Nepal loses Rs200 million in Dashain power spillage

Unsold energy is still high.Utility hopes approval from India will facilitate export of more electricity. Nepal loses Rs200 million in Dashain power spillage
Even though the country’s sole distributor had long been seeking India’s approval to sell the power generated by the 456MW Upper Tamakoshi Hydropower Project, India refused to give its nod citing the involvement of Chinese contractors in the project, which is currently Nepal’s largest. Post File Photo
Prithvi Man Shrestha
Published at : October 10, 2022
Updated at : October 10, 2022 08:06

Prithvi Man Shrestha

Prithvi Man Shrestha is a political reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering the governance-related issues including corruption and irregularities in the government machinery. Before joining The Kathmandu Post in 2009, he worked at and Rising Nepal primarily covering the issues of political and economic affairs for three years.