February 20, 2023 09:00 am
KATHMANDU, Feb 20: India has given the green signal on allowing Nepal to export up to 1,200 MW of electricity by using the Dhalkebar-Muzaffarpur cross-border transmission line and a number of similar infrastructures in the Nepal-India border areas alongside Bihar of India.
July 31, 2022 17:15 pm
KATHMANDU, July 31: Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Minister Pampha Bhusal has said that the power purchase agreements (PPAs) of companies that do not produce electricity after obtaining a license to generate electricity will be canceled.
July 30, 2022 15:30 pm
MANMA, July 30: Sanni Triveni Rural Municipality in Kalikot district drew the attention of the Ministry of Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation for the repair and maintenance of Potmara micro hydropower project located in the rural municipality.
June 16, 2022 13:45 pm
KATHMANDU, June 16: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation, Pampha Bhusal has said that the construction process of the 1,200 MW Budhigandaki Hydropower Project will be taken forward in the coming fiscal year.
June 11, 2022 19:45 pm
KATHMANDU, June 11: Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Minister Pampha Bhusal has urged the newly-elected people's representatives to serve the public while also undertaking preservation and promotion of local identities.
December 18, 2021 16:00 pm
KATHMANDU, Dec 18: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Pampha Bhusa has urged all sectors to increase their electricity consumption.
December 4, 2021 15:42 pm
LALITPUR, Dec 4: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Pampha Bhusal asserted that the Bhimsen Temple being reconstructed in Patan Durbar Square, Lalitpur is enhancing the country's reputation at home and abroad.
November 4, 2021 17:00 pm
LALITPUR, Nov 4: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation, Pampha Bhusal, has said that the five-party alliance would continue until the 'regression' is treated.
October 3, 2020 07:45 am
KATHMANDU, Oct 3: Australia’s Fortescue Metals Group Ltd has expressed interest in investing in a hydropower project with at least 500 megawatt capacity in Nepal.
March 20, 2020 09:25 am
KATHMANDU, March 20: The Alternative Energy Promotion Center (AEPC), the focal agency for renewable energy promotion in the country under the Ministry of Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation (MoEWRI), and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) signed a US$ 1.5 million agreement to promote renewable energy in Nepal.
March 18, 2019 09:55 am
KATHMANDU, March 18: The Ministry of Energy has failed to achieve most of the targets that it had set when incumbent Minister for Energy, Water Resources, and Irrigation Barsaman Pun assumed office a year ago.