4-MW Puwa Khola 1 small hydropower plant in Nepal completed.

4-MW Puwa Khola 1 small hydropower plant in Nepal completed.

The 4-MW Puwa Khola 1¬†small hydropower¬†plant on the Puwa Khola River located near the towns of Shanti Danda and Barbote in the Eastern Development Region of Nepal, has begun commercial operations. The US$11 million project financed in part by Sidhhartha Bank and Citizen Bank, and licensed by Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), was developed by Puwa […]

10-MW Langtang Khola small hydropower project in Nepal receives financing.

10-MW Langtang Khola small hydropower project in Nepal receives financing.

A consortium of banks has agreed to finance about Rs 1.60 billion (US$23.7 million) for the 10-MW Langtang Khola hydropower projecton the Langtang River located in the Rasuwa district in the Himalaya region of Nepal. The consortium, led by Nepal-based Sunrise Bank Ltd., includes Sidhhartha Bank Ltd., Nepal Credit and Commerce Bank Ltd. and Janata […]