Giving women loans to buy solar panels for irrigation - and access to land - can help them build...

Since the earthquake struck last year, killing more than 8,000 people and injuring over 22,300,...

Nepal’s energy crisis spares no one: every organisation, from businesses and farms to schools and...

Small off-grid electricity systems are growing rapidly in South Asia. A new study of rural...

In a country like Nepal that has endured long-term political hardships, there’s nothing more...

The three solar micro-grids, with combined capacity of 35 kilowatts, were installed in the...

In Nepal, rooftop solar panels are being used in households to provide power for daily electrical...