NEPAL

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30.09.2019 , Aashish Chalise

Electrifying Nepal

How can we get electricity faster to Nepalis in a more sustainable way, while having it positioned for the future? Distributed generation is the...

Bhadri Sarki used to walk for more than an hour to fetch enough water to irrigate just one apple tree.But since a solar-powered water pump was...

26.01.2019 , Devendra Adhikari

Mini-Grid Development in Nepal

Development is a difficult mission accomplished. It is not possible overnight. Development seems even more challenging in developing countries like...
As Nepal commemorates the third anniversary of the two devastating earthquakes, our country still struggles to bounce back. While there is much that...
In the village of Shikharpur in Nepal's remote Himalayan foothills, the faint sound of water can be heard trickling through a large metal pump....
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...

Country News

Some experts believe the RE sector does need subsidy at the beginning, and Nepal’s real problem is...

“Promotion of Solar Energy in Rural Areas” to support solar energy technologies such as solar...

Locals of Gutu village in Surkhet district have been able to set up businesses and upgrade their...

Proliferation of grid-connected solar PV solutions would mean that Nepal is able to attain a...

The project aims to address the barriers to private sector participation in the mini grid sector for...

The international donor agencies have been urged to extend support for achieving the government’s...

Minister for Energy, Water Resource and Irrigation Barshaman Pun on Wednesday marked the beginning...

Vendor finance is a tool to supply finance to customers by vendors to buy respective products. It is...

Nepal has reached a major crossroads in its national development. The goal for the nation is to...

Through UNCDF CleanStart support, over 125,000 households have access to reliable and clean energy...

The donated goods will be distributed by the Alternative Energy Promotion Center (AEPC) in the areas...

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