Nepal: Supporting Rural Electrification Through Renewable Energy
This technical assistance helps the Government of Nepal promote renewable energy and rural electrification in a sustainable and systematic manner. It also supports a feasibility study for a large grid-connected wind farm based on collected wind data.
5 Aug 2014
Feasibility study for large-scale wind farm (minimum of 1 MW) presented and proper tariff structure recommended
Options for energy storage management studied
Capacity development of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment and the Alternative Energy Promotion Centre supported
$500,000 (Asian Development Bank, financed through the Technical Assistance Special Fund)