Nepal, Bangladesh Agree to Build More Than 1,600 MW of Pumped-Storage Hydropower

The governments of Nepal and Bangladesh have signed an agreement to build two pumped-storage hydropower plants with a total capacity of more than 1,600 MW in Nepal, according to the Kathmandu Post. The agreement was signed Oct. 16 by Nepal Commerce Minister Romi Gauchan Thakali and Bangladesh Commerce Minister Tofail …

Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in the Hindu Kush Himalayan Region under...

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), with financial support from the Austrian Development Agency, are preparing to establish a Himalayan Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency. The centre will help address the complex development and energy challenges of the …