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Nepal's 1st hydroelectric plant is a museum piece

Kathmandu, April 5 -- It was 6:30pm on 22 May 1911, and the sun had just set in Kathmandu when King Prithvi Bir Bikram Shah arrived at Tundikhel to turn on a switch to light Nepal's first electric lam... Read More


Nepal's mega-dam is a mirage

Kathmandu, Feb. 20 -- Plans to build Nepal's biggest hydropower project was been delayed by politics for 10 years, but now it is on hold because of the Covid-19 pandemic. The 263-m high dam on the Bu... Read More