The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $60 million loan as additional support for the ongoing Electricity Grid Modernization Project that is upgrading power transmission and distribution systems in Nepal.
The ongoing project, approved in November 2020, is automating 34 existing grid su...}
New Delhi: India's power demand, a barometer of economic activity and progress, is growing at a historic pace in the current financial year. The trend, a result of a multitude of factors boosting industrial and residential load, is likely to continue for some time, say experts....}
Demand for electricity across the country hit 1,600 MW on Sunday. This is the maximum value till date.
According to Nepal Electricity Authority, the consumption on the day was recorded at 32.5 million units, which is 2.5 million more units compared to the normal day consumption. Likewise, the ele...}
Five megawatt of electricity has been generated from a solar plant in Belchautara, Shuklagandaki Municipality-5 of Tanahun. The electricity generated by Solar Farm has been connected to the national transmission line from Tuesday.
Solar Farm Private Limited has been completed for the first time i...}
New Delhi: State-owned SJVN Ltd Chairman and Managing Director Nand Lal Sharma has apprised Nepal's Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba of concerns which may affect faster completion of its hydro projects in the neighbouring country. Sharma had a meeting with the Prim...}
Kathmandu: The operation of the Nepal-India Interstate Petroleum Pipeline has been completed for two years, resulting in the saving of Rs 3 billion. It used to be spent in the transportation of petroleum products from India to Nepal earlier.
Nepal Oil Corporation establish...}
Kathmandu: Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has put the construction of Arun-Inaruwa-Tingla-Mirchaiya 400 kV transmission line in its top priority to link electricity of small and medium hydel-projects of eastern-Nepal in the national grid.
This transmission line will be divided into three secti...}
Myagdi : Four hydroelectricity projects operating in Myagdi, Mustang and Parbat have halted power production after a transmission tower collapsed.
The transmission tower at Chuwa of Kushma Municipality-8, Parbat district has fallen down, leading to disruption in the supply of total 70.6...}
KATHMANDU: Nepal’s electricity production has reached around 2,000 MW after the 456-MW Upper Tamakoshi Hydroelectric Project (UTHP) started full-fledged production from Sunday.
The UTHP that started its test production two months ago has now gone into its commercial production with a full-f...}
Kathmandu: Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has given priority to the construction of the large reservoir and semi-reservoir hydropower projects to balance the country's electricity demand and supply.
NEA is planning to forward the construction of the 835 MW Dudhkoshi reservoir, 1,061 MW Upp...}