Ilam, June 18: Power produced by the Upper Mai Hydropower Project has been linked to the national power grid after two months internal test.
The 8.98 MW project has been running by Panchakanya Mai Valley Hydropower Company. With this, the total capacity of power generated in the district has reached 52 MW.
Executive Director of the Company Santosh Pradhan said, "6.5 MW electricity generated from our project has been linked to the national power grid on Tuesday." The project is being constructed at a cost of Rs 1.92 billion at run at Mabu and Maimajhuwa. RSS