Dr. Govind Raj Pokharel on alternative energy for Nepal


Econ-ity Events

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. The 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.