Econ-ity ┬╗ February 14, 2014

Daily Archives: February 14, 2014

Kushal Gurung of Windpower Nepal on feasibility of windpower & energy mix


Kushal Gurung, CEO, WindPower Nepal speaking about the prospect of wind energy in Nepal and the need of formulating a clear energy policy during an econ-ity session on the topic ‘Energy Mix to Power Nepal’ which was organized with the joint efforts of FNCCI and Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation. Anil Chitrakar moderated the event.

About Astha Joshi

Astha completed her undergraduate degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) and is working as a research assistant at Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation.

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Kishore Rimal of Gham Power on Solar Energy Prospect in Nepal

Kishore Rimal of Gham Power speaking about the possibility of solar mini-grids and demand of energy for economic growth in rural Nepal, during an econ-ity session on the topic ‘Energy Mix to Power Nepal’ which was organized with the joint efforts of FNCCI and Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation. Anil Chitrakar moderated the event.

About Astha Joshi

Astha completed her undergraduate degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) and is working as a research assistant at Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation.

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Mr.Subarna Das Shrestha on Hydropower & energy mix

Dr. Subarna Das Shrestha, Former President, Independent power Producers’ Association of Nepal (IPPAN) speaking about what an ideal energy mix would look like in a developing Nepal during an econ-ity session on the topic ‘Energy Mix to Power Nepal’ which was organized with the joint efforts of FNCCI and Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation. Anil Chitrakar moderated the event.

Dr. Subarna Das Shrestha, speaking about what issues should be focused upon while formulating an energy policy.

About Astha Joshi

Astha completed her undergraduate degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) and is working as a research assistant at Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation.

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Anil Chitrakar on Alternative Energy Solution in Nepal

Anil Chitrakar summarizing one of the audience’s take on making Nepal an energy-independent country during an econ-ity session on the topic ‘Energy Mix to Power Nepal’ which was organized with the joint efforts of FNCCI and Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation. Mr. Chitrakar was the moderator at the event.

Anil Chitrakar summarizing Dr. Subarna Das Shrestha’s take on making energy sector of Nepal more competitive.

Anil Chitrakar summarizing Dr. Subarna Das Shrestha’s take on what kind of energy policy should be formulated in Nepal.

About Astha Joshi

Astha completed her undergraduate degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) and is working as a research assistant at Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation.

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Dr. Govind Raj Pokharel on alternative energy for Nepal

Prof. Dr. Govind Raj Pokharel, Executive Director, Alternative Energy Promotion Center (AEPC) talking about categorization of energy consumers in Nepal and the urgency to formulate a policy to regulate energy sector during an econ-ity session on the topic ‘Energy Mix to Power Nepal’ which was organized with the joint efforts of FNCCI and Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation.┬áThe event was moderated by Anil Chitrakar.

Prof. Dr. Govind Raj Pokharel, offers a solution to the load-shedding problem in Kathmandu by mobilising alternative sources of energy.

Prof. Dr. Govind Raj Pokharel, shares a micro-hydro success story of Riga VDC in Baglung. He sheds light on the governance and management of the community project and encourages more private participation in the energy sector.

About Astha Joshi

Astha completed her undergraduate degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) and is working as a research assistant at Samriddhi, The Prosperity Foundation.

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