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Message from the Minister 2
Message from the Chairperson 4
Board of Directors 6
Corporate structure of NEA 7
Deputy Managing Directors 8
Managing Director’s Report 9
Generation Directorate 17
Transmission Directorate 39
Distribution and Consumer Services Directorate 57
Planning, Monitoring and Information Technology Directorate 82
Engineering Services Directorate 87
Project Management Directorate 110
NEA’s Subsidiary & Associate Companies 117
Central Activities 132
Administration Directorate 135
Finance Directorate 137
System Load Curve of Peak Load Day 154
Tariff Rates 155
Appendix 159-169
Maps 170-172

Front cover photo: Newly constructed Chapali Substation

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Chet Raj Joshi Mr. Kul Man Ghising Member Managing Director. Anup Kumar Upadhyay Secretary Ministry of Energy. Chandra Tandon Secretary Member Ministry of Finance. Chairman Dr. Bhakta Bahadur Pun Member Member Mr. NEA Member Secretary 8 Nepal Electricity Authority .A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Board of Directors Mr. Umesh Prasad Thani Mr. Member Mr. Shanta Raj Subedi Mr.

NEPAL ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY Organization Structure Nepal Electricity Authority 9 FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 .

Rajeev Sharma Deputy Managing Director Deputy Managing Director Distribution & Consumer Services Directorate Transmission Directorate Mr. Deputy Managing Director Engineering Services Directorate Generation Directorate Project Management Directorate 10 Nepal Electricity Authority . Manoj Silwal Off. Sunil Kumar Dhungel Mr. Deputy Managing Director Off. Shanti Laxmi Shakya Mr. Mohan Ratna Shakya Mr. Deputy Managing Director Off. Jagadishwar Man Singh Acting Deputy Managing Director Acting Deputy Managing Director Acting Deputy Managing Director Finance Directorate Administration Directorate Planning. Monitoring & IT Directorate Mr.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Deputy Managing Directors Mr. Hara Raj Neupane Mr. Lekha Nath Koirala Ms.

city-Kathmandu and city of tourist-Pokhara were With these notes. We are now opportune event to share our performance and conÀdent enough on our endeavor to make NEA achievements during last year and reafÀrm our as a proÀt earning organization by next year. The capital shocks in pursuing their duty. Organization.06 We feel great pride to state that we have been million consumers remained the largest consumer successful in completing many substations and category with 93.61 % to the its voltage level playing pivotal role in eradicating gross revenue from electricity sales respectively. loss reduction and Ànancial performance.54 % of the gross sales revenue. commitment to lead the organization ahead with It is a matter of great honor for us to receive excellent results by building upon its strengths overwhelming support and recognition from and turning challenges into opportunities. which is the Àrst in category contributed 41. power cuts during dry season. It has Under the “Ujjyalo Nepal Abhiyaan” initiative load boosted the morale and conÀdence of our team shedding mitigation and various other activities and has helped a lot in creating amenable working were introduced. except industrial who lost their lives due to electric hazards and consumers. the domestic consumer category with 3. I would also like to pay my great satisfaction to supply 24 hours of continuous sincere tribute to all individuals and employees power to our esteemed consumers. and bulk buyers during the year.97 million to 3. The 32nd Anniversary is an and net loss stood below one billion.26 million including community transmission and distribution facilities. load shedding in Kathmandu. Nepal Electricity Authority 11 . Domestic and Industrial consumer 220 kV Transmission Line.85 % and 35. full swing. within next couple of months. All generation Rest of the consumer Category accounted for the projects have resumed their construction works in remaining 22. public and institutions for our deeds. MANAGING DIRECTOR’S REPORT FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 MANAGING DIRECTOR’S REPORT It gives me immense pleasure to state that The Ànancial performance of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has successfully the year under review recorded completed thirty-two years of glorious journey positive operating surplus in Power sector. As in the previous year. I now present the highlights of made load shedding free for entire period and the performance and achievements made by the remaining areas of the country also felt minimum organization during FY 2016/17. the year 2016/17 was environment for growth and transformation of the historic one in terms of load shedding management. The industries' supply Operational Performance was curtailed during peak hours only. It was our At this annual day. Chamelia Hydroelectric Project is at the Only 65% of the population has access to grid Ànal stage of completion and will be completed electricity.96 % share of the entire transmission lines including Khimti-Dhalkebar consumers. As a result. This became possible due to effective and efÀcient demand and The total number of consumers increased from supply side management with augmentation of 2. even in the driest months.

to 22.166. reduction in average rate of power import.063. expenses including power purchase increased from NRs 36. NEA has managed to generate Reduction in long term borrowing interest rate operational proÀt in the Àscal year 2016/17. which has supported a lot increment in retail tariff.54 million in the million. standard and continued drive to minimize it is transmission. power in major cities and partial endorsement of The average power import for the last year was Ànancial restructuring all contributed to decrease about 250 MW through various transmission lines Ànancial losses for the year under review.76 % and 28. increase of 8.78 % in the previous year price escalation for power purchase from IPPs. NEA spent GWh.53 million in the FY 2015/16 The growth in the revenue from energy sales to NRs 45. an should also be attributed to the decrease in the increase of 26.229. distribution and administration in underway nationwide.133. 7. Kaligandaki.92 GWh.572. This is an increase of 43.907.407.68 in the FY 2016/17 amounted to NRs 978. NRs.15 million. This is mainly due to increase prevalent load shedding. the last year amounted to NRs. The main load centers. NEA incurred Net Loss 22.25 % to 6.777.073.84 % whereas those % of the total available energy and NEA paid imported from India and local IPPs accounted for 61. The total energy available the various Independent Power Producers (IPPs) in NEA’s system increased by 23.457.14 GWh.43 % in the FY 2016/17 due to A nationwide drive launched to reduce system the increase in the volume of import and domestic losses showed positive results reducing the purchase and to some extent because of normal system losses from 25.34 million in purchasing power from Àgure of 1.48 million reduced interest amount by about NRs. NEA’s own Energy from purchased power amounted to 63.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 NEA’s hydropower plants including small power in power purchase cost and staff salary.04 GWh. including Dhalkebar-Muzaffarpur transmission The cost for purchasing power has again been line. Reduction in system operation during the dry season to meet the peak losses. The total power purchased from Independent the largest component in the total operating Power Producers (IPPs) within Nepal was 1777. GWh over the previous year’s Àgure of 5.82 million and Financial Performance NRs 1.67% of the net electricity sales revenue for 34.72 million respectively.39 million as compared to NRs.09 million in the FY 2016/17.175.21 % from as NRs. The total cost of purchased power increased by 27.14 GWh.257. 1. 3879. 12 Nepal Electricity Authority . an increase of 52. an achieved an operational proÀt. Interest expense for this year is calculated previous year.98 million in India has reached 2. this purpose. Marshyangdi and Middle million whereas the same for the previous year Marshyangdi power plants were run for peaking was NRs 8. NEA stations generated a total of 2.24 GWh.087. previous year's Àgure.079.077.40 % respectively. However. demand of the system. The from 8% to 5% for the GoN funded loans and total revenue generated from energy sales and conversion of some loan into equity shares has other income reached NRs 50. The total energy imported from the operational loss of NRs 3. Out of the total available energy.16 generation contributed 36.35% from previous year's Àgure of 1. after many years. an increase of previous year.39% from previous year's NRs 28. The amount of loss that still persists is not to the acceptable Other operating expenses for generation. NRs 1.98 million.305.73 and import from India.17 GWh. continuous supply of to minimize the load shedding at the peak time.457.38 million as against 2.28 %.890. NEA's overall operating 5.306. After many years.24 expenses in the year under review.90% in the year under review.200 as compared to NRs 35.19 million.823. 1.06% from previous year's Àgure of amounting to NRs 2.73 million in the previous year 2015/16.

Siuchatar 132 kV. The access road was opened by the additional petrol/ diesel for the generators used Nepal Army as per the decision of the cabinet.Kataiya 132 kV. 2017. and 648 Ckt Km works. Grid Substation upgrading (Hetauda. line length of under construction transmission Chamelia HEP (30 MW) had been stuck because lines under 132 kV. The progress under construction under 132 kV and 220 kV thereafter was satisfactory and the tunnel work level are 506. NEA has taken minor Ànishing works in the powerhouse. its aftershocks and the subsequent Expansion.250 million towards the long term employee liabilities in The various major transmission lines that were respect of gratuity. The resumed. Terai Bandh. from the Powerhouse to the Headworks The project has been delayed by almost one year Nepal Electricity Authority 13 . pension. postponed to April 2019. The dry the initiative to develop more projects under the test has already been completed.Hapure 132 kV lines. capacity of substation reached on 22nd September. NEA’s ongoing project construction Kushaha . domestic Ànancial resources is the biggest project After the re-opening of the access road.Kulekhani II - beneÀt plan scheme. hence the increase in the energy earthquake. both the Contractors CGGC and CWE sales. This accounts for 98 % of civil works Upper Tamakoshi HEP being built under Upper and 75 % of EM works.19 %. Hetauda . Ongoing Projects Parwanipur. in March till date being constructed in the company mode. to counter the darkness during load shedding The commissioning date of this project has been hours. Similarly. The Kulekhani III (14 MW) had been staying idle with projects transferred or in the process of being most of the civil construction completed and transferred to company mode and the progresses most of the equipment already at site. help in the timely completion of the projects. approximately 80 % of the works have been Upper Tamakoshi Hydroelectric Project (456 MW): completed. Raxaul . 2016. NEA estimated a provision of NRs 2. Overall progress is about 60% till July 2017. At the same time it has also helped a great have resumed their respective works at site for deal in saving valuable foreign exchange revenue Upper Trishuli 3A (60 MW) after a gap of nearly of the country that was being used to import two years.5 MVA and 726 MVA respectively. The overall progress of the NEA Subsidiary Companies project stands at 99. 2015. 659 Ckt Km. has been completed. Bhulbhule . There their completion date. The major remaining After the successful completion of Chilime work on the civil side is plugging of the audits and Hydropower as a subsidiary of NEA. 2017. 2016. Mirchaiya 132/33 kV Substation. have been gradually made 'load site that was made inaccessible by the April 2015 shedding free". As of July achieved are as follows. 220 kV and 400 kV level of the variation disputes of the tunnel squeezing are 1010 Ckt Km. It can be taken as a positive are numerous transmission line projects which sign that the construction of these projects have are under different phases of construction. MANAGING DIRECTOR’S REPORT FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 the urban areas. medical facilities and completed in the last FY 073/74 are Khimti- accumulated leave facilities under employees' Dhalkebar 220 kV. Birgunj transformer capacity After the delays caused by the massive earthquake addition). This project company mode to ensure early decision making is scheduled for commissioning by December.Middle Marsyangdi 132 kV. as well as proper public participation which should 2017. An understanding on this issue was respectively.Parwanipur suffered delays that led to the postponement of 132 kV and Kushum . The remaining works are Tamakoshi Hydropower Limited (UTKHPL) utilizing expected to be completed by December. Chapali 132/66 kV Substation/ of April.

Lahmeyer Committee of THL. Detail Design are being carried out by ELC Tanahu Hydropower Limited (THL): It is a Subsidiary Electroconsult S. The submitted bids for implementation of the Project. 2015 earthquake and blockade Reform and Sustainable Hydropower Development in the India-Nepal border thereafter. The Utter Ganga Storage Hydroelectric Project technical bid evaluation has been completed and (300/600 MW): The feasibility study report is Ànancial bid evaluation for Lot 1 (Civil and Hydro. The pre-construction activities International GmbH is presently engaged in are in the Ànal stage of completion. (Italy) in association with Company of NEA established to promote storage NEWJEC Inc. The preparation of EOI and RFP mechanical works) under Engineering Procurement documents for the selection of Consultant for the and Construction (EPC) mode is under process.A. PDD is preparing documents for the stage. The interconnection Company was established to develop Upper system with Upper Tamakoshi tailrace is already Trishuli 3B HEP (37 MW) as a cascade of Upper under construction. Detail Engineering Design and preparation between GoN and World Bank for Power Sector of Tender Documents. the overall and Tender Document preparation in EPC mode project parameters were reassessed and the of Contract are under evaluation. As per new Program (PSRSHDP). Integrated Time Schedule the project is scheduled Dudhkoshi Storage Hydroelectric Project to start generation from all units by December (300/900MW): The Updated Feasibility and 2018.p. Detailed Engineering Design is under way. The selection of Consultant for both works selection of Consultant for Updated Feasibility will be undertaken under the Ànancing agreement Study. and Lower Hewa (21. the Detailed Engineering Design and Tender Trishuli Jal Vidhut Company Limited (TJVCL): This Document preparation. conducting feasibility study on TSHEP at installed Tender Document Preparation and Construction capacity of 762 MW and FSL of 550 masl. installed capacity is increased to 40 MW. the Request for Proposal (RFP) for the selection of Rahughat Hydroelectric Project (40 MW): After Consultants for the Detailed Engineering Design terminating the main civil contractor. Upper Arun Hydroelectric Project (335-700 MW): Tamor Storage Hydroelectric Project (762 MW): Tender Evaluation process for the selection of Project Development Department (PDD) carried the Consultant for the Detailed Engineering out optimization study which shows the project Design and Tender Document Preparation for to be more attractive at higher FSL even with the Construction is under process along with inundation of the proposed Kabeli -A (37. Trishuli 3A. Core Drilling work both Package 1 (Headworks and River Diversion) and Construction of Test Audit is being carried out and Package 2 (Water Conveyance. being prepared. On this basis. and related Equipment) from the prequaliÀed Tamakoshi V Hydroelectric Project (95 MW): bidders are being evaluated by the Project This is a cascade development of the under Supervision Consultant and the Bid Evaluation construction Upper Tamakoshi HEP. PDD is Similarly Tender evaluation for the Detail Design. (Japan) with the grant assistance type Tanahu Hydropower Project (140 MW). In Supervision for the Access Road is also in its Ànal addition.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 due to the April.6 MW) Ikhuwa Khola Hydroelectric Project (30 MW).6 MW). It aims of Asian Development Bank under Project to initiate the major construction activities by the Preparatory Facility for Energy (PPFE) for the early end of December 2017. Bid evaluation is under process for the Upper Modi A (60 MW): The submitted bids for submitted bids under EPC mode of Contract. Powerhouse under a separate contract agreement. 14 Nepal Electricity Authority .

NEA has open rates below 50 MW from Bihar. which may create conducive environment (PEC) meeting which was not held after 2011 has for attracting FDI in hydropower sector of Nepal. UP and Uttrakhand was for energy purchase from 3 categories of Hydro at the rates Ànalized by 10th Power Exchange Power Projects i. construction after Ànancial closure.44 with PTC India Limited through Tanakpur- the Private Sector participation to fulÀll the energy Mahendranagar transmission line during some demand and has eased the procedure for Power months of the dry season. 33kV and 11kV voltage levels respectively installed capacity of 2043. Topographic NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam (NVVN). 2017 at New Delhi Ten new projects developed by the Independent and the Nepalese delegation led by Managing Power Producers (IPPs) with a combined capacity Director of NEA sorted out the issue of power of 116. This has increased the total number by 5. ERT survey and EIA study PPAs with the grid-tied solar power projects are have been completed. Geological mapping and investigation agency of Government of India for cross border (Phase-I). Private Sector Participation NEA purchased power about 35MW at PPA rate of NEA is continuously pursuing the efforts to promote INR 3. Run off River (RoR).97 MW. been convened on August 8. for which the price was Ànalized Semi-surface Power House and Sloping Intake through competitive bidding. Similarly. the Surge Shaft. Engineering Design in the coming year.00 and 6..05 MW. Bid for next lot of design has been reviewed. work.61 MW and are under up to the Indian Àscal year ending in March 2018.61 MW were commissioned in the FY exchange rate which was increasing every year 2016/17. project optimization studies and power trading with Nepal. for power purchase alternative layout studies were completed in the up to 160MW at the rate of INR. 6. It has been a major breakthrough of IPP owned projects in operation to 60 with a decision in the 11th PEC meeting that the annual combined installed capacity of 441.5 percent. at BERC rates of Bihar guidelines for dollar-denominated PPAs has been The long pending Power Exchange Committee issued. tariff escalation is stopped and the power exchange rate has been Àxed for IRs. 5.55.45 at IPP’s are developing 102 projects with a combined 132kV. Geological drilling. The power import Purchase Agreements (PPA). under process. Similarly.07 MW. identiÀed by PDD in 2015.Parwanipur transmission lines and the new PPAs were signed with a combined capacity of PEC rate would be applicable for it as per the Nepal Electricity Authority 15 . Further. EOI will be requested grid-tied solar projects with Viability Gap Funding from International Consultants for Detailed (VGF) from ADB will be invited soon. This has increased the total number MW): PDD is currently carrying out the feasibility of PPA signed with the various IPPs to 213 with study and Àeld investigation works such as Survey the combined installed capacity of 3394. MANAGING DIRECTOR’S REPORT FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Andhi Khola Storage Hydroelectric Project (180 532. line during the Àscal year under review. from each of new 132kV Kataiya-Kushaha and During the last Àscal year 2016/17.e. Similarly. a total of 28 Raxaul. capacity of 910. Further. Peaking Committee (PEC) meeting and above 50 MW was Run off River (PRoR) and Storage type.60 through year under review. The feasibility study of the Dhalkebar-Mujaffarpur transmission line and project is planned to be completed in the coming Nepal imported power up to 145MW through this Àscal year 2017/18. 51 It will carry positive impacts on Ànancial health IPP owned projects with a combined installed of NEA in the new Àscal year 2074/75.31 MW are in the various stages Nepal will be purchasing the power up to 50MW of development. Power Trading with India Chainpur Seti Hydroelectric (210 MW): It is a RoR NEA signed the power purchase Agreement with scheme. the nodal survey. 3.

This will To improve its Ànancial health. With addition of these in central part of the country. funded by US government has also 132 kV Transmission Line will also add another initiated development of 400 kV Transmission Line 100 MW import possibility. our (180 MW) reservoir Projects and Upper Arun (700 long term strategy should be to become self-reliant MW). for Reservoir and Peaking Run-of-River projects are also Àxed for private developers. NEA's been initiated and are expected to be completed Ànancial health can also be improved if we can within next 5 years. PPA rates reliability and energy security. NEA has strategic attract domestic and FDI investment in all types of plan to reduce operation cost. Tamakoshi-5 (95 MW) Peaking Run-of-River in electricity with due consideration for quality. However. Our immediate Crisis Mitigation and Electricity Development requirement is to get rid of decade long crippling Decade Concept/Action Plan. We are problem of load shedding. 2072'. Andhikhola imports and efÀcient management. One is more than 3400 MW RoR/PRoR projects in 'take to supply sufÀcient electricity to consumers to their or pay' basis. which can be achieved developing Dudhkoshi (900 MW). Uttarganga (300-600 MW). These Transmission Connectivity lines will under construction Hydropower projects including enhance the power wheeling possibility across the Upper Tamakoshi and IPP's projects within a year border and promote energy banking and export/ will add about 600 MW power to the system. To encourage general generation. Projects to meet the long term demand. Without Transmission backbone of 400 kV or For short term. EU etc. one 400 transmission and substation facilities in place. Domestic Solar and Biomass Generation will be Power from different generating sources cannot be the best energy mix with Nepal's RoR hydro based evacuated to the load centers. Completion of Grid tied solar projects and future. tariff to cover the cost of service. increase self- Hydro Power development. Price of electricity in Indian electricity from Galchhi (Nepal) – Kerung (China) has already market in short term is in decreasing trend. Millenium Challenge Kattaiya second circuit and Raxaul Parwanipur Corporation. a system loss and increase additional income from program called “Nepal Ko Pani Janatako Lagaani”( mobilization of additional resources.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 decision of the 11th PEC meeting. Our major focus should be to complete these under construction generation and transmission The distribution system expansion is another projects that will add more than 1200 MW to the area for huge investment to be made within the 16 Nepal Electricity Authority . About eight other cross border import cheaper electricity from Indian electricity links with India are proposed for construction in market. NEA is developing system. import opportunity. People's Investment for Nepal's Hydro) has been proactive efforts will be made to adjust electricity launched by Ministry of Energy. As a long term strategy. Completion of Dhalkebar 220/132 kV 400 kV backbone transmission lines with support Substation will add additional import capacity from various Development Partners including of 100 MW and commissioning of Kushaha- World Bank. Way Forward NEA has already concluded PPA with IPPs for NEA has two important objectives to meet. maximize sales with reduction in public investment in Hydropower development. Tamor (762 with integrated resource planning including MW). Thermal Import from India and above from East to West and North to South. ADB. system in the next 2-3 years. NEA has to satisfaction and the other is to sustain as a business focus on Reservoir and Peaking RoR projects as organization with reasonable Ànancial returns for per generation mix deÀned in 'National Energy its further investment portfolio. Further. kV cross border link with India from New Butwal Nepal can draw more than 500 MW from coming (Nepal) – Gorakhpur (India) and one with China dry season. Moreover.

integration of solar energy Generation. the existing cannot be increased to match with upcoming pole plant and transformer workshops will be supply from Hydro generations. of the country. efÀcient state governments. Furthermore. It will also reduce the already approved for seven autonomous regional cost of service and facilitate consumers to pay distribution ofÀces as per the federal restructuring their bills. LED lamps. The other source of income can be the wet energy surplus and dry energy deÀcit our land at prime locations of the cities with its situation. infrastructure which can be utilized for our own Integrated Nepal Power System may experience purpose too. NEA board has initiated for all consumers. To face this challenge. This will enable NEA to adopt majority shareholding from NEA. Load efÀciency programs to be implemented to reduce dispatch center will be augmented to central and the peak and energy demand of the system. by utilizing available resources optimally. main distribution lines of organization. Modern trading platform will Moreover. income by leasing them at a reasonable price. capacitor banks are the major energy buyers and sellers in electricity market. corridor of Terai region and main cities including NEA is going to implement Enterprise Resource Kathmandu to cater load up to 10-12 thousand Planning (ERP) system. regional levels too. NEA has 48% modern digital technology in its system. Due to safety efÀciency and management capability within the and reliability reasons. Engineering and Power Trading to its grid system through net metering will also be Companies have already been established with expanded in future. These distribution ofÀces can act as The demand side management with energy distribution companies with 100% shareholding efÀciency program will be NEA's another focus of NEA and can be later handed over to the area in the years to come. demand its additional income. Government of Nepal and is expected The smart Grid system with combination of to improve NEA’s Ànancial performance. Without major augmentation and has plans to develop these infrastructures for reinforcement of Distribution network. Financial solar and energy storage battery system will be Restructuring process should continue until the implemented as a pilot project in one of the Grid organization is fully sustainable in all respect. After commissioning of Upper even to the ward level through our distribution Tamakoshi and Chillime's subsidiary projects. loss reduction already been endorsed partially by Council of and better service delivery to the consumer. This will also create multiple fans. Similarly. NEA has initiated institutional reform and The implementation of smart Grid and Smart Ànancial restructuring process already. cross border utilization by building business complexes. NEA has initiated augmented to diversify manufacturing business distribution capacity expansion in industrial to meet the demand of NEA in long run. substations. The metering system will get importance within NEA second phase of Ànancial restructuring has to gain efÀciency in operation. The NEA will have its corporate and system planning communication network of NEA that is available functions for its short term and long term strategic all over Nepal can be a good source of additional planning. The share in the Government owned Grid Company online and centralized bill payment system will be which is already in operation. MANAGING DIRECTOR’S REPORT FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 next 2-3 years. system. NEA trading and energy banking may be the suitable Nepal Electricity Authority 17 . our effort will be to increase revenue be developed for short term trading of electricity. which will enhance the megawatt in the next Àve to ten years. Our effort is to make the organization Kathmandu are planned to have underground digitalized and paperless. Power trading will be a challenging business Communication network can be expanded for NEA in future. Ministers.

indirectly contributing to NEA's performance and I would like to express my sincere thanks and achievements. We Àrmly believe that ensuring the best service I sincerely appreciate banks. I want to express my deep gratitude appreciation to our valued customers and to honorable Minister for Energy for his dynamic different professional organizations for being and proactive leadership in boosting the morale with us at time of extreme difÀculties and for of team NEA and providing right direction to the boosting our morale by recognizing our untiring organization. I would also like to thank the Government of Nepal. auditors. I for energy banking mechanism with neighboring sincerely acknowledge the great concern shown states of India. organization. My sincere appreciation also goes to Government Capacity building within NEA will be a key agenda of India through Embassy of India in Kathmandu for efÀcient operations and implementation of and Embassy of Nepal in Delhi for their cooperation the project activities.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 options. delivery. support acknowledge all those who have been directly or and cooperation to the management. Training needs for different and support for power exchange between two level of staffs will be assessed and appropriate countries. Our every endeavor should be for in disseminating factual reports about the better and efÀcient NEA. My sincere gratitude also goes to efforts. IPPs. our goal of fulÀlling the growing needs of energy. encouragement and patronage. Acknowledgements I am thankful to the entire team NEA and the I would like to take this opportunity to employee unions for their hard work. Ministry of Finance and Kul Man Ghising other concerned Ministries for their continuous Managing Director 18 Nepal Electricity Authority . improve our public image and will open avenues for all round development of the organization in The media has always been helpful to us a better way. achievements within the framework of authorities and responsibilities envisaged in the NEA Act Thank You. I thank them for this cause and wish to have the same support in our future endeavor. I would like to assure that every possible the Chairman and members of the NEA Board of step will be taken to ensure that load shedding is Directors for their expert and valuable guidance completely eradicated from the entire country in in decision making and formulating policies the near future and everyone is availed of reliable for the overall organizational performance and and uninterrupted supply of energy. Ministry of Energy. 2041. There are enough grounds to be optimistic support. demand during off-peak hours. The Training Center will involvement in the coming days with us to achieve be developed as a Center of Excellence. Finally. This has signiÀcantly helped us to training will be conducted for all levels through improve power supply situation in the country. Our major focus in future will be by parliamentary committees in our regular on energy levelling by increasing domestic energy operation and development pursuits. NEA has plans I am also grateful to the donor communities and to develop internal resource pool and build ties development partners. who have always helped with international training organizations to meet us in the past and are willing to continue their its training requirements. building software and hardware suppliers and the investor communities for infrastructure for increasing income and improving bestowing faith on us and in helping us move morale health of our organization will deÀnitely forward. well restructured Training Center.

Technical Marsyangdi hydropower plants were operated Support Department. The directorate is supported last FY 2016/17. Improved operation and maintenance projects owned by NEA and smooth operation and practices have been instrumental to enhance maintenance of existing power plants with optimal generation and minimize load shedding in the use of resources. The TSD provides technical support needed for the Various activities and features of four hydropower ongoing projects and existing power plants on projects under construction. This helped to improve voltage of that area „ Kulekhani III Hydroelectric Project (14MW) and import more power (upto 40 MW) from „ Chameliya Hydroelectric Project (30MW) Balmikinagar-Gandak 132 kV line for supply „ Rahughat Hydroelectric Project (40 MW) in the adjacent areas. At present. Finance. LGO&MD. headed by Deputy is responsible for Àve (5) hydropower and one Managing Director is responsible for construction (1) thermal plant above 30MW installed capacity of 4 ongoing hydropower projects together with owned by NEA. availability was achieved in all other times. It is supported „ The plant shutdown duration required by by three divisions/sections namely.70 MW. MGO&MD coordination with respective Directors. Hydroelectric Project are headed by respective „ Co-ordinated maintenance scheduling among Project Directors and report to the Deputy the plants was efÀciently carried out and Managing Director. Nepal Electricity Authority 19 . canal maintenance was kept minimum for this directorate is taking care of construction of Gandak hydropower station and 100% plant the following four hydropower projects. (TSD) Large Generation in their full capacity in peak time during dry Operation and Maintenance Department season using their pondage capacity Àrst time (LGO&MD). LGO&MD and TSD during the FY are described as follows. Whereas. Some of them are- by four departments. and Maintenance Department (MGO&MD) each headed by a Director. Kulekhani III operational practices were improved to get Hydroelectric Project is headed by Project higher output. Rahughat almost half by mobilizing the extra staff and Hydroelectric Project and Upper Trishuli 3'A' resources efÀciently. Middle Marsyangdi and Development Department (GDD). The main which are below 30MW installed capacity owned objective of this directorate is to construct new by NEA. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 GENERATION DIRECTORATE Generation Directorate. namely Generation „ Kaligandaki ‘A’. Manager and reports to the Director. Indian irrigation authority for headworks and Administration and Monitoring and IT. Medium Generation Operation in the plants history. GDD. „ The machine overhauling time under „ Upper Trishuli 3'A' Hydroelectric Project (60MW) scheduled maintenance were reduced to Chameliya Hydroelectric Project. Similarly MGO&MD is responsible operation and maintenance of NEA owned 19 for twelve (12) hydropower and one (1) diesel plant power stations totaling 666.

adit tunnel. Switchyard area has Joint Co-ordinated Working Schedule the comple. The treatment of squeezing of HRT started on May 2013 and was completed on May 2017. Similarly. 99. completed. Korea loan started in 23rd October. been completed with 2 nos. desanding basin. squeezing in 843 m length of the Headrace Balanch and the Dam site is located at Bitule of tunnel (HRT) was encountered between Adit 2 down stream and Adit 3 up stream.8 % of intake Project Background and 99. The overall progress of civil works is 99. Foundation and is December 2017. Chameliya Hydroelectric Project under joint fund. of 132 kV Transmission line towers has been completed including stringing Project Status works of 131 km single circuit of conductor The project is at the stage of completion with and OPGW (Optical Ground Wire) has also been full completion of dam works. of cutting around 2300 nos. The plant capacity is 30 MW (6 hour Peaking Run of River) with average annual The installation of turbines and generators energy generation of 184. The project has initiated the process connecting tunnel. The vertical shaft also encountered huge cavity formation with debris Dam site of Chameliya HEP Áow making the construction very difÀcult. localized cracking of shotcrete and extremely large deformations in the crowns and side walls which is upto maximum 40% of the design diameter.99% of power house has been completed. headrace tunnel. The power Due to weak geology and presence of fault zones. Darchula District. that was completed in 2015. ing of GoN. Similarly. 2008. This resulted in deformation of several lattice girders/steel ribs. penstock (both horizontal and vertical) and tail race. of 16 MVA power tion date (including Testing and Commissioning) transformers being installed. Sikhar.21 GWh. house site is located at Sailya Municipality. of trees which Switchyard of Chameliya HEP 20 Nepal Electricity Authority . As per the has been completed.95%. erection of 412 nos. the power house had to be relocated which resulted in requirement of slope protection. NEA and EDCF K-Exim Bank.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 CHAMELIYA HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT surge tank.

2015 and the Bank Guarantees Project Background were seized on 28th June. The cost of the project Guarantees. Both cost. Consultant for the construction of Main Civil works of the project. Out of the total estimated Arbitration as per the Condition of Contract. Dhaulagiri stay orders to prevent the seizure of the Bank Zone of Western Nepal. issued “Notice for Termination” to the Contractor RAHUGHAT HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT on 18th June. near Beni in Myagdi District. (A Govt. with the recommendation of the Consultant. Hydro-mechanical Adit No. and TL works on 24th March. 2014. HM transmission line. HM and TL) works. also initiated by the Consultant with a joint site 2007 for the main civil works and consultancy visit and the Engineer has already completed the services for civil works. because of the very poor work is set to be fully commissioned by December Ànancial condition of the company. equipment and vehicles is remaining amount for main civil works was made going on and shall be completed very soon.35 Crores the arbitration process under UNCITRAL rules of (including all taxes). 2012. EXIM Bank of India under US$ 100 million Dollar The Determination process of the Contractor was Line of Credit Agreement dated 14th September. 2011. 2015 as the Appellate Rahughat Hydroelelctric Project is located at Court rejected the Contractor’s plea to issue Galeshwor. The Project is under Ànal stage of completion with The contractor could not accelerate the plugging of Adit tunnel 2 and installation of Adit construction work even after repeated instructions # 3 gate. The contractor IVRCL has initiated was initially estimated to be NRs 827. M/S IVRCL. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 impose great danger to the transmission line. The Employer. III Nepal Electricity Authority 21 . hydro- Contractor. The remaining amount determination of the Civil Works executed by the of US$ 36 million for electromechanical. The Determination for the mechanical and transmission line works and the plant and machineries. Contract Agreement for the consultancy services for construction of main civil works was signed with WAPCOS Ltd. and Transmission Line (EM. of India Undertaking) in association with TATA CONSULTING ENGINEERS LIMITED AND LARSON & TOUBRO LIMITED on 16th February. A Around 85% of the work has been completed supplementary contract was signed with WAPCOS and is under process of testing and charging the Limited for the consultancy Services of EM. US$ 67 million was to be made available parties have appointed their respective arbitrators from the soft loan provided by the EXIM Bank of and the appointment of the third arbitrator is in India. 2012 and the concurrence from EXIM Bank of India was received on 2nd August. The Project after completion of all test from the consultant. available from EXIM Bank of India under US$ 250 million Dollar Line of Credit Agreement dated 21st October. The EXIM Bank of India approved the appointment of WAPCOS Limited. 2017. as consultant also for Electro-mechanical. US$ 31 million was made available from process.

with detail cost estimate. the Ànal submission date at a contract price of 22.90 crores (@ NRs 105 per US$) including VAT. 2016 with the Ànal submission date on 7th of 3. The estimated cost of the project is be sorted out.177 Million US$ excluding VAT. China (CGGC) at a for Lot 1: Civil and Hydro-mechanical works and cost of 89. On the advice of EXIM Bank of India the Transmission line work was awarded to China and the request from the Bidders for the extension International Water & Electric Corporation (CWE) of submission dates. Contract in Plant and Design Build (PDB) mode for Lot 2 : for construction supervision of the project was Mechanical and Electrical works. 22 Nepal Electricity Authority .775 Million US$.. Contract for July. The Contract for major construction work and construction supervision work has been effective The Technical Evaluation of the Bid is already from 1st June 2011 and that of the transmission completed and Price Bid Evaluation process is line has become effective from 26 February going on. construction work (Civil. The Construction of Infrastructures for of. Government of Nepal and China Exim Bank for However Lama Construction has also gone for a concessional loan of 120 million US Dollar arbitration for few disputable items that need to in 2011. The agreement was signed between the Construction and majority works is completed. VAT.932 Million US$ excluding VAT. An Upgraded Detailed Project Report (UDPR) for the revised installed capacity.river project of 60 MW was initiated in June Camp Facilities is being undertaken by Lama 2011. made with Northwest Engineering Corporation Limited (previously known as Northwest Hydro- The Tender call for Lot 1 was Àrst published on 6th Consulting Engineers). The project is working hard to settle 125. a run- received. After the approval by the NEA management to go Underground Powerhouse for Tendering in Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) mode. the design discharge was Àxed at 16. Electro-mechanical & Project Status Most of the land necessary for the construction of the Project and permission for cutting of the trees has already been acquired. 2016. The preparation of Tender Document for 2012. After the revision of the river hydrology.67 cumecs and the installed capacity optimized to 40 MW. at a cost May.6 million US$ excluding was extended up to 14th Nov 2016. the Bidding Documents Hydro-mechanical works) was signed with China were prepared by the Consultant in EPC mode Gezhouba Group Company Ltd. The total cost of the Project for the revised installed capacity has been estimated as NRs 859. Contract for the major these disputes contractually. was prepared by the Consultant. Lot-2. China (NWH). Electro-mechanical works is completed.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 The Construction of the Camp Facilities being UPPER TRISHULI 3A HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT undertaken by Gorkha Swachchanda JV has also Project Background entered into dispute for which Ànal verdict on the Arbitration process from NEPCA is already Construction of Upper Trishiuli-3A HEP.

construction of Matatirtha substation. of Irrigation drainage works. About 23% of Concrete lining in the district forest ofÀces. and 220 kV line from Trishuli-3B hub to Matatirtha Nepal Electricity Authority 23 . About 35% of steel lining in penstock Supply of hospital equipment. training to 60 persons from the project-affected area under Public Support Program (PSP). Excavation of 3867 m out of foundation has been completed and approval for 4076 m long headrace tunnel (~95%) has been tree cutting has been obtained from the relevant completed. In and a pedestrian bridge over Trishuli River. CGGC has and two 132kV line bay extension works will completed 2nd stage of river diversion with be conducted for interconnection with existing installation of four radial gates. road improvement to Trishuli hospital. PSP Concreting of draft tube unit-1 & 2 and upper also consists of the construction of four school conical part of unit-1 together with gantry crane buildings. 132 kV Line bay gravel trap) concreting work has been completed. has been completed and other 4 are in progress. Land acquisition for tower been completed.60% in 26 community forests. addition. settling basin and have already arrived at the site. upgrading of road from Trishuli to concrete lining in the tailrace tunnel has been Champani. implementation of two water supply installation has been completed. about 1 km of 220 kV underground temporary camp at headworks and excavation cable route leads to the Matatirtha Substation of four no. In addition. 90-tower foundation concrete work out of 142 excavation of surge shaft has been completed. upper and lower drainage tunnel. switch yard and The project has conducted skill enhancement tailrace tunnel has been completed as well. Till and horizontal pressure shaft and about 57% of date. completed. pedestrian trails and various village roads in project-affected areas The transmission line comprises of 132 kV line through DDC-Rasuwa and DDC-Nuwakot. About 33% of systems.7 km. 400 km ACSR ‘BISON’ Conductor and 650 tones Prior to the earthquake of April 25. weir. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Dam site of Upper Trishuli 3 'A' CGGC has completed construction of steel bridge substation in Kathmandu totaling 44. Excavation of underground powerhouse cavern. 2015 nearly out of 2200 tonnes manufactured tower materials 95% of headworks (Intake. which from powerhouse switchyard to Trishuli 3B hub are under progress. Tree-cutting works has been headrace tunnel. and construction branch pipe has been completed. excavation work of vertical completed 94. equipment is ready for dispatch to the site from About 97% of desander concreting work has also China. intake works and 106 m of approach channel. of adits totaling 753 m.

Kulekhani is the only storage project in Nepal. Several Regarding Consulting work. 2016 to 30 April. After the earthquake. CGGC has Chinese labor back to China and dismissed all resumed work in headrace tunnel. by 20 month i. The Supplementary Contract Agreement was signed landslide also blocked the access road to Surge between NEA and Consultant NWH on 28 March. downstream of excavation is remaining. from 15 March 2016. of the contractor including the temporary labor camps located near the Headworks. the only storage power plant in Nepal.e. Áow of the Kulekhani Reservoir.e. It is expected other related works are in progress. the time was extended huge landslides occurred along the 5 km access from July 1. including a huge landslide uphill has been made thus only 135 meter of tunnel side of the Tunnel Inlet portal. Many construction equipment 2017. After earthquake. power house local labors. turbine is a cascade project which utilizes the However. the Contract duration for the main works was extended by 34 months i. 2020 including road from powerhouse to the headworks. the Contractor regulated Áow of Kulekhani Reservoir and resumed its work and the tower foundation and additional water from Khani Khola. were resumed their respective works on the site after heavily damaged. Army is constructing retaining structure and slope department is looking after the construction of protection measures on the access road for its Kulekhani III hydropower project (14 MW). which Defect Liability Period of 12 months and Second made the headworks virtually inaccessible. Now. Shaft and adit-1. 2017.85 Giga Watt hours (GWh) duration of Transmission line works was extended of electrical energy per annum. Adit-1 Now. 2018 as a second 24 Nepal Electricity Authority . considering the unsafe working Hydroelectric Project with two numbers of Francis environment after 25 April 2015 earthquake. 2017 The project work which was being carried out between NEA and CWE. rainy season also triggered further landslide at about 74 meter of headrace tunnel excavation various places. The earthquake followed by the and access road to surge shaft. the Nepal projects of Generation Directorate. The army opened the resource management of under-construction track by the end of March 2016. Contractor repatriated all the earthquake of April 25. both the Contractors CGGC and CWE have tunnel. the cabinet decided Generation Development Department (GDD) to mobilize Nepal army to open the track from performs the regular monitoring. 2017 between NEA and CGGC. till April 30. 2019 KULEKHANI III HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT as a second extension of time (EOT) for which Project Background Supplementary Contract Agreement was signed on 7 March. Now. which stabilization as per MOU between NEA and Nepal is a cascade project that utilizes the regulated Army dated on March 30. The 14-Megawatt (MW) Kulekhani III entire local labors. till 2 January. Later earthquake also triggered a huge debris Áow at uphill of the dam site on left GENERATION DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT bank. at a rapid pace came to a standstill by the devastating earthquake of 25 April 2015.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Post-Earthquake Status extension of time (EOT) for which Supplementary Contract Agreement was signed on 7 March. Adit-2 tunnel and powerhouse. inspection and powerhouse to Headworks. which has been providing much needed peaking The Transmission line Contractor (CWE) also energy to the Integrated National Power System repatriated the Chinese workers and dismissed the (INPS). 2015. the desander. Presently. The contract to generate about 40.

gates/trash racks district. The remaining Civil works entails works related to the forebay. Nepal and Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) for the construction work.. After termination with WRC-SILT-HEDCO JV. bellmouth concreting.63 billion. Ltd. The total estimated cost of the The remaining EM works include powerhouse Project is NRs. every effort is being made to resolve the issues. Nevertheless. Over the years. Project Status The project was initiated in 2008 April with the Generator Floor Nepal Electricity Authority 25 . powerhouse road Adit No. switchyard equipment installation. China. on the southwest of Kathmandu in Makawanpur ongoing transmission line works. The Civil Works Contract has been awarded to M/S Sinohydro Corporation. and completion of ongoing turbine Region. completed by December 2017. The Powerhouse is located MV switchgear equipment. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 contract being awarded to the civil contractor while the contract for Electromechanical & Hydro- mechanical was awarded in 2010. Narayani zone of the Central Development installation. a new contract with M/S WAPCOS Ltd.. The remaining works are expected to be adjacent to the Tribhuwan Highway. powerhouse Ànishing. overcome the problems and complete the project as early as possible. The headworks site is located on the left generator installation along with the supply and bank of Khani Khola at Bhainse. India in association with TMS. China and the Electromechanical & Hydro-mechanical Works Contract has been awarded to M/S Zhejiang Jinlun Electromechanic Co. communication and about 5 km north of Hetauda at Sanutar village cables. Nepal has been made for construction management and construction supervision of the Project. By the end of Àscal year 2073/074 (July 2017) approximately 86 percent of the works in total has been completed. the project went through a lot of complexities of various nature which resulted in serious project delays. cable duct concreting. 4 and second stage concreting along with some The funds are provided by the Government of minor independent works. The Project is located cabling. 4. About 98 percent of the civil construction works and 75 percent of the Electromechanical & Hydro-mechanical works has been completed. about 11 km delivery of remaining EM equipment including LV/ north of Hetauda.

2017 to 19th april. Apart and testing of neutral cubical. with 3 units each having a capacity power plant with capacity above 30 MW fall of 48 MW. The actual this department has increased signiÀcantly this generation of the plant in this Àscal year is 842. The generation from on 6th August 2016. commissioned in 2002.87 TWh. Kali gandaki ‘A’ Hydropower Plant Rehabilitation Project (KGAHPPRP) under loan Ànancing from International Development Association (IDA) is under implementation. Kulekhani-I and Kulekhani-II being reservoir type power plants does not experience erosion problems and hence. periodic overhaulings were carried out in cleaning of speed signal generator (SSG). maintenance and from preventive and corrective maintenance testing of synchronizing breaker. 2017 under which electrical works such as maintenance and Overhauling of generating units is a regular testing of excitation transformer. inspection of practice normally carried out in the lean season equipment of generator housing. The actual generation from the plants under located at Krishna Gandaki. The increment in maintenance activities carried out. inspection capacity is available during wet season. Under this work. It is a six-hour peaking run-of-river type under the jurisdiction of this department. having total installed capacity of these plants is 414 annual design generation of 842 GWh and is MW. Syangja.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 LARGE GENERATION OPERATION & 1. The following sections provide a concise description of the power stations and highlight major activities carried out under this department during the Àscal year. only regular preventive maintenance activities were carried out. The Multifuel power bypass valve and steam bush were carried out. This ensures that design of the carbon brushes as required.94% as compared to that of was started on 24th June 2016 was completed last Àscal year's generation. Under this department. as per system requirement. replacement avoiding energy loss. testing Kaligandaki A. The power station. Total generation is mainly due to adequate hydrology generation from the hydropower plants under this throughout the year. inspection and works. specially during dry season.15 year because of the favouring hydrology along GWh with an increment of 12. butterÁy valve disc seal.16% as compared with the proper operation and regular preventive to the last year's generation. repair cascade Kulekhani I and Kulekhani II plants are and modiÀcation of old MIV. 29th march. maintenance of GIS and power plants. Middle Marsyangdi and Marsyangdi of power transformer. Kaligandaki 'A' Hydropower Station MAINTENANCE DEPARTMENT Kaligandaki 'A' Hydropower Station is the largest The operation and maintenance of Àve (5) Power Plant of Nepal having an installed capacity hydropower plants and one (1) Multifuel diesel of 144 MW. ModiÀed MIV Shifting for Assembly 26 Nepal Electricity Authority . plant was brought into operation in the month The signiÀcant maintenance works this year of Chaitra to meet the peak demand during SEE comprises overhauling of unit number 1 from exams. The MIV modiÀcation work of Unit No. department in Àscal year 2073/74 is 1. 3 which with an increment of 7. replacement of mainly intended for meeting peak load demand hydraulic servo motor.

under Technical Assistance and cooling water system. repair and maintenance of cooling dewatering tanks & repairing of pumps. USA on 23rd April 2015. Similarly. Lamjung. 1.1 position display system were also ‘A’ Hydropower Plant Rehabilitation Project carried out. Furthermore. facing plates. all mechanical packages except trash rack cleaning machine supply has been completed. assembling of the repaired & HVOF coated 2008 and has consistently performed well wicket gate and repaired upper stem bearings. Under Electro-Mechanical Works. problem identiÀcation and solving of As part of implementation of Kali Gandaki intake gate no. installed capacity of 70 MW and annual design shaft seal. Electromechanical Works and SCADA display and operation of 132kV controller Capacity Building have been signed between Nepal Electricity Authority and MWH International Inc. the remaining work as per study shall be conducted by mobilizing the internal & external resources. Trash rack cleaning machine has already dispatched from Manufacture’s factory and expected to complete Fitting of Pipes and Pumps for dewatering of the installation and commissioning by Sep 2017. were addressed with assistance of Agreement for the Consulting Services for Dam Alstom expert. of existing facing plates of all three diversion repair and maintenance of all three spillway radial dam radial gate. repair and maintenance of desanders.Major repair monitoring device on the transformer of unit no. balancing pipes. cleaning of identiÀcation. thereby generating 454. replacement of governor’s actuator/solenoid year included overhauling of unit no. Its remarkable operational performance were carried out. repairing of de-sander stop log gates. etc.65 GWh this year with installation of new fabricated balancing pipes. Other signiÀcant works carried is rightly supported by periodic overhauling out this year are installation of online bushing of units and adequate hydrology. the Contract recordings. installation of the repaired HVOF coated Siundibar. commissioning bucket & bathymetric survey and eco sound survey of digital inclinometers along the u/s of diversion of the reservoir. Since the loan from World Bank has already closed on 30 June 2017. if any. runner. Similarly.1.). The consultant has submitted the Ànal design reports. an increment of 4. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 protection cubicals. downstream to enable inspection of roller bucket Nepal Electricity Authority 27 . fault valve set of turbine of unit no. 1250A ACB) for Bus- were also completed this year. It was commissioned in runner. etc. dry and wet tests. desander basin. slot and civil works like repair and maintenance dewatering and inspection of downstream roller of access road. prestart conditions. Dam site water control system. problem identiÀcation dam to address slope stability issue of left bank. wearing rings generation of 398 GWh is located at Bhoteodar. and solving of Startup sequence of the Unit No. along with 2. Maintenance of Bote house and primary school changing of LV breaker (400V. HDSR Capacity-Building component. Safety. problem in DCS system. Middle Marsyangdi Hydropower Station mechanical works such as dismantling of turbine Middle Marsyangdi Hydropower Station with components (i. Civil. Coupler 2.38% as compared with last installation of new spare turbine guide bearing year. and maintenance activities during this Àscal 1. SCADA system issues of (KGAHPPRP). wicket gates.e. 2. restoration of automatic repair and maintenance works includes repairing functioning of drainage and dewatering system.

2. changing of toothed lath completed in this Àscal year. Moreover. an increment of 5. construction of new gabion check dams at upstream of Chakhel and Sim Intake were also carried out. This year it generated 465. primary energy and 46 GWh as Secondary energy. installation.31 GWh plant in Nepal with installed capacity of 60 MW and of energy. is the only seasonal storage type in 1989 AD. installation. Makwanpur at about 30 km southwest generation of 462. Maintenance of maximum and minimum water level recorded this year is 1523. testing and commissioning of VRLA battery banks of various capacities for telemetry system at dam site. the time of Black out.34% compared to annual design generation of 211 GWh. & transformer protection system of all three Àrst unit was commissioned in 14th May 1982 units. weir and colony was completed this year. 355 Ah maintenance free Ni-Cd Pocket Plate battery & 110 V 325 A DC online duel Áoat cum boost battery charger at power house. updates in staff colony and a new VIP guest house were the HMI and programs.2. Tanahun in the central region with Kulekhani-I Hydropower Station. Extension etc.67 m and 1500. new boundary wall at machine. Kulekhani-I Hydropower Station Aabookhaireni.24m respectively measured from mean sea level. The plant is very critical for INPS Upgradation of communication system of power for meeting peak load demand especially during house. Debris removal work at Sera and Palung check dam.5 GWh. of the same year. It was commissioned of Kathmandu. This Hydro previous year's generation.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 and integration of MMHPS to LMHPS double 6 numbers of staff buildings damaged by the circuit 132kV line in SCADA were addressed. replacement of faulty drives. dry season and also for restoring Power in INPS at Works like maintenance of radial gate no. and the Project was completed in 4th December replacement of generator cooler of unit no. replacement of 110V. are in progress.87% greater canal and maintenance works at Dhakaltar road than annual generation of previous Àscal year. It generated 73. The were also conducted this year. replacement of isolators of all the 3 units. Major works this year consists of repair/maintenance of local control panel of butterÁy valve at valve house. Deurali and control house. upgradation of generator protection system The construction of this plant was started in 1977.40 GWh of extraction of debris from weir site under sluice energy in this Àscal year which is 2. Marsyangdi Hydropower Station Marsyangdi Hydropower Station is located at 4. In addition. earthquake was completed as well as construction Works like auto operation of trash rack cleaning of 4 new staff buildings. located at installed capacity of 69 MW and annual design Dhorsing. 3. construction of cantilever Slip Ring of generator being RCC wall at intake access road for landslide dismantled as seen from ground level 28 Nepal Electricity Authority . 240Ah maintenance free battery bank of switchgear and protection system at dam site. testing & commissioning of 110 V. 4 & 5. of 132 KV GIS bus inside GIS sub-station is still ongoing. Major works carried Power plant is designed to generate 165 GWh as out this year are overhauling works of unit no.

installation of CC camera in Mandu intake 35 MVA Power Transformer of both units. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Turbine Floor generated 37. installation. Furthermore. repair and maintenance of drain water pump and returning (lubricating) grease valve. is located at Bansbari. mm. some major carried out this year includes replacement of total works conducted this year includes installation four layers of Àlter material (gravel) at Mandu of ÀreÀghting system for the protection of the dam.8 GWh of electricity this year which is 4.83% greater than previous year’s generation. with an installed capacity commissioning of single core 240 sq. Kulekhani-II Hydropower Station Kulekhani II hydropower plant is a cascade power station of Kulekhani I hydropower plant with diversion of Mandu river and water lift system from Rapti river having 32MW installed capacity and annual design generation of 104. major works control was also conducted. 5. repair for water level monitoring. 66 kV of 39 MW. Multi-Fuel Power Plant alignment and operating shaft at simkhola dam site. Similarly. testing and Multifuel Power Plant. replacement of LV side adjustment and greasing of penstock pipeline's bushing connection pad of main transformer. Morang in the XLPE power cable -4 km.6 GWh. rocker arms. laying. repair and seat ring control valve. In addition to the cascade from Kulekhani-I. water intake from Mandu and Rapti pumping also boost the generation of this hydropower station. replacement of damaged non. its 6. This plant Engine Hall Nepal Electricity Authority 29 . This plant is located at Bhainse VDC of Makawanpur district and was commissioned in 1986 AD. termination kits will be conducted in the next Àscal year. replacement of limit and maintenance work for proper alignments/ switches of inlet valve. Access Tunnel of Kulekhani Powerhouse Besides regular maintenance works. maintenance of intake gate foundation.

5.7 MW. periodic overhauling and maintenance of generating facilities. deep well pump and motor. 140 million with its initial installed capacity of 21 MW having 7 units of 3 MW each. Trishuli Hydropower Station this year include repair and maintenance of unit no.08% of target generation this year. a 0. maintenance of ofÀce compound wall.97 GWh. Major work 1. It has always strived to uphold economy. is of 21 MW. It was later MEDIUM GENERATION OPERATION AND rehabilitated in 1995 AD and upgraded to 24 MW MAINTENANCE DEPARTMENT with 6 units each 3.144 MVA from Alsthom. oil (FO) as a source of energy. an objective to maximize energy generation by The major activities accomplished this Àscal year optimally utilizing generation resources while 2016/17 were repair of butterÁy and by pass undertaking rehabilitation. headed by a Director.5 MW and one unit 3 MW. lube oil/fuel oil Trishuli Hydropower Station is constructed on the separator unit. It was commissioned in 1967 AD in assistance patrolling of 33 KV transmission line & quarter with the Government of India at a cost of INR road P. This year the the power stations and highlight major activities plant was operated in the month of Chaitra for carried out under this department during the the peak power supply during SEE examinations Àscal year. It consists of 6 Bank (ADB) under Energy Access and EfÀciency (Six) Wartsila Diesel engines which use furnace Improvement Project (EAEIP). Major overhauling of engines of all the following sections provide a concise description of six units were concluded in 2013.C works were performed.C. 26 MW capacity have achieved a maximum generation from their was put into service in Àscal year 1990/91 and Àrst run this year.22 MWh which is 6.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 eastern industrial corridor of Nepal. The actual generation from the hydropower generating stations under this department on FY 2016/17 is 414. Also banks of Trishuli River at Trishuli Bazar.66 MWh of power. It is Medium Generation Operation and Maintenance a peaking run-of-river plant with peaking capacity Department (MGO&MD). plate heat exchanger unit. The installed capacity of 12 hydropower stations and 1 diesel power plant with installed capacity below 30 MW is 108. Cumulative generation from its Àrst capacity below 30MW and owned by NEA with run is 5.75% increase as compared to diesel power plants with individual installed previous year. The France. There are two units each 7.061GWh. generating 26. hydropower stations are on the progress. The Trishuli Hydro Power Station 30 Nepal Electricity Authority . this year.98% of excess energy as compared to that of past year and have achieved about 95. The rehabilitation projects additional 13 MW capacity was put into service ongoing under this department is Sundarijal with in Àscal year 1997/98 making it the largest loan assistance from the Asian Development thermal power plant in Nepal.5 MVA from Leroy Somer France The refurbishment of Panauti and Chatara and four units each 8. Out of total Modikhola & Ilam Puwakhola hydropower stations installed capacity of 39 MW. The annual design generation is 163 responsible for the operation and maintenance GWh where as its actual generation of this year is of twelve (12) hydropower stations and one (1) 125. operational efÀciency and an acceptable level of reliability in its drive for improvement. Nuwakot.

head high discharge Kaplan Turbo-Generators of Nepal Electricity Authority 31 .1 MW and annual design generation of 114 GWh. repair of quarter building for detail engineering and design of Trishuli damaged during earthquake and 66kV SF6 Desander upgrading and balancing reservoir. of trash. Repair and maintenance of Unit no 7 Excitation System and Currently. gabion protection around NEA owned territory were also done in this works in the Samari khola. fencing works on the Àscal year. The plant has three improved and upgraded to 15MW and the actual horizontal mounted tubular bulb turbines. This Canal with maximum discharge renovation. repair and construction silt. Improved operational performance head Plant located in Western Canal at Surajpura. sand from B0 Reservoir trash rack were maintenance of dewatering & drainage pump. Repair and maintenance of butterÁy and bypass valve of unit no 4 and 7 were also done this year. breaker maintenance by replacing new link pin Instrumentation. installation of excitation Àeld breaker in unit no -6 moreover major maintenance works completed was carried out. all 3 units are operating satisfactorily. low generation of this year is 97. in Àscal year 2016/17 include motorization works of Áushing gate instead of manual operation. As Trishuli River carries large quantity of side of open canals. Nuwakot and was commissioned in Gandak Hydro Power plant is a canal drop low 1984 AD. modernization and upgrading (RMU) of 12. Furthermore. Repair of spillway slab at desander and removing maintenance of bypass valve of unit No. The capacity of the units was in Uttar Pradesh. carried out. Governor needs major upgrading for which preparation and SCADA system need repair and maintenance works are being carried out. Devighat Hydro Power Station is on the process and is being planned to be Devighat Hydropower Plant is a cascade implemented by utilizing the shutdown period of development of Trishuli Hydropower Plant with Trishuli HPS during F/Y 2017/18. New Line relay and control Panel was installed for Devighat Hydro Power Station 66kV Trishuli-Balaju transmission line. Boundary Wall construction works repair of Samari khola syphon. installed capacity of 14. NEA. is now in satisfactory operation after repair. New overhead crane was installed at head gate. is observed after successful completion of Nawalparasi. control and monitoring system of operating mechanism. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 valve of Unit no 3. which will be carried by suitable experts in next Àscal year. repair of water leakage due due to increase of discharge capacity. Engineering Directorate is involved Áoor of power house.61 GWh.000 cusec advances further for irrigation in 2010/2011. MIV of unit no 1 and 2 (currently not in satisfactory condition) shall be repaired and put into operation in next year by devising similar method used for unit 3. India. Parallel bearing oil cooler was installed in Unit no 7. desander to earthquake in expansion joints (only some capacity has proven to be insufÀcient during wet portions) of the concrete structures of ground season. It is located at 3. after upgrading of Trishuli Hydro power plant of school building. Preparation for overhauling of runners 2. 1. which was not working properly for years. Gandak Hydropower Station Devighat.

It was commissioned in 2000 AD.61% more than that damsite. Transformer replacement of synchronizing breaker of unit no 1 and 2. A substantial progress has been achieved in last FY in the report which helped to maintain the voltage level of supply and increase import from India which become instrumental to reduce load shedding in that area. 4. Major maintenance works carried this year in electrical section include replacement of 132 kV SF6 circuit breaker on 132/33 kV. trip because of low voltage from Indian grid. repair and maintenance of 100 kVA generator of power house. construction of sentry post for security of previous Àscal year. replacement months each year. repair and maintenance of foundation on are in operation but the generation is disrupted protection wall of the tailrace and construction of occasionally due to non. It was design and inadequate sediment handling commissioned in 1979 AD in assistance with the facilities as the Modikhola brings high content Government of India and Government of Nepal of abrasive sediments. The actual generation with the total cost of NRs.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 5 MW each with aggregate capacity of 15 MW and during rainy season reportedly due to sub-optimal annual design generation of 106. repair of butterÁy valve and replacement of its seal in unit no 1. Similarly civil works carried The actual generation from this plant is 21. extension of of completion. Operation of this Plant has been adversely affected especially Overhauling of Unit no.87 out this year include rehabilitation works on GWh this year. construction of new of irrigation canal maintenance which is about 4 cantilever R. of pressure pipes of inlet gates butterÁy valves for unit no 1 and 2.55 GWh which is 10.C. 2 and 3 army.38 GWh.C. The rehabilitation of Intake (procurement & installation The rehabilitation works in Modi Khola Hydropower of TRCM & gantry crane) of plant jointly Ànanced Station consists of demolition of upstream by ADB and GON under EAEIP is under Ànal stage boulders. The plant is coordinating with downstream apron. replacement Unit No. replacing of Francis runner of unit no 1. 1 32 Nepal Electricity Authority . 170 million.synchronization and bypass canal of the pondage at intake. Currently unit no. condition monitoring tests done on switchyard and power house equipment and that in mechanical section are overhauling of unit no 1. replacement of trash rack Indian irrigation authority to minimize the duration panels with more height.8 MW and annual design generation of 92. 3 Turbine Cover Opening.5 GWh is located at Dimuwa. which is 34. repair of diversion weir. replacement of 132 kV lightening arrester on 132 kV substation. Modikhola Hydropower Station Modikhola Hydropower Station with installed capacity of 14. Parbat. of this Àscal year is 69. retaining wall.78 percent more than previous year's generation.

with an annual design generation of 70 GWh. repair & maintenance of radial million. Nepal. lighting arrestors and generator unit district. which is an increase of 28. with control gate. is a run-of-river daily pondage power plant 1 has been carried out. SigniÀcant works contract cost of the above works (civil and hydro. replacement of damaged distribution transformer 5.C. Similarly. repair & hydro-mechanical works is 180 Million without maintenance of heavy equipment at dam site for VAT and Contingencies.05 MW Sunkoshi Hydropower station. and construction Republic of China and Government of Nepal. Sunkoshi Hydropower Station with new one for internal supply and condition The 10. debris removal works at Dam site’s commissioned with an assistance from People's upstream and downstream area.33% as compared V.5. concrete bed and control building construction works is ongoing as old gate is remaining.19 contract is awarded to M/S Lumbini/Prakritik J GWh. voltage km east from Kathmandu. energy efÀciency and availability of the plant. carried out this year include unit no 2 & 3 complete mechanical) has been estimated to NRs. Staffs quarter steel pipeline with R. The cost of the project was incorporation of a bye-pass steel pipe system approximately NRs. The construction of civil debris removal works.2 MW and annual design generation of 48 GWh. Positive earthquake. 109. The rehabilitation works are quarter buildings were demolished by last year’s expected to be completed by 2017/18. The revised to that of previous Àscal year.C. replacement with new generator protection relay. Kathmandu.69 overhauling. Baneshwor. current transformers.4 million including 66 kV on the right bank of the regulating pondage single circuit transmission line up to Kathmandu. This river training works with Gabion to protect store of station has 3 units of 3. in Sindhupalchowk transformers. removal of debris (logs. The generation record has been damaged generator protection relay of unit 3 exceeded than targeted value in last three year with overcurrent protection relay and then Ànal after modiÀcation works. It is located Repairing of runner during at Golakharka. only about 24 m of by-pass penstock manhole of unit no 1. replacement of at headwork. The The actual generation of this Àscal year is 46. of cofferdam at Tauthali khola to withdraw water during Magh to Jestha for power generation are of major signiÀcance. Ilam and was commissioned overhauling of unit no. The total estimate budget of civil and arm & radial gate of barrage gate no.) trapped inside runner blades through completion stage. repair and modiÀcation of hydro-mechanical parts in headworks area. 16. Major electrical works including result is seen after completion of rehabilitation installation of new C&R Panel with energy meter work of civil and hydro mechanical structures for 6 MVA Power Transformer. Rehabilitation works has been planned for the power plant in this Àscal year with an aim to increase energy generation. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 of cover slabs of de-silting basin silt drain. 2 Nepal Electricity Authority 33 . Ilam (Puwakhola) Hydropower Station Puwa Khola Hydropower Station is a run of river type of plant with an installed capacity of 6.35 MW each and was Sunkoshi HPS. by means of Ànancial support from Government of Nepal. and hydro-mechanical works is nearly to the tyres etc. in civil works. 6. in January 1972. monitoring test of major electrical equipment: located on the upper reach of Sunkoshi River 81 power transformers.

64 GWh of 2005/06. Chatara Hydropower Station be running after complete overhauling targeted to Chatara Hydropower Station. future with an installed capacity of 3. being OEM of the plant and control room. is located at from the Canal was later handed over to NEA by khopasi.6 million. Sunsari completion of overhauling of unit no. surpassing its previous best March.414 GWh of energy this year. The plant 8. replacement The governor. is located at Chatara. After power station. panel seals. main Breaker at high Voltage Room. generation of 34. It was commissioned no. replacement of 33 kV Protection Panel at with Andritz Hydro. the plant is in shutdown condition Major works carried out this year in electrome. 35 km east of Kathmandu. chanical section include replacement of broken/ for which a contract agreement for the renovation cracked pipeline and valves of hydro-mechanical & modernisation of unit no. in 1996 AD with the assistance from Government of India at a cost of NRs. It has two identical pelton turbines of 3. pinion shaft have been repaired in workshop and delivered to CHPS site. panauti. instrumentations of unit Similarly major maintenance works in civil section no. quarter and power house. a canal drop type be completed by this Àscal year (2017/18).2 will be replaced by new ones after being are maintenance of quarters at ofÀce premises delivered to CHPS site by Andritz Hydro Pvt. The unit will 7. Panauti Hydropower Station which was originally designed to be a captive plant Panauti Hydropower Station built in 1965 with for powering drazer pumps to Áush sediments the assistance of the then USSR. 2. 162.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Ilam Puwakhola Hydro Power Station in 1999 AD jointly by the Government of Nepal and NEA at a cost of USD 15. Ltd. and maintenance of drinking water supply system All the dismantled Turbine parts like runner. Presently.63% thereby generating its maximum energy in Sunsari Morang Irrigation Project (SMIP) on 29 a Àscal year till date. bushes. replacement of 1250 Ampere VCB of the works are being continued in this Àscal year. exceeding the last Àscal year's generation by Kaplan runner 7.1 MW each and has generated 36. 1. The 34 Nepal Electricity Authority . 2 has been done system.2 MW and annual plans are to start for complete overhauling of unit design generation of 6 GWh. excitation panel and synchronizing of rotating diodes of the excitation system. for ofÀce. since last year due to problems in turbine parts.7 million. turbine shaft. 1999.

This year Installation. rewinding of magnetic ampliÀer systems and brushless excitation systems for and phase compound transformer of excitation which the contractor is doing the works.84% due to a heavy Áood. This power plant is under Jaubari. 3.Y 2016/17 is 8.4 MW and annual design generation of 6. monitoring & protection transformer no. 3 Works including Governor. 11kV new governor control system including MIV. Repair and maintenance include maintenance of governor and high of Canal.721 m long with discharge of 3. Intake of the canal is digital governor and SCADA embedded control regulated primarily for irrigation by Department panel will be initiated in FY 2017/18. It is located at Nadipur. panel of unit no. Inspection of generator stator. repair & with decrease of 26. 3. removal of huge generation of 9. Power canal of 3. overhauling of unit no.8 GWh.045 GWh SCADA System were completed. It is built at the end Nepal Electricity Authority 35 . 2. Seti Hydropower Station by Áood last year.2 cu. and Commissioning for Unit-1. It consists of 3 units of deposition of debris.0 MW are in running condition. repair of governor air oil damaged building.97 GWh. In civil works. Other works include Repair & Replacement of Synchronizing Check Relay for The maintenance works carried out this year Synchronizing System. Construction of Power House SCADA repair of big desander gate and stoplog gate at System Control Room. Wall. rotor and rehabilitation with procurement & installation of checking of insulation and protective gear. The Project was designed for operation of only two units at a time with third unit as a standby. Construction of Boundary pressure in unit no. m/s from headwork to reservoir has seven (7) outlet gates for irrigation in the vicinity of Khopasi and also for drinking purposes as well. Also. The annual generation and located at Pardi. temporary diversion works at Seti Hydropower Station is a run of river plant intake of headworks.6 GWh. The annual generation of this Àscal year was 2. logs and silt during Áood at 500kW each. Pokhara. Fewa Hydropower Station availability of units. accomplished. construction of weir section of head works which was damaged 9. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 scheme was an installed capacity of 2. Power canal modiÀcation and renovation works of control of this Plant serves both objectives of irrigation system and replacement of existing governor with and energy generation. Unit-2 & Unit-3 Electro-Mechanical Overhauling of Unit No. of Irrigation and hence. HMI & of this station for the F. normal operation of the Plant sometimes gets affected regardless of 10. Pokhara and power cannel and protection works in old buildings was put into operation in 1985 AD with assistance and civil structures were carried out. rewinding of step-up & SCADA based control.5 MW and design Áushing gate to original position. The ongoing from the People’s Republic of China. Repair and Maintenance of ofÀce pressure oil system. severely damaging the turbine generator male/female coupling were headworks. in replacement of Unit-1 turbine system & Unit-2 Seti River in July last year. 2. This plant can generate in full Fewa Hydropower Station is a canal drop type capacity almost all days of the year and all 3 units power station with an installed capacity of 1. relocating desander basin with installed capacity of 1. PLC VCB maintenance work. Excitation.

Some of the works completed in this Àscal year include maintenance of governor. Generation from the station was 1. repair and maintenance of draft tube of unit no. The rehabilitation of this power station is underway Furthermore. towards the cost of Power EfÀciency Improvement as part of Electricity Transmission Expansion 11. It was of 640 kW & annual generation 4. Similarly. NEA intends Sundarijal Hydropower Station is located at to apply a portion of the proceeds of this loan Sundarijal.. It consists of 4 units each 250kW with turbogenerator sets with total installed capacity an annual design generation of 6. high pressure oil system. construction of single storey new staff quarter & construction of colony compound wall Fewa Hydropower Station are in progress. hydropower plant from 640 kW to 970kW .77 GWh. 1. Sundarijal Hydropower Station and Supply Improvement Project. painting works at roof and exterior wall of powerhouse.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 of the canal for which the water comes from end The tailwater discharge is utilized for water of the Fewa lake at a portion called Damsite in supply system to Kathmandu Valley. whereby the main equipments were supplied by The English Electric Company Ltd. construction of cover slabs for Nagmati canal. The 36 Nepal Electricity Authority . Major maintenance works carried out in this year for the plant are repair and maintenance of main inlet valve.drop out fuses Sundarijal Hydropower Station and 200-400 A load disconnecting switches. GON and repair and maintenance of forebay gate. being second old hydroplant constructed in Nepal. repair NEA. repair and maintenance of power house as 0271-NEP) from Asian Development Bank (ADB) well as tail race were carried out. Grants 0270-NEP and canal. Presently.5 GWh. The actual generation from this plant in this year is 4. repair and maintenance of generator of unit no 1. civil maintenance works regarding under the joint assistance from ADB. 15 km northeast of Kathmandu and for Rehabilitation and upgrading of Sundarijal serves twin purpose of water supply and energy.47 GWh in Àscal year 2016/17. England. three units are in operation while unit no. Installation of trash rack at intake of forebay. cleaning of balancing reservoir. It has two Pokhara. drain valve and cooling system maintenance. complete wiring change of unit no 1 and 2. 4 is not in operation due to problem in generator-turbine coupling. replacement of 11kV lightning arrester . This commissioned in 1969 AD with assistance from Plant was erected under Colombo Plan scheme the Government of India. Nepal Electricity Authorityhas received loan and maintenance of approximately 300 m power (Loan Number 2808-NEP. replacement of Air Circuit Breaker (ACB) of unit no 1. excitation system.49 GWh. It was commissioned in 1934 AD.

It was erected of electromechanical rehabilitation and the with a grant from British Government at a cost recruitment of international individual consultant of NRs. 22 May. second phase with four engine sets of GEC Diesel Ltd.86 near quarter buildings. It is located in Pharping in intermittent assignment for design and of Kathmandu district.3 MUSD and GON/NEA counterpart funding is 2. Hetauda Diesel Power Plant MUSD. construction of toilets.S. implementation out of which ADB loan is 2. nearly 12 km south from implementation support for Part C: Rehabilitation the city. It adds to generation Pharping Hydropower Station is the Àrst power mix providing operational Áexibility. Hetauda Diesel Power Plant with installed capacity of 14. false ceilings installation MUSD including taxes and duties. project is scheduled to be completed by July. The contract in EPC model has been to drinking water supply to Kathmandu by KUKL.56 13. This Plant is in station in Nepal. In this year construction of new roof work has been approved. was commissioned in 1963 and the 83 years old. 0. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 proposed rehabilitation works largely consists 1911 (B. which upholds the legacy of standby condition and operates in an emergency hydropower development in Nepal for more than when there will be severe power shortage. 1968. The design part of an aggregate installed capacity of 500 kW. The Electricity Authority to renovate and modernize Àrst phase with three engine sets of English Electric aged hydropower plants as this plant has become Co. most of the civil works truss & installation of CGI sheets for the chamber of Nagmati headwork has been completed.713 Million. awarded on April 2017 based on the inception the plant is not being operated for generation report of the consultant. Out of Prithivi Bir Bikram Shah Dev on Monday.41 MW is located at Hetauda. Ltd. Pharping Hydropower Station with British Government. repair of drains. 9th Jestha). The project is estimated to cost 4. Makawanpur This Project is a part of an effort of Nepal and acts as a backup to hydropower plants. construction of retaining walls. The building in forebay. was commissioned in 1980 in assistance 12. As individual international consultancy has been the water from the penstock has been diverted completed. It was inaugurated by the late king fuel prices severely restricts its operation. physical and and other minor repairs in quarter building has price contingencies and interest charged during been carried out. septic tank 2018. The execution of the nowadays though it has been placed in standby project is going on most of the design drawings mode to operate occasionally and to demonstrate of electromechanical equipments and electrical to the visitors. There are two units each 250 kW with of Small Hydropower Plants. Pharping Hydropower Station Engine Hall Nepal Electricity Authority 37 . Soaring a century.

coordinates recommendation of the TSD.33 GWh. Modi. TSD reviewed the retroÀtting works of construction projects and existing power plants as Headworks Barrage. jacketing of columns Department. which foresees a by- replacement of Four Entry Casing of Engine no. Technical Support Department. provides expert advice for the under. desanding this plant of this FY is 0. Trishuli Hydropower Station mainly to solve the problem of sediment deposition in the balancing 3. aged electro-mechanical equipments. The major works basin. intake. As the underwater maintenance 1. Gandak. It is also carrying out hydrological Àscal year.5&6. the retroÀtting between the Technical Support Department works shall include repairing of cracks in and Projects or Operation and Maintenance columns and beams. the peaking of the plant. 38 Nepal Electricity Authority . The underwater maintenance of In the FY 2073/74. Deputy Managing prepared by the Consultant. 2. 5. A conceptual design is in the shaft assembly of turbocharger of engine no. Other regular & which Ànally to be discharged at the location routine maintenance works for the diesel engine downstream of B0 Áushing outlet. and. Operation structure of Sunkosi Hydroelectric Project and Maintenance Department. by-pass canal for uninterrupted generation during the cleaning of the balancing reservoir TECHNICAL SUPPORT DEPARTMENT (TSD) is foreseen which will be parallel to the by-pass canal for diverting the Áow of kholas. repair & maintenance of oil reservoir intake and crossing over the intake circuit breaker in 11kV busbar .A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 7 units installed in the plant. pass canal to divert the Áow of Kholas (which 4. TSD has carried out following Spillway Gate sill beam of the Kali Gandaki services: A Hydropower Station was also reviewed and Rehabilitation Study of Trishuli Hydropower Station recommended to carry out the works for Gate No. with shear walls for Barrage and the Intake structures. Trishuli. 3 only. all of them are in survey and sediment sampling of Trishuli operable condition. Another has been carried out. Kulekhani I and below the design annual generation. reservoir. in six hydroelectric plant. II due to decrease in generation. As per the Director. namely. headed by Director. however. Intake and Control room required by the respective Projects. now it is not mechanical and civil for identifying problems possible due to sediment/debris deposition. TSD has formed a study committee involving reservoir. process of Ànalization. forebay and tailrace of the carried out this year are replacement of rotor powerhouse. Generation Directorate. carried out the topographical survey of the major maintenance. repair and maintenance of cooling towers lots of debris) toward the downstream of the of engine no 2 & 3. the system should Technical Support Department and Project consist of similar size plant in order to carry Development Department (PDD) of Engineering out maintenance works in dam. 6. intake and Directorate to carry out rehabilitation study of reservoir by lowering the water level. A Contract Agreement was made between works is very costly. As per the The Project Development Department has recommendation of the Committee's report. The actual generation from River at headworks. The present annual generation is about 25% Devighat. overhauling works and balancing reservoir and desanding/channel rehabilitation study will be carried out in this area. Replacement of outlet casing of engine is being discharge to the reservoir bringing no. The balancing reservoir was used for various experts in the Àeld of electrical.

262.063 0.795. Shrawan Bhadra Ashwin Kartik Mangsir Poush Magh Falgun Chaitra Baishakh Jestha Ashad Total Stations/Month 1 Kaligandaki 'A' 202.489.88 Total (Hydro) 191.708.624.601.21 224.00 566. .25 32.90 46.469.46 .686.N.00 89.88 228. .24 2.838.022.00 7.65 2.48 325. .40 46.476.66 326.17 8.00 10.946.55 446.90 2.66 253.265. 162.92 3.990.23 7.279.10 34.48 224.30 10.809.72 260.345.505.344.614. 1.20 5.571.10 45.65 6.74 49.00 44.75 7.969.00 6.035 0.491.627.467.906.60 3.20 3.60 465. .33 14 Seti 881. .017.13 47.80 7. .881.492.80 2.234.26 235.50 11. .73 5.339.603. Nepal Electricity Authority Generation Operation and Maintenance Actual Generation for the FY 2073/74 (FY 2016/17) Unit: MWh Power S.02 144.081. .75 49.64 Nepal Electricity Authority Grand Total 191.269.81 915.50 2.70 24.25 756.98 222.62 101.587.33 239.023.950.10 6.74 7.96 10 Sunkoshi 8.50 10.35 134.844.653.36 8.00 73.128 0.93 8.40 9 Devighat 8.39 324. .99 8.87 202.14 18 Multifuel .664.869.40 11.663.153.668.876.75 7.11 221.232.449.053.950.836.30 1.00 842.90 4.19 958.20 5.80 1. .535.31 167.00 9.490.75 222.68 791.862.96 178.022.643.728.60 79. .98 8.60 21.40 3.52 6.128.00 96.143.609.70 9.40 683.409.80 9.00 6.38 47.32 438.225.90 3.38 1.253.00 6.33 456.07 0.370.78 229.226.550.23 4.00 20.50 4 Kulekhani I 3.149.00 723. - 13 Panauti 188.77 7.00 10.455. .48 3. 26.121.10 4.086.66 GENERATION DIRECTORATE 19 Hetauda Diesel 7.98 Total (Thermal) 7. .82 73.78 Note: Provisional Àgures subjected to Ànal audit 39 FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 .743.10 729.08 405.028.00 60.22 130.334.015.87 21.789. .750.695.40 7 Gandak 954.79 8.25 178.88 2.70 6.872.50 8.03 8.35 156.00 428.402.77 7.122.90 10.46 130.13 6 Trishuli 10.46 229.61 235.00 88.856.65 6.465.70 3.75 1.794.80 4.90 .25 256.23 7.831.112.73 17 Pharping .40 3.25 27.414.478.556. 26.17 8.90 47.523.00 3.518.50 3.876.65 159.109.651.287.960.00 53.31 194.10 8.48 8.891.40 152.40 4.00 90.331.36 773.408.13 27.112. .234.60 2.73 5.79 8.00 286.08 8.86 221.06 0.80 5.481.36 2.00 6.230. 0.305.666.40 125.607.66 .684.13 81.00 6.760.23 7.031 0.503.87 38.00 80.00 13.31 566.14 0.055 0.60 11.82 312.50 9.20 5.70 3.367.38 97.285.630.20 217.29 37.206.95 909.169.20 4.24 4.48 168.268.55 397.00 918.48 172.99 291.642.00 5 Kulekhani II 1.00 256.68 59.376.57 447.474.20 4.141.80 31.851.70 8 Modi 4.00 42.62 Marsyangdi 3 Marsyandi 46.61 4.524.961.30 8.60 214.88 44.932.261.34 159.11 0.00 39.00 37. .66 297.32 447.110.812.044.556.287.29 33. .170.570.56 1.14 134.848.497.034.69 16 Sundarijal 429.10 4.20 2.50 43.190. .12 442.80 5.00 51.604.10 1.52 156.63 33. .81 36. .17 1.137.167 0.527. .24 12 Chatara .21 118.10 46.118.00 13.00 14.60 11.457.70 6.70 3.04 0.00 22.43 180.827.37 454.297.387.00 Mid- 2 48.579.252.27 86.846.48 352.86 15 Fewa 122.322.631.12 618.82 488.70 11 Puwa 4.138.49 1.90 928.927.474.00 91.30 30.

190.98 184.325.264. 0.776. 2.30 99.759.92 72 7 Gandak 15.70 16.286.54 122.40 3 1.00% 13. 311.654.981.353.378.00 21.556.96 674.66 52.N.325.50 41.122.57 .06% 55.07 (2055/56) .87 25.07 325. # 12.64 (2055/56) .26 24 Total (Thermal) 53.00 432.98 53.28% 59.475.383.65(2064/65) .69 94.86 11.00 3.651.763.140.82 99.35 37. .00 3 1.114.98 68 4 Kulekhani-I 60.254.20 2 1.663.00 3 472.47 (2034/35) 6.00 2 44. .928.646.26 4.052.27 67. .438.64% 13.778.73 4.831.95 4.00 7 124.06% 49.54 122.982.664.587.32 99.223.00 2. . 22 13 Panauti 2.00 4.50 2 4.00 874.25 .49 97.13 122.00 6 .970.000. 2.45% 16.00 104. .74 8.87 337.70 66.00 2 457.20 (2052/53) 462. of S.39 428.40 154.490.287.96 106.581.86 1.940.655.609.787.00 (2056/57) 104.32 .88 48.70 61 2.524.318.74 1.97 778 Note: *Provisional ¿gures subjected to ¿nal audit # Metering problem .306.378.41 13 1.20 99.511.996.00 835.00 892.40 (2073/74) 92.76 122 2 Middle Marsyangdi 70.50 441.33 4.07 352.600.00 105.80 2 58.76 454.87 99.500.905.50 3 10.63 105.31 94.70 (2043/44) 106.26 (2071/72) .735.402.68 3. # 61.530.483.70 16 Sundarijal 0. 4.20 2 53.60 465.93 99.521.75 (2063/64) 6.64% 0.373.872.29 48 2.272.969.020.24 (2073/74) 48.85 19. .919.876.05 3 23.24 36.955.214.233.62 457.61 . # 16.63 36.86 1.742.60 3.14 88.414.69 3.00 55.48 42 6 Trishuli 24. 148.249.40 74.81 10.293.85 2.000.70 125.02 137.00 37.79 2.08 41 Grand Total 522.78 .02 4 Total (Hydro) 469.60 .00 67.80 (2058/59) 6.310.433. .530.00 (2056/57) 211.00 98.00 135.556.26 99. 26.32 117.10 35. .646.000.83% 80.616.43 98.00 750.50 483.431.852.00 23.874.38 21 14 Seti 1. .53% 0.749.269.00 73.28 105.05 35 12 Chatara 3.506.22 34 15 Fewa 1.40 69.40 98.28 33.149.38 2.224.356.97 75 5 Kulekhani-II 32.00 97.32 279.41 4+3 1.00 (2071/72) 842.09 435.055.00 249.00 71.64 737 18 Multifuel 39.044. . Power Stations in a year till date/year Generation Suf¿ciency Capacity Units FY 2071/72 FY 2072/73 *FY 2073/74 Target (MWh) (MWh) to Grid (MWh) Factor (%) Employees (MWh) (MWh) Ratio (%) (MW) Installed 1 Kaligandaki 'A' 144.03 2.82% 76.40 40.000.00 4 2.983.603.00 2 90.80% 52.64 .188.414.51 36.624.836.089.70% 74.680.40 125.412.29% 74.14 .754.14 66 Nepal Electricity Authority FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 3 Marsyandi 69. 5.00 461.375.369.20 46.98 24.19 (2067/68) 9.10 98.352.00 3 97.10 (2068/69) 70.02 586.25% 0.93 0.20 69. . of Generation Backfeed Transmission Plant Current No.00 36.77 1.64 2 4.00 2.377.800.40 Nepal Electricity Authority Generation Operation and Maintenance Generation Related Statistics and Performance Factors for the FY 2073/74 (FY 2016/017) A YEAR IN REVIEW Actual Generation (MWh) Total Total Maximum Generation Design Self Installed No.770.75 (2053/54) 67.50 14.675.994.423.47 3.000.20 62.47 49 11 Ilam (Puwa Khola) 6.499.70 (2056/57) 114.081.00 842.89 232.00 2. .795.02 .020.380.65 34 9 Devighat 15.736.09 (2071/72) 398.500.305.757.59 2.203.983.225.65 31 8 Modi Khola 14.632.10 21 17 Pharping 0.500.467.01 17 19 Hetauda Diesel 14. .00 3 929. .740.955.00 10.67% 53.752.842.28 41 10 Sunkoshi 10.66 86.77 95.83 98. .066.73% 66. 148.49 2.00 43. .00 929.030.

This business Àrst phase and construction work to upgrade group is headed by a Deputy Managing Director Dhalkebar Substation in 220kV voltage level has and has Grid Operation Department (GOD). and Kusum-Hapure 132kV Transmission Line Construction of this project completed on February project are completed which contributed in Nepal Electricity Authority 41 . Grid Development the plan to increase import up to 230MW. System been accelerated to implement second phase of Operation Department (SOD). Major Transmission Projects 400kV each headed Raxual-Parwanipur 132kV Transmission Line and by a Director. Transmission System Master Plan has been Hetauda-Kulekhani II-Siuchatar 132kV 2nd circuit developed for upto 2035 & NEA intends to develop stringing project is completed on August 2016 river basin wise transmission system as a long which has increased power evacuation capacity term strategy for power development of Nepal. Major Transmission Projects 220kV. Bhulbhule-Middle Marsyangdi 132kV order to develop a strong east-west Transmission Transmission Line is completed on August 2016 Network the Hetauda-Dhalkebar-Inaruwa 400kV for 50MW power evacuation generated from transmission line is under construction. within this FY: Construction of Mirchaiya 132/33kV substation Dhalkebar-Muzzafarpur 400kV Transmission line. NEA and IPP owned power plants and undertakes reinforcement of the existing transmission system. implementation and operation of power from India to decrease load shedding in high voltage transmission system. These constructs transmission lines and substation transmission lines will be used to import 50MW facilities to evacuate power generated by both of additional power from each line. Kusaha-Kataiya 132kV Transmission Line has been completed and put into operation under This business group monitors. Upper Marsyangdi-A. Implementation of “Rastriya Urja Sankat Nibaran Chapali 132/66/11kV Substation Expansion tatha Bidhut Bikash Dasak 2072” and as directed Project is completed and put into operation on by Government of Nepal (GoN) to improve Power June 2017 for strengthening of power supply to Sector following projects has been completed northern part of the Kathmandu Valley. targeted to Kathmandu Valley. In Besides. Department. operates and grant assistance of Government of India. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE Transmission Directorate is responsible for 2016 and started importing up to 145MW of development. Currently has increased national grid connectivity and this line has been charged at 132kV voltage established network reliability. Khimti-Dhalkebar 220kV Transmission Line Nepal's Àrst-ever 400kV Nepal-India cross-border single circuit has been completed on January transmission link is completed with the leading 2017 and charged into 132kV voltage level which involvement of this business group. level and importing upto 145 MW of power.

Maruti Cement etc. Upgrade 400kV Network which is under construction with Dhalkebar Substation in to 220kV is in Ànal stage the assistance of ADB. main responsibility of transmitting reliable and quality power from distant generators to various Furthermore to extend 400kV Transmission load centers. The department also provides System to the west Project Management connection facilities to IPPs and bulk consumers Directorate (PMD) under ADB Ànancial assistance at different voltage levels by accomplishing is developing Upper Karnali . Pokhara & Attaria are functioning under Ànancial assistance in the name of South Asia GOD for the fulÀllment of these responsibilities: Sub-regional Economic Cooperation (SASEC). replacement Major Transmission Corridors like Kaligandaki works. routine and breakdown maintenance works including up-gradation. Kathmandu 220kV Transmission Line construction Hetauda & Butwal and three branch ofÀces in work has been initiated through PMD under ADB Duhabi. Enhancement Project. and the same time tender has been called for up gradation of Dhalkebar Substation at 400kV I.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 supplying reliable power in the surrounding area. 220kV Power Compensation and rehabilitation of power Substations at Lapsiphedi and Barhabise. GRID OPERATION DEPARTMENT voltage level to connect Muzzafarpur. Power System Expansion Project. Grid Substation as follows: Reinforcement Projects also included under this SASEC projects. New Butwal-Kohalpur-Lamki-Attariya 400kV The other major responsibility of this department Transmission System. The three division ofÀces in Kathmandu. system equipments in the Substations are Enhancement of Distribution Network inside being carried out to meet the increasing power 42 Nepal Electricity Authority . This grant operation via 33kV network as construction of will be utilized to develop 400kV Network from 132kV Damak-Kabeli Transmission Line work is Lapsiphedi to Ramate (Gallchi). For the work EoI has been is to look after the operation of 66kV & above published for the study and Evaluation underway substations and transmission lines along with for short listing of the Consultants. Preparation of Major Works performed in the F/Y 2073/74 are Distribution System Master Plan. then one part will be extended to New Hetauda and other part will be extended up to New Butwal Major part of the east-west 400kV Transmission through New Damauli.Chhinchu and connection agreement as per NEA grid code. rehabilitation Corridor. extension. Reactive Substation inside Kathmandu Valley. reactive compensation. This department has executed number of Transformer addition and up gradation works PMD has initiated other projects like 132kV GIS in various Substations. Likewise from OfÀce of Millennium Challenge Phidim and Kabeli 132/33kV Substation under Nepal (MCC) under US Government Grant Kabeli Corridor 132kV Transmission Line Project Assistance has a plan to execute the Mid Hill has been completed this year and put into 400kV Transmission Line Network. India cross The Grid Operation Department (GOD) has the boarder transmission system. Naubise and in progress. Marsyangdi Corridor. Marsyangdi- works etc. This 400kV Network will Line from Hetauda to Dhalkebar to Inaruwa be the part of the extension of Khimti-Kathmandu (285km) is under construction. Kathmandu Valley (Underground Cabling) under They shall also be utilized to supply the Cement Power Transmission and Distribution EfÀciency Industries of the area namely Dang Cement. Up-gradation.

63MVA Transformer Bay at Duhabi S/S. The department has carried out and completed z Installation of new 132/66kV.15MVA at Amlekhgunj S/S. Butwal S/S. Various works executed by Dhalkebar S/S. Lamahi S/S. Lamki S/S.6MVA following major up-gradation and reinforcement Single Phase Transformer to replace existing works in FY 2073/74. Transformer to replace existing 8MVA at Yadukuwa S/S.6MVA at z Installation of new 132/33kV. Transformer Bay at Parwanipur S/S.6MVA load shedding caused by inadequate substation Transformer to replace existing 7. 30MVA Transformer to replace existing 30MVA at Transformer Bay at Siuchatar S/S. 22. Transformer Bay at Butwal S/S.6MVA Transformer Bay at Lekhnath S/S. 30MVA Transformer to replace existing 15MVA at z Installation of new 33/11kV. Anarmani S/S.6MVA Transformer to replace existing 16. Transformer to replace existing 7. 22. z Installation of new 33/11kV. Reallocations of such z Installation of new 132/33kV. 16. Nepal Electricity Authority 43 . 16. Major Up gradation and Reinforcement Works Transformer Bay at Patan S/S.6MVA Transformers after being replaced are reused in Transformer to replace existing 8MVA at other Substations after necessary Overhauling Chandranigahpur S/S.6MVA at Siuchatar S/S.5MVA Duhabi S/S. Transformer replacing the existing 3. The existing z Installation of new 33/11kV.5MVA at Bardghat S/S. 30MVA Transformer to replace existing old 22. z Installation of new 132/11kV. z Installation of new 132/33kV. (GSRP I Project) z Installation of new 132/11kV. 18MVA a. 63MVA Transformer to replace existing old 63MVA at z Installation of new 132/11kV. 3x12.6MVA Transformer to replace existing 16. 22.5MVA at capacity. this department have supported to reduce forced z Installation of new 33/11kV.5MVA z Installation of new 33/11kV. z Installation of new 66/11kV. Transformer replacing the existing 7. 63MVA z Installation of new 132/11kV. z Installation of new 132/33kV. tion & Reinforcement works for Substation are initiated and are under progress z Installation of new 33/11kV. 63MVA Power Transformers are a cost effective solution Transformer to replace existing 30MVA at for load management.5MVA Pokhara S/S. z Installation of new 132/33kV. old 3x12. z Installation of new 33/11kV. 15MVA at Matatirtha S/S. z Installation of new 132/11kV. 63MVA Transformer to replace existing old 63MVA at z Installation of new 132/11kV. 7.6MVA Kohalpur S/S. Work in progress: Following major up-grada. 16. 16. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 demand and Voltage drop problem. 30MVA Transformer to replace existing old 30MVA at z Shifting and Installation of 66/11kV. and Maintenance works. z Installation of new 132/33kV. 16. 16. 16.5MVA Butwal S/S.6MVA Transformer Bay at Kamane S/S.5MVA at Lamki S/S.6MVA at b.5MVA z Shifting and Installation of 132/33kV.

186.41 5.71 5. 15MVA Transformer replacing the existing 7. Chandranigahpur and Kamane Substation). f. z Shifting and Installation of 132/33kV. at Lekhnath S/S. Transmission Loss Status Comparison of Transmission Line Loss of different F/Y Total Import Total Export Transmission Line Loss Transmission Line S. Maintenance Works z Installation of 132kV 20MVAr Capacitor Bank z Re-routing work from Tower No.79 5.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 z Installation of new 132/11kV. Siuchatar—Marshyangdi 132kV Transmission z Installation of 33kV 12. z Shifting and Installation of 132/33kV. z Regular Relay Testing works were also carried z Shifting and Installation of 132/33kV. carried out on our Testing Lab. Lamki.5MVA Capacity (11 IPPs for 461. 177 to 181 on at Lahan S/S.79 277868. z Routine Maintenance works were carried out as z Installation of 11kV 10MVAr Capacitor Bank per schedule for Substations and Transmission at Pathlaiya S/S. 315MVA Capacity for Solar Photo Voltaic Projects) to Transformer to replace existing 160MVA at mitigate the future load demand. Mahendranagar. Hydropower Projects and 21 IPPs for 64MW z Installation of new 220/132kV.14 4.5MVAr Capacitor Bank Line at Jogimara. Lines. No. at Chandranigahpur S/S. Total of 66 relays were tested on 7 Transformer replacing the existing 7.5MVA at Substations (Attaria.51 3574865.594MW Tender Documents. 8MVA Meters from IPP) were tested. 22.57% 4 2072/73 4476682. Dhading. hiring The Department has successfully accomplished testing equipments.17 4193004. Grid Connection Agreement The Department has made a total income of NRs. F/Y Energy(MWh) Energy(MWh) Energy(MWh) Loss in Percentage 1 2069/70 3772905.594MW Capacity for Transformer Bay at Bhaktapur S/S.57 5275058. Lamki S/S. Kohalpur. 52.03 201001.73. Transformer replacing the existing 3MVA at Chanauta S/S.82% 5 2073/74 5552927.00% 44 Nepal Electricity Authority .71 215770.10 230330.26 4. Hetauda.59% 3 2071/72 4394005.5MVA at z Regular Energy Meter Testing works were also Mahendranagar S/S.10 198040. programming and testing the Grid Connection Agreement with 32 IPPs of energy meters and by selling Grid Code and (Independent Power Producers) for 525. e. d.00 from Grid Impact study. 30MVA z Breakdown maintenance works were carried Transformer replacing the existing 12.5MVA out as per requirement.97 4260912. Revenue Generation: c.81 3889823.25% 2 2070/71 4120153. Total of 123 Enermy Meters (91 Meters from NEA and 32 z Shifting and Installation of 33/11kV. Dhalkebar S/S. 15MVA out.

addition of new IPP power plants in the system. Recently Completed Projects In this Àscal year load shedding has been drastically reduced throughout nation and from 1. (INPS) on the right track through the use of To mitigate this problem process of upgrading and computer based Supervisory Control and Data rehabilitation of existing hardware and software Acquisition (SCADA) system. an increase in 15. This was only possible with vision of new management. SYSTEM OPERATION DEPARTMENT (SOD) Exiting software and hardware installed in the LDC control building is of 2002 and earlier. However. Around Rs. The trained manpower in the LDC has been able to keep the data up-to- date in the SCADA software in the LDC. For the continued smooth functioning of the system. In this Àscal year new stations Upper Marsyangdi and Upper Madi have been integrated on SCADA software system. Marsyangdi 14th Kartik 2073 load shedding of Kathmandu 132kV Transmission Line valley is completely uplifted and small magnitude of load shedding is being implemented in other parts of nation. in previous year only maximum of 80 Megawatt was imported. GRID DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT and transmission lines and has helped towards Brief summary of projects under different stages fast restoration of the power system in case of of development are presented below: black-outs. Middle Marsyandi 132kV T/L Project Nepal Electricity Authority 45 . Bhulbhule-Mid. time data and better communication system have improved the overall availability of power stations III. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 II. thereby reducing loss of revenue. Load Dispatch Centre Malfunction of installed equipment has been has been working round the clock to keep the increased compared to previous years and the operation of the Integrated Nepal Power System spare parts are also not available in the market.5 % from last year. The operation of Khimti- Dhalkebar 220kV line (presently operated at 132kV level) contributed meaningfully to reduce the load shedding and enable maximum import of 145 Megawatt from Dhalkebar-Mujjaffpur Transmission line.247 million revenue is being received annually by leasing (to Nepal Telecom and other private companies) Àbers from the Àber optic Conductor stringing work of Bhulbhule to cable. through the regular maintenance works. Erected tower of Bhulbhule to it is necessary that the data acquisition from Middle Marsyandi 132kV T/L Project the power stations and substations be updated according to the latest changes/modiÀcations in the respective stations. increase in import and continuous effort of LDC team with support from concern departments. As in the preceding year. The availability of real was initiated in this Àscal year.

132/66 kV link in between Chapali evacuation capacity and reinforcement of National and New Chabel and Interconnection of Devighat Grid. Scope of the project includes construction of HEP in National Grid. of power generated from Kabeli-A Hydro Power Project and power produced from Hydro Power As of Asadh 2074.18 Million and line will be looped-in and looped-out at Mirchaiya jointly funded by GoN and ADB. The charging of these substaions under RoW in Matatirtha and Syuchatar area has have been completed via 33 kV existing line on been dismantled. 374 Million and funded by GoN. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 3. Project started in Siraha district. it handed over to Grid Operation Khola has been possible dut to this substation.5 MVA signal phase 2. The project is started in 2070/071 (2013/014) and estimated revised completion is FY 073/74 (within August 2016). Department for operation.5 Million Objectives of this project is to facilitate evacuation and is funded by GoN. 46km second circuit 132kV Transmission Line on 4. For charging the line. Phidim and Kabeli 132/33 kV same existing Tower. the ROW under the newly Projects in Kabeli. Mirchaiya 132/33 kV Substation 3. Cost of this project is estimated to area of northern part of Kathmandu Valley and NRs. The capacity of Phidim been cleared and the line has been successfully and Kabeli 132/33 kV are 16 MVA and 30MVA charged.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Objective of this project is to evacuate power generated by Upper Marsyangdi A (50MW). Hetauda-Kulekhani-II-Siuchatar 2nd Circuit Transformers at Chapali Substation. Scope of the project includes construction of 22km single circuit transmission line from Bhulbhule Upper Marsyangdi-A switchyard to Middle Marsyangdi switchyard and 132kV Bay extension at Middle Marsyangdi Swithchyard. make 132 kV 132kV Transmission Line Double Circuit Connection in between Balaju and Objective of this project is to increase power Bhaktapur. few houses lying respectively. The construction work has been in 2065/066 (2008/09) and completed by April. 7X15/16. Hewa. After successfully completing February 2017 and Power Evacuation from Hewa the project. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 2. Bay extension at substations Substation of Kabeli Corridor and reinforcement work on existing 132kV Line.0 Million and funded by GoN. 5. Scope of the project includes installation of 132/66 kV. Mai and other river constructed second circuit transmission line has basin the eastern region. 2017. 46 Nepal Electricity Authority . 132 kV Double Circuit Connection from Bhaktapur 30 MVA substations at Mirchaiya. Project to increase reliability of National Grid by making components includes construction of 132/33 kV. For this purpose Substation to Balaju Substation. Chapali 132kV Substation Expansion Project The objective of this project is to provide power Objective of this project is to cater the increased supply to Maruti Cement Industry to be established power demand of residential and commercial at Katari. Cost of this one circuit of existing Dhalkebar – Lahan 132kV project is estimated to US$ 11. The line has been 132kV Chapali Substation successfully charged after completion of construction on September 2016. completed and charged on March 2017.

9. The project started to US$ 4. to provide upcoming cement factories. The Àrst circuit has been completed and charged on February 2017 in 132 kV voltage level. in 2065/066 with estimated cost of NRs.Hapure 132kV Transmission Line of twin Bison ACSR conductor (initially charged at 132 kV) and two nos. electricity demand requirement of ADB and 7. project is Ànanced by GoN. The on January 2017. transmission system up to the site of Dang Cement to be established at Hapure of Dang.56 Million and jointly funded by GoN. 30MVA substation at Panchakule power to western Nepal so as to meet the of Dang. Project started in 2069/070 (2012/13. to evacuate power from Chameliya. The scope of the project includes construction of 75 km long Khimti-Dhalkebar 220 kV transmission line on double circuit tower with single circuit Bhurigaun Substation Nepal Electricity Authority 47 . The project cost is estimated at US$ 22 Million and was jointly funded by World Bank. Kusum . Khimti – Dhalkebar 220 kV Danida funded rural electriÀcation projects in the First Circuit Transmission Line region. GoN and NEA. improving supply reliability. of 132 kV line bays at The main objective of this project is to develop Khimti and Dhalkebar substations. This line evacuates power from India to Kathmandu via Dhalkebar Substation. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 6. The project has been completed Million and has been completed on July 2017. up gradation of 132kV power transformers and associated Hapure Substation extension works at Hetauda and Parwanipur Substation. Scope of the project includes shifting. 8. supply & installation of 66kV. Grid Substation Reinforcement Project Objective of this project is to the primary focus in the reinforcement & up gradation of transformer capacity and voltage improvement of substation supplying power to Birgunj Corridor by upgrading transformer capacity as well as construction of new transformer bays at various substations. reducing losses and voltage drops through construction of 220 kV double circuit line. 30MVAR Further extension of this line will be beneÀted to capacitor Bank. Kohalpur-Mahendranagar 132 kV 2nd Main activities of the project include: construction Circuit Transmission Line of 22km Kusum-Hapure 132kV transmission line Objective of this project is to provide adequate and 132/33kV. 500 NEA and ADB. to supply part The project was started in 2059/60 with the objective of enhancing transmission capacity. Cost of this project is estimated Sonapur and Rolpa cements.

ROW compensation.7 Transmission Line Project Million and jointly funded by GoN. Thankot – Chapagaon . Scope of Thankot- (MEA) India and contract signed on May 2015. Lamki and Lalpur Substations also taken care by the project. 2016 and completed on Feb. The project possible. construction and upgrading of different been done on March 2017 and currently power is substations at Kathmandu valley. After completion of testing formalities test charge has been done on March 2017. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 26. Scope co-operation. Main theme of the Project improving supply reliability in Kathmandu Valley. 10. Raxaul – Parwanipur 132 kV Cross Border plant. Indian Government invests for of the project includes construction of 189km construction of transmission line whereas Nepal second circuit transmission line from Kohalpur Government is facilitating for land acquisition and to Mahendranagar with two new 132/33 kV ROW compensation. Project started in November 2014 when cost estimated at US$ 23 Million and project is contract is awarded by Ministry of External Affairs Ànanced by GoN and NEA. construction of substations in Kathmandu valley 48 Nepal Electricity Authority . Kushaha – Kataiya 132 kV Cross Border Transmission Line Project The Project is executing under Indo-Nepal Tower Erection Work co-operation. is to import the additional 50 MW power from Substation up gradation to double bus system India to minimize the loadshedding as much as and appropriate 132kV bay extension at Kohalpur. 2017. PROJECTS UNDER EXECUTION 1. Upgrading and Áowing from Kataiya to Kushaha. Indian Government invests for construction of transmission line whereas Nepal contract is awarded by Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) India and contract signed on May 2015. possible. 2017. The Project is executing under Indo-Nepal Project started in 2068/069 (2011/012. Project started in November 2014 when Attariya.Bhaktapur 132 kV Transmission Line Pit Excavation work for Tower Foundation The project was started in 2055/056 with the Government is facilitating for land acquisition and objective of enhancing transmission capacity. 2016 and completed on Feb. is to import the additional 50 MW power from reducing losses and voltage drops through India to minimize the loadshedding as much as construction of 132 kV ring main. After transmission line from Matatirtha (Thankot) to completion of testing formalities. Main theme of the Project substations at Pahalmanpur and Bhurigaon.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 of the Butwal area from Tanakpur Hydro power 11. Chapagaon-Bhaktapur 132 kV Transmission Line Construction of transmission line started at site Project includes construction of 28km 132 kV on Feb. NEA and ADB. Construction of transmission line started at site on Feb. Transmission line construction works have been completed and preparation is going on to put in to operation. test charge has Bhakatpur.

Construction of transmission 18. Hewa. Installation of GIS at Total cost of the project is about US$ 13 million. Project will construct Lamosangu-Singati 40km 132 kV Double Circuit Transmission Line and 132/33 kV. stringing in 2008/09 and remaining works including second and third section of the 132kV double circuit transmission line construction from Illam to Fidim to Kabeli is in progress scheduled to be completed on Ashadh 2075. NEA. about 65% construction of Singati 132/33 kV substation is completed. As of Ashadh 2074. construction of transmission line in completed. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 and transmission line portion within Kathmandu Conductors and Hardware Fittings received at and Bhaktapur Districts has been completed. GoN. Markichowk Nepal Electricity Authority 49 . About 12 numbers of tower foundation has been However. Check Survey and Tower Spotting for transmission line has been completed. Singati-Lamosangu 132kV Transmission Corridor Objective of this project is to evacuate power from different hydroelectric projects to be developed by different IPP’s in the Tamakoshi-Singati basin. started in 2008/09 (2065/066) and estimated relieve Anarmani substation and improve power revised scheduled is on Asadh 2076. Mai and other river basin Corridor. Substation. Constructoin of New Marsyandi 132/33 kV Design of the Towers has been approved. GoN and NEA. Project was started line at Middle Marshyangdi power plant.62 Million which is jointly funded by loan line and associated substations will meet assistance of ADB. Marsyandi Power Plant Switchyard The project was started in 2065/066. IEE study completed. The project increasing electricity demand of Damak area. 30 MVA substation at Singati. 3. Kabeli 132kV Transmission Corridor generated by Middle Marshyangdi power plant. Regarding transmission line construction preliminary works like Route alignment survey. site for the Transmission Line Package. Objectives of this project is to facilitate evacuation enhancethereliabilityofMiddleMarshyangdipower of power generated from Kabeli-A Hydro Power plant and facilitate the power evacuation from Project and power produced from Hydro Power candidate hydro power projects of Marshyangdi Projects in Kabeli. Transmission Line Objective of this project is to evacuate power 2. Lalitpur district which was stopped due to protest of local inhabitants demanding 100% RoW 4. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ the eastern region. Dumre – Damauli – Marsyangdi 132 kV compensation. Scope of the supply situation in this part of the country. Cost of this project is estimated at US$ 31 Million 1km four circuit loop-in loop-out transmission and funded by WB. project includes construction of 20km of double circuit transmission line from Dumre to Damauli.

Rupani 132/33kV Substation Project Transmission Line Project Objective of this project is to reinforce the power Objective of this project is to facilited power supply system in this region and for evacuating evacuation of the IPP’s up coming in the power to load center of Saptari District and certain Kaligandaki Corridor. The project is started in part of Udaypur district. 7. 30MVA substation at estimated to US$ 5. with the aim completed. Cost of this project is 2070/071 (2013/014) and expected to be estimated to US$ 3.5 Million and funded by GoN. transmission line equipment’s have been tested and are in process to arrive in site. Engineering work is going on to check of strengthening power system reliability and 50 Nepal Electricity Authority . Cost of this project Project is expected to be completed by December is estimated to US$ 3. 8.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 of 39km of 132kV second circuit transmission quality of supply in several districts of far western line from Middle Marshyangdi to Dumre and development region. 368 million and funded by GoN. is completed. Syaule 132/33kV Substation Project conductor.11 Million and funded by GoN. Cost of this project is construction of 132/33kV. substation construction work is in progress. Kusma-Lower Modi 132kV 5. preparation for the preliminary supply system in this region and to support power works like check survey for replacement has been evacuation from Chameliya HEP. Markichowk. Scope of foundation work in the switchyard. As of Asadh 2074. Objective of this project is to reinforce the power As of Asadh 2074. Hetauda-Birgunj 66 kV Transmission Line Substation Construction Work in Progress Capacity Increment Project Objective of this project is to increase power 2017.5 Million and funded by GoN. About 56% of physical progress has been achieved upto the end of FY 073/74. transmission line from Simra to Birgunj (22. Rest of the transmission line and Civil works of control room are in the Ànal stage. bay estension at Damauli Substation The project is initiated in 2070/071 (2013/014) and Middle Marsyandi Switchyard and GIS bay and scheduled to be completed in Asadh 2075. guard house are in progress. Scope of the project includes construction of transmission capacity to serve to the industries Rupani 132/33 kV substation and reinforcement of the area. (2015/016). km) via Parwanipur substation with high power carrying capacity high temperature low sag (HTLS) 6.2 km 132kV single circuit transmission line from Kusma to Lower Modi HEP and + 132kV Bay extension at Lower Modi. substation equipment’s have As of Ashadh 2074. Second Circuit stringing works been tested and are in process to arrive in site. extension at Lower Marshyangdi Switchyard. Scope of the project includes construction of 6. The project is started in 2072/073 of existing 33 kV network of the area. The estimated cost of this project is As of Asadh 2074. completed on December 2017. As of Asadh 2074. erection of the project includes replacement of ACSR 'WOLF' steel structure are almost completed and other conductor used in existing double circuit 66 kV civil construction works including staff quarter. control room construction. NRs.2 store house.

11. Contract completed from the contractor. Substation tender yet to be called. Tender for construction of Transmission Line has been published. Transmission Line All the major legal approvals e. All the major legal approvals construction of 31 km. Scope of the project The objective of this project is to evacuate the includes construction of 45km. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 21. This project started in FY 067/68. Modi-Lekhnath 132 kV requirement set in NEA. construction license etc. Switching Substation at New Modi and 132/33kV new Substation at Lahachwok. Ramechap Garjyang Khimti 132kV Objective of this project is to increase power Transmission Line Project evacuation capacity of the IPP’s up coming in the Modi and Madi Corridor. Land acquisition for the substation Arghakhanchi .Gulmi- construction. EIA has been approved. Solu Corridor (Katari-Okhaldhunga-Solu) 132kV Transmission Line Objective of this project is to increase power evacuation capacity of the IPP’s up coming in the Solu Corridor and expansion of INPS. Lahachwok Substation to Lekhnath Substation. EIA. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 whether proposed HTLS conductor can meet the 10. Construction of jointly funded by Exim Bank of India and GoN. Check survey is license etc. store building. Cost of The estimated project cost is US$ 12 Million this project is estimated to US$ 29 Million and which is funded by the GoN. 132 kV double circuit e. Transmission Line and Substation 12. construction.g. Burtibang -Paudi Amrai . have been transmission line from Garjyang to New Khimti obtained. evacuation capacity of the IPP’s up coming in the Nepal Electricity Authority 51 . EIA. Contract Agreement have been signed for the civil construction work like boundary wall.Motipur 132kV Transmission has been completed and the construction of Line Project boundary wall. engineering Agreement have been signed for the Civil design work is in progress. Transmission Line Project 9. construction and Substation construction. gabion Objective of this project is to increase power wall etc. As of Ashadh 2074. Contract Agreement have been are the scope of this project.g. staff quarter. are going on.0 Million and jointly funded by Exim Bank of India and GoN. have been obtained. 30 MVA 132/33 kV substation at Garjyang and As of Ashadh 2074. signed for Civil construction. 132kV Double power generated by various IPP’s in the Garjyang Circuit Transmission Line from New Modi via Khimti corridor. guard quarter. Construction of 90km of Double Circuit Transmission Line with CARDINAL conductor from Tingla (Solu) substation to Mirchaiya and 132/33kV new Substation at Check Survey of transmission line Tingla is the main output of the project.

Purbi Chitawan 132/33kV Substation line and substation construction work under 1st Objective of this project is to reinforce the power phase started. 2070/071 (2013/014). land acquisition for New Biratnagar Substation has been completed. preparation of ofÀce Dordi Corridor and reinforcement of National Grid. the area through New Biratnagar 132/33kV. estimate and tender document are in progress. Cost both substation and transmission line have been of this project is estimated to US$ 9.4 accomplished. Boundary wall at Sandhikharka substation has been done. Sandikharka and includes construction of 23km 132kV double Motipur. Objective of this project is to reinforce the power Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 22. The project is initiated in started. Cost estimation for transmission 15. Tamghash. 2*63MVA Biratnagar Sub-station has been Áoated. Estimated Cost of this project is US$ 18. million which is funded by GoN. The project is initiated in 2067/068 (2010/11). Supply. Kushaha (Inaruwa) . 33kV and 11 kV network of circuit transmission line for Motipur to Burtibang.5 Million called and technical proposal evaluation process and funded by GoN. Àve 132/33kV new substations at Burtibang. Objective of this project is to increase power evacuation capacity of the IPP’s up coming in the As of Asadh 2074. Scope of the project Paudi Amrai.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Baglung area and extension of National Grid. Installation. Tender for Plant Design. circuit steel Monopole transmission line from Inaruwa 400/220/132kV substation to Ramganj As of Asadh 2074. 2*63MVA Substation. 1st Transmission Line section Motipur-Sindikharka is under execution. 2*63MVA Substation. supply system in this region. transmission system in this region for evacuating As of Asadh 2074. Testing and Commissioning of 132/33kV. Scope of the project includes construction of 132kV double 16.0 Million and funded by GoN. IEE report of project has been approved from Ministry of Energy and estimates & tender document preparation for 23km 132kV Compound Wall of Motipur Substation double circuit transmission line at Steel Monopole is under progress.24 supply system in Biratnagar Industrial Area. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 4. Dordi Corridor 132 kV Transmission Line in 2072/073 (2015/016). The project is initiated 13. Contract for construction of 132/33kV.32 Million and funded by GoN. Tender for construction of power to load center of Rupandehi District.Biratnagar 132kV project is initiated in 2066/067 (2009/10). As of Asadh 2074. The 14. Butwal-Lumbini 132kV Substation circuit 16 km transmission line from Kirtipur to Objective of this project is to reinforce the existing Udipur and new 132/33kV substation at Kirtipur. Scope of the project reinforcement of existing Rani and Tankisinwari includes construction of 84km 132kV double Sub-stations. Detail survey and EIA have Belgachiya and construction of New Biratnagar been completed. Million and funded by GoN. 52 Nepal Electricity Authority . land acquisition for the substation has been Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 10.

EIA for Transmission Line construction has been approved. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 6. the GoN US$ 4 Million and GoN through Ministry of has taken policy of developing transmission line Industry allocated budget for this work. Cost of 17. Project components includes construction Compound Wall Foundation of of 15 km 132kV single circuit transmission line Mainahiya Substation from existing Lamahi Substation to Laxmipur VDC Goglee and construction of 132/33 kV. 2074. Projects aimed for power supply to cement industries at different stages of implementation are as follows: 1. A components includes construction of 63 MVA minute of understanding was signed between 132/33 kV substation near Sunuwal of existing Ministry of Industry (MoI) and NEA.5 Million and GoN through Ministry of Industry allocated budget for this work. Sunuwal 132 kV Substation for IEE study. As of Ashadh (2015/016). BaleÀ-Barhabise Corridor 132kV this project is estimated to US$ 4 Million and GoN Transmission Line Project through Ministry of Industry allocated budget for this Objective of this project is to reinforce the power work. substation has been accomplished. Construction of Staff quarter substations at Laxmipur VDC Goglee. According to the Butwal-Bardaghat 132 kV transmission line. Project networks up to the site of cement industries. Cost of this from existing Bardaghat Substation to switchyard project is estimated to US$ 7. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 turn will provide required funds. and Compound Wall of Mainahiya Substation is in progress. Cost of this project is estimated to In order to promote cement industries.Sardi 132kV Transmission Line is in Ànal stage. 30 MVA As of Asadh 2074. supply to proposed Palpa Cement Industry as well as existing Laxmi Steel Industry along with PROJECTS FOR POWER SUPPLY the reinforcement of existing 33 kV distribution TO CEMENT INDUSTRIES network. The project is scheduled to be completed By Ashadh 2075. Tender for substation construction work 2.5 Million and funded of Hongshi-Shivam Industry and construction of by GoN. IEE and Land Acquisition for line project as per the instruction of MoI which in substation is in progress. This project is initiated in 2072/073 two 132 kV line bay at Bardaghat. Project components includes construction supply system and power evacuation from of 20 km 132kV double circuit transmission line different IPP's at BaleÀ Corridor. As understanding NEA will execute the transmission of Ashadh 2074. Construction contract is about to As of Asadh 2074. Bardaghat. MoU has been signed 3. the land acquisition for the be signed. preparation of ofÀce estimate and The objective of this project is to provide power tender document is in progress. Detail route survey work is completed. Lamahi-Ghorahi 132kV Transmission Line The objective of this project is to provide power supply to Ghorahi Cement Industry and Ghorahi Municipality. supply to Hongshi-Shivam Cement Industry. Nepal Electricity Authority 53 . ofÀce estimate for transmission The objective of this project is to provide power line is in progress.

Bharatpur 220 kV Transmission Line "Bison" duplex conductors. to evacuate the power to be generated by construction materials have been received at site.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 MAJOR TRANSMISSION LINE PROJECTS 220 KV other hydro power plants from western region of Nepal. Cost of this project is estimated to Projects under Execution US$ 24. Hetauda .Bardghat 220kV Transmission Line The objective of the project is to enhance the transmission capacity and reliability of the Integrated Nepal Power System (INPS). Hetauda-Bharatpur transmission line initially to be improving supply reliability. and existing Bardaghat substation using ACSR 2. Acquiring Land for Tower Bank. 54 Nepal Electricity Authority . The project is Transmission Line started in 2009. Hardware Fittings and partially Tower accessories received at site. The project cost is estimated at US$ 6 million and is jointly funded by World As of Ashadh 2074. to evacuate the power to be generated by other hydro power plants from western region of Nepal. 3. Earth Wire. Bharatpur . OPGW cable. ACSR BISON conductor. Khimti – Dhalkebar 220 kV 2nd Circuit assistance of WB. The scope of the project includes construction The project comprises of construction of approx. double circuit line. 220 kV lines shall be initially energized at 132 kV. Substation construction work at New Hetauda and Bardghat is in Ànal stage. Land Acquisition for transmission towers. of second circuit 75 km long Khimti-Dhalkebar 74 km long double circuit 220 kV line connecting 220kV transmission line on same double circuit New-Bharatpur substation (under construction) tower with twin Bison ACSR conductor. Foundation is in Ànal stage.25 Million and funded jointly by loan 1. construction work at New Bharatpur is going on. out of 226 towers 137 Tower Foundations and 95 Tower Erection works are completed on Transmission Line Construction side. GoN and NEA. Stringing works in progress The project is started in 2009 and scheduled to be completed by June 2018. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 17 Million and funded Khimti-Dhalkebar 220kV Second Ckt. 98 % of the transmission line Grid. reducing losses and string single circuit 220kV transmission line and voltage drops through construction of 220kV associated 132kV substations are being taken. about 90% RoW clearance work completed. jointly by loan assistance of WB. GoN and NEA. Insulators. The project was started in 2059/60 with the Construction of about 75 km long double circuit objective of enhancing transmission capacity. The objective of the project is to enhance the transmission capacity and reliability of the National As of Ashadh 2074. RoW Clearance work is in progress. GoN and NEA.

Environment and Social Management Plan (ESMP) has been completed as per the requirements of funding agencies KfW Development Bank and European Investment Bank(EIB). Construction contract with contractor CCPG. Reaching to Nepal Electricity Authority 55 . Preparation is going on for new contract. 4. 70 Tower Erection works are completed. Feasibility Study for 220 kV transmission line and Bharatpur-Bardghat 220kV Transmission Line Chilime Hub substation has been completed by Project Tower Erection work is in Progress M/S Lahmeyer International. Scope of the project includes construction of 220kV double circuit 26. Out of 246 towers 70 Tower Foundations and services. IEE Gap Analysis. Moreover. Chilime-Trishuli 220 kV Transmission Line Objective of this project is to increase power Chilime Hub Sub Station Site evacuation capacity of the IPP’s up coming in the Chilime-Trishuli Corridor. Other Environmental studies such as Land Acquisition Compensation Plan (LACP). As of Ashadh 2074. Similarly. Ministry Bardghat-Bharatpur 220 kV Transmission line of Energy for construction of line and substation. NEA. China has been terminated due to unsatisfactory construction work. Transmission license has been obtained from DoED. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 European Investment Bank (EIB) and GoN. Stakeholders Engagement Plan (SEP). Ànal IEE Study report submitted by Environment and Social Study Department has been approved by DoED. 97000 trees has been planted on 61 hector land. detail Survey work for 220kV Voltage Level is completed by Project Development Department. Financing agreement with both KfW and EIB has been concluded. Price Àxation for 52 tower pads from compensation committee has been completed. Project started at FY 067/68. agreement has been signed with the Consultant Power Grid Corporation of India for the out of 28000 trees only 6856 trees has been cut design and construction supervision consultancy out. Project Nursery Bed required replacing the trees.5 km transmission line from Chilime Hub Substation to Trishuli 3B Hub substation and a 220/132kV a new GIS substation at Chilime.0 Million and jointly Chilime-Trisuli 220 kV transmission line and funded by German Development Bank (KfW) with 220/132 kV substation at Chilime. Cost of this project Tender has been called for the construction of is estimated to US$ 35.

Nuwakot. 6. NEA. Co. Project will construct 90 km Double Circuit 400kV Transmission Line (initially charged at 220kV). 14 km Double Circuit 132kV Transmission Line. Objective of this project is to increase power Civil construction of staff quarter and boundary evacuation capacity of upcoming HEPs in the wall have been completed in the acquired land at Koshi and Mechi zone of Nepal. Power Grid India has been appointed August 2017 and project shall be completed. Koshi 220 kV Transmission Corridor monitoring have been Ànalized with ESSD. Trishuli 3B 220 kV HUB Substation (i) The JV of Guangxi Transmission & Substation Objective of this project is to facilitate power Construction Co. Land acquisition for substations at Barhabise and As of Asadh 2074. Followings are Manakana. 220/132 kV GIS substation at Barhabise and 220 kV line bay extension at New Khimti.(Inaruwa- be completed within 18 months period from the Basantapur Double Circuit Vertical ConÀguration effective date of contract. various studies like feasibility Changunarayan is in Ànal stage.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 the Ànal stage of the bid evaluation process the line and Lapsiphedi to Duwakot (Bhaktapur) major achievement of the Àscal year. SEP. as Construction/Design Supervision Consultant. China for construction of New Khimti- coming in the Trishuli area with expansion the Barhabise 400kV Transmission Line and (ii) Larsen existing grid. of the bid evaluation process for the construction of 220kV Trishuli 3B Hub Substation is the major Package-KC1: Construction of 107 km of 220kV achievement of this Àscal year. India 56 Nepal Electricity Authority . 2017 and project shall Basantapur. Tamakoshi -Kathmandu 220/400 kV Transmission Line Objective of this project is to evacuate power from generating power stations upcoming in the Khimti (Tamakoshi)-Kathmandu area. study. ESIA & LACP have been completed and contract for social and environmental 7.Tumlingtar. As of Ashadh 2074.Baneshwar. Ltd. and Shenzhen Clou Electronics evacuation capacity of the IPP's generations up. 220 kV Barhabise substation on 26 May 2017. India for Barhabise-Kathmandu US$ 22.9 Million and jointly funded by German 400kV and 132 kV Transmission Line. POWERGRID of India was appointed as the Consultant for the Design and supervision of the project. The Project has signed Contract Agreement with 5. detailed survey from Tamakoshi Koshi Corridor Twin Moose DB(t) Tower (New Khimti) to Lapsiphedi (Kathmandu) 400kV destruction test at KPTL’s Test bed. IEE. Gujarat. IFB has Development Bank (KfW) with European been published for procurement of Plant for GIS Investment Bank (EIB) and GoN. Cost of this project is estimated to be US$ 70 Million and jointly funded by ADB and GoN. Contract is expected Double Circuit Transmission Line from Inaruwa- to be signed during August. Contract 132kV line has been completed and IEE has been within 18 months is expected to be signed during approved. Cost of this project is estimated to and Toubro Ltd. Reaching to the Ànal stage the main components of the project.

initially only one circuit will be strung with Projects under Feasibility Study twin moose ACSR conductor with single Peak. Design/Engineering and Detailed survey. Construction Nepal-India Electricity Transmission and Trade work is expected to be started in August 2017. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Galvanized Steel Towers with twin peak. Trishuli 3B HUB. of 220kV. Lekhnath-Damauli 220kV Transmission Line only one Circuit will be strung with Quad Moose Objective of this project is to increase power ACSR conductor with single Peak i. of Bays Extension at As of Asadh 2074. Project (NIETTP) funded by World Bank was Package-KC2 and Package-KC3 are under bidding started with the objective of establishing cross- Process. 5. Transmission Line 2. border transmission capacity of about 1. Scope of the project includes construction single Peak i.Kalikot.e OPGW) and construction of 132/33kV Substation 1. completed and IEE is at last stage. Ghorahi-Madichaur (Khumdi) 132 kV Transmission Line Contract between NEA and M/s Kalpataru Power 6. WAPCOS Ltd. India has been appointed as the PMC of the Project.000 MW Nepal Electricity Authority 57 . Nawalpur 132 kV Substation Project Transmission Limited. 90 MUSD has been set aside for this project 3. 75% Design and Engineering 400kV Transmission Line works has been completed till date. Check survey & Tree Enumeration has 1. 220kV double circuit Transmission Line from Technical Team from kfw is conducting the Basantapur to Dhungesangu. The land Package-KC3: Construction of about 33km of acquisition for the substation is under progress. initially only one Circuit will be and funded by Gernam Cooperation (kfw) and strung with Twin Moose ACSR conductor with GoN. Cost Vertical ConÀguration Galvanized Steel Towers of this project is estimated to US$ 40 Million with twin peak. 2011) between government of Nepal and 4.e. Taplejung (Vertical feasibility study of the line and substation.0 Line Million and jointly funded by Exim Bank of India and GoN. OPGW and evacuation capacity of the IPP’s upcoming in the Basantapur-Baneshwar-Tumlingtar Double Circuit Western basin and reinforcement of INPS. Surkhet-Dailekh. Nepal-India Electricity Transmission and Trade been completed and Cadastral survey is under Project (NIETTP) Hetauda-Dhalkebar-Duhabi process upto date.e. ConÀguration Galvanized Steel Towers with twin 220/132 kV Transmission Line peak.Malekhu 220 kV at Dhungesangu. OPGW). Dhalkebar-Loharpatti 132 kV Transmission out of 250 MUSD Line credit Agreement (21st Line October. Dadakhet-Rahughat 132 kV Transmission Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 112.Jumla 132 kV Exim Bank of India. India has been signed for the execution of Package-KC1 of the project and IV. The Project is expected to be Transmission Line completed by July 2020. i. initially 8. 220/132/11kV substations at New Lekhnath Construction of 220/33kV substation at and New Damauli. 2016.Jharlyang. Baneshwar and 2 Nos. detailed survey had been Inaruwa substation. 40 km double circuit transmission Package-KC2: Construction of 220/132/33kV line from New Lekhnath to New Damauli and Substation at Basantapur and Tumlingtar. MAJOR TRANSMISSION LINE PROJECTS 400KV the Contract has become effective from 14th Projects under Execution June.

2. started and land acquisition for the substation is under progress. Scope together with concomitant 220 kV substations at of the project includes construction of 400kV. Bheri Corridor 400 kV Transmission Line The project includes design. The Uttarganga Hub for the pulling of power from IPP’s parts remaining mostly fall in the forest area and in 1st phase. Dhalkebar substation. supply and Objective of this project is to evacuate power of construction of approximately 285 km of Hetauda.Chilime HUB. Rasuwagadhi.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Under construction Dhalkebar Substation to facilitate electricity trade between India and so far while installation of electrical and control Nepal. 513 foundation & 423 project switchyard and 400 kV substations at erection works have been completed so far. and to meet the increasing demand of equipment is underway. Around 90 percent of the 2.West Seti.Pahalwanpur 400kV Line between Nepal and India and it is a major Transmission Line hub for the exchange of power in Integrated Nepal Power System. Government of transmission line that covers 10 different districts Nepal is funding for this project currently. detailed survey has been different districts.felling and stacking along the right-of-way of the route is under process in As of Asadh 2074. the process of tree. electricity.Ratmate 400kV civil works of this substation has been completed Transmission Line 58 Nepal Electricity Authority . Rupalgadh. The targeted completion electricity in Nepal by the sustainable import of date of this substation is October 2017. Hetauda. the Uttarganga Hydro Project as well as IPP’s Dhalkebar-Inaruwa 400 kV double-circuit upcoming in the Bheri river basin. which is now at high priority of Government of Nepal is the pulling station for Projects under Feasibility Study the Dhalkebar Muzzaffapur 400 kV Cross Border 1. Dhalkebar and Inaruwa. 20 km double circuit transmission line from Uttarganga HUB to Nalsyangadh Hydropower Out of 792 tower pads.

in FY 2016/17. introduced some of the smart meter reading. DCSD has of number of employees and business activities.71 6.764. revenue collection. Under NEA including planning. Monitoring & MIS Others 3.812 an increase of 8. programs. DCSD is also involved In FY 2016/17. customer DCSD is the largest directorate of NEA in terms grievance handling and so forth. key responsibility of the (DCSD) is to provide safe. Implementation DCSD is providing services to consumers through of a Common Revenue Billing System (M-power) its 102 Distribution Centers spread over the whole in 128 Revenue Collection Centers (in operation) country. Finance Division and Administration Division.08 42. preparing and monitoring of rural electriÀcation reliable and quality electricity at an affordable price.57.59 3. billing. This is also on the forefront as a pilot projects in the Kathmandu valley with to earn revenue for sustaining operation. The operation and maintenance of off grid small hydro power plants Customer No of consumer Sales Revenue (% of total Category % % also falls under the jurisdiction of this directorate. a total of 4. activities such as new consumer connections.37 5.96 45. Material Management Division. procurement activities. expand them in the entire areas. total number of consumers under in encouraging and supporting energy saving DCSD reached 32. preparing yearly O &M and capital DCSD is accountable for overall management of budget.45 7. operation. GIS Approximately 74% of the total staffs of NEA are (Geographical Information System) technologies employed in DCSD. has helped NEA for improved Billing and Revenue collection processes in a modern efÀcient and Performance Highlights cost effective manner.678 Departments and Divisions are responsible GWh of energy was sold earning gross revenue of Nepal Electricity Authority 59 .42 at Corporate Level namely Planning & Technical Commercial 0. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE Distribution and Consumer Service Directorate for carrying out planning and preparation (DCSD) as a service provider to the nation.36 10. planning and electricity distribution services and networks of managing human resources respectively. the of distribution system expansion programs. Community & Rural Industrial 1. consumers) DCSD is headed by the Deputy Managing Director Domestic 93. the directorate there are Eight Regional OfÀces maintenance and rehabilitation of the electricity each headed by a Directors/ Chiefs to manage distribution networks including substations up the overall distribution and consumer services to 33 kV voltage level and consumer services activities in more effective and efÀcient manner. meter reading. the optimal use of electricity. expansion.04 Non- (Level 12) and is organized into six departments Commercial 0.41 Section.85% activities and Demand Side Management for over the last Àscal year’s Àgure.78 Service Department. plans to introduce even better technologies and maintenance and development activities of NEA. These Similarly.35 ElectriÀcation Department.42 36.48 35.58 7.

entrusting major priority.31 (millions) was were assigned loss targets to achieve within recovered from it.00% of the total number of consumers for awareness for electrical safety.962 consumers for to improve the loss situation. 2017. Similarly legal level issued directives to the concerned ofÀces action was taken against 32.84% of total sales. For this the directorate is giving priority only 2. DCSD The Problem of "Distribution Losses" was addressed took special drives to expedite the activities for by mainly two separate ways : Reduction of Non- loss reduction. Similarly. special efforts were During the FY 2016/17. During the year reviews Safety Day: following steps were taken to reduce the technical Safety is one of the aspects where DCSD is and non-technical losses. These programs and activities are executed by the Loss Reduction Activities Departments at center and Regional OfÀces. Loss Controlling Committee at the center Rs 615. center chief and a signiÀcant loss reduction was observed in many areas.202 numbers taken to reduce the technical and non-technical of consumer lines were disconnected from which losses. public awareness is also consumer categories combined together represent important. In this regard. Industrial and Commercial the NEA employees.065. As part of reinforcement and expansion of the various programs and activities under DCSD were distribution systems. Regional OfÀces electricity pilferage and Rs 25. not only 'Electricity Safety Day' awareness program conducted by NEA Central OfÀce 60 Nepal Electricity Authority . Losses.96% year on 26th Chaitra NEA organizes awareness of total consumers and contributed 45.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Rs. a total of 43. many programs.46 (millions) was recovered. NEA in the total sale.57 Million. to expand and improve the service delivery. right from the but shared 43. 47. Similarly. the implementation of the Project till completion. metering & billing and decreasing Technical losses and Reduction of Technical amount receivables from black listed consumers. collaboration with Society of Electrical Engineers (SEEN) conducted people awareness campaign Programs and Activities towards electrical safety on April 7. projects executed by the various Departments at Center and the activities are undertaken in FY 2016/17 and Regional OfÀces on the same day.08% to program to mark "Electricity Safety Day". This was also linked monitored which resulted in substantial decrease with the performance of concerned distribution in the stock material/amount. The goods on stock were closely the prescribed time frame. Every domestic consumer category represents 93. In FY 2016/17.

data downloading and increasing urbanization. „ Regular monitoring.83% in this (PTSD) is the main wing of DCSD. The advertisement was „ Various public awareness advertisement were made in different electronic media as well as in made by the central as well as regional level the news papers and hording board display. electriÀcation. energy-intensive Incandescent lamps and CFL lamps. primarily Fiscal Year. levels especially in terai and some hilly areas. Plans are to make available the payment „ As per NEA decision. generation analysis of the large industrial and commercial capacity deÀcits. with programmable meters and replacement of an awareness campaign on the efÀcient use of unmatched current transformers to eliminate electricity using more efÀcient LED lights instead possible errors in multiplying factors. capacity. „ Handheld Meter Reading Device (HHD) also DCSD is trying to make every effort to bring down in operation has helped reduce human errors the distribution system loss which contributes during meter reading and improve the energy in substantial proportion. demand for electricity to meet economic growth. improve the quality of the services through the use of new technologies and capacity building „ The special effort of employees and the support to meet the challenges of new environment in from local administration for investigation on utility business. As high system loss is a major challenge for NEA. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 „ Continuous loss reduction program is carried Demand Side Management for hooking control. awareness for electricity theft etc. new connection related works shall be made „ Replacement of bare conductor with Ariel simple and user friendly. continued efforts and measures taken to control Planning and Technical Services Department losses brought fruitful results by bringing down The Planning and Technical Services Department the distribution system losses to 16. use of energy efÀcient Future Plans and Programs lamps. high costs of new generation consumers were augmented. timely service. It is also planning to sales consumption ratio. DCSD is committed to Bundled Conductor (ABC) cable in loss prone establish centralized customer care center to areas. A team is deputed for The electricity supply-demand gap in the country meter resealing and instant inspection of is increasing rapidly as a result of the fast growing meter. A system will be 50 kVA range continued to be replaced with implemented for consumers to pay the electricity electronic (TOD) meters bill online through internet based payment system Despite the adverse working conditions at local or the conventional. and fuel supply issues. the electromechanical and billing information in internet so that consumer meters of the consumers of capacity 25- can access information on line. of conventional. responsible for planning and preparation of distribution system expansion programs and Nepal Electricity Authority 61 . ensure single point of contact for all consumer „ Upgrading of overloaded conductors and related activities. Consumer complaints shall be meter tampering and action was taken for addressed without delay and the procedure for electricity pilferage. In order to „ Replacement of electromechanical meters assist NEA in resolving the existing energy crisis. less processing transformers were also carried out to reduce time for new connection and centralized control the technical losses and monitoring over the entire customer care process. through various media on the proper use of electrical appliances .

Contract No: Energy Monitoring and Auditing of DSRLRP-068/69-01 (Package D1) for 462 Nos. of Distribution Transformer. (ii) Supply and Delivery of HV Covered Conductors. The computerized billing system till date and plans scope of this project includes up gradation of 462 are to extend it to all with modern facilities in the Nos. LV ABC Cables and UG Under the program. sq.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 supporting DCSD in the technical and commercial and Technical Services Department co-operated matters. GoN and NEA. use of 35 Km of 300 'Any Branch Payment System'. distribution centers within Kathmandu valley with XLPE Covered Conductor. 11 kV Underground Power Cable and PTSD has recommended to approve Rs 68 401 Km of 95 sq. construction activities up to 33KV and below. mm. of Distribution Transformers (100. Contract No: DSRLRP- installed at distribution substations to measure 068/069-02 (Package D2) for 214 km CC. Distribution Substations distribution transformers. The project has identiÀed 27 distribution feeders with unacceptable high loss in Kathmandu valley One hundred Twenty Eight collection centers have and Birgunj where rehabilitation is required. mm. meters in various grid substations. This project is jointly Ànanced by implementation of electrical installations and Asian Development Bank (ADB).mm. Assist to identify and implement programs for loss 1. Energy Access and EfÀciency reduction in distribution systems Improvement Project „ Initiate modern facilities for the electricity This project is being implemented under ADB consumers in the Àeld of meter reading. billing loan/grant. data download 2016/17. The various subprojects under this and revenue collection are as follows. The Planning 62 Nepal Electricity Authority . 35 km the amount of energy delivered by the substations XLPE Power cable and 401 km LV ABC Cable and enhancing the energy accountability. replacement of 214 Km of overhead 11 under PTSD has successfully completed the entire kV undersized ACSR conductor with 120 sq. The Computerized Billing Division 300 kVA). „ Plans to execute distribution planning Project for Energy EfÀciency through Loss Reduction incorporating demand side management and This project has been started with the objective loss reduction as an integral part of it of reducing technical losses in the distribution „ Preparing and updating the construction networks of Kathmandu valley and Birgunj standards and guidelines and guidelines for Simara corridor. million for 99 consumers in connection with The major line materials through three different the reconciled billings forwarded by different packages such as (i) Supply and Delivery distribution centers. The and substation rehabilitation projects and program for installation of Bulk Supply Meters implement them and the Metering Unit was also continued in FY „ Programming/re-programming. static energy meters were Cables with Accessories. LV ABC Cable. The energy monitoring and audit was and analysis of TOD energy meters & metering also augmented verifying the data with concerned equipments transmission grid and generation units. „ Monitoring and evaluation of region wise Project Highlights monthly distribution system losses. 200 and coming years. The static meters installed at different substations were „ IdentiÀcation of potential rural electriÀcation downloaded to check and verify the data. Major works under this department with Grid Operation Department to install ToD include.

All the documentation Operation & Maintenance of 25 MWp Utility works. GoN and NEA. The credit from the World Bank (WB) towards the cost installation of 462 Nos. EfÀciency Project (GSEEP) 068/69-03 (Package D3) for various line materials The Government of Nepal (GoN) has received a were received and contract completed. Mirchaiya. Jare. Line testing and charging works in the WB was concluded on February 20. From Fiscal Design. soon. The total overall progress of the project components. Nepal Electricity Authority 63 . Paraul. Nijgarh. & 0. replacement of 214 km (GSEEP) under IDA Credit No. 2808-NEP switching station in Mirmi. Government of Nepal and (Manufacturing/Supply) Construction/Erection. Mirchaiya. 2015. Amuwa. Chandragadhi. Belbari. Tauliahwa. The System Rehabilitation. some places of Kathmandu Valley and Birgunj is The GSEEP Project comprises of following two underway. Procurement Year 2017/2018. The total progress of the project under Lot 3 is 80% and expected to be completed by FY 2017-18. with an estimated cost of 80 million USD dealing Distribution System Augmentation Project with the Rural ElectriÀcation in three(3) packages along with Distribution Business Management. Transmission Expansion and Supply Improvement Banskot. (ii) Construction of 95 km of 33 kV and 156 km Jaleshwor & Bolo-Damak (Lot-1) Parasi. Kushma. distribution transformers of Grid Solar Energy and Energy EfÀciency Project (100. Mainapokhar and 11 kV Project Ànanced by ADB under Loan No. All the works under Lot-1 is already commissioned. Mainapokhar and 11 kV switching Transmission Line. Engineering. Gaddhachauki area. Barhathawa.4 kV network in the affected area along Dhanushadham. The remaining 11 kV completed. and lots comprising of up-gradation of substations at Gaur. 5566-NP (Project XLPE covered conductor. Planning. All the works under Lot-2 except up- switching station in Mirmi shall be commissioned gradation of substations at Mirmi is remaining. the proposed Tamakoshi-Kathmandu 400 kV Kushma. 200 and 300 kVA). i) Component 1: Grid–connected is ninety seven percent (97 %). installation of 15. The total cost of this project station in Swoyambhu & Mulpani. of 11 kV lines in the vicinity of substation Krishnanagar. scope of the project includes: Expanded Electricity Distribution Project i) Construction of new 33/11 kV. Contract No: DSRLRP. 6/8 MVA substation at Baniyani. Gorkha. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 (iii) Supply and Delivery of Various Line Materials Grid Solar Energy and Energy and Installation of Lines. has been is USD 9. Paraul. & Mirmi (Lot-2)and Lot-3 is development of 11 Out of these substations Baniyani. The Ànancial agreement between GoN and completed.The scope of project which is divided into three Mulpani. Nepal Electricity Authority is jointly funding for this Testing.30 ID P146344) for an amount of USD 130 million km 11 kV XLPE Underground Power Cable under a counter Ànancing of USD 8 million by the and Stringing of 343 km XLPE LV ABC Cable is GoN. This project is jointly Ànanced by Asian Implementation of Loss Reduction and Distribution Development Bank (ADB). This is one of the components of Electricity Dhanushadham.5 Million. Swoyambhu & (SF). Barhathawa. Banskot. Commissioning and Five Years of project for remaining works. The funding Solar PV Farms Development with an estimated source from Asian Development Bank (ADB) for cost of 46 million USD which deals with the this component is already completed. capitalization and asset transfer work for Scale Grid Tied Solar Farms And Component 2: the project is scheduled to be completed by end Distribution System Planning and Loss Reduction of FY 2017/18.

programs to enhance the skill and knowledge of these staff for smooth operation of the Mpower Computerized Billing and Network Division Targets Billing System. in Naubise. their billing through various services (counter/ the division plans to conduct more training mobile app/online/SMS etc. The Customer Management Information System (Lagat) has been implemented in various revenue Third party payment (Bank/other third parties) has collection centers which will help in keeping the already started in some of the Revenue Collection consumer database up to date. It has helped NEA to collect revenue and get analytical reports on time. The project 64 Nepal Electricity Authority . Handheld Meter Reading „ Implement Third Party Payments where the Device (HHD) also in operation has helped reduce consumers can pay their bills real time. to Centralized 20 revenue collection centers (inside and outside Kathmandu valley) as a pilot 3. Ltd. Centers. entire utility using the Business Intelligence & M-power Billing System has provided NEA with a Analytics and Dash Boards as the dash boards wider and more sophisticated array of functions show the real time information on operational and features that would enhance the billing & revenue activities. Dhading and regulatory requirements. This Division has targeted the data migration/ „ Introduce “informative mobile App” where the Implementation (Completion) of M-power Billing consumer can get information about the dues System in all the remaining Revenue Collection and other information regarding NEA. Matatirtha Naubise 33 kV system which will: Transmission Line Project „ Help in the facilitation of uniform reporting This project aims at supplying power to United formats across NEA for quickly responding to Cement Industry Pvt. human errors during meter reading and improve „ Web based services to the consumers (view the energy sales consumption ratio. This system will be focused for urban/ NEA staff that has been operating with the billing rural consumers where the consumer can pay system. above locations with ease. bills through phone lines. The division has plans to extend the third party payment system in more revenue collection Customized training programs were conducted to centers. existing NEA consumers in its vicinity. Centers (in operation) has helped NEA for improved Billing and Revenue collection processes „ Present a Centralized monitoring of the in a modern efÀcient and cost effective manner.) and save time. Centers of NEA within this Fiscal Year. In coordination with NEA Training Center. Computerized Billing and Networking Division „ Present a real time view of statistical data facilitating easy and quick decision making for Implementation of a Common Revenue Billing Senior and Top Management users through System (M-power) in 128 Revenue Collection executive dashboards.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 2. M-power the bills) and Interactive Voice response Billing System covers 92% of the total consumers System where the consumer can query the count and covers 94% of the total NEA revenue. efÀciency and provide greater visibility into the entire process chain. „ Introduce automated “Compliant Management Any Branch Payment System (ABPS) which has System” which would ease the organized been implemented inside Kathmandu valley has compliant registration and speed up the helped the customers to pay their bill in any of the response.

Lalitpur and construction work is completed and remaining evacuation of power produced by Pashupati Energy work is scheduled is to be completed within FY Pvt. Construction of Naubise substation is completed and substation is charged from Dhadhing Feeder.6 MVA substation along with double circuit 35 km 33 kV This project aims to meet the growing demand of line. IEE report had Transmission Line Project been approved and counting & marking of trees within the right of way of 33 kV transmission line This project aims at supplying power to Laxmi is going on. The main scope of the project is and the substation is in operation charged with construction of 33/11 kV. Matatirtha Markhu 33 kV of the area also. Line construction work had been obstructed at different location by local community. in Malta. The project was started in FY 2009/10 with electricity in Kulekhai area of Makawanpur district funds from infrastructure development program and its vicinity. IEE report had been approved and counting & marking of trees within the right of way of 33 kV transmission line is going on. Most of the local community issues have been sorted out by addressing some issues related with electricity supply. transformer. 2*6/8 MVA substations along with double circuit 13 km 33 kV line. GoN Here. (6MW) and suply existing NEA consumers in its vicinity. 10/13. Most of the including Power Transformer has been completed. local community issues have been sorted out by 33 kV Bay extension work and 33 kV Control addressing some issues related with electricity Panel Installation works at Matatirtha Substation Nepal Electricity Authority 65 . Substation. Construction of Markhu with single circuit 15 km Transmission line 33 kV line from Matatirtha to Malta is in progress.Ltd. Ltd. cable laying work 4. from Matatirtha to Markhu. poles.3/16. About 65% of the transmission line Cement Industry Pvt. The project will help to improve the of Ministry of Industry. etc. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 will help to improve the quality of supply and reduce the technical losses of the area also. civil and quality of supply and reduce the technical losses electrical work of Malta substation is completed of the area. Control Line construction work had been obstructed at Building & Installation of Electrical instruments different location by local community. The project will help to improve the 2074/75. Matatirtha Malta 33 kV supply. The work Under construction under ground is scheduled to be completed within FY 2074/75. poles. GoN. Naubise transmission line is done. About 80% of the transmission line construction work is completed and remaining work is in rapid progress. Polling work of 33 kV Matatirtha. quality of supply and reduce the technical loses 5. transformer. The project was started in FY 2009/10 with funds from infrastructure development program of Ministry of Industry. 6/8 MVA substation at Khani khola hydropower feeder. The scope of the project includes the construction of 33/11 kV. The scope of the project includes Transmission Line Project the construction of 33/11 kV. etc.

5 km of LV distribution line and installation & Rehabilitation of 33/11 KV Substation in charging of 25 nos. Buipa-Okhaldhunga 33 kV And. completed & successfully charged at 33kV voltage level. electriÀed.79km of 11kV line. 80 km construction work is in progress.5 km of 33kV transmission line. of Transformers have been Milanchowk (Butwal). one of the remote Contract has already been awarded and this work VDC of Northern regions of Khotang has been is scheduled to be completed with FY 2017/18. The project was of 11kV and 80 km of LV distribution line and started in FY 2010/11 with funds from GoN and two 33/11kV. 33/11 KV Substation Rehabilitation Work Jaljale-Buipa 33kV line (69km). Now. which be upgraded with 9x6/8 MVA power transformers is the only source line for this project. 8. (Rajbiraj). Arghakachi. completed. 69. Yadukuwa (Janakpur). Dhankuta. Okhaldhunga and Khotang districts. Balardaha 11kV line construction has been completed. This work is scheduled to be maintenance of this Jaljale-Buipa 33kV line was completed with FY 2017/18. Buipa-Bakshila 11kV line construction has been completed & Bakshila. Substation construction work at Okhaldhunga S/S has 6. The scope of this project includes the construction Khotang & Okhaldhunga districts have been 66 Nepal Electricity Authority . Funding of this work was constructed & freed this line. 33/11kV Sub-stations shall the then Jaljale-Diktel 33kV line project. 33/11kV. commissioning part is remaining.5 MVA Buipa Substation is Transmission Line Project charged after long time of its completion.D. Devighat.5MVA substations one each at is expected to complete in FY 2017/18. had been and the old eight power transformers shall be charging at 11kV. 31. Construction The scope of the project includes: of 32. 1. parallel new 11kV line upgraded to higher capacity. 1. Àrst time after its completion on 2000 A. constructed by The Capacity of nine.5 km of 33kV line. So. 7. Buipa-Lamidanda-Bhadaure parallel Tulsipur. Nepaljung.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 33 kV Bay extension work at Matatirtha Substation has been also completed. Transmission line of 32. Distribution System Augmentation Project been completed only substation testing and This project is jointly Ànanced by GoN and NEA. Necessary is bear by NEA itself. Malangwa and Sitalnagar Butwal.

33kV Bay extension process for 33 kV line and Substation are ongoing at Jaljale substation has been completed & now in progress. 3 MVA. Rasuwaghat-Khotang S/S and RE Project rating under the corresponding regional ofÀces will be available. Chautara-Sindhupalchok 33 kV Line & RE Project substation Project This project is Ànanced by the Govt. Butwal and problems & improved the quality of electricity in Nepalgunj. Rasuwaghat-Bagedhunga of 33/11 kV. installation of 24 distribution transformers. substation & 11/0. Transformer Testing Lab Construction Project of line from 3 new 11kV feeders of newly charged The aim of this project is to construct the Buipa Substation has solved the voltage drop Transformer Testing Lab at Biratnagar. The project is scheduled Out of these. Khotang & Okhaldhunga districts. The project is Various Routine Test of Power Transformer upto expected to complete in FY 2017/18. maintenance facilities for Major works to be performed under this Project Distribution Transformer will be provided there. 16 MVA and Distribution Transformer of various 9. 37. The tendering charged in Bagedhunga. Transformer Testing Lab. 6/8 MVA Substation with 33kV line was freed and charged at 33kV level.000 way. 13. 20 km of 33 kV kV. The scope The scope of the project includes construction of of the project includes the construction of 33/11 a 3 MVA. The Project is scheduled to complete put into operation. 1x3 MVA capacity Building at different regional ofÀces are on the substation at Rasuwaghat (Bagedhunga) of way. to complete in FY 2018/19. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 connected to central grid system of Nepal. include the construction of 14km of 33kV Civil Construction works of Transformer Workshop transmission line. Khotang. Also. Madankudari-Makaibari-Singati 11nos. 8 km of 33 kV underground Cable. The construction of manufactured and Inspection and Testing works substation and U/G cable and Construction of are on the way. in Bagedhunga. After charging of 5km The scope of the project includes the construction long parallel 11kV line. The construction of 33 kV line from 30 km of 11 kV line and 50 km of 0. With the construction of the project. Major Electrical equipments have been households of the area. The land acquisition The 33/11kV. of Nepal (GoN) The project funded by GoN aims to meet the and is being implemented for the electriÀcation growing demand of electricity in Chautara area of of Madi area and its vicinity in Chitwan district. Construction of 33/11kV 3 in FY 2019/20. Sindhupalchok District and its vicinity. 33/11kV. Also. 750kVA transformer has been process has completed recently. 33/11 kV substation.2km of 11kV line and 33km of LV distribution line construction have been completed and 12. The Substation Civil construction works is on the project will provide electricity to about 11. MVA Bagedhunga substation is in progress.4 kV line and Lamosanghu to Chautara is about to complete. Also. Tender has been Áoated for supply Khotang district. interconnection facilities. The project is scheduled to 20 Km of 33 KV overhead line. Supply 11. 33/11 kV complete in FY 2018/19. The project funded by GoN aims to meet the growing demand of electricity in Madan Kudari- Store cum Quarter building has been constructed Majhifeda area of Kavre District and its vicinity. 10 km of 33kV transmission line. Bharatpur-Madi 33 KV Sub-transmission 10. 6/8 MVA Substation with interconnection overhead line. 90km of 11kV and 90 km of LV of Electrical Equipment & Installation works for distribution line in Khotang and Udaypur district. facilities.4 kV Distribution Network at Nepal Electricity Authority 67 . of distribution transformer have been 33 kV line Project installed & charged.


Madi area of Chitwan District has been completed during the local Project appraisal: Minutes of
and successfully charged on Baisakh 30, 2073. Meeting dated December 17, 2014. The Portion II
(NEC) related to the neighbourhood electriÀcation
14. Parsa 33 KV Sub-Station Project in Salme, Valche and Kaule VDC and further
The project funded by GoN aims to meet the measures beneÀtting the population in the vicinity
growing demand of electricity in Parsa and its of the transmission line. The project includes
vicinity. The scope of the project includes the consulting services during project implementation
construction of 33/11 kV, 6/8 MVA Substation for design, procurement and supervision.
with interconnection facilities. About 90% of the
substation construction work is completed and The scope of work has been prepared based
remaining work is scheduled is to be completed on the requirement of the project and the data
within FY 2017/18. collected through various resources and Àeld
visit from consultant. It includes construction
15. Rasuwa Nuwakot Distribution System of 6/8 MVA, 33/11 kV substation at Bhalche of
Reconstruction Project (KfW Grant Project) Nuwakot district, construction of 12 km 33 kV
Neighborhood ElectriÀcation Component line from Trishuli 3B Hub substation to Bhalche
substation, construction of 50 km of 11 kV & 50
The Project concerns the construction of the 220
km of 0.4 kV lines using covered conductor & ABC
kV Chilime-Trishuli Transmission System (“Portion
cable and installation of 30 Nos. of distribution
I”) as well as a Neighbourhood ElectriÀcation
transformers in the vicinity of the 220 kV Chilime-
Component (“NEC”) (“Portion II”). The purpose
Trishuli Transmission line corridor. The selection
of the Project is to expand and improve the grid
of contractor for Design, Supply and Installation
infrastructure for the efÀcient evacuation of
of Neighborhood ElectriÀcation works consisting
electricity from hydropower to the Integrated
of 33/11kV New Substations and associated
Nepalese Power System and to contribute thereby
33kV, 11kV & 0.4kV Lines is under process.
to an increased power supply and to a reduction
in transmission losses and in CO2 emissions. In Reconstruction and Improvement of
addition, the project aims at reliable distribution Electricity Distribution System
of power evacuated through the Trishuli-Chilime
The project “Reconstruction and improvement
transmission line and upstream hydropower
of electricity distribution in earthquake affected
projects to new customers in some speciÀc
districts” contributes to enhance the situation of
locations in the vicinity of the transmission line.
the earthquake affected population in Rasuwa
This is to contribute to sustainable economic
and Nuwakot by enabling them to satisfy
and social development in Nepal and to improve
their basic needs. It aims at improving the
living conditions by providing access to a reliable,
access to electricity in the respective districts
sustainable and climate-friendly power supply,
by rehabilitating and improving the electricity
and contribute to poverty reduction and the Àght
distribution infrastructure after the earthquake in
against climate change.
April 2015. The project comprises the Ànancing
The design of the Project is based on the Feasibility of immediate relief measures with respect to the
Study “FS 220 kV Transmission System Project” distribution network and short to medium term
by Lahmeyer International GmbH dated July 2014 electriÀcation measures as well as related project
available to KfW and the Project-Executing Agency measures that will be identiÀed in the further
and on the agreements made between KfW and development of the project.
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The envisaged scope of the project consists of Phase 4: to implement all NEA Meters in Smart
two components: meter then gradually transformer and
then substation automation.
Relief component: KfW agreed with the proposal
of NEA to Ànance immediate activities such as For Phase 1 contract has been awarded and
the replacement of overloaded transformers as work is in progress, scheduled to complete in FY
“immediate relief measures”. The selection of 2017/18.
contractor for immediate relief measures is under
17. GIS Smart Grid Project
This project is funded by the Govt. of Nepal (GoN) in
ElectriÀcation component: The electriÀcation F.Y.2016/17. The scope of the project includes:
measures will comprise the construction and
reconstruction of several medium and low „ To manage proper information about
voltage distribution lines, the construction of poles, transformers & meters along with
small substations, the instalment of distribution the consumer’s information geographically
transformers and other related project measures through GPS enabled system called as Survey
that will be identiÀed during the design of the Information Management System (SIMS).
Ànal project measures. The Ànal design of the
electriÀcation component and the selection of In this Fiscal year 2073/74 as a pilot project
project measures will lie within the responsibility currently a GIS mapping of Jorpati Distribution
of the implementation consultant in consultation Center is in progress. Gothatar Feeder’s under
with NEA and the target group. area survey has been completed and another
Mulpani feeder’s under area survey is going
KfW emphasized that the set-up of more detailed on. For the above work, the software that costs
and quantiÀed indicators for measuring the approximately of NRs 1.2 millions has already
project’s output and outcome will be required at been developed in-house and tested by GIS
latest after the formulation of the detailed design Smart Grid Project of NEA, during the pilot survey
by the Implementation Consultant. The selection of Jorpati DCS.
procedure for consulting services to be provided
is under process. After successfully completion of the pilot project
GIS mapping of 16 different Distribution Centers
16. Smart Metering Smart Grid Project within & outside the valley will be conducted
This project is funded by the Govt. of Nepal (GoN) in within F.Y 2017/18.
F.Y.2016/17. The scope of the project includes:
18. 33/11 KV Substation Rehabilitation Project
Phase 1: to implement Automatic Meter Reading This project is Ànanced by the Govt. of Nepal
(AMR) System with implementing (GoN) and NEA. The aim of this Project is for
Automatic Metering Infrastructure (AMI) improvement in the reliability of distribution
application in existing TOD meters. system of 36 different distribution centers all
around the country. The main scopes of work
Phase 2: to implement three phase whole under this project are:
current meter with Smart Three phase
meter Package 1 (East Region): Rehabilitation of 33/11
KV substation in Dharan, Inaruwa,
Phase 3: to implement single phase analog to Mirchaiya, Rajbiraj, Mujalia, Damak,
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Dhulabari, Buipa, Bharadaha, Traghari Consumer friendly rural electriÀcation program
(Udayapur), Bhojpur, Jirikhimti . is becoming more effective to promote energy
access, consumer capacity building and livelihood
Package 2 (Mid Region): Rehabilitation of 33/11 development. Community Rural ElectriÀcation
KV substation in Kalaiya, Harsa, Program (CREP) has been playing an integral role
Simraungarh, Pokharia, Kawasoti, in rural development, empowering Rural Electric
Jeetpur, Chaumala,Baglung, Gularia, Community (REC) and to alleviate Poverty. In the
Bhiman, Kirnetar. journey of 14 years, CREP has achieved a major
success of accessing electricity to more than
Package 3 (West Region): Rehabilitation of 33/11
3,50,000 households of 52 districts through 275
KV substation in Palpa, Ghorahi,
nos. of Different Community entities.
Lumbini, Bharaulia, Mukundapur,
Belauri, Abu Kharaini, Baitadi, Despite of having many problems like insufÀcient
Dadheldhura, Doti. human resources and adolescent ofÀce itself, the
Community Rural ElectriÀcation Department performance of CRED evaluated as satisfactory in
FY 2016/17. During review period, CRED initiated
In order to expand the access of electricity services activities to resolve setback old community rural
to the rural areas on the demand driven approach, electriÀcation contracts successfully and by the
the Government of Nepal (GoN) has brought result hanged out contracts were regularized and
forward Community Rural ElectriÀcation Program most of them were completed in this year. CRED's
(CREP) since 2003 which is being executed. major activities of the year include:
NEA had established a separate Department
"COMMUNITY RURAL ELECTRIFICATION „ New NEA, Community Rural ElectriÀcation By-
DEPARTMENT (CRED)" to efÀciently conduct the Law has been approved by making the existing
Community Rural ElectriÀcation Program of GoN CRE By-Law 2071 compatible to the motive of
in 2003. Later on in 2010, CRED was dissolved re-formed CRED and addressing the problems
in the process of restructuring of NEA and the experienced in community rural electriÀcation
activities of CREP were carried out through eight program & operational activities. However, it
Regional OfÀces. However, the CREP activities is yet to be submitted for approval.
were slowed down due to lack of coordination at „ In order to strengthen the operating capacity
center and regional level. On this background, of RECs, training for Linemen and Accountant
CRED has been formed again in July 2013. was conducted. 15 Linemen personnel and
20 Account personnel were trained this year.
Under CREP, the GoN is contributing 90 % of the
rural electriÀcation Cost through NEA and the „ In order to bring uniformity in cost estimation
Rural Electric Community (REC) is required to of rural electriÀcation work, the major line
contribute remaining 10 % of the cost. NEA sells materials cost (Pole, Conductor, Insulator,
bulk power to the RECs and RECs are responsible Transformer and Stay set etc) has been Àxed.
for operation and management of electricity „ The following programs of CRED are in different
distribution within the area. NEA provides services stages of execution.
up to 11 kV Line and the REC itself is responsible
„ ElectriÀcation: 50
for 400/230 Volt Line. NEA, Community Rural
ElectriÀcation By-Law 2071 governs the activities „ Rehabilitations and wooden pole
of NEA, REC and CREP. Replacement: 28
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So. 2017/18 for meaningful and result oriented implementation of CREP that will strengthen the Strict measures for electricity theft control as CRED and support the sustainability of the RECs conÀscation of electric equipments and taking too. and of Time-of-Day (TOD) meters. making payments were minimized. Massive awareness Some of the glimpses of the regional ofÀces are campaigns as workshops and review meetings presented here under. legal action against culprits were also conducted in various distribution centers with the help of REGIONAL OFFICES local administration and security agencies. meter reading.technical losses. effected for the convenience of the customers. to replace the defective meters and Kathmandu. All There are Eight Regional OfÀces (ROs) under the distribution centers are engaged to remove DCSD located at Biratnagar. Hetauda. Distribution Center under Regional OfÀces. All regional ofÀces and distribution consumer connections. data download expansion of the distribution system up to 33 kV and analysis to curb any connection fault or voltage level and consumer services such as new manipulation. operation and maintenance of off grid Customer Care small hydro power plants also falls under regional Distribution centers work as interfaces between ofÀce’s jurisdiction. Nepalgunj and penalize the people who are involved in electricity Attariya. The employees took There is provision of technical division headed special efforts to serve our valued consumers in by a Manager in each RO which looks after the more effective way. of non-technical losses is quite high. difÀculties regional chief is also supported by account and encountered by the consumers in queuing for administrative sections in the related matters. the hookings. many improvements have been ‘Immediate Action Plans’ to improve its functioning. These The distribution networks comprise of technical functions and activities were carried out by all and non. Nepal Electricity Authority 71 . consumer interface points. rural electriÀcation activities With the Queue Management System at some and management of small hydro power plants. in which proportion regional ofÀces. Palpa) were implemented in various distribution centers. Janakpur. NEA and its consumers. technical matters. billing. centers actively participated in this drive which and revenue collection are carried out by various was found to be much effective. Besides review meetings were organized in each „ Building Construction: 1 (Pokhara) regional ofÀce by a DCSD central team to evaluate CRED has planned different activities in FY the overall performance of the ofÀce. Pokhara. public and after a detailed study of the service NEA management made various decisions as facilities provided. The ROs are main interface with the theft. The of the cash collection centers. maintenance. the non-technical losses. In addition. Round the Loss Reduction Program clock no-light services have been implemented in most of the urban no-light centers. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 „ Transmission Line: 1 (33 KV Line. special efforts were Each regional ofÀce is headed by a director/chief taken to improve the quality of service at the and reports to the Deputy Managing Director. Butwal. this plan included regular inspection The functions of operation. Among many. During the year under review. various measures taken in The region wise performance under the review the preceding years were continued to reduce period is summarized in Annex-1 and 2 below.


BIRATNAGAR REGIONAL OFFICE in operation. 23 km of 11 kV line and 15 km of
LV line construction have been completed so far.
Operational highlights
Construction of 33/11 kV protection Scheme for
There are 17 Distribution Centers under 750 KVA Substation at Bhojpur is in progress and
Biratnagar Regional OfÀce (BRO) spread over will be completed in F/Y 2074/075.
Mechi and Koshi zones. The distribution loss of
BRO is 17.65%. Sales contribution to NEA system 3. Ilam-Phidim-Taplejung 33 kV
of this RO is 15.50%. The performance highlights Transmission Line Project
of this regional ofÀce during review period are as The scope of the project includes the construction
under. of 90 km of 33 kV transmission line in Panchthar
Energy sales (MWH) – 738,664 and Taplejung district. Construction of 33/11
kV, 3 MVA Substation at Phidim and 33 kV Bay
Revenue (million) – Rs.6,966.28 at Ilam Substation have been completed and in
Numbers of consumers – 5,62,414 operation. Construction of 33 kV line from Phidim
to Taplejung is also completed. Construction of
Project highlights
6/8 MVA substation at Taplejung and 33 kV Bay
The major projects being implemented under this at Phidim Substation are in progress. A temporary
regional ofÀce are as under. 33/11 kV, 1.5 MVA substation at Dokhu, Taplejung
is completed and is in operation.
1. Rake-Rabi-Chisapani 33 kV
Transmission Line Project 4. Aathrai Sakrantibazar 33 kV Substation Project
The project includes the construction of 25 km The project includes the construction of 25 km
of 33 kV line, 40 km of 11 kV line, 40 km of of 33 kV line, 25 km of 11 kV line, 40 km of LV
LV distribution line, construction of 33/11 kV, distribution line, construction of 33/11 kV, 6/8
6/8 MVA substation at Chisapani and 33 kV MVA substation at Sakranti bazar and 33 kV Bay
Switching Station at Ranke . Out of which, 15 km at Jirikhimti, Terahthum. Out of which, 13 km 33
33 kV line has been completed and remaining kV line has been completed and remaining works
10 km 33 kV line works are in progress and are in progress. Land for Substation at Sakranti
will be completed in F/Y 2074/075. Land for bazar has been already acquired and construction
Switching Station at Chamaita of Ranke and of boundary wall is completed. Contract for the
land acquisition for Substation at Chisapani Construction of Sub Station has been awarded by
has already been acquired. Contractor for the Project Management Directorate (PMD).
Construction of Substation has been awarded by
Project Management Directorate (PMD) and the 5. Bhedetar (Rajarani) 33/11 kV Transmission
works are in progress. line and Substation Project
The project includes the construction of 15 km
2. Dhankuta-Hile-Leguwa-Bhojpur 33 kV
of 33 kV line, 15 km of 11 kV line, 15 km of LV
Transmission Line Project
distribution line, Construction of 33/11 kV, 3
The project includes the construction of 50 km MVA Sub Station at Rajarani and 33 kV Bay at
of 33 kV transmission line, 52 km of 11 kV line, Bhedetar, Dhankuta. The land acquisition for
50 km of LV distribution line and one 33/11 kV Substation construction has been completed
substation in Bhojpur district. Construction of 33 and construction of boundary wall has also been
kV transmission line and 33 kV Bay/Switching completed. 33 kV line Construction works are in
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6. Dhulabari Jhapa 33 kV transmission line and z Panchthar, Taplejung and Bhojpur Distribution
Substation Project Line Strengthening Project

The project includes the construction of 33 kV z Chainpur Sitalpati 33 kV transmission line and
transmission Line, 11 kV Distribution Line and Substation Project
Construction of 33/11 kV, 6/8 MVA Sub Station z Bhojpur Balardah 33 kV Transmission Line
at Dhulabari. Construction of 33 kV Transmission and Substation Project.
Line and 6/8 MVA Substation have been
z Belbari Letang 33 kV Transmission Line and
completed and they are in operation. Construction
Substation Project.
of four 11 kV feeder are in progress.
7. Ahale Dadhipurkot ElectriÀcation Project
Operational highlights
The project includes the construction of HT/LT line
and Installation of different sizes of distributions There are 14 Distribution Centers under Janakpur
transformers in Kot VDC. The construction of 3 Regional OfÀce (JRO) spread over Sagarmatha
km 11 kV line and 5.7 km 0.4/0.23 kV line and and Janakpur zones. The distribution loss of JRO
installation of 50 KVA transformers have been is 36.45%. Sales contribution to NEA system from
completed. Construction of 3 km HT line, 5 km of LT this RO is 7.79%. The performance highlights of
line and installation of two (25 KVA) transformers this regional ofÀce during review period are as
in other wards of Kot VDC are in progress. under.

8 Damak Na.Pa. Dharampur VDC Energy sales (MWH) – 371,349
ElectriÀcation Project
Revenue (million) – Rs. 3,379.00
The project includes the construction of HT/LT line
Numbers of consumers – 4,95,192
and installation of different sizes of distributions
transformers in Damak and Dharampur. Programme at Janakpur Regional ofÀce
Construction of 0.5 km HT line, 8 km of LT line Project highlights
and installation of two (50 KVA) transformers are
The major projects being implemented under this
in progress.
regional ofÀce are as under.
9. Hile Pakhribas Ranibas 33 kV
Transmission and Substation Project Sangutar-Okhaldhunga 33 KV
Transmission line project.
The project includes the construction of 33 kV
The project scope includes construction of 40 km
transmission Line from Pakhribas, Dhankuta to
33 kV line, 40 km 11 kV line, 40 km distribution
Ranibas(Ghodetar), Bhojpur and Construction
line and 33 kV bay at Sangutar. 60% of pole
of 3 MVA substation at Ranibas. Construction of
erection and 20 km of conductor stringing works
33 kV line has been completed and Construction
for 33 kV line has been completed and remaining
of Substation works are awarded by Project
work is in progress.
Management Directorate (PMD) and works are in
progress. Okhaldhunga-Salleri 33 KV
Transmission line project
Other Projects
The project scope includes construction of 40
The following projects in this region are also in the
km 33 kV line, 40 km 11 kV line, 40 km LT line,
various stages of execution.
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MVA substation at Salleri of Solukhumbu district. Other Projects
100% of pole erection and 80% of conductor
The following projects in the region are also in the
stringing work of 33 KV Line has been completed
various stages of execution.
and remaining work is in progress.
Shingadevi Raniban ElectriÀcation Project: The
Khurkot-Nepalthok-Rakathum 33/11 kV
project scope includes construction of 20 km
Transmission Line & Substation Project
11 kV line, 20 km LT line. 17% of work has been
The project scope includes construction of 31 km completed. Construction of remaining work is in
33 kV line, 30 km 11 kV line, 40 km distribution progress.
line at Sindhuli and Ramechhap District & 33/11
KV 10/13.3/16.6 MVA Substation at Rakathum. Nirmali Dada ElectriÀcation Project: The project
80% of construction work of 33 kV transmission scope includes construction of 10 km 11 kV line,
line has been completed and remaining work 10 km LT line. Tender for the construction of 11
is in progress. Land acquisition work has been KV and LT Line has been awarded and the project
completed and tender evaluation for construction is expected to be completed in 18 months.
of 33/11 kV Line and Substation is in progress.
Gadhaiya-Dumariya 33 kV,11 kV Line Operational highlights
& Substation Project.
The project scope includes construction of 25 There are 9 Distribution Centers under Hetauda
km 33 kV line, 15 km 11 kV line and 33/11 kV Regional OfÀce (HRO) spread over Narayani zone.
16.6 MVA substation at Gadhaiya- Dumariya of The distribution loss of HRO is 15.39%. Sales
Sarlahi district. Land acquisition work has been contribution to NEA system from this RO is 19.67%.
completed and tender evaluation for construction The performance highlights of this regional ofÀce
of Line and Substation is in progress. during review period are as under.

Energy sales (MWH) – 937,165
Haripurwa-Basantpur 33 kV Transmission
Line & Substation Project. Revenue (million) – Rs.8,800.72
The project scope includes construction of 20 Numbers of consumers – 38,1456
km 33 kV line, 20 km 11 kV line and 33/11 kV
Project highlights
16.6 MVA substation at Haripurwa-Basantpur of
Sarlahi district. Land acquisition work has been The major projects being implemented under this
completed and tender evaluation for construction regional ofÀce are as under.
of Line and Substation is in progress. „ Maulapur Pataura Rural ElectriÀcation and
Bhagwanpur 33/11 kV S/S Construction project. Distribution Line Project

The project scope includes construction of 20 km „ Chandranigahapur- Manpur 33 Transmission
33 kV line, 30 km 11 kV line and 33/11 kV 16.6 line Project
MVA substation at Bhagwanpur of Siraha district. KATHMANDU REGIONAL OFFICE
Land acquisition work has been completed and
Operational highlights
tender evaluation for construction of Line and
Substation is in progress. There are 19 Distribution Centers and one
Transformer workshop under Kathmandu
Regional OfÀce (KRO) spread over Bagmati zone.

74 Nepal Electricity Authority

2. The construction of substation quarter. Revenue (MillonNRs) – Rs. Expansion and System Reinforment Project The performance highlights of this regional ofÀce The project includes constuction of distribution during review period are as under. progress and is scheduled to be completed in FY Land acquisition for Manang Substation has 2017/18. Acquiring land for substation This project is being implemented to provide construction is under progress. Phikure.65. Dansing.522. District. Dansing. Kaule. The major Nepal Electricity Authority 75 . 53 km of 11 kV. Construction system different VDCSD of Dolkha and of 33 KV Transmission line is under completion Sindupalchowk district. Construction work is in progress and is Energy sales (MWH) – 270. Gorsysng. Construction work is in Udipur-Besisahar-Manang 33 kV Transmission progress and is scheduled to be completed in FY Line and Substation Project: 2017/18. Sales Sindhupalchok Electricity Distribution contribution to NEA system from this RO is 26. been completed.24%.126 Distribution line Project Project highlights The project includes construction of distribution The major projects being implemented under this system in Budhsing. Bhalche Numbers of consumers – 2. Gorsysng. transmission line Project The project includes construction of 33 kV line Galkot 33 KV Transmission Line and from Saghutar to Manthali and construction Substation Project: of substation. Manang. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 The distribution loss of KRO is 10. The distribution loss of PRO is Khimti –Manthali 33 kV Trasmission line and 11.33. Khadakbhan- jhyang. electric supply and Grid connection to IPP of Galkot area in Baglung district. Sales contribution to NEA system from Substation Project this RO is 5. VDC of Nuwakot district. Kaule.5 The project includes construction distribution MVA substation in chame.574.Manthali 33/11 KV be tendered soon.88 Budhsing. system in diffrent VDCSD of Sindhupalchok Energy sales (MWH) – 1.720 district.281.This line will be charged within 3 months.90%.438 scheduled to be completed in FY 2017/18.67%. 1.14. Phikure. compound wall and substation work will Saghutar .86%.331 POKHARA REGIONAL OFFICE Project highlights Operational highlights The major projects being implemented under this There are 11 Distribution Centers under Pokhara regional ofÀce are as under: Regional OfÀce (PRO) spread over Dhaulagiri and Gandaki zones.22 Numbers of consumers – 6. The project includes the construction of 90 km of 33 kV transmission line. Revenue (million) – Rs. 53 Sindhu-Dolakha Distribution line Project km of LV distribution line and one 33/11 kV. regional ofÀce are as under: Khadakbhanjhyang. Construction work is in stage. Construction work is in progress and is scheduled to be completed in FY 2018/19. The performance highlights of The project includes construction of 33 kV this regional ofÀce during review period are as Tramission line and 33 kV line bay at Ramechape under.

The scope of the project consists of the The performance highlights of this regional ofÀce construction of 25 km of 33 kV transmission line.734 SS has been completed Construction of 33 KV Revenue (million) – Rs 6. The major Lekhnath Distribution Line Rehabilitation Project: component of this project are construction of 25 The purpose of this project is to supply the reliable km 33 KV line. Damauli-Bhorletar 33 KV Transmission line and The Detailed survey of transmission line has been SubStation project: completed.433 76 Nepal Electricity Authority . electric supply and Grid connection to IPP of Bhorletar area in Lamjung district. Other Projects: Lekhnath-Sindhabesi-Lamjung 33 KV Transmission Line and SubStation project: The following projects in the region are also in the various stages of execution. Land some part of Nawalparasi District.18 line work is in progress. 20 km 11 kV and 0. Construction of 25 KM 33 KV line and SubStation construction work This project is being implemented to provide will be started in this F/Y. Land Acquisition and Civil works for of this project are construction of 25 km 33 KV land protection for Sub-station construction at line. The major component completed. construction work is in tendered process.4KV line. Construction of 33 construction at Galkot substation and 6/8 MVA KV line and substation works are in progress. Operational highlights Construction of 33 KV line is on completion stage and substation work is completed 30-35%. one 33 electricity at Lekhnath area. 33 KV supply and Grid connection to IPP of Kharbang Bay extensions at Baglung substation has been area in Baglung district. Substation at Righa-Kharbang of Baglung District. The scope of this project is to construct 12 in completion stage. one 33 KV bay Galkot has been completed. After completion acquisition for Bhorletar Substation has been of this project the kaski area is seperated from this completed.35%. Kaski districts. „ Gorkhar Siranchour-Chiphleti 33 kV 10 km of 11 kV and .19. Substation. Construction of 25KM 33 KV line is feeder. one 33 KV bay Line and SubStation project: construction at Baglung substation and 3 MVA This project is being implemented to provide electric Substation at Galkot of Baglung district. Numbers of consumers – 4. Construction of SubStation KM.4KV line. There are 9 Distribution Centers under Butwal Regional OfÀce (BuRO) spread over Lumbini zone. Land acquisition for BUTWAL REGIONAL OFFICE Sindhabesi Substation has been completed. Tanahun and 6/8 MVA SS at Bhorletar of Lamjung District. The existing Khaireni KV bay construction at Damauli substation and feeder supplied electricity to Kaski. 27 km 11 kV line.52% Sales Transmission Line project: contribution to NEA system from this RO is 14. during review period are as under. Land acquisition. 5 km 11 kV and .A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 component of this project are construction of 2 Righa Kharbang 33 KV Transmission km 33 KV line. 11 KV line from Lekhnath 132 KV Substation quarter is already started and the substation to kotre Pole plant.471. Damauli Khairenitar 33 KV The distribution loss of BuRO is 16.4KV of LV distribution line Transmission Line Project and 33/11 kV 6/8 MVA substations at Sindhabesi „ Tatopani Small Hydro Power Rehabilitation Kaski and Construction of 33 KV Bay at Lekhnath Project. Land acquisition for Kharenitar 33 KV 6/8 MVA Energy sales (MWH) – 683. The scope of the project consists of the construction of 18 km of 33 kV transmission line.

4KV 50 km. transformer at Thada. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Project highlights Purkotdaha.Gulmi.53% Sales contribution to NEA system from this RO is 6. The major activities of this project are construction of distribution line of 11 KV 50 km.4 KV distribution transformer The project scope includes construction of 30 km and LT line 0. Upto this year.33/11 kV 6/8 MVA substation . The distribution loss of NRO scheduled to complete in FY 2074/075.4 KV distribution transformer. „ Yogikuti Shitalnagar 33 KV transmission line Amarai Dohali Wagla including 10 VDC Project project (Rural ElectriÀcation) NEPALGUNJ REGIONAL OFFICE The major activities of this projects are construction of distribution 11KV 100 km and LT Operational highlights line 350 km and connecting 60 number of 11/0. Thada Substation. Gulmi Shantipur 33 kV Transmission line and 30km 11 Kv line and connecting 60 number of Substation Project. Myalpokhari including 5 VDC Project (Rural ElectriÀcation) The major projects being implemented under this regional ofÀce are as under.4 KV distribution transformer at Ridi . is 18. Purchasing of Bhairahawa .Gulmi. Polling works has been completed up to this year The Major scope included construction of 30 km and replacing the distribution transformer on the 33 KV line and 33/11 KV 6/8 MVA substation and site. 11 KV line and 33/11 KV 3 MVA substation . The project is scheduled to complete connecting 50 numbers of 11/0. The project is scheduled Gulmi Birbas 33/11 KV Substation to complete in FY 2074/075. The project is scheduled to The Major scope includes construction of 30 km complete in FY 2074/075.4 kv distribution in FY 2074/075.4kv LT line and along this line completed. 0. transformer upgrading by 6/8 MVA 33/11 KV.. next Àscal year. The performance highlights of Nepal Electricity Authority 77 . Poling works 33 kV line as well as compound wall The major activities of this project are construction work was completed. Arghakhachi.4 There are 15 Distribution Centers under Nepalgunj KV distribution transformer. 11/0.4 KV line complete in FY 2075/076. 5 km 0. The project is scheduled to of distribution of 11 kv line 20 km . Upgrading Project Other Projects The major activities are construction of 30 km 11 KV transmission line and 33/11 KV.Taulihawa line land has been completed for the construction of Reinforcement Project. Up to this Àscal year Regional OfÀce (NRO) spread over Rapti. 15 km been running and Up to this year 70 % work was 11 KV line. Upto this Àscal year 2073/074. The polling work of 11 kv Ridi 33/11 KV Transmission Line and S/S Project line has been running. Bheri almost 70 % work was completed. 3 MVA 33/11 KV Power various stages of execution. Purchasing 2074/075. The „ Lamahi-Charinje 33 KV transmission line and substation construction work will be completed in S/S Project. of land has been in process for the construction of Shantipur Substation. The project is scheduled to complete in FY 8 km 11 KV line at Shantipur . 6/8 MVA The following projects in the region are also in the substation. The polling work has 33 kV line . The project is and Karnali zones. connecting Jeetpur Thada 33 kV Substation Project 30 number of 11/0. 50 km and connecting 40 number of 11/0.25%.

5 MVA substation at Dailekh . 15 km of 11 kV. 50 km of 11 line and construction 33/11 kV substation kV. 100 km of LV distribution has been completed and procurement of goods line and two 33/11 kV substations at Surkhet like Power Transformer and and 33 kV switchgear and Jajarkot districts. 100 km of 11 kV.818. Sital pati substation is Project highlights almost completed and after a few arrangement of The major projects being implemented under this line from Tulsipur to sitalpati it will be charged by regional ofÀce are as under. The project scope includes construction of 30 km Chhinchu-Rakam-Jajarkot 33 kV 33 kV line. erection of construction of 70 km of 33 kV transmission more than 170 Poles on the way to substation line. Out of 50 km long 33 kV transmission Revenue (million) – Rs. 3 of 33 kV transmission line. stringing of 34 km line & pole erection and Numbers of consumers – 3. All civil work has been almost Ànished 33/11 kV substation at Bhalubang. shrawan 2074. 10 km of distribution of 45 km of 33 kV transmission line. The substation work at kudu Dang Bhalubang 33 kV Transmission Line Project: is in progress with procurement of all electrical The project scope includes construction of 25 km equipment like Power Transformer . Contractor been completed. 50 km of 11 kV line. Construction civil construction and the supply of electrical of 45 km 33 kV transmission line up to Holleri has equipment has been nearly completed. 33/11 kV. kV substations at Holleri & Ghorahi. kV substations of 3 MVA capacity at Musikot and another 33/11 kV substations of 1. 33 and 11 kV 33 kV line. MVA substation at Dullu and 33 kV Bay extension 78 Nepal Electricity Authority .V. installation and erection works transmission line. Land acquisition work .40 line. by Bhadra 2074. 750 kVA sub-station is obliged to complete the work within Bhadra of at Holleri will now come in operation by the end 2074 and at the same time the substation will be of Ashoj 2074. charged after testing and commissioning. Process has and contractor is obliged to charge the substation been initiated for land acquisition. 10 km 11 kV line and construction switchgear. as soon Surkhet Bijaura 33 kV Substation Project: as it will be done the work will keep in progress. 20 km 11 kV line and construction of Transmission Line Project 33/11 kV substation at Bijaura.10. 10 km of LV distribution line The project includes the construction of 50 km & one 33/11 kV. 50 km of LV distribution line and two 33/11 at Rajapur.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 this regional ofÀce during review period are as 40 km of LV distribution line and one 33/11 under. 10 km 11 kV line. Land acquisition work and construction of boundary The scope of the project consists of the fencing wall has been completed. 1.925 Sitalpati . Surkhet. Rajapur 33 kV Substation Project: Ghorahi-Holeri 33 kV Transmission Line Project The project scope includes construction of 15 km Scope of this project consists of the construction 33 kV line. Out of 70 km long 33 kV has been done.609 Construction of 33/11 kV has been completed and is charged in 11 k. 2. Bardiya. Dailekh Substation Project Sitalpati -Musikot 33 kV Transmission Line and The project includes the construction of 25 km of Substation Project: 33 kV. pole erection and stringing of are in progress. For Musikot 33/11 kV substation the acquisition work of land is in process .5 MVA Energy sales (MWH) – 297. conductor for 45 km and 11 km of 11 kV line has been completed.

Construction of 33/11 kV. The project includes the construction of 5 km 11 Nepal Electricity Authority 79 .85 upgrading of Conductor size and Transformer.90. 40 km of LV wall and other civil structure works of equipment distribution line in Baitadi and Bajhang district . 25 km of 11 kV. 25 km of LV distribution is to be expected to complete it by 2017/18.85%.251 Replacement of wood pole. 40 km of 11 kV. 3. 33 kV bay extension at district.683 The Project includes the replacement of wood pole. Project procurement of material is in progress Sales contribution to NEA system from this RO is and expected to be completed by FY 2017/2018. 10 km of LV distribution line in Dailekh sub-station at Dailekh. Construction of 33 kV Operational highlights transmission line from Kapurkot to Kalachaur has There are 8 Distribution Centers under Attariya been completed. The performance highlights of this regional Badikot-Bijuwar Distribution System ofÀce during review period are as under. Land acquisition for substation Regional OfÀce (ARO) spread over Mahakali and construction has been completed.532. Project work is on progress after Contract Surkhet substation and construction of 25 km agreement and expected to be completed by FY of 33 kV has been completed.31%. Poling Kapurkot-Koilachaur 33 kV works of 33 kV line has been almost completed. kV line from Rato nangla to Matela and 3 MVA 33/11 kV substation at Matela. foundation and control building work is on progress 33/11 kV substations at Chainpur and Bagthala. 1.5MVA kV line. Contract for the 2017/18. Rehabilitation Project: Energy sales (MWH) – 183. Land Transmission Line Project acquisition for substation construction has been The scope of this Project includes the construction completed. Pyuthan. upgrading of Conductor and installation Transformer work has Project highlights been completed. Construction of boundary fencing of 90 km of 33 kV. done and expecting that project will be completed Contract has been awarded for the construction by FY 2017/2018. Transmission Line Project Land acquisition for substation construction has The project includes the construction of 15 km of been completed and other work is in progress. The major projects being implemented under this Pyuthan Substation Project regional ofÀce are as under. construction of 11 kV line from surkhet to Dailekh and 3 MVA Substation at Dullu has been done Surkhet Gangate Matela Project 33 kV Transmission Line Project and Project work is on progress after Contract agreement and expected to be completed by FY The project includes the construction of 50 km 33 2017/18. The project includes the construction of 3 MVA Khodpe (Baitadi) Chainpur (Bhajang) 33 kV 33/11 kV substation at Damti. and procurement of electrical equipment is nearly 33 kV bay extension at Baitadi Substation. Surkhet. of 33 kV line and 3 Mva substation at Bagthala Dailekh-Seri Line Extension Project and Chainpur. It 33 kV. Numbers of consumers – 1. Civil work of Seti zones. The distribution loss of ARO is 16.1. line in Salyan & Rolpa districts & 6/8 MVA 33/11 kV substation at Koilachaur & a switching ATTARIYA REGIONAL OFFICE substation at Kapurkot. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 at Surkhet. Revenue (million) – Rs.

Katujapani 33 kV Transmission The following projects in the region are also in the line and Substation Project various stages of execution.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Martadi (Bajura)-Gamgadi (Mugu) 33 kV „ Mauwa-Nagardaha (Doti) 33 kV Transmission Transmission Line Project line and Substation Project The project includes the construction of 90 km of „ Sanphebagar-Chamara-Chautara 33 kV 33 kV. „ Dhangadi-Attaria Distribution System Saphebagar(Achham)-Martadi (Bajura)33 kV Reinforcement Project Transmission Line Project „ Mahendranagar Distribution System The project includes the construction of 48 km of Reinforcement Project 33 kV. 40 km of 11 kV. 40 km of LV distribution Transmission line and Substation Project line in Bajura and Mugu district. 33 kv transmission line from Sanfebagar „ Chameliya Distribution line Expansion to Martadi.m. Contract has „ Patan-Melauli 33 kV Transmission line and been awarded for the construction of 25 k. Balanch(Gokuleshwor)-Khalanga 33 kV „ Baitadi Distribution line expansion Project Transmission line Project „ Lamki-Sugarkhal 33 kV Transmission line and The project includes the construction of 25 km of Substation Project 33 kV.1. 33/11 kV „ Budhar-Jogbudha Bagarkot 33 kV Transmission substations at Martadi and 33 kV Bay extension line and Substation Project at Saphebagar. 33/11 kV. difÀcult terrain and insufÀcient Transmission line and Substation Project budget allocation. 40 km of distribution line in Achham and Bajura district . 33/11 kV 3 Mva substations at Thaligad. Construction of 33 kV transmission is in progress. 40 km of 11 kV. „ Sakayal 33 kV Transmission line and Substation Project 80 Nepal Electricity Authority . The project is facing hurdles due „ Dipayal-Sanphe-Manma-Jumla 33 kV to long route. „ Kailash Khola Small Hydro Power Contract has been awarded for the construction of Reinforcement project 48 k. „ Musya 33 kV Transmission line and Substation Project Other Projects „ Silyegada. and Substation Project Darchula work is under process.5 Mva „ Tikapur-Lamki Distribution System Substation at Jhakale’s work is under process. Project. 33 Substation Project kv transmission line from Balanch to Khalanga .m. 5 km of 11 Kv/ distribution line in Darchula „ Attariya-Punarbas 33 kV Transmission line district . Reinforcement Project Construction of 11 kV transmissions in progress.

048 8.030 1.101 98.796 26.800 1.978 2.678 Nepal Electricity Authority 81 .130 255.659 2.343 5 Water Supply 185 118 194 441 267 317 113 40 1.291 1.733 15.706 6 Irrigation 16.719 459.351 1.257 Commercial 3 Commercial 2.456 6.693 6757 20296 76.720 270.675 6 Irrigation 34.320 447 155 7.070 Supply 9 Transport 0 0 1 41 2 0 0 0 44 10 Temple 861 365 575 576 604 965 448 279 4.331 2.714 3.213 Internal 14 Consumption 423 337 347 1.555 12.010 17.925 183.654 4.470 15 Bulk supply 0 0 0 0 0 3.772 512 1.914 9. Category Biratnagar Janakpur Hetauda Kthmandu Pokhara Butwal Nepalgunj Attariya Total No.944 6.978 2.095 Community 11 Sales 12.33.431 4.043 156.626 6.147.058 1.673 Community 11 119 110 75 116 491 223 128 335 1.972 2447 9675 17.060.597 Sales 12 Non Domestic 0 23 85 800 68 0 1 0 977 13 Entertainment 0 6 12 16 10 0 1 0 45 Internal 14 136 97 71 145 66 98 57 44 714 Consumption 15 Bulk supply 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 Total 5.683 4.750 2.845 133 0 49 0 53.752 8.580 4 Industrial 316.914 11193 827 270 4.791 1.719.376 3.142 11.95.787 3 Commercial 38.981 76.65.775 1.244 12 Non Domestic 0 13 2.025 9 Transport 0 0 587 5. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Annex -1: Features of Eight Regional OfÀces S.644 5.917 348. of Consumers (Nos) for F/Y 2016/17 1 Domestic 531.097 3.251 32.363 610.114 20.821 248.681 116.029 1.405 12.839 4571 11.023 724.200 23.016 5895 160.165 1281.19.112 Temporary 8 Supply 136 125 119 1.406 6.191 103.034 18.227 7 Street Light 6.358 11.734 297.438 683.835 3.746 1.118 30.880 2.352 288.62.217 10.743 13 Entertainment 0 20 309 845 30 0 9 0 1.57.278 2.895 1.860 4 Industrial 6.051 24.841 20626 23.902 180.480 2.10.030 5.207 585802 194.067 351.838 46.530 139.764.754 62.331 170 336 320 206 3.726 11.681 30618 176.609 190.414 4.126 4.748 401.264 30.746 5.800 1.238 6.036 Total 738.192 3.433 3.809 1.732 3.872 263.907 53.036 0 0 3.322 1.461 1.657 116.703 50.N.648 350.719 20 0 0 6.787 11.935 Temporary 8 49 27 98 664 36 93 63 40 1.704 2.771 12.812 Sales Unit (MWh) for F/Y 2016/17 1 Domestic 316.349 937.626 7 Street Light 713 443 411 781 78 336 135 38 2.838 Non- 2 Commercial 17.326 10 Temple 988 440 1.257 33.693 31.523 197.154 430 5.664 371.995 Non- 2 2.265 5 Water Supply 11.81.748 101.788 19.389 86 184 130 856 3.

83 2 F.761 19.412 96.880 46.339.978 71.885 3.536 49.009 11.949 36.966.940 2.107 1.502 2.072.800.270 663.168 8.250 86.639 743 0 136 0 21.006 10.95 18.774 2.24 12.65 36.026.899 179.759 18.581 148.635.635 31.324 2.304 282.838 10 Temple 6.740 13 Entertainment 0 337 5.782 281.215 9 Transport 0 0 6.575 2.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Revenue (Figure.761 482.41 11.4103 1.980.787.55 19.305 15 Bulk supply 0 0 0 0 32.076 6 Irrigation 71.Y 2015/16 20. of VDCS having no 16 138 9 42 72 3 146 59 485 access to electricity No.Karnali Mahakali & Zonal Coverage Narayani Lumbini Koshi Sagarmatha &Janakpur Dhaulagiri & Rapti Seti No .17 19.734 297.185 561.552.998 363.345 4.026.562.28 17.030 998.848 71. of community 23 41 29 50 104 87 33 40 407 electri¿ed VDC No.367 2.524 2.666 3.778 223.991 444.271 Non- 2 Commercial 282.07 18.858 27.723 3.30 42.31 16.764 6326 45.287 1.248 4.251 436.888 6.39 10.850 47.676 2.547 5.417 296 0 0 0 43.288 3.522.464 287.974 38.103 19.348 0 765 0 826.Y 2014/15 17.456 16.503 5 Water Supply 86.45 15.395.125 37.065.80 2 F.818.377.720 270.86 16.379.434 735.349 1.389 40.954 3.448.30 13.983 3.326 2.895 26.946 1.925 183.005 8.368 3.411 55.230.270 94.239 325.774.29 19.846 12 Non Domestic 0 205 41.692 781.184 25.254.878 53.119 160.608.24 11.678 review (MWh) 82 Nepal Electricity Authority .628 Total 6.423 VDC partially electri¿ed No.564 4 Industrial 3.354 185.Y 2016/17 17.878 2. of distribution 17 14 9 19 11 9 15 8 102 center Units sold during the year under 738.52 18.735 149.669 33.438 683.532.664 371.571 Loss percentage 1 F.726 14.441 4.208 139.730 2.038 Internal 14 Consumption 5.114 24. in NRs in 000) for F/Y 2016/17 1 Domestic 277.69 17.683 4.273 26.574.of municipalities / 98 393 12 232 69 228 301 90 1.883 5.45 16.349 937.570 1.165 1281.873 57.471.189 2.225 2.624 Community 11 Sales 64.547 233.636 588.459 52.764.751 2.459 241.332.67 47.467 27.33 11.338 26.183 14.428 2.82 16.628 0 0 32.456 1.744 1.of municipalities 3 129 10 166 270 136 9 9 732 / VDC fully electri¿ed No .847 139.225 7 Street Light 57.53 16.231.58 13.412 2.349 3 Commercial 588.350 Temporary 8 Supply 2.14 Annex.400 1.2: Performance Status of Eight Regional Of¿ces Description Biratnagar Janakpur Hetauda Kathmandu Pokhara Butwal Nepalgunj Attariya Total Mechi & Jankapur & Bagmati Gandaki & Bheri .710 85.

034 14.504.645 256 450 876 457 18.0 3.737 9.91 Black listed consumer no.812 end of year No of Black 5. Meter inspection (TOD/Three 656 15.31 5817.472 3565 2.511 46.099.393.435.506 8.875. 15 40 24 25 85 17 20 25 251 notice published Nepal Electricity Authority 83 . nos Public hearing.27 75434.609 190. Number of line 9.56 100 61.3 29898.00 6.39 185431.10.65.845 3.758 949 503 16.05 691 LT).977 506 1.576.317 2.315.533 2.92 theft Loss Reduction Activities Meter change 3.981.00 3.331 2.8 49689.475 41.706 2.962 listed consumer Revenue to be collected from 94.95.649 20.68 3938.43 17.534.124 3367 5.976 5.898 14.65 881.550.86 106206.651 Resealing 27.317 257 6.67 409061.462.00 2.21 25 22.4 54208.350 1.13 74650.00 25. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Revenue (NRs in 000) Description Biratnagar Janakpur Hetauda Kathmand Pokhara Butwal Nepalgunj Attariya Total Billing Amount Total no of consumer at the 5.264.54 disconnection Revenue collected from 111.42 1403.192 3.076 3.638 7.237.05 100976.40 598.00 31.837.1 20 105 106.27 82937.109 5572 1907 2924 43.822.453 35.126 4.81.524.58 Black listed consumer Revenue collected from 2.463 3.24 36341.575 445 2.57.83 19662.138 Conductor Upgrading(HT/ 251.264.0 16029.Km Transformer adding/ 30 180 140 30 72 36 30 45 563 upgrading nos.719.829 3.70 615.87 3.533 theft Collection from action against 9.456 6.541.88 220482.276 300 200 10.209 1.151 32.16 32.640 3147.282.80 32478.10 disconnection Action against 9.893 13.19.03 375.34 129695.202 disconnection Revenue to be collected from 135.01 29180.62 19620. nos Public interaction 20 28 22 20 217 15 25 30 377 conducted.889.603.543.494 8.251 32.433 3.987 phase/single phase). awareness.427.735 6.491.00 2.975 11803 4325 3587 3.414 4.370.33.007 3.05 3.10 7886.132 2.724 97.921 2.810.72 213.

A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 PLANNING. It also analyses requirement Cross Border Interconnections Master Plan and for additional transmission lines. generation planning and projects. reinforcement in the power evacuation system indicated in the 84 Nepal Electricity Authority . of Nepal with Indian system with National Load Dispatch Centre. Each of these Power System (INPS) in the impending future. Information Technology Department The department was involved in Network Analysis develops innovative IT services so as to modernize of Lekhnath. Finally. Monitoring and Information Technology the network. System SPD also develops transmission conÀgurations Planning Department is responsible for carrying for evacuating power from planned generation out load forecasting. different technical studies such transmission system planning of power system as load Áow. Corporate Planning and Monitoring stability are carried out. System Planning Department (SPD). Information Technology could pose operational risk and that reduces Department. This directorate study. is entrusted with directing and monitoring the activities of Àve departments namely: System SPD carries out periodic analyses of the existing Planning Department. short circuit. For this.India the NEA Grid Code. Power Trade Department and efÀciency due to outages in the Integrated Nepal Economic Analysis Department. domestic as well as in international market as per NEA’s strategy and policy. and requirement for the installation Directorate. India and prepared “Report on SYSTEM PLANNING DEPARTMENT Synchronous Operation of Central Nepal Grid with Currently. Department is entrusted with the responsibility SPD assists other departments of NEA by of developing Corporate Plan of NEA along with providing necessary data and suggestions monitoring and evaluating NEA-implemented regarding implementation of planned projects. projects. departments is headed by a director. Corporate Planning and system and identiÀes constraints in the grid that Monitoring Department. GIS analyzes the effect of new connection to NEA Grid to ensure The department was involved with India-Nepal satisfactory operation of the Grid in conformity with Joint Technical Team JTT to study Nepal. MONITORING AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DIRECTORATE Planning.Damauli 220 kV transmission line various activities of NEA. Economic The department was involved with India-Nepal Analysis Department carries out Ànancial analysis Joint Operation Committee (JOC) in the joint of projects and proposes electricity tariff & service study of Synchronous operation of Central part charge adjustments. a corporate wing of NEA is headed of capacitors and reactors according to the by Deputy Managing Director. Grid Impact Study (GIS) for new India through 400kVV Muzaffarpur. steady and transient of Nepal. Power Trade Department and ranking of transmission line projects prepared is responsible for trading of power both in by Project Management Directiorate (PMD).Dhalkebar generation projects is one of the main tasks of line (charged at 132 kV)”.

15 khandbari 8 Puwa-II HPP 4. Ltd.8 Dailekh 30 Gandi Gad 1 Balanch 31 Tanahu HPP 140 New Damauli In FY 2016/17. System Planning Department completed Grid Impact Study for the bulk load of following industries.8 Bhorletar 22 Madhya Daram A HPP 3 Harichaur 23 Madhya Daram B HPP 4.6 Godak 25 Ghalemdi Khola HPP (upgradation) 1 Dana 26 Bagmati SHPP 22 Kulekhani I 27 Singati Khola HEP 25 Singati 28 Upper Lohore HPP 4 Dailekh 29 Padam Khola 4. System Planning Department completed Grid Impact Study for the following SPD has been working out on a Load Forecast hydropower projects to be developed by the Study which is required to be in line with the private sector. system to be built keeping in view the optimized transmission plan.95 Baneswor 11 Upper Midim HPP 7. 5 Tankisinwari 4 HID 5 Kamane 5 Nepal Shalimar Cement Pvt. List of GIS conducted projects in FY 2016/17 S.524 Khandbari 7 Lower Irkhuwa Khola HPP 14.4 khandbari 14 Langtang Khola HPP 20 Chilime Hub 15 Sapsup Khola 7.5 Bhorletar 12 Upper Chhandi Khola Small HPP 4 Udipur 13 Sabha Khola – A HPP 10.4 Barahabise 10 Upper Piluwa -3 HPP 4. and for Corporate Planning and Monitoring Department assisting the National Planning Commission.151 Lahan 16 Upper Phawa HPP 5.8 Kabeli 17 Upper Chauri Khola HPP 6 Madankudari (Lamosangu) 18 Mathillo Richet 2 Salyantar 19 Super Mai 7. In FY 2016/17. PLANNING. 50 Sardi s/s 3 Aarti Strips Pvt. S. Load Shift Parwanipur 6 United Cement Pvt. Name of Projects Capacity (MVA) Connection Substation 1 Tanhun Hydropower Ltd. for MONITORING DEPARTMENT carrying out periodic monitoring and evaluation of projects implemented by NEA. is responsible for developing corporate and Nepal Electricity Authority 85 .4 Trishuli 3B hub 3 Chameliya Chhetigad HPP 85 Balanch 4 Nilgiri Khola . Ltd.5 Harichaur 24 Super Mai 'A' HPP 9.5 Tadi kuna 2 Super Aankhu Khola HPP 25. MONITORING AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Project Development Agreement (PDA) of Arun-3 Electricity Demand Forecast Report (2015-2040) and Upper Karnali and suggest any additional prepared by WECS.27 Tadi kuna 6 Irkhuwa Khola-B HPP 15.N.2 Cascade HPP 62 Dana 5 Super Nyadi 40.8 godak 20 Buku Kapati HPP 5 Bamti 21 Madhya Midim HPP 4.96 Tilkeni 9 Middle Sunkoshi 3. Name of Projects Capacity (MW) Connection Substation 1 Marshyangdi-1 HPP 112.N. Ltd 5 Naubise CORPORATE PLANNING AND periodic development plans and programs. Construction Power 8 Jaruwa 2 Hongshi Shivam Cement Pvt Ltd.

PPA processing and signing: Intranet expansion with Àber optics cable and It covers PPA processing activities up to and wireless connectivity. are also being provided through IPsec and ssl vpn. email. border market. Of these 190 projects: 10 projects were for support is being provided for more than 150 NEA feasibility study of storage and medium/large ofÀces altogether so far. 101 projects the department in this Àscal year are the were distribution system expansion and rural implementation of new E-bidding portal site for electriÀcation projects and the remaining projects double envelops system and the development included rehabilitation and maintenance of and implementation of complain management hydropower stations. applications such as Àxed asset management system and accounting system The Department also plays the coordinating role of NEA will be functioning in the centralized in the development of hydropower projects under mode. the the respective ofÀces of NEA are now being tested Department also provides necessary support to in the centralized database environment. Document management system. 61 projects Other prominent IT services taken up by were transmission line projects. database. The department has also in this Àscal different Ànancing mode. for core IT-related activities/services within the organization with its rudimentary data center POWER TRADE DEPARTMENT located at central ofÀce IT department building. institutional strengthening system and online meter application system. A signiÀcant effort is also being made by the department towards the i. Payroll and Pension In addition. Besides. the Department also provides input of all the NEA staffs will be generated at the for studies undertaken by various organizations central ofÀce hereafter. Department may be broadly classiÀed into three E-submission and network connection services categories: for different applications. System NEA management for carrying out various studies of about two hundred ofÀces was brought under related to institutional reforms and development. the Department collected. Intranet. It is the single window interface of the Department provides continuous ICT NEA with Independent Power Producers (IPPs) for maintenance / support and training at local and processing their application for Power Purchase regional level including Internet. evaluated and some portal services in this website. trimester and annual progress system has been implemented in more than 20 of 190 development projects implemented by new NEA ofÀces this Àscal year and continuous NEA. E-attendance reviewed monthly. hydropower projects.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Ministry of Energy and Ministry of Finance in the Payroll and Pension applications that were preparation of annual budget and programs for running conventionally in decentralized mode in projects being undertaken by NEA. During the year under year introduced new NEA website and has added review. Hopefully by the end of on topics related to NEA. Our new e-bidding portal has been implemented since this April and a total of 82 buyers have been IT DEPARTMENT registered so far. Power Trade Department is responsible for trading of electric power in both domestic and cross Apart from the implementation of new IT services. 86 Nepal Electricity Authority . Functions of Power Trade ftp. Remote network services including its signing. Agreement (PPA). There are 189 bidders registered Information Technology Department is responsible and 341 contracts till date in our portal. this Àscal year. centralized system this year. 6 projects were hydropower projects that are under construction. and renewable capacity addition.

36 MW).996 MW). MONITORING AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 During 11th Power Exchange Committee (PEC) meeting held at New Delhi. PPA implementation and monitoring completion of necessary criteria are processed towards the conclusion of PPAs. Upper Marsyangdi "A" (50 connection agreement followed by Grid Impact MW). Khani Khola (2 Study and PPA draft preparation and negotiation. Daraudi Khola "A" (6 MW). PLANNING. ii.9 MW).61 MW was commercial operation. the Basket is periodically execution till commercial operation. Jogmai the applications which have fallen into it with the Khola (7.75 MW). updated with fresh entries of projects. Tungun- study and investigation. Hewa Khola "A" (14. Upper Madi Khola Finally. Operational Administration and monitoring of PPAs A total of 10 new projects developed by the Independent Power Producers (IPPs) with It includes PPA administration after their combined capacity of 116. When the earlier It includes PPA administration after its entries are completed. commissioned in FY 2016/17. Projects that were The different stages involved are document commissioned are: Jhyadi Khola (2 MW). Miya Khola (0. technical review. a PPA Processing Basket is formed and (25 MW).6 MW) and Dwari Khola (3. iii. MW). grid Thosne (4. With Nepal Electricity Authority 87 .

675 MW. Complying to these directives of ETFC has also helped NEA in „ Financial/ economic. to coordinate with Electricity Tariff Fixation Commission (ETFC). 51 projects of IPPs with their combined „ Carryout comparative beneÀt study of capacity of 910. NEA is also seeking approval from ETFC for the „ Formulate criteria for economic and Ànancial formulation of an appropriate formula for the analysis of NEA’s projects. Electricity Tariff Fixation Rules. and Pikhuwa Khola were upgraded by 0.311 MW are in other stages of hydropower generation and transmissions development. „ Assist other departments of NEA in prioritizing 15 MW and 2. Economic Analysis Department is one of the Àve The tariff adjustment of 2013 and 2016 approved departments under Planning.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 these 10 projects. commercial and market achieving better performance. In the absence of periodic tariff adjustment.613 MW are under construction. „ Prepare Log Frame of generation and transmission line projects of NEA. the installed capacity of and Ànancial sustainability of completed 3 projects.078 MW were „ Carry out study and evaluation on economic concluded. Tinau Khola.9764 MW. Fixation Commission (ETFC). The department also In FY 2016/17. to economic and Ànancial analysis of NEA. „ Prepare documents for review of electricity Similarly. import from India through supports Power Trade Department in the process various transmission lines including Dhalkebar- of concluding PPA with IPPs.0524 MW.525 MW respectively. Monitoring and by ETFC have somehow made positive impact in Information Technology Directorate of Nepal improving NEA’s Ànancial health. the total number of IPP-owned „ Cost analysis of electricity services distributed projects that are in operation has reached 60 with by NEA. The department is mainly responsible for conducting the activities related While approving tariff revisions of 2013 and 2016. automatic adjustment of Electricity Tariff as per „ Cost beneÀts analysis of NEA projects. NEA ECONOMIC ANALYSIS DEPARTMENT had been facing huge Ànancial loss in the past. Likewise. Mujaffarpur reached an average of 250 MW. analysis of NEA. 28 new PPAs lines of NEA. total number of PPAs concluded till the end of FY 2016/17 has reached 213 with their combined The department is the focal point of NEA capacity of 3394. Khani Khola-1 projects by NEA. With this. with their combined capacity of 532. their combined installed capacity of 441. Additionally. administrative reforms and responsibilities: effective power plant operations. 102 projects of IPPs with their combined tariff to be submitted to Electricity Tariff capacity of 2043. the the selection of the projects. namely. Mainly ETFC had directed NEA to prepare an action plan the department is assigned with the following for: loss reduction. During FY 2016/17. Electricity Authority. 88 Nepal Electricity Authority .

Dudhkoshi Storage Hydroelectric Project that branches from Ghurmi – Diktel road at Bijule. Nearest road for and knowledge. which is at an aerial distance of about Project Development Department. It boundary of Khotang and Okhaldhunga districts is headed by a Deputy Managing Director. Soil Rock and 140 km east of Kathmandu. The airport. The dam Directorate has rendered its services to NEA site is located at Rabuwa at an aerial distance of and private sector particularly for the study of approximately 1. and Upper Arun Hydroelectric Project provide Khotang. geological and geotechnical studies. The dam site is Concrete Laboratory. Dam Site of Dudhkoshi Storage Hydroelectric Project Nepal Electricity Authority 89 . Environmental and Social accessible from a 20 km long fair weather road Studies. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE Engineering Services Directorate is entrusted DUDHKOSHI STORAGE with the responsibility to carry out engineering HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT studies beginning from the identiÀcation to Dudhkoshi Storage Hydroelectric Project detailed engineering design. Training The Powerhouse site is located at Dhitungat at Center under Engineering Services Directorate an aerial distance of approximately 12. Likewise. The in Eastern Development Region of Nepal. environmental (DKSHEP) is located on Dudhkoshi River at the studies. The dam site can also be accessed by these services to various departments within other 30 km fair weather road from Okhaldhunga.5 km provide the much needed human resources skills southwest of Lamidanda airport.5 km northwest of Lamidanda hydropower and transmission line projects. NEA and to the private parties.

p. Social Impact as the viable and attractive option and hence Assessment.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 from Asian Development Bank (ADB) under Project Preparatory Facility for Energy (PPFE). NEA Storage HEP. The review study and Construction Plan to meet the NEA. Government of Nepal approved the subsidiary Grant Agreement between NEA and GoN for (i) feasibility and/or engineering studies. are to carryout necessary Àeld investigation. The Nationwide Master Plan Study on storage type hydroelectric power development in Nepal conducted by JICA in 2014 identiÀed and selected 10 most promising storage projects for development in which Dudhkoshi tops the ranking. Environmental Management Plan recommended for development. (Italy) in association with NEWJEC Inc. The study further revealed that with the possibility of increasing the full supply level up to 640 masl. A fair weather current status of the existing Feasibility study. including IEE/EIA/SIA. road that connects Dhitung village and the Middle The overall objectives of the consulting services Hill Highway at Halesi is about 11 km long.A. A Contract agreement was made between NEA and ELC ElectroconsultS. carryout detail design. the installed capacity of the project could be increased to 840 MW. The and leading multilateral agencies requirements study compared the two options i. This project was Àrst identiÀed during the Master update the existing Feasibility study of Dudhkoshi Plan Study of the Koshi River Basin in 1985. The procurement of consulting services for Updated Feasibility Study and Detailed Design of the project was initiated with the grant assistance Core Drilling Work at Dam Site 90 Nepal Electricity Authority . prepare MW installed capacity where it was identiÀed Environmental Impact Assessment. and detail engineering studies of DKSHEP (ii) civil works for core drilling and construction of test adit of DKSHEP.e Toe Option and Tunnel Option assuming full supply level of 580 masl as conceived in the feasibility study and the comparison distinctly showed that the Tunnel Option with installed capacity 365 MW is better than Toe Option with installed capacity 210 MW. (Japan) on 30th May 2016 and Terrestrial Laser Scanner Survey at Dam Site the Consultant commenced the work on 19th July 2016. The main objective of this study is to proposed powerhouse site is located at a distance prepare the project for implementation from the of about 8 km at Dhitung village. prepare carried out the feasibility study in 1998 for 300 tender documents and tender drawings. GoN of the project was conducted by NEA in 2013.

The Project is in process of establishing its site The ToR and scoping report for EIA were prepared ofÀce. fencing aimed at obtaining a detailed DEM and extracting around the plot and the rehabilitation of existing geo-mechanical parameters of the rock mass. Ltd. The report has analyzed the Updated Feasibility Study and Detailed Design different alternatives. Khotang and Satdobato. power system layouts. for renting land and buildings owned by DDC. the project area is going on. The inception presentation of the masl and 640 masl. 2017 and the Contractor has been mobilized in project site. Khotang located in Lamidada Rural Municipality Terrestrial Laser Scanner Survey of the slopes near Lamidada airport for ten years.5 km downstream was conducted supply of drinking water. geotechnical report (Phase 1) has been prepared summarizing the investigations and results till the updated feasibility study and detailed design date. Khotang have signed an agreement process of approval.. Lalitpur. construction time. The geological and To summarize the activities carried out till date. A total determining the Áow contribution of Rawa Khola of 370 m of core drilling has been completed as and Thotne Khola. on 15 June. The Project at original dam site and potential powerhouse has completed the preliminary activities such as location 2. 2017 summarizing the and geotechnical stability. site clearance. from dam site. The duration of Report considering eight different alternatives of Updated Feasibility Study and Detailed Design project development with Full Supply Level of 600 is 30 months. Measurement of suspended sediment Construction of Test Adit is being carried out. Geology of the economic and Ànancial analysis of different proposed Dam-sites and powerhouse-sites project alternatives. access road. and bed-load sediment is being carried out in Separate bids were called for Core Drilling and Dudhkoshi river and its tributaries Thotne Khola Construction of Test Adit necessary for Updated and Rawa Khola. results of the review of existing data/reports and regulation volume. and socio-environmental aspects of project development are being collected at the project As a part of the study. The Progress of Updated geophysical survey and the geological mapping of Feasibility Study achieved till March 2017 is 24%. The buildings is in progress. river (RCC) Gravity Dam and RockÀll Dam and also morphology. The Contract Agreement was to understand the condition of upstream glacier made between NEA and Himalaya Construction/ lakes including Imja Lake and access the potential Waiba Infratech JV for Construction of Test Adit risk of a GLOF event. considering the geological was held on February 10. Nepal for Core Drilling. past Áood Records. A Contract these rivers is being done with the objective of agreement was made between NEA and East up-grading the existing rating curve for water level Management & Engineering Service Pvt. the Core Drilling work and site. The project and District Development and submitted to DoED for approval and is under Committee. of the project is taking a good pace and the Project team is working at its best to complete the The Consultant has submitted the Interim Design planned works in time. including methodology and cost and downstream release water volume work plan for the ongoing studies. A Field survey was organized of 12 July 2017. Discharge measurement in Feasibility Study of the Project. Nepal Electricity Authority 91 . ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 for construction of the Project. estimated Àeld reconnaissance. The Scoping notice for Environmental Impact Assessment was published on 14 February 2017. monitoring station at Rabuwa Bazar. The report has also included the detail comparison of Roller Compacted Concrete Data regarding hydrology.

the project consists of 7.8 m3/sec (Q72) and generates Tumlingtar Hub through 49 km long double circuit the Àrm energy of 2050 GWh per annum. The access road will consist of the installed capacity of Peaking Run-off the River 1. 92 Nepal Electricity Authority . is km east of Kathmandu. The Cabinet of Nepal Government. 2. The powerhouse lies at the NEA has given priority for the development of Sibrung in Hatiya Village.8 km long headrace tunnel. located in Sankhuwasabha District about 700 which lies on the upper reach of the Arun River. The power from UAHEP type UAHEP is 335 MW. As per 220 kV transmission line. weir with three gated Except the head works. on 2069/11/04. The Study reconÀrmed the attractiveness of the project. Review Study of this project was carried out by NEA in the year 2011. bank of Arun River. 454 m high. the nearest air strip from the project availability of abundant Àrm energy. shaft and underground powerhouse with 4 no. The project cost is revised based on prevailing unit rate and road facilities which is already built up to Num.8 km long road tunnel. An access road with total length of 24 km will be required to reach headwork site along the left Based on the feasibility study carried out on 1991. all the main structures of spillway. the issuance of the Survey License to NEA for the Study of UAHEP was not needed. The proposed dam site is one of the most attractive projects in the Eastern located in a narrow gorge about 350 m upstream Development Region of Nepal. The power capability of the integrated Nepal Power System house lies at the distance of about 32 km from due to its relatively low cost of generation and Tumlingtar. Feasibility study of of the conÁuence with Chepuwa Khola near this project was carried out by NEA in 1991. Installed capacity of Ikhuwa Khola Hydropower Project (IKHPP) is proposed to be 30 MW as per the feasibility study conducted by Department of Electricity. underground desanding basin. nearby the conÁuence this project as to augment the energy generation of Arun River with Leksuwa Khola. 18 m the project are located on the left bank of Arun diameter surge shaft with 60 m long penstock River which is outside the buffer zone of Makalu tunnel. Hence.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 UPPER ARUN HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT The Arun River is bestowed with high Àrm Áow and steep river gradient making very favorable Upper Arun Hydroelectric Project (UAHEP) is for the hydropower development. near the dam site of Arun 3 HEP. Now about to Chepuwa Village. The project has design head of 492 m. had granted permission to Nepal Electricity Authority to implement UAHEP under the ownership of the GoN.8 m diameter pressure Barun National Park. The design discharge of is proposed to be evacuated to national grid from the project is 78. site. of pelton turbine-generator units. The UAHEP. the FS report 1991.

the study of UAHEP & IKHPP (Detailed Engineering design and Environmental and Social Study) is „ Other Activities are as follows: being carried out with the Ànancial assistance of  zFormation of Project Management Unit World Bank (WB) under Power Sector Reform and (PMU). The World Bank has provided a credit of US$ 20 Million on the proposed credit number  zPreparation of Procurement Plan for 5728. The different components of PSRSHDP. for overall managements of Projects Sustainable Hydropower Development Project under Component A for PSRSHDP. The Feasibility study was revised and updated in the  z Preparation and issuance of Request for year 2012. study regarding Biological part was approved in Nepal Electricity Authority 93 . amendments and clariÀcations 42MW. This includes: Licenses of the Projects UAHEP and IKHPP under the ownership of UAHEL Company. this project was completed in the year 2000. Additional assignment. and Social Planning Studies (SPS) for UAHEP NEA Board recently decided to develop both the and IKHPP projects under a Public Company for which Upper Arun Hydroelectric Limited has been formed by „ Procurement of Consulting Services for the Board.  zSubmission of TOR and Cost Estimate The following is the summary of the activities for Dam Safety Panel of Experts (DSPOE) to performed in the FY 2073/74: WB and preparation of draft TOR and Cost Estimate for Environmental and Social Panel „ Preparation of Project for construction viz. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 After the construction of the IKHPP. Initiating ofÀcer for the land Upper Arun Hydroelectric Limited (UAHEL) was acquisition has been approved by the Ministry registered in Company Registrar OfÀce on 12 of Energy. Evaluation of RFPs is ongoing. Cumulative Impact Assessment (CIA) Ànancing capacity for the operation of the project. acquisition works for the construction of Camp Facilities.NP to the Government of Nepal. Engineering design and Construction Supervision of the Access Road for the UAHEP is being carried  zPreliminary preparation work for the land out with the funding of Government of Nepal. Detail Engineering Design and Constructing Supervision of Access Road for UAHEP and As preparation of the projects for implementation. the ownership „ Procurement of Consulting Services for of this project is proposed to be transferred (fully Environmental and Social Impact Assessment or partially) to the local people based on their (ESIA). Falgun 2073. „ Procurement of Consulting Services for Detail Engineering Design and preparation of Bidding UPPER MODI ‘A’ & UPPER MODI Documents of UAHEP and IKHPP HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT  z Evaluation of EOIs for procurement of Upper Modi ‘A’ Hydroelectric Project (UMAHEP) was Consulting Services for the assignment for identiÀed during 1997 and the Feasibility study of short listing of Consulting Firms. The project is designed to generate Proposal (RFP). Detailed Engineering Design and Environments and Social Study of the Project and its  zApplication for Survey and Generation components. of Experts (ESPOE). (PSRSHDP). IKHPP. Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) there on and Revision of Cost Estimate for the of the project was approved in 2004.

the project is proposed to be developed was identiÀed and brought to preliminary study in the Engineering. of UMAHEP. for camp site and powerhouse was carried out. Now. evacuated to the national grid from New Modi Process for the acquisition of this portion of land Substation through 7. About one km of road is required to NEA has also initiated land acquisition process for access this area. The P/H of UMHEP is located at the construction of UMAHEP and UMHEP.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Modikhola at headwork site 2014. 94 Nepal Electricity Authority . To address this change. Procurement and Construction in 1990. document preparation has been completed. A authority.Pokhara Detailed Engineering Design and preparation transmission line from Nayapul will be used of EPC Tender Document is scheduled to be completed in ten (10) month. 2017. The feasibility study of Upper Modi HEP (EPC) Model. Remaining 4 km of additional road Consultant is expected to be in place by the end from Kyumi is required to access headwork site of October 2017. Evaluation of Expression of Interest was carried out in 1994. land acquisition process Modikhola.6 km long Modi-Lekhnath is in the Ànal stage of completion. 132 kV transmission line. The last date for submission of technical This project is located about 18 km from Nayapul. About 14 km of the access road from Nayapul The Evaluation based on technical and Ànancial to Kyumi has been constructed by the local proposal will be carried out in this Àscal year. and Ànancial proposal was on July 18. RFP.2 MW. Free circuit of the existing double circuit 132 kV Modi. The EIA study of UMHEP (EOI) for the selection of International Consultant with installed capacity of 14 MW with separate for Detailed Engineering Design and EPC Tender headwork was approved in the year 2002. the project is conceptualized to be developed as The main committee with the assistance of sub- cascade project of UMAHEP with installed capacity committee has evaluated Expression of Interest 18. substation. In the Birethati which is just upstream of the bridge over Àscal year 2073/074 BS. The generation license for UMAHEP has to connect the power to proposed New Modi been acquired in 2015. The Upper Modi Hydroelectric Project (UMHEP) At present. supplementary and short-listed 5 of the Consulting Àrms for EIA study has been initiated. Power from these projects is proposed to be It includes about 157 Ropani of private land.

The road connecting Singate Bazaar and V.38 m services for the projects under construction as high drop shaft. The department mainly focuses headrace tunnel with the tailrace tunnel of UTHEP. NEA has initiated the construction of Lamabagar for the construction of UTHEP passes interconnection system between the Upper through both powerhouse and headwork sites of Tamakoshi tailrace tunnel and headrace tunnel this project. on the preparation of hydropower projects for The interconnection system consists of connecting development by NEA. their screening and ranking. All the structures of this project are located on the right bank of Tamakoshi River.12 GWh of energy (without Rolwaling).6 km downstream from the conÁuence Tamakoshi V Hydroelectric Project of Tamakoshi River and Khari Khola at Suri The Tamakoshi-V Hydropower Project is a Dovan. An underground powerhouse is proposed at Suri Dovan approximately 8.44 m long pressure tunnel per the agreements with the concerned project. The department has interconnection system and conveyed to 8. In and to the underground powerhouse containing addition. This includes identiÀcation tunnel.2 km Interconnection Tunnel being constructed Nepal Electricity Authority 95 . a head pond required to maintain suction of projects. power. The project being a cascade development to UTHEP. The feasibility study of the Project was carried out by NEA in Àscal year 2010/11. With the availability of the infrastructure cascade development of the Upper Tamakoshi developed for the UTHEP particularly the access Hydroelectric Project (UTHEP) with tandem road and transmission line and also being the operation. the water is conveyed to the headrace tunnel of the Project. spillway and spillway tunnel. PDD has also been providing consulting four number of vertical axis Francis turbine for services for the detailed survey of a number of the generation of 95 MW electricity equivalent transmission line projects being carried out by Grid to 483. 41. Tamakoshi V HEP can north east of Kathmandu. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 PROJECT DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT downstream from the interconnection. and approximately 40 km away from the district head-quarter of Dolkha District . Discharge tender documents and detailed drawings through from the tailrace of UTHEP is diverted through an a detailed design study. The design discharge of the project is 66 m3/sec with an Project Development Department (PDD) looks installed capacity of 95 MW. It is headed by a director. Development Directorate. There are six The general arrangement of the project comprises divisions under the department each headed of underground inter connection arrangement of by a manager. carrying head before the pressurized headrace tunnel out their feasibility studies and Ànally preparing entrance. The outlet of the tailrace is approximately 0. Brief descriptions of the Tailrace tunnel of 487 m will release the water into projects being carried out from this department is the Tamakoshi River itself after the generation of outlined in following sections. It is located approximately 170 km cascade project of UTHEP.20 km also been providing construction supervision long concrete lined headrace tunnel. it does not need separate headwork. after the study of hydropower projects at different levels.Charikot For the speedy implementation of Tamakoshi Bazaar. the capital of Nepal be developed along with UTHEP. 122. Tamakoshi-V feeds on the discharge from the tailrace of the UTHEP through an underground inter connection arrangement.

6 km upstream of Kaligandaki and Andhikhola rivers conÁuence whereas the proposed Powerhouse site is located 12 km downstream of Kali Gandaki 'A' (KGA) Powerhouse site. The Detailed Engineering initiated.4 Andhikhola Storage Hydroelectric Project (180 km long headrace tunnel. the Àeld investigation works such as of UTHEP. This study shows that the existing BPC Design and Tender Document Preparation Work owned Andhikhola HEP (9. (EIA) of the project has already been approved ERT survey. the study shows that this project can generate GmbH.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 site of this project has been located just 1. The proposed Dam dam has also been proposed as an alternative. Environmental Impact Assessment Geological drilling.Lahemyer International far. The high dropt shaft. The EIA study of this project has already been on 2073/03/08. A semi surface powerhouse has been proposed on the left bank instead of the underground powerhouse Power House Area proposed in earlier study. pressure tunnel. surge shaft. NEA Management has decided to develop Tamakohsi-V HEP in a company model. This project can also be developed as a pumped 96 Nepal Electricity Authority . Transfer of Tamakoshi. Under this modality. Concrete faced rockÀll access to the project site. During the present study the crest level of dam has been proposed at 710 masl so that Galyan Bazar on the highway will be protected. Topo Survey work have been carried by the Ministry of population and Environment out. Land acquisition process is also being about 619 GWh of total energy with 8 hour peak carried out and is planned to complete within in dry season and 3 hour peak in wet season. So international Consultant. sloping intake. With the change in project UTHEP with the arrangement of work variation layout. this Àscal year.V Generation License from NEA to Tamakoshi Jalvidut Company Limited is under the process. Geological survey mapping. semi-surface existing Siddhartha (Pokhara-Butwal) Highway powerhouse with three turbine-generator units and Kali Gandaki 'A' access road provide an easy and ancillary facilities. New surge shaft and of Tamakoshi-V in this Àscal year system through vertical drop shaft has been proposed to suit UTHEP using the Contractor working for the the site condition. The Generation license of the Project was obtained from the Department of Electricity Department (DoED) with revised license area on 2074/2/09 having validity date up to 2109/02/08. 3. Tamakoshi Jalvidut Company Limited has been registered with the Company Registration OfÀce on 20th Falgun 2073.4 MW) project will be of this project is being carried out thorough the inundated by the reservoir after construction. 216 m MW) which is situated in Syangja district. Andhi Khola Storage HEP Dam Site Andhikhola Storage Hydroelectric Project Major structures of this storage project comprises NEA is carrying out Updated Feasibility study of of a 185 m high rockÀll dam.

In this Àscal year Soil Conservation for conducting Feasibility Study 2074/075 additional investigation and design for 828 MW in FY 2072/73 (2016/17 AD). 229 m high drop Uttar Ganga Storage Hydroelectric Project is one shaft. The dam site is from the project after outage and losses will be located at Gaba village of Nisi VDC on Uttarganga 1299. has proposed to initiate the feasibility study in the Àscal year 2067/68 (2011/12 AD). EOI and RFP will be called from International Consultant for Major components of the project are 200 m high Detail engineering design and Tender document rockÀll dam with central clay core surrounded with preparation of this project. The access road to the Butwal sub-station through 105 km long 400kV powerhouse site forms a part of the Pushpalal transmission line. The annual energy generation (currently in Province No. for which NEA tunnel and ancillary facilities. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 storage scheme with additional generation of 3 and is already motorable during dry season. Furthermore. circular Uttar Ganga Storage Hydroelectric Project restricted oriÀce surge shaft. 9575 m long headrace tunnel. 4). favorable all project components in all season. sloping type intake on the left bank of river. been established as a subsidiary company of approval was received from Ministry of Forest and NEA to execute this project. The project site is accessible from the will be evacuated to the INPS at the proposed Baglung –Burtibang road. The The installed capacity of the project has been proposed project is located about 398 km west optimized as 821 MW (414MW + 404MW) on the of Kathmandu in Baglung district of Dhaulagiri basis of 5 to 12 hours operation in dry season Zone in Western Development Region of Nepal (November-April). tailrace of promising potential projects. Andhikhola Power Company Ltd. license has been upgraded to conduct feasibility this project could be instrumental in augmenting study for 828 MW in FY 2073/74 (2016/17 the much needed dry season power/energy AD). 48 km of new road is to be opened and about 27 km of road upgrading is required to access Due to easy access for construction. The dam and reservoir area of the project demand. work will be carried out. Alternative installed capacity Mid-Hill highway between Burtibang and Rukum based on 2 hours operation per day in wet season Dam Site of UGHEP Nepal Electricity Authority 97 . has are located within Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve.36 GWh. About hours in the dry season. Àlter layers. two underground powerhouses. Energy generated from the project River. The survey location and minimum environmental impact.

this is one of the most Geological and Geotechnical investigation includes promising storage project being studied by Nepal ERT. It is located in the Eastern The conceptual layout design and costing of the Region.111.51 GWh in TSHEP is a reservoir type of project with seasonal wet season. Drilling works and 98 Nepal Electricity Authority . 1. geological drilling is being carried out together with EIA study. Surface Geological mapping of project area. bordering Teharathum. which is about 20 with the deduction of energy of the affected projects km from dam site. The year.966 Million US dollar at 2016/17 Teherathum and Pancthar District.872.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 is also studied. construction planning and project Project Area economic study will be the carried out in the next Àscal year.21 GWh in the wet season. price level.077. Project site is about 650 km east of Kathmandu. The average annual energy is 1. Limited has been established as a subsidiary company of NEA to execute this project Uttarganga Power Company Ltd. drop shaft.234. This project is optimum at FSL of 550 masl with an high head storage project will be very much installed capacity of 762 MW. It is envisaged that DPR level of 450 masl. Taplejung and project has been completed during this Àscal Panchthar District of Koshi and Mechi zone. the project can be (Kabeli ‘A’ & Hewa) the net energy generation accessed from Yashok Bazzar of Pachthar district of TSHEP at this installed capacity will be about via about 20 km long road. of Feasibility Study. Even nearest existing road head.24 GWh. 1985. The estimated total cost of the project is Dam site lies in Okhere and Syangrumba VDC of about 1. NEA has applied for instrumental in generating the much needed the amendment in license boundary for further peak power/energy in the Integrated Nepal Power study of the project at optimum capacity. Electricity Authority (NEA). headrace tunnel. Cost estimate.638. conceptual design of Headworks. has been established which is wholly owned subsidiary DoED had issued the license of 200 MW with FSL Company of NEA. design will be carried out through international The project optimization study shows that the Consultants in the coming Àscal year. As a part System.82 GWh in dry Myanglung Bazzar of Tehrathum district is the season and 1. Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) studies are being carried out by Soil Rock Tamor Storage Hydroelectric Project (TSHEP) was and Concrete Lab (SRCL) and Environmental identiÀed during the Koshi River Basin Master and Social Study Department (ESSD) of NEA. Tamor Power Company Construction material survey. Geological and Geotechnical Tamor Storage Hydroelectric Project investigation. center of Eastern Region. powerhouse and tailrace has also been prepared. Plan Study. Similarly. General Layout of Project. During the Àscal year 2073/74.93 GWh in dry season and 1. The dry season energy is about 37% storage and suitably located near major load of total average annual energy. which yielded an installed capacity of 635 MW and annual energy generation of 1310.

of 163 GWh per annum. The conveyance system consists of three individual intake followed by 965 m long horizontal headrace tunnel. sultant for Detail Engineering Design and Prepa- project optimization studies. Àscal year with technical assistance from ADB. Core drilling of 575 m out of 800 m has been completed so far. headrace during the Àscal year 2073/74. Chainpur Seti Hydroelectric Project Other Activities Chainpur Seti Hydroelectric Project (CSHEP). The generated Geological mapping and geological investigation power will be evacuated by 75 km long 400 kV (Phase I). Balancing reservoir and other issues The GoN has been constructing a highway which this plant is unable to operate at full daily peaking links the district headquarter Chainpur to the mode at present. steel lined pressure shaft. continuation of water level recording at project site while the possibility for peaking facility for PDD is preparing documents for selection of Con- the project is under consideration. identiÀed in the year 2015 which have been instrumental in developing the by Project Development Department is being institutional strength of Nepal Electricity Authority in the Àeld of consulting services. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 preliminary support design. tunnel. Nepal Electricity Authority 99 . surge shaft. alternative layout ration of Tender Document. underground powerhouse and tailrace structures. The power Trishuli Hydropower Station was upgraded to generated from the project shall be connected to 24 MW in 1995. PDD has been carrying out various activities a RoR scheme. 1. Due to problems with Desander. Trishuli Hydropower Station Installed capacity of the project would be 210 MW Rehabilitation Project at Q40% probability of exceedence. The project features are the few of the activities of PDD carried out includes headworks. This is a peaking run-of-river proposed 220 kV Attaria sub-station. Similarly. 132 m long steel lined drop shaft followed by 135 m long penstock to the underground powerhouse consisting of six vertical axis Francis turbine- Headworks Area of generator units of 127 MW capacity each. The following studied for feasibility. insufÀciency of desanding basin capacity. It is expected to con- studies and electromechanical studies have been clude the selection of Consultant in the coming conducted in this Àscal year. desanding basin. The Chainpur Seti Hydroelectric Project underground powerhouse cavern and transformer cavern are located in the left bank. the project loss of storage in the balancing reservoir and completed additional topographic survey. hydropower station with annual design generation The Project site is 16 km from nearest road head. The EIA study is expected to be complete in the coming Àscal year. It has been operating only Nepal-China Border. water discharge measurement and double circuit transmission line. about 2/3 of its design capacity because of the During the Àscal year 2073/74. The general arrangement of the project consists of a 210 m high rock Àll dam with gated spillway on the right bank of the river.

(Floor commercial complex and business complex at 26 area approximately 16. Kathmandu. double basement for parking. above 1100 m2 at the basement level).A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Sediment Deposition in the Reservoir observed during emptying Project Development Department has been undertaking further rehabilitation of the project so as to enable peaking generation at full rated capacity. Due to enormous 100 Nepal Electricity Authority . SILT and ICON JV in association with PDD has been conducting the construction supervision of Chameliya Hydroelectric Project.. The project is expected to be completed in year 2017. above ground. In this Àscal ropanis land at Durbarmarg. NEA modiÀed the existing master plan. and MRB Associates. A stakeholder meet was made as part of the building permit process and it is expected that The project consists approximately rectangular tendering for the construction will be made before building of 40 m x 29 m (Gross Áoor area just December 2017. It is expected that this study will be completed by the end of 2017. NEA has selected the NEA has applied for building permit for 10 storey joint venture consortium of “BDA nepal (P. NEA is currently Pvt. height. Corporate ofÀce that shall have additional 2 storey Innovative CREATEERS Architects & Engineers underground parking area. evolution in latest ofÀce design concept and changed scenario in Construction of Corporate OfÀce Building Project commercial building requirements. The building will ultimately have 16 Áoor + 2 attic Áoor NEA planned to establish a corporate ofÀce. ESSD. Construction Supervision of Chameliya Hydroelectric Project SHAH. A master year 2073/74 the projects Initial Environmental plan was developed in 1989.” The detail design undertaking IEE of the building which in the Àrst of Corporate OfÀce Building was completed in FY stage of construction will be just below 50 m 2070/71 by the Consultant.000 Sqm). change in building technology. Ltd.) Ltd. 2.

1. Burtibang-Paudi (ESSD) is one of the integral departments of Amrai-Tamghas-Sandhikharka-Gorusinghe. designed. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Examination studies have been started and the (SD/ToR) of 1 Project and IEE ToR of 2 projects. Engineering Service Directorate of NEA. iii. In this a. IEE of Koshi Corridor (Basantapur-Change) TL STUDIES DEPARTMENT Project and Kaligandaki Corridor (Kushma- Environment and Social Studies Department New Butwal) at 220kV. i. Tanahu Hydroelectric Project (140MW)- Social Impact Assessment (SIA). EIA of Garjyang-Khimti 132kV TL Project Manang Chame Storage Hydroelectric Project (MCSHEP) with initially estimated capacity of ii. Ministry of Energy ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIAL i. Project During the Àscal year 2016/17. Lekhnath-Damauli 220kV TL Project and Compensation Plan (LACP) studies along with environmental monitoring and implementation ii. Kaligandaki Corridor (New Butwal-Bardghat) monitoring and protection of the environment. Initial Environmental Examination (IEE). ToR Completed Projects engaged in environment and social studies. Matatirtha-Naubise 33kV environmental and social aspects of hydropower and ToR of Dordi Corridor 132kV and Butwal and transmission line projects which are being (Gorusinghe)-Lumbini 132kV TL Project.4 in Nuwakot with a capacity of 7 projects. Kusaha- department executes the activities related to Biratnagar at 132kV. Study Completed by ESSD NEA and with its technical expertise involved in a. project construction is expected to be started as The environmental studies conducted by ESSD soon as the approval from the metropolitan city in Àscal year 2016/2017 and their status are as ofÀce is obtained. Block for EIA of 2 Transmission Line (TL) projects. EIA of New Modi-Lekhnath 132kV TL Project 1700MW has been identiÀed for further studies. This department is a commercial wing of 2. b. Scoping and Terms of Reference of 25 MW Nepal Electricity Authority 101 . SD/ToR of Marsyangdi Corridor (Manang- Application has been Àled for survey license of Udipur) 220kV TL Project the project lately in this Àscal year.Butwal (Gorusinghe)-Lumbini 132kV TL distribution line projects. Kusaha-Kataiya. This Raxaul-Parwanipur. Land Acquisition i. Ministry of Population and Environment context few projects were identiÀed among which i. b. IdentiÀcation of New Projects for study: 1. IEE Completed Projects Resettlement Action Plan (RAP). ESSD was actively c. 220kV TL Project The department has successfully completed and get clearance from concerned ministries ii.3. 2. transmission line and iii. Study Reports approved by Concerned Ministries PDD has been involved in the identiÀcation of new projects for further studies in the country. IEE No.Grid Tied Solar Power Project (GTSPP) .Vulnerable Supplementary EIA Community Development Plan (VCDP). constructed or operated by NEA.Dordi Corridor 132kV TL Project of mitigation measures and community support programs of hydroelectric. planned. follows: 3. i. EIA Completed Projects conducting Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA).

three day Management training at three places (Ramche-3. 2017) to 10 females PAFs. Under and prepare Operation Manual for Steamer Boat mitigation and enhancement programs. The major activities Simle. The program was extended in January. In addition. 2017 at two places of Laharepauwa of Rasuwa district and 53 local people participated in training. their status is as follows. 2017) to eight females PAFs Management Unit (ESMU) at project site. conducted under this project were distribution of 2016 at Manakamana VDC-9. submitted on June 27. 4. MoU for supplementary EIA of Upper Modi HEP and IEE of NEA corporate OfÀce Building was also signed in June. transmission line projects ranging 132kV to The department provides 12 day MicroÀnance 400kV by establishing Environmental and Social Training (April 7-20. Àsheries training for 17 resettled Bote families of construction hydroelectric projects (14MW Andhimuhan and three months Tailoring Training to 60MW) and eight under-construction (March 18 to June 15.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 In addition. ESSD has successfully completed monitoring and mitigation works of Kaligandaki A HEP Rehabilitation Project. A total The completion report of Environmental and Social of 60 PAFs were trained under this program Mitigation and Monitoring works of the project was from Nov. Rasuwa district and Nov 21 to Dec. The department has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for EIA of three storage projects (Uttarganga Storage HEP. 5. 4 Àshing boats. 2017. 2016 at Thulogaun-8. 2017. 20 to Dec. Nuwakot district. Desk study and Àeld preparation are in progress. different Operation in Kaligandaki reservoir in consultation activities were conducted in this FY 2016/17 and with concerned stakeholders. Ramche-8 and Thulogaun-9) of Rasuwa and one place (Manakamana-9) of Nuwakot beneÀtting 100 people. 2017) to women headed PAFs. ESSD has been undertaking environmental Participants of 3 months Tailoring Training monitoring and mitigation of three under. 16 paddles and 16 life jackets to ESSD conducted four-days (December 2016) Bote community. Upper Trishuli 3"A" HEP (60 MW) Kaligandaki A HEP Rehabilitation Project (144MW) A 15-days Vegetable Farming Training was conducted at two places for the PAFs. Àve days Pickle Making Training Buffer Zone Forest Conservation and Wildlife (April 2-6. Kulekhani III HEP (14 MW) The department is conducting site based environ- mental monitoring and implementation of mitiga- tion works of the project. Tamor Storage HEP and Andhi Khola Storage HEP) and Access Road of Upper Arun HEP. The major works per- Participants of 3 days Fisheries Training formed in Àscal year 2016/2017 were three-days 102 Nepal Electricity Authority .

29 to Dec. Jamunibas of Dhanusha (NTFP) training to 20 participants. Vulnerable Community Development IntensiÀcation Training (Sept. The other work performed by the department Chameliya HEP (30MW) and were implementation of 10 Wildlife Conservation Balanch Attariya 132kV TL Project Awareness Training one each in project districts The department is conducting site based covering 260 representative of affected environmental monitoring and implementation Community Forest Users Group (CFUGs). Besides this Agricultural Productivity distributed. A total of 150 project workers ing training to 35 participants. replacement plantation was done based on the and Makwanpur for drinking water support were mortality. Relocation spot awareness training to project workers at of Bag Devi temple was completed in 30% Nijgad of Bara and Paurahi of Rautahat covering contribution of the local community. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 (October 25-27. 1 month driv. Dihibar temple In Balach Attariya 132kV transmission (Sthaniya Gram Devata) construction at Bhulke compensatory plantation work was conducted of Siraha is under construction. and Singoul of Bara. The major works performed ticipation of 280 people were done in Àve project in Àscal year were implementation of One-day districts from January to May. The department is conducting site based environmental monitoring and implementation Plant nursery for compensatory plantation has of mitigation works of the project through its been established at Dhalkebar which consist three site based unit ofÀces located in Inaruwa. Hetauda. of 390 hours (2months) welding and electrical/ house wiring training to 30 PAFs as per the CTEVT Under the community support program. training to 15 PAFs and local people. Community Health and Safety Awareness Program Hetauda-Bharatpur 220kV TL Project at 8 different locations of Àve project affected The department is implementing community districts beneÀtting to 200 people. 3 days of mitigation works of the Chameliya HEP since capacity building training to 90 representatives 2008 by establishing unit ofÀce at the project of CFUGs and 3 days Forest Management and site. The department organized Health and Safety awareness program for project workers Nepal Electricity Authority 103 . Water pump at different location in project area and and other accessories in Harmanadi. one-day hot support program in local participation. 2016) Non timber forest products at Dhalkebar substation. Besides regular monitoring the major work Conservation Training to 32 members of CFUGs performed under this project was implementation from Mahottari and Sarlahi districts. Plan (VCDP) and Updated Resettlement Action 2016) was conducted at Àve different places of Plan (RAP) prepared by the department is cleared the project area providing beneÀts to 150 PAFs. and submitted quarterly environment and social Stakeholder consultation is continued in project management report of the project to World Bank area and altogether 11 consultations with par- and Project ofÀce. ESSD has prepared and plantation work is scheduled in July 2017. the standard and distribution of vegetable seeds to construction of Nagar Dihibar Temple at Dhalkebar 200 PAFs. 17. and boundary wall of Yuba Barsha Primary School has been completed. about 150000 saplings of different plant species Bardibash and Nijgadh. by the World Bank and approved documents were kept for public review at NEA website and World Hetauda-Dhalkebar-Duhabi 400kV TL Bank Infoshop. 57 workers. 3 months tailoring beneÀtted from the program and their health to 15 women participants and 2 months wiring checkup was also done by the medical ofÀcer.

the mortality in Àscal year 2016/2017 and the management of plantation site is continued by Bharatpur-Bardghat 220kV TL Project mobilizing CFUGs. 20 to 24. support program as per social safeguard Dumre–Damauli 132 kV TL Project documents prepared for the project. school children and altogether 330 students were three months tailoring training to 42 PAFs. 2020. Ilam 104 Nepal Electricity Authority . ESSD major settlements and villages located close to conducted 5 days (Nov. The Under SASEC. The monitoring program will be continued till November. ESSD has been carrying out environment and social monitoring of these projects by establishing the site based Environment and Social Management Units (ESMUs). 3 done in project area. In addition. Siddhakali Secondary School of Panchthar and SASEC Projects: Janaki Secondary School of Ilam districts. 40 and Compensatory plantation of 100000 saplings was 12 peoples of PAFs respectively. House mitigation measures and monitoring works Wiring Training of 390 hours (CTEVT standard) of the project within the MoU period. School. Three plant nurseries were days health and safety awareness program was established in Ilam. currently three projects are under construction which include Kali Gandaki corridor (Dana-Kusma) 220kV TL Project. 2016) Agricultural forest area. plumbing. Preparatory one-day Biodiversity Awareness Program in works for the compensatory plantation completed Bajendrakali Lower Secondary School and and plantation work will be conducted soon. mobile repairing and motor rewinding to 40. months training on electrician. Skill training as per the CTEVT The department is implementing community standard course was given to 100 PAFs. Kabeli Corridor 132kV TL Project Bhulbhule-Middle Marsyangdi 132kV TL Project The department has successfully completed Under the skill development program. IntensiÀcation Training to 23 PAFs. In addition following activities were carried out in Biodiversity Conservation Program these projects. Construction phase environmental and social Hoarding boards having informative and warning monitoring and major mitigation works were sign were afÀxed at 24 different places along the completed in Àscal year 2016/2017. 21. two beneÀtted from the programs. Marsyangdi- Kathmandu 220kV TL Project and Samundratar- Trishuli 3B Hub 132kV TL Project. at Janaki S. In Àscal was provided to 18 participants from project year2016/2017 the department conducted affected families of Lamjung district. Monthly Environmental and Social Monitoring Report for the period of June. Construction of 10 houses for Mushar community is in progress. 2017 has been prepared and submitted to the Project Management Directorate (PMD) ofÀce. Jhapa and Panchthar districts conducted at New Bharatpur substation for 25 and replacement plantation was done based on labor force.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 The other works performed during the period were programs aims to create awareness through two livestock training of 15 days each to 39 PAFs.

ESSD has published drilling (90 m) at the Surge shaft and powerhouse its third bi-annual newsletter (ESSD-Newsletter). Marsyangdi-Kathmandu 220 kV TL Project 2) Geotechnical and Geophysical investigation The ESMU for the project is established at Aanbu- works of Andhikhola Storage Hydroelectric Khaireni. a subsidiary company of in Danda Gau. reservoir and project area. 3) Geological and geotechnical investigation of Uttarganga Storage Hydropower Project: Soil. site of the project. 2017 where a total of Geological and geotechnical investigation works 444 locals participated. in-situ and laboratory testing for 220kV TL Project the different phases of a hydropower project The ESMU of the project is established at Galeshwor development. Tanahun and two safeguard ofÀcer are Project: fully deputed at site. Nepal Electricity Authority 105 . It provides services like geological of Myagdi. Following are the major works executed by SRCL in Àscal year 2073/74 1) Additional Geological and geotechnical investigation works of Tanahu Hydropower Project: This project is being developed by Tanahu Public consultation with Dalit Women Hydropower Limited. 2017. Additional the month of April and May. In the Àeld of soil and rock engineering. The department conducted one at different levels to the different departments day Social/Community Awareness Program at 4 of NEA and the private sector. Myagdi Nepal Electricity Authority (formally Upper Seti places of Parbat and 6 places of Myagdi district in Hydroelectric Project) in Tanahu district. test at the Test adit and test chamber at the powerhouse site of the project. Rock and Concrete Laboratory Soil. The newsletter covers all the activities of ESSD carried out from January to June. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Kaligandaki Corridor (Dana-Kushma) investigations. It drilling works at Dam Axis of the project and it is provides services in geological and geotechnical in progress. various types of geophysical surveys. Two full time safeguard (environmental mapping. Similarly. Informative and in this Àscal year including Core drilling in 3 - warning signs (hoarding board) were placed at 28 dimensional direction for the rock mechanical different locations of Parbat and Myagdi districts. it also provides services of carrying out in-situ tests and laboratory tests. School support program was conducted by providing educational materials Geological and Geotechnical investigation works to Janakalyan Aadharbhut School at Thakre. detail engineering geological mapping. Rock and Concrete Laboratory (SRCL) The geotechnical investigation works at the Dam established and developing as Geotechnical site of the project is at completion stage. includes regional geological mapping of the whole Dhading. and social) ofÀcers are deployed for day-to-day core drilling and construction material investigation monitoring. 2D-ERT (2000 m) and Core In addition to these activities. Additional Department is under the Engineering Services geotechnical investigation (phase II) include core Directorate of Nepal Electricity Authority.

Hetauda: Geological and Geotechnical investigation works Geotechnical investigation works which includes includes regional geological mapping and detail test pit excavations. 6) Geological and geotechnical investigation 11) Geotechnical investigation works at central works of Chainpur-Seti Hydroelectric Project: workshop. samples for Middle Bhotekoshi Hydroelectric Project. About 75% of the investigation drilling of 201. Geotechnical study at the proposed building site at the 7 district headquarters of Nepal Redcross „ Laboratory test works on construction material Society has been completed in the Àscal year. 2D-ERT (2800 m) and Core drilling (360 m) at Geotechnical investigation works at left bank the Dam site. Management OfÀce) works of 'Chilime Tower' construction site at Dhumbarahi: „ Laboratory test works on construction material 106 Nepal Electricity Authority .70 m has been completed in this works has been completed and remaining works Àscal year. works at new building sites of Nepal Redcross Society: „ Construction materials survey of Upper Modi & Upper Modi ‘A’ Hydroelectric Project. Intake area which has been completed in this Àscal year. Surge shaft and powerhouse site of slope of the dam includes exploratory borehole these two projects. Kaski. Core drilling works at the last hole (powerhouse area) is in 10) Geotechnical and Geophysical investigation progress. been completed in this Àscal year. Sindhupalchok (Guangxi Hydroelectric 9) Geological and geotechnical investigation Construction Bureau. 7) Geological and geotechnical investigation Laboratory Works: works of Kaligandaki ‘A’ Hydropower Plant SRCL provides laboratory services of carrying Rehabilitation Project: out in-situ tests and laboratory tests including Geotechnical investigation works includes construction material survey/quarry site seismic refraction survey and borehole drilling at investigations of various hydroelectric project and the left bank slope of dam site for geotechnical Àeld geotechnical investigation works (SPT/DCPT instrumentation works (total of 530 m) has been in test pit/borehole) to determine the bearing completed in this Àscal year. Following are the major works carried out in this Àscal year 8) Geological and geotechnical investigation 2073/74. in-situ test and The geotechnical investigation works (Phase II) bearing capacity calculation for foundation design includes core drilling at the dam site. SPT and laboratory tests for engineering geological mapping of the project foundation design works of proposed building has area has been completed in this Àscal year.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 4) Geological and geotechnical investigation Geotechnical investigation works of the proposed works of Tamor Storage Hydropower Project: Chilime Tower construction site at Dhumbarahi includes exploratory core drilling. and Powerhouse area of the project. are in progress at site. capacity for structural design purposes. works of Upper Modi and Upper Modi 'A' Hydroelectric Project: 5) Geological and geotechnical investigation works of Upper Tamakoshi Hydroelectric Geological and Geotechnical investigation works Project: includes detail engineering geological mapping.

Pole Plant. Hetauda which is involved in repair. Earthquake Resistance Programme). Kalimati. Kathmandu. Pyuhan (Smart Earthworks Engineering Consultancy Pvt. Project. densities etc. NEA.) „ Various in-situ SPT/DCPT tests and laboratory tests are performed on soil. Gorkha. Hydroelectric Project. Makwanpur and Bhaktapur districts (Nepal Red cross Society. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Nuwakot. Morang. Since last year it has been fully Earth Brick of Build Up Nepal. of Druk Pema Karpo Society. pole plant in Tankisinuwari. Kathmandu District Chapter. for Power been monitoring the overall functioning of Kotre Transformer Laboratory. Lalitpur the overall functioning of Central Workshop in Distribution Centre. In Fiscal Year 2074/075. samples for Upper Jhimruk Hydroelectric Kathmandu. Apart from the „ Geotechnical Investigation Works of design issues. Ltd. Ramkot. this division has been monitoring Chapagaon Sub-distribution Centre. Similarly it has also Central Workshop.) workshop. NEA. Lalitpur. the Electromechanical Design (Uniaxial Compressive Strength. Kageshwori . Morang. Ltd. National Headquarters. Tanahu as well as Concrete Pole Plant.) Electromechanical Design Division Established under Engineering Services „ Laboratory test works on core samples Directorate. „ Geotechnical Investigation Works of proposed health post building at Gothatar. „ Laboratory test works on construction core. rock and concrete samples supplied by material samples for Upper Bhurungi Khola different private client/parties. Ltd. Lalitpur involved for the establishment of a new concrete pole plant in Tankisinuwari. „ In-situ Àeld density tests including proctor and laboratory testing of Nepal Army Headquarter Building Project at Bhadrakali. Kathmandu.) of Shivam Cement factory all electro-mechanical issues associated with its construction site at Nawalparasi (Nepal own concrete pole plants as well as transformer Donghua Construction Engineering Co.Manohara Municipality (Nepal Redcross Society. maintenance „ Geotechnical Investigation Works of and testing of transformers. Core drilling at Dam site of Tamor Storage „ Compressive Strength test works on concrete Hydroelectric Project. The issues range from the design „ Point load tests of National Society for of electro-mechanical and hydro-mechanical Earthquake Technology Nepal (NCET) equipment of hydropower projects under various stages of study as well as electrical installations „ Compression tests on Compressed Stabilized for various projects. Hetauda. Amlekhgunj.. Kaski (Niltara W & E Pvt. Point Load Division has been providing technical supports for test. sand. gravel. Kathmandu. Nepal Electricity Authority 107 . this division „ Geotechnical Investigation Works of proposed is continuing the establishment of a new concrete district ofÀce buildings of Dhading.

Y. Engineering Service Directorate in FY 2061/062.24 85205. running with separate Budget Centre to implement „ Tested highest numbers of transformer (4041 concrete pole production and sales of poles to numbers) in FY 2073/074. using its available well as transmission grid and power plants under resources to meet time bound repair and testing NEA. NEA. the 108 Nepal Electricity Authority .59 11125. Pole plant was jointly established by GoN and FINIDA in 2042 BS to implement for Pokhara „ Repaired highest numbers of distribution ElectriÀcation Project. 2073/074 1 Distribution Transformer Repair 363 433 636 2 Power Transformer Repair 12 10 13 3 Transformer Testing 1909 2448 4041 4 Heavy Equipment Rent (in thousands NRs.92 49760. Makawanpur. after the recent upgrading. transformer itself being a major NEA with its purpose of repairing Distribution component of power system.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Central Workshop. 2071/072 F.Y. Kotre „ Modern new transformer testing lab was Located at 180 km west from Kathmandu.5 m.05 5 Turnover (in thousands NRs. Plants.) 38555. Road. Being a wing of Electro- as well as different sectors of NEA in FY Mechanical Design Division.45 Major Accomplishment of FY 2073/074 Kotre Pole Plant.) 4543.N. Kotre established with testing yard. the plant started the production of „ Repaired 13 Power Transformers from private PSC pole commercially.08 5937. the workshop and Power transformers of Regional OfÀces as has been striving to its best.Y. Description F. 2072/073 F. now it has been 2073/074. has been contributing to quality of supply. Power transformers of various Hydroelectric services. Hetauda-5. Hetauda Transformer Maintenance & Testing in Progress Established in 2055 BS and located at Bhairav rental services of its available heavy equipment. testing of transformers and providing The achievements of the workshop in the last three Àscal years are tabulated below: S. DCS. the Central Considering the increasing demand of electricity Workshop being an entity under Engineering in Nepal and contributing to maintain best Services Directorate. since then. Apart from producing concrete poles of 8.5 m and 10. It was handed over to transformer (636 numbers) in FY 2073/074.

the pole plant has been contributing best using its available manpower and resources to Nepal Electricity Authority being an entity to meet time bound production and delivery of under Engineering Services Directorate with its the poles. Bara. Pole Production at Concrete Pole Plant Amlekhgunj Production. and Nontechnical 16) staffs under the control Nepal Electricity Authority 109 . TYPE OF POLE F/Y 072/073 F/Y 073/074 F/Y 073/074 073/074 1 8m 6212 10150 2 9m 3563 6009 14. 9m and 11m size of 9 m and 11 m as well. Training Center has 23 (Technical 7 staffs. ProÀt Chart REVENUE EARNED IN PROFIT EARNED IN F/Y S. In the last 28 years. Since the permanent employees are not sufÀcient to meet the current Concrete Pole Plant. the PSC poles for distribution to Regional ofÀce of plant is expected to produce 62 poles per day. so daily wages employees are Established in 2051 BS and located at Amlekhgunj also involved.644 3 11 m 1002 1638 Total 10777 17797 NEA Training Center of Director. Revenue. computer.N. mechanical. The plant has been striving to its road.17. upon their request.97.60. NEA and private Àrm as well. NEA TC occupies around 203 Ropanis of land in With the view to expanse its training programs Bhaktapur District. Amlekhgunj production target. NEA TC has trained all The main function is preparing trainings/resource total of 16. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 plant is now capable to produce concrete poles objectives of producing 8m. After the upgrading.43.862 1.603 employees from the different core management/collecting appropriate trainees and group of NEA and some of other organizations. TC as well as non technical trainings with its sovereign is also conducting various programs to non NEA identity. others. civil engineering as well Background as administration and management department NEA Training Center (NEA TC) has been contributing functions. Those staffs cover all electrical. other general management actions. It provides different technical for clients outside of NEA. They prepare training/seminar different skill enhancing trainings to the staffs and programs annually and provide services effectively.

3 14 JanakpurR. Finally NEA TC aims to be developed them for serving the customers effectively. Adm.+Asst. Tech. Adm. 9 18 29 Primavera P6 Off. 5 32 Tod Meter / CAIS forDistribution Center Chiefs under 17 Off. indispensable for the survival and advancement research and development and seminars of the organization. Tech. Tech. Adm. „ Promote knowledge and skill of the employees Activities in F/Y 2073/74 to interface them to the changing environment As Human Resource is one of the most important and technology. 5 42 19 CAIS (Pokhara) Off.+Asst. Tech.N. Tech. 5 27 10 CAIS (Nepalgunj) Off.+Asst.O. 5 39 22 CAIS (Butwal) Off. 3 237 7 ToD Meter Data Download and Analysis (Hetuada) Off. Tech.+Asst. 5 37 20 ToD Meter Data Download and Analysis (Pokhara) Off. 5 25 16 CAIS (Janakpur) Off. Tech. 5 28 4 Induction Asst. Tech. 5 46 14 CAIS(Biratnagar) Off.+Asst.+Asst. Adm. Tech. Tech. 7 16 26 M-Power Billing System (Kathmandu) Asst. 5 26 21 ToD Meter Data Download and Analysis (Butwal) Off.+Asst. 5 19 8 Induction Asst. Tech. implement. Tech.+Asst.+Asst. 5 39 15 ToD Meter Data Download and Analysis (Janakpur) Off.5 (Geographic Information System) Off. Adm. ingredients of any organization. Skill and Attitude NEA TC is to be strengthened day by day to be a enhancing tips.+Asst. investment in training is relating to service business. 5 22 12 CAIS (Attariya) Off. maintain and operate NEA’s institutions. „ Design training packages and implement. Adm. Tech. All 3 17 2 Induction Off.+Asst. 5 26 13 ToD Meter Data Download and Analysis Biratnagar Off. 7 19 28 Arc GIS-10. Tech. Tech.+Asst. 3 47 6 Induction Asst. Duration in No. 3 90 5 Induction Asst. NEA TC has been providing need based short The summary of trainings conducted on F.Y. treated as corporate assets of organization. 7 16 27 Auto CAD Basic 2d Off. So. 3 429 9 ToD Meter Data Download and Analysis (Nepalgunj) Off. 18 CAIS (Hetuada) Off. of S. 10 18 Total 1501 110 Nepal Electricity Authority . Tech. sovereign academic institution capable to cope „ Supply need based trainings to NEA employees with the training requirements of power sector of for enhancing their work efÀciency and enabling the country.+Asst. 4 41 24 Advanced Excel with VB Programming Off. as an engineering and management center of excellence. It also aims its academic standard „ Train to the employees to enable them to to be comparable with the best SAARC regional plan. Name of Training Level Service days Trainees 1 Induction Off. system today and in the future. Adm. Adm. Adm. 5 29 23 Electrical Safety (Butwal) Asst. 2073/74 by Training Center is presented below. Adm.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Objectives Vision „ Provide Knowledge. 5 27 11 ToD Meter Data Download and Analysis (Attariya) Off.+Asst. 7 20 25 M-Power Billing System (Kathmandu) Asst. Adm. Adm.+Asst. 3 55 3 ToD Meter Data Download and Analysis (Kathmandu) Off. its development is „ Conduct problem oriented interactions.

Film Shooting Unit and other manpower at operational and managerial levels institutions used the facilities available in the involved in the power sector. requested as required. Nepal Electricity Authority 111 . professional knowledge. NEA TC provides at Kharipati.268.809. seminar halls. skills and attitudes of Co-operatives. 3. INGO. hostels and ground space on rental facilities to different users.50. on their request. class rooms. in-service or refreshers and generated from these services amounted to Rs. Political Parties. Extra Activities The Training Center has also provided space and services for various ofÀces of NEA in its premises In addition to training programs. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 term training covering 3 days to 10 days for NEA groups/organizations etc. employees with an objective to upgrade their Various Engineering Colleges. The training types NEA TC for various purposes and the total income involve induction.

are under progress. The Project comprises of construction of power from different hydropower projects to be 110 km long Double Circuit Transmission Line from developed by IPPs in the vicinity of Nuwakot district. (A) SASEC Power System 2.Picture shows the EXECUTED BY PMD: construction of substation. monitoring and reporting the implementation activities of the projects that are being run under Energy Access and EfÀciency Improvement Project (ADB Loan 2587. The contract 0271) and Project Preparatory Facility for Energy award for the Construction of Transmission line (PPFE). procurement and construction of all new and existing projects that is or will be funded by ADB. Manang (Dharapani) to Chitawan (Bharatpur) and The project includes construction of 26 km 132 kV associated 220/132/33 kV. Electricity Transmission Expansion and Supply Improvement This project is Ànanced by European Investment Project (ADB Loan 2808.Recently. Nuwakot. another ADB funded project and Substation has been concluded. The 2x30MVA Substation at Samundratar. PMD is responsible for project preparation. PMDis coordinating. 3542 PTDEEP (Power Transmission of access road. Construction under loan no. boundary wall and river protection and Distribution EfÀciency Enhancement Project) works of Substation and approval of Tower design is being implemented by PMD.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 PROJECT MANAGEMENT DIRECTORATE Project Management Directorate (PMD) in the Nepal Electricity Authority Organogram has a role to execute and to facilitate the projects funded by Asian Development Bank. 160 MVA substations double circuit transmission line from Samundratar at Dharapani of Manang. The project is expected to PROJECTS BEING CURRENTLY be completed by FY 2076/77. Samundratar-Trishuli3B132kV completed will evacuate approximately 1600 MW Transmission Line of power generated by various hydropower stations The Samundratar-Trishuli3B Hub 132kV in the Marsyangdi basin/ Marsyangdi River Transmission Line project is a must to evacuate Corridor. Grant 0270 and Grant Bank (EIB) in coordination with ADB. Lamjung and New Bharatpur at Chitawan. Marsyangdi Transmission Corridor Project Expansion Project (SPSEP) Marsyangdi Transmission Corridor Project once 1. Tarikuna and Khudi at to Trishuli 3B Hub and construction of 132/33kV. In addition to the execution of SASEC. length of upper section of 220 kV.Power System Expansion Project. Grant 0182 and Grant 0183). double circuit 112 Nepal Electricity Authority .

The project is expected to published. 3. FY 2078/079 (2020/021). Nepal Electricity Authority 113 . Similarly. 17 km Double Circuit 220kV line from New Butwal substation to Bardghat (Nawalparasi) and 220/132/33kV substations at Dana.6 Double Circuit 220kV Transmission line from Dana (Myagdi) to Kusma (Parbat).The in August. 160 MVA AIS substations at section with substation at Dana &Kusma has Matatirtha and 220/132 kV.57 km. Kushma and New Butwal each with 100MVA Capacity. The contract of transmission line for Dana-Kusma 220/132kV. Government of Norway and Government of 220kV transmissions line are under evaluation. Kaligandaki Corridor 220kV Transmission Line Project Drake conductor from Udipur to Bharatpur is 64. Nepal (GoN).46 km. PROJECT MANAGEMENT DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 transmission line with twin Moose conductor from Figure shows the construction of pole in the Dharapani to Udipur is 45. Estimated total project cost is US$ 90 estimatedcost of the project is about US$ 96 million and is funded by EIB. length of lower section of 220 kV. Marsyangdi-Kathmandu 220kV Transmission Line Project The objective of this project is to augment power transmission capacity from the Marsyangdi Corridor to Kathmandu Valley. The prime objective of this project is power Bharatpur 220 kV D/C Transmission Line is under evacuation of the Kaligandaki River Corridor evaluation and is expected to award the contract which ultimately will reinforce theINPS. 85 km TL from New Marsyangdi(Markichok) to Matatirtha. transmission lines and associated substations of The projectis expected to be commissioned by FY the Project are expected to be commissioned by 2077/078 (2020/021).The project is jointly funded by 220kV substation and New Butwal –Bardaghat ADB. Bids for construction of New Butwal (markichowk). The project includes the construction of 38. The project is to construct 220 kV Double Circuit. 87 km Double Circuit (using HTLS conductor) 220kV line from Kusma (Parbat) to New Butwal Substation. 160 MVA GIS been awarded and the construction work is in substation including bay extension Marsyangdi progress. Figure shows the construction site of be commissioned by FY 2075/076 (2018/019). double circuit transmission line with twin HTLSequivalent 4. S/S in Dana. Both the sections of Million and is jointly funded by ADB and GoN. re-bidding notice has been already been awarded. the project site. The contract for the construction For Construction of 220 kV Line of Kushma- of the transmission line and substation has New Butwal section. The bids for construction of Udipur .

NEA will procure the energy from minimum 25 MW solar PV power to be developed Lot 1: Expansion of Distribution Network in the by the IPPs. Currently PMD is preparing RFP for Eastern Region including 13 substations.A SS. Utility Scale Grid tied Solar Project: km of 11 kV Line. 383 kM of 33 kV line. including on. MVA of 33/11 kV SS. part of the country. With the completion of this project 260 ADB. The project Projects in Nepal.and off-grid. Grid connected large scale Solar PV projectswill Lot 2: Expansion of Distribution Network in the be located at nearby grid substations in different West Regions including 12 substations. upgrade and expand Nepal’s electricity and Expansion Project system. 7. grid substations of NEA. The project is jointly upgrading the eight (8) numbers of existing funded by ADB and GoN. to achieve Mainscope of the project is to augment and universal access to electricity by 2025 A. Distribution System Master Plan Project DamauliSS. The master plan will include policy recommendations. Distribution System Augmentation reinforce. Banepa SS. Grant agreement between ADB and GoN and the subsidizing Grant Agreement Lot 3: Reinforcement of distribution system between Ministry of Finance and NEA has already including 11 substations upgradation been signed. 710 kM of 400 Volt line and 91 MVA total capacity of Distribution transformer will The aim of this project is to promote the Solar PV be added in the distribution system.D. The Project is 11 kV and 400 Volt Lines at various districts of the funded by Norweign Grant and administered by country. augmentation program and detailed case upgradingof eleven(11) numbers of existing studies. With this project total 280 MVA capacity consulting Àrm will be engaged to work closely of transformer will be added in the systems. 114 Nepal Electricity Authority . country. This project covers the GandakSS.D. Grid Substation Capacity Expansion Project All three Lots of Contract was awarded in F/Y 073/74 and the project is scheduled to be The objective of this project is to reinforce & completed by FY 2075/76. The consultant recruitment process isin 33/11 kV substations and construction of 33kV. The prime The project is s expected to be completed by assignment of the consultant is to identify the September 2017. the advance stage of completion. The expand the Distribution system of NEA. least cost and economically viable means to 6. 572 8. the procurement of Solar PV power through lines and transformers competitive bidding among the intended IPPs. Kawasoti SS. Dhalkebar SS and Lahan The principal objective of this project is to prepare SS where transformer upgrading by replacing the a Distribution system/Rural ElectriÀcation existing one or by adding the new transformers Master Plan of Nepal (DS/REMP-N) for the entire along with protection system is being taken place. ButwalSS. The RFP will be issued in the lines and transformers year 2017 A. With the Viability Gap Funding is being executed in following 3 Lots of contracts of USD 20 Million for the development of Solar namely: PV Project.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 5. project work includes the constructionof twenty a comprehensive electriÀcation and distribution Àve (25)numbers of 33/11 kV new substations. with emphasis on providing electricity Among these Substation Automation System is for enhancement of livelihoods in the remote also being installed in Gandak SS and Baneswar settlements of the country in an efÀcient way. with NEA to develop the master plan.Bharatpur SS.

C. Different are under preparation and intended to Áoat the sub-projects and their status under PTDEEP are bid before 15th August 2017. This the transmission substation capacity and improve is the part of distribution system modernization in reliability and quality of electricity supply in the Kathmandu valley. install. and 400 Volt lines. 90 MVA SS will be Kohalpur-Surkhet-Upper Karnali 400 kV constructed at Changunarayan. The bidding documents will be provided as grant from JFPR. . The bids for trunk line. Bids will 2. The scope shall be of design. operate valley. the ADB grant assistance for Project preparatory Facility for Energy. 90 MVA each at Mulpani. Out of the to the consumers of Maharajganj and Ratnapark Project cost of USD 189 Million. Kathmandu Valley Transmission Capacity Kathmandu Valley Reinforcement Project This project will be helpful to increase the The primary focus of the project is to augmentthe capacity and reliability of distribution networks Grid substation capacity by adding 3 new in Kathmandu valley by undergrounding 11 kV 132/11kV substations. distribution system capacity of Kathmandu Valley Lalitpur and Bhaktapur) within a radius of 220 including modernization of distribution system to sq miles. Construction Project (C) Upcoming Projects 220/132 kV. In this phase we are covering Kathmandu Valley by reducing distribution system two Distribution Centres (i) Maharajgunj D C overloads. testing.C. With October 2017. Loan Negotiation for USD 150 Million Smart Grid Applications.0 Million Distribution Centre of NEA. from Butwal to Attariya. Bids are already invited for award the contract by October 2017. PROJECT MANAGEMENT DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 (B) Power Transmission and Distribution the Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) EfÀciency Enhancement Project (PTDEEP) : communication network with its auxiliary system This project has been envisioned to strengthen the all across Kathmandu valley (Kathmandu. The project value is of USD 189 Million and and maintain (AMI) for consumers equipped with will be jointly funded by ADB and GoN. PMD is proud to be associated with the construction of these two substations are under development of 400 kV Line and SS from western evaluation and targeted to award the contract by part of the country i. Maharajgunj DC and before 15 August. out of eleven (11) of substationsare under evaluation and targeted to Kathmandu Valley. Engineering and Environmental Study of at Lapsifedi and 132/11 kV. The project will enhance system automation and smart meters etc. supply. Enhancement of Distribution Networks in Central & Northern Region of 1. deployment of distribution Futung and Chapagaon. generated by the IPPs and Upper Tamakoshi Hydro Electric Plant through Khimti – Barhabise As a part of the development of East – West 400 kV – Kathmandu 400/220 kV Line. 90. consultant selection process is 3.000 Smart meters will be connected GoN on 19thMay 2017 in Kathmandu. USD 2. depicted below: 4. provide reliable electricity supply in Kathmandu establish. Kathmandu Valley Smart Metering Project underway to conduct the detail engineering and The main focus of the project is to deploy complete design of 400 kV TL and associated SS Nepal Electricity Authority 115 . These substations Transmission Line and Kohalpur-New Butwal will play major role to evacuate the Power 400 kV Transmission Line. 160 MVA GIS SS will be constructed 1.The bids for construction of these three and (ii) Ratnapark D. As part of single phase & Three Phase meters and other the funding. commissioning. In this phase of the has already been concluded between ADB and project. Lapsephedi and Changunarayan Substation also be invited for Ratnapark D.e.

Estimated line length of 400 kV PMD has strongly felt the need of automation double circuitArun Hub – Tingla – DhalkebarTLis 116 Nepal Electricity Authority . 400 kV Transmission line and associated substation at Arun Hub and Tingla (b) Tingla – Likhu 2. 160 MVA. The detail study and NEA grid system. Proposals submitted from the of existing grid SS to have efÀcient. Barhabise S/S and Lapsifedi SS by generated from the projects situated in the 400/220 kV. Under this by July 2019 and Procurement process will be project all Forty-six (46) NEA grid SS will be fully begun by early 2020. lengthening the life of the equipment and Subakuna (Surkhet) and 132 kV substation improvement of organizational effectiveness. and associated Dolakha. Solukhumbu. 630 MVA. Kathmandu 220/400 kV Line is going to be Study and detail design of these projects will be charged in 400 kV. 400 kV TL and SS in Eastern Region of Nepal: „ the 400 kV substation at Upper Karnali To strengthen the transmission system and power „ New Kohalpur(Tulasipur)-New Lumki evacuation from power plants in districts like (Dododhara)-New Attaraiya 400 kV Double Sankhuwasabha. each at the Grid operation division ofÀce of Grid „ the 400 kV Double circuit New Kohalpur operation branch ofÀce.There will be all together 6 (six) Control design are as follows: Center for the operation and control of the SS.Dhalkebar 400kV the New Khimti – Barhabise – Kathmandu transmission line and associated substations at Transmission Line Section Likhu. circuit transmission lines. PMD has Brief features of these projects are as follows: formulated this project and requested for Ànancial assistance of USD 64 Million to ADB through MoEn. PMD has prepared a project engineering design is supposed to be completed for automation of existing grid SS. This the consultant selection process is targeted to be will be a move of NEA towards modernization of concluded by October 2017. Eastern hilly region of Nepal especially in the districts of Sankhuwasabha. Okhaldhunga. Uprating 220kV Substations to 400 kV along . This project is New Kohalpur (Tulasipur) very important for NEA in the sense of reduction of ongoing operational cost. (i) Arun Hub-Tingla. Sunkoshi Hub and substation expansion at As in near future New Khimti – Barhabise – New Khimti and Dhalkebar has been formulated. reliable and shortlisted consultants are under evaluation and automatic operation of the grid system.New Khimti . Solukhumbu.Dhalkebar 400kV The Project will comprise the uprating of existing/ Transmission Line Project under construction new Khimti S/S by 400/220 This 400 kV line is required to evacuate power kV. The estimated Project (Tulasipur) – New Butwal transmission line Cost is USD 16 Million. 3. Ramechhap in Eastern Region of Nepal 400 kV substation at New Lumki and 765kV two (2) projects : (a) Arun Hub –Tingla . Automation of Existing Grid Substation Okhaldhunga. Financial assistance for construction 220 kV SS along this TL route (i) study and detail design will be sought from ADB New Khimti SS (ii) Barhabise SS and (iii) Lapsifedi as it has been listed in ADB Pipe line projects.Sunkoshi Hub .A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 along the route. improvement of grid „ the 132 kV Double circuit Chinchu (Surkhet)- reliability. ADB is positive to provide and 400 kV substations at New Butwal and Ànancial assistance for this project. The proposed TL route and automated and be operated remotely from Control SS under the scope of detail study and engineering Centre.Dhalkebar or 400 kV susbtations at New Attariya. at Subakuna (Surkhet) 4. SS is required to be uprated to 400 kV. the three major under initiated by early 2018.

smart metering etc. PROJECT MANAGEMENT DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 185 km. 6. The estimated cost of the project is USD advised by ADB.) of remaining Kathmandu valley in context of load management. Bhaktapur limited power transfer capability of existing under and Lalitpur districts are proposed.New Khimti. Kathmandu Valley 220kV Ring Main Project To meet the future demand of Kathmandu Valley (ii) Tingla. 630 MVA at be for two and half (2. necessary actions will be Bay extension at existing Dhalkebar SS has been initiated for Ànancing. nine (9) Distribution Centers of Kathmandu Valley dedicated feeder and uninterruptable power and all fourteen (13) Metropolitan and Sub- supply to the President OfÀce and residence at metropolitan cities outside Katmandu valley. and Planned to be executed by 2019 in different hospitals. project is USD 150 Million. Army. Technical Assistance project is formulated for the transmission system has been requested to ADB to procure consulting expansion and distribution system modernization services for NEA for detail study and construction (Distribution system reinforcement. cy Enhancement Project (2nd phase) grid stabilization. PMD will initiate the study of this project by early 2018. reliability.5) months period. installation of the ongoing Power Transmission and of grid connected Battery Energy Storage System Distribution EfÀciency Enhancement Project (BESS) in the proximity of grid SS is considered Ànanced by ADB under Loan No. As stages. of viable size of BESS in the substations inside undergrounding. Total three numbers of power potential of theLikhu. deferral value and Áexibility. as SS. urbanization in Kathmandu valley. Prime Minister OfÀce and different This project is enlisted in ADB Pipeline projects. circuit line on monopole along the proposed outer Sunkoshi Hub-Dhalkebartransmission line has ring road being developed by Kathmandu Valley been plannedkeeping in the mind of huge hydro Development Authority. loss This project is supposed to be continuation reduction. After Arun Hub and 315 MVA at Tingla Hub including the study and Àndings. automation. Two new 400/220 kV SS. Power Transmission and Distribution EfÀcien- energy management of generating station. Maharajgunj. business complex. Prime minister PMD is carrying out the detail study of this project Quarter at Baluwatar. factories etc. Police headquarters. land acquisition Theestimated length ofthe line is 165km. spill 7.New Khimti-Sunkoshi Hub-Dhalkebar this project has been formulated. proposed. Estimated cost of the Project Cost is USD 208 Million. 3542. The assignment will Nepal Electricity Authority 117 . ADB will be 5. 630 MVA at Sunkoshi Hub such using monopole for TL along the outer ring and at Likhu Hub and Bay extension at existing road and initiating construction along with is the New Khimti SS has also been planned. TOR for Consultant has been 560 Million and its breakdown is given in table prepared and submitted. Estimated best opportunity for NEA. Due to rapid construction 220kV line from Khimti to Dhalkebar. Two new for TL and SS construction is being very tough. ministry at Singhadurbar area. Storage System (BESS) In the perspective of energy arbitrage. Tamakoshi 220/132 kV SS of 400 MVA each and 132/11 and Sunkoshiriver basins &corridorsand the kV SS of 90 MVA each at Kathmandu. This as one of the best option. each 400/220 kV. power quality. This project 400kV Transmission Line Project comprises the construction of 75 kM 220 kV double This 400 kV double circuit Tingla. Estimated Project Cost is USD 230 Million. Khimti. Grid Connected Battery Energy requested for Ànancing this Project.

Jorpati. 1. Baneswar) 2. Smart metering for above DC (300. 30Km. 2 x 45 MVA GIS S/S at Koteswor & Thapathali including construction of 132 or 1 50 66kV underground lines of approx.000 Nos) 17 3 Procurement of Distribution Transformer of various size (>200kVA) (2000 Nos) 14 Upgrading of existing switching station and construction of new switching station (sites to be 4 2 con¿rmed after study) Outside Kathmandu Valley (Distribution Centers Metropolitan and Sub-metropolitan cities 306 B2 across Nepal) 1 Bharatpur 25 2 Pokhara 30 3 Biratnagar 35 Dharan 16 4 Itahari 15 5 Birgunj 19 6 Janakpur 25 7 Hetauda 25 8 Butwal 15 9 Ghorahi 22 10 Tulsipur 15 11 Nepalgunj 27 12 Dhangadhi 17 13 Bhimdutta 20 GRAND TOTAL 560 118 Nepal Electricity Authority . Lagankhel. Kuleshwor.N. 166 Thimi.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Amount S. Bhaktapur. 2 Upgradation work of existing Teku Substation 5 B Distribution Network Modernization and Reinforcement B1 Kathmandu Valley (Remaining Distribution Centers from ongoing PTDEP) 199 Remaining Nine (9) Distribution Centres ( Balaju. Kirtipur. Description MUSD A Transmission System Reinforcement 55 132/11 kV. Pulchowk.

being a subsidiary Strategy company with 100% ownership of CHPCL. design and management. Civil and Environmental Nepal Electricity Authority 119 .1 MW) holds a supervision along with due diligence study prestigious history of constructing a project which has its own complete experience in engineering „ Give consulting services in Electromechanical. environment Background studies. holds „ Support the Development of Hydropower a strong assurance from CHPCL by both technical Projects in Nepal and internationally by and managerial aspects. detail engineering . and ChesCo. On top of the glorious history private Sectors of CHPCL. investigation. Hydro-mechanical Study and other Design Introduction works. it should also be noted that CHPCL has a strong collaboration with government of Nepal.1 and design works. planning. „ Rehabilitation works of hydropower projects The statement is justiÀed by the 51% share of NEA in CHPCL. Repair & Maintenance . construction Chilime Hydropower project (22. The other beneÀts optimally utilizing the locally available working with ChesCo are as follows: Technical Resources and Manpower. Having many Project Management and training works hydropower projects under construction. of hydropower in the nation. NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES CHILIME HYDROPOWER COMPANY LIMITED Engineering including Electro-mechanical. „ In house experienced technical experts in Hydropower. Limited (CHPCL) as pre-dominant share-holder and contains 100% ownership of CHPCL. feasibility study. Chilime Engineering and Services Company Ltd. ChesCo related to different hydropower projects has a strong technical team to handle the various running under Government as well as project assignments. The company is initiated of hydropower projects from small to more and invested by Chilime Hydropower Company than 100MW size. It was long way „ Provide broad engineering services on back when there wasn’t substantial development Operation. in identiÀcation of projects. ChesCo's Scope main motive is to develop the skilled manpower „ Provide engineering services to the and give complete hydropower solution for the Government and other private companies sustainable hydropower development. MW Chilime hydropower project. Testing. site supervision transmission and distribution lines survey including operation and maintenance of 22. (ChesCo) was established to give complete „ Key experts are already involved in design engineering and services for hydropower project and construction supervision of different size development in Nepal.

EM Works: Manufacturing SHEP. a company promoted by Chilime Hydropower 90% Ànished.5 MW. 70% completed. Bypass canal completed „ Status: Ongoing and Desander approx. The Inlet Slope excavation in head distance towards north-west of Kathmandu. lower scheme of the cascade has the of major EM equipment such as Turbines. Powerhouse excavation projects being developed by Sanjen Jalavidhyut completed and raft foundation of powerhouse Company Limited (SJCL) located at 150 km road is in progress.0 m. Energy Dissipating 442. Works: Manufacturing of major EM equipment SANJEN JALVIDHYUT COMPANY LTD. Transformers. Penstock and Trash Rack length of headrace tunnel from headrace inlet to Cleaning Machine (TRCM) are completed. balancing Sanjen Jalavidhyut Company Limited (SJCL) is pond embankment earthwork Àlling is approx. Project: Upper Sanjen Hydroelectric Project (SUHEP) „ Task: Design and construction supervision „ Status: Ongoing SUHEP has an installed capacity of 14.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Our Projects The progress status of Sanjen (Upper) in this Àscal year is: Civil Works: Headrace tunnel excavation Project: Sanjen Hydroelectric Project (SHEP) completed.8 MW at a gross head of 161. 07 m3/ sec at an exceedence SUHEP Weir and Intake of Q40.8 MW and and Sanjen 42. Energy Sanjen (Upper) 14.8 MW and Dissipating Valve (EDV) and Inlet Valve completed.D. Generator. installed capacity of 42. and Sanjen 42. The total length of headrace tunnel from The progress status of Sanjen in this Àscal year headrace inlet to the Surge tank is 1397 m. Delivery the surge tank is 3629 m. Chhipchung Khola Headworks Company Limited. Flushing Canal completed.5 MW at a gross head of Generators. EM 2010 A. Ànal support is ongoing. The total Manufacturing of Gate. The design discharge of the project is Valve (EDV) and Inlet Valves completed.8 MW is approximately 55% projects from each powerhouse to Chilime Hub and Sanjen is approximately 45%. two hydro projects Sanjen (Upper) 14. is: Civil Works: Tunnel excavation including penstock tunnels and adit tunnels from 700 Sanjen Hydroelectric Project (SHEP) and Upper m at start to 2500m out of approx. has been concluded and survey works started. Powerhouse slope excavation is ongoing. Penstock are completed.57 m3/sec at an exceedence of Q40. The design discharge of the project is 11.3 m. Syphon in Chhipchung Khola is 50% Sanjen Jalvidhyut Company Ltd. such as Turbine. is developing completed. Transformer. 90% completed. Sanjen was established in and Desander is almost 60% completed. Intake and „ Task: Design and construction supervision Weir approx. HM Works: 11. of penstock pipes is almost completed. The overall progress of the Contract of Transmission Line Works for both Sanjen (Upper) 14. headworks is almost 90 % Ànished. 5250 m Sanjen Hydroelectric Project (SUHEP) are the has been completed. 120 Nepal Electricity Authority .5 MW HM Works: Manufacturing of Gate.

NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). heavy rainfall during last year monsoon Desander. Type and Size: Underground (3 and subsequent landslides at access road and in -125mx15mx12m) the project site have severely affected the project Headrace Tunnel length and size: 4203m. Annual Energy Generation 613. Migmatite and road of 150 km North from Kathmandu. Type & No: Francis. 2019. The Nepal Electricity Authority 121 . the expected Rasuwagadhi Hydroelectric Project commercial operation date of the both project 01 The project is located in Thuman and Timure January 2019. 2068. The project is a run-of-river type having (RGHPCL).50 MW each Generator.32GWh The company has planned to manage the capital Wet Months Energy 529. 76. equity portion has the investment proportion of company has made major contribution to public 51% promoter share and 49% public share.5%).75 MVA pace. The project is Design Discharge (Q40): 80. After continuous efforts with Powerhouse type and size: Underground. dia. General Public and Employees of the Company (15%) and Local (10%).87GWh Dry Months Energy 84.: 3 phase Synchronous AC. The headworks site is about 400m downstream from RASUWAGADHI HYDROPOWER the conÁuence of Kerung and Lende khola which COMPANY LIMITED are the Boundary Rivers between Nepal and Rasuwagadhi Hydropower Company Limited China.0m. 1 and 2) of Rasuwa district. As per the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Nepal Electricity Authority.0 MW completed on 31st Dec. but the devastating earthquake of April Headwork: OverÀow diversion Weir with Undersluice and Side 2015. 2068. (including maximum of that company has given Àrst priority to local in 3% from VDCs and DDC of Rasuwa district) and job placement as out of 125 employee of the 18% from Nepal Electricity Authority. It is evident Hydropower Company Ltd. The public company. under the long term loan categorized into three different Lots.55GWh requirement for the construction of the project T/L length.875 GWh.00m3/s accessed with Kathmandu -Trisuli -Rasuwagadhi Geology: Quartzite. village (ward no. Employees of Promoter & Investor Institutions education etc. maintenance promoter share comprises of 33% from Chilime of Goljung to Thambuchet road. was established in Shrawan 17. The debt requirement has been managed from Employees The construction of the project has been Provident Fund (EPF). been resumed from 25th November 2016 and Turbine Unit Capacity 38. the construction works are ongoing at greater 3x43. promoted by Chilime Hydropower installed capacity of 111 MW and the annual Company Limited (CHPCL) and Nepal Electricity energy generation will be 613. has contribution in public water supply. The Gneiss Rock project was planned to be completed in August Gross Head: 167. Authority (NEA). around 85 are locals. (4. Voltage 10km. 35. -6m~7m construction works. The road from Simbu to Tatopani. For the agreement signed on 22nd Marg. the project construction works have Nos.3m x 15. The company is developing Rasuwagadhi Key Features of the Project: Hydroelectric Project (RGHEP) having capacity Type of Project: Run-of-River(ROR) of 111 MW in Rasuwa district. health. Vertical Axis & 3 contractors.5%).5m series of discussions and meetings with the Turbine. The project has now been scheduled to be Installed Capacity: 111. 132kV Double Circuit up to Chilime Hub from debt and equity with ratio of 50:50. Capacity & No.9 m 2017. Also company share constitutes Depositors of EPF (19.

The excavation of headrace supervising the construction works. India z All access tunnels (adits) has already been on 31st July. Ltd. Contract Agreement has been signed with carried out. The re-excavation and the time as per PPA. Ltd. 2015 earthquake but it was completely Àlled with debris after was impressive and was in line with the scheduled the earthquake. The underground works in the works which includes construction of about 10 powerhouseandtransformercavernexcavation km long 132 kV double circuit transmission line. the due to safety risk and the construction of contract agreement was signed with M/S China Employer's temporary camp facilities (Pre-fab International Water and Electric Corp. 2014. on buildings) on the right bank of the Bhotekoshi 5th January. activities are as follows: The contractor has been mobilised and the 1. M/S SMEC International Tunnel out of 4203m has been excavated with Pty. 2014. 122 Nepal Electricity Authority . Excavation of construction work activities. Ltd. 2017. reviewing tunnel and underground desander is continue the designs submitted by the contractors and co. contract agreement was signed with M/S The progress summary of the major project VOITH Hydro Pvt. India on 31st July. Timure has been stopped and Construction (EPC) contract model. for Lot 2: river near to Adit 2 has now been completed. of undersluice/ intake area upto foundation level and jet grouting piles for foundation Present Status of the Project treatment was completed before earthquake The work progress before April. However. For the construction of Lot 2: Electromechanical Works. The project been completed. For Lot 3: Transmission Line completed. and support works is ongoing. the contract agreement Lot 1: Civil and Hydro-Mechanical Works was signed with M/S VOITH Hydro Pvt. Australia has been continuously primary support.. Electromechanical Works. z Because of the continuous landslides during rainy season. vertical penstock shaft and surge shaft has Kathmandu on 15th June. and due to the about 185 Chinese and 518 Nepalese heavy rainfall in the last year monsoon creating manpower at site. and the desander intake tunnel excavation and coordinating the contractors for smooth operation support works has been completed. The pilot tunnel the contract agreement has been signed with excavation using raise boring machine for M/S Mudbary and Joshi Construction Pvt. successful in remobilizing the contractor on 25th Nov 2016 and resumption of construction works Lot 2: Electro-Mechanical Works of the project. the Company has been approximately 40%. 2014. Infrastructure works detail design and manufacturing of the project components is ongoing. About 1220m Headrace Consultant for Lot 1 & 2. The contractor has mobilized and fuels due to the blockade. Procurement on Ghatte khola. maintenance of the 16 km long Lot 3: Transmission Line Works 11 kV transmission line for the construction For the construction of Lot 3: Transmission Line power of the project is continuously being Works. (CWE). The overall progress of massive landslides in the public road as well as the project construction in this package is the project work fronts. Ltd.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 construction of Lot 1: Civil and Hydro-Mechanical z The construction of Employer's Camp Facilities Works under Engineering.. after the hard time foundation works of intake and undersluice faced as a result of the aforesaid earthquake has been completed and concreting works followed by the scarcity of construction materials is ongoing. Similarly.

Nepal Electricity Authority 123 . 2017. Access The Company has planned to manage its capital Roads etc.69 hectares out of Madhya Bhotekoshi Jalavidyut Company Ltd. Construction Activities The Construction works are divided into following three contract packages excluding the construction of camp facilities for employer & consultant: Lot 1: Civil and Hydro-mechanical works on EPC contract model.24 Million has already been detail design of the line components.24 Million the Contractor. 2. The approval on the use of government requirement from Debt and Equity under the debt land including community forest is currently in its equity ratio of 50:50 excluding IDC cost. a subsidiary of Chilime Jalavidyut community forest of Gati VDC. The government PROJECT (MBKHEP-102MW) land including community forest required for the project purpose is 14. model to be Ànalized.54 hectares Company Limited.. the private land constitutes Project Supervision from High Level about 374 ropani for which the acquisition Management process has completed and the compensations M/S Mudbary and Joshi Construction Pvt. for short-term lease (muck disposals) and only I. Ltd. Land acquisition Activities: Among the land required for construction and other purposes.89 hectares of government located in Sindhupalchowk District of Bagmati land including community forest is required Zone of the Central Development Region. closure has been made for the debt part which is managed through a long term loan agreement Lot 2: Electromechanical works on PDB contract with the Employees Provident Fund (EPF). Check survey estimated compensatory amount for private of overall length of line has been completed by lands’ acquisition stands at NRs. Major Project Activities The activities of the project are summarized below: 1. 389. 374. equity investment will be made from 51% promoter Lot 3: Transmission line and substation contract share and 49% public share. The contractor is now undergoing out of which NRs. distributed. The leased private land for temporary MADHYA BHOTEKOSHI HYDROELECTRIC usage stands at 191. 12. Capital Structure 1. The Kathmandu on 15th June.80 hectares is necessary for construction of permanent structures like Headworks.11 hectares lie in the three different (MBJCL). NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Details of shareholdings are as follows: II. and 4. for 374 ropani has already been distributed.5 ropani. is constructing Middle lie in the Gaurishankar Conservation Area Project Bhotekoshi Hydroelectric Project (102 MW) of Marming VDC. Financial Ànal stage with the Updated EMP (Environmental Management Plan). which 10. The model.

5m diameter) great earthquake of April 25. The six months and long been enlarged by Contractor for LOT 1 through unofÀcial economic Indian Blockade continued lowering invert by 1 meter. „ Adit-2 tunnel and Adit 3 Tunnel completed. Storage yard 2. from September 2015 and the Áash Áood of July 5. Barhabise substation hub and the topographical survey works for transmission line is completed. Site 11. 2014. inlet portal and outlet structure of Diversion Tunnel completed and 2. the commencement date September 09.1.2 Lot 1: Civil and hydro-mechanical works and operational. The construction of the camp facilities for the „ Batching Plant at Head Works is in operation employer company and its consultant is completed & Camp facilities for Contractors completed. Major achievements by Contractor for LOT 1 are as The work progress of the Contractor for LOT follows: 1 is slow due to series of natural disasters like Jure landslide of Aug 02. 2014.3 LOT 2 Electromechanical Works ready for river diversion.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 View of Power. 2014. 2015 and series of completed by Himal Hydro on Jan 2013 has aftershocks thereafter.4 LOT 3 Transmission Line and Substation: „ Headworks slope excavation in progress The project has renewed the survey license for „ HRT Excavation with completed length of 220 kV Transmission line from powerhouse to 1. 2016 too added to the existing woes. Camp Facility. Adit 2 . „ Aggregate crushing plant has been installed 2.House Area:. manufacturing of major components/equipment are in progress and being delivered to site. 124 Nepal Electricity Authority . 2. „ Construction of Access Roads to Adit-1.1. invert lining. 2014 and the work operational now. followed by the „ Adit-1 tunnel (250m long. Contract agreement was made with M/s Andritz Hydro Private Limited. India on July 10. and operational. 2014 and „ Geological boreholes completed. „ Excavation. Adit 3.Powerhouse Excavation.1.1 Construction of Camp facilities for „ Power house excavation and support has Employer and Consultant been completed.112 meter is being carried out. commencement date was Feb 11. Adit-2 The detailed design is almost completed and and Surge Tank accomplished.1. The contract agreement with the LOT 1 contractor „ New Laboratory Building is completed and was made on Jan 01.

double circuit 220 kV transmission line from Gongar to New Khimti Sub-station. „ Powerhouse cavern III. The major components of the project are as follows: „ 22 m high and 60 m long diversion dam integrated Head-Works Excavation works with 35 m wide intake. 2017. 5. 2 Billion each.06 per unit at Commercial Ànancial resources. „ 47 km long and New completion date is 30th June 2019.08 Billion Nepal. and owing to these. is located in Bigu Rural Municipality. As per the separate loan agreements. Furthermore. „ 3 km long project was June 15. However.6 m diameter penstock of length 1. Nepal Telecom (NT). The project will generate 2.30 per unit throughout Sansthan (RBS) with stakes of 41%. The remaining 25% of equity capital have been EPF will invest NRs. The project is a daily peaking run-of-the river project of installed capacity 456 MW with a live storage volume sufÀcient for four hours daily peaking operation in the driest month.84%) and staffs of debtor institutions (2. the average purchase rates have been construction and operation of Upper Tamakoshi Àxed as NRs. After 9 years of COD with the company belong to NEA. „ Headrace been started and draft TOR is on the Process of tunnel having inverted D-shape section with 6m approval. as well as natural calamities.45km. NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 No.134m. vertical shaft Pelton Turbines. The project is being Ànanced 2% shares respectively.5 m). 3. portion. synchronous generators and 18 (plus 1 the construction schedule is shifted by two years spare) single phase transformers. CIT Project Features and RBS will provide loans of NRs.88%). Construction planning and scheduling (142m x 13m x 25 m) along with a transformer The planned commercial operation date of the cavern (167m x 13m x 17. 2% and the tenure of PPA.28%). 10 Billion as loan and NRs allocated to General Public (15%) and Residents 2 Billion as debenture in the project. „ Electro-mechanical equipment activities of project has been disturbed by social consisting of 6 nos. „ 3.281 GWh of energy annually with the available gross head of 822 m and design discharge of 66 m3/s. The company has already through debt-equity ratio of 70:30. the average purchase Citizen Investment Trust (CIT) and Rastriya Beema rate will remain as NRs.50 per unit for the base year Hydroelectric Project (UTKHEP) utilizing domestic (2010/11) and NRs 4. whereas of Dolakha district (10%). NEA and UTKHPL staffs concluded on 12 May 2011 for the required debt (3. NT will invest NRs. 6%. The majority shares (51%) of Operation Date (COD). UPPER TAMAKOSHI HYDROPOWER LIMITED (UTKHPL) Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) & Financial Arrangement UTKHPL was established on 09 March 2007 As per the PPA signed with NEA on 29 December as an autonomous public company for the 2010. construction tailrace tunnel. Government of Nepal (GoN) has UTKHEP. 6 Billion as loan. ward Nepal Electricity Authority 125 . x 6m size and length 8. annual escalation of 3%.1 of Dolakha district in Central Development Region of Nepal. 6 nos. 11. „ 225 m long and 26 Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) has m wide each twin settling basin. The Ànancial issued the shares to the contributors in Employees’ closure with all Ànancial institutions has been Provident Fund (17. Similarly. one of the national pride projects of decided to provide loan up to NRs.

the powerhouse of Sunkoshi power plant of NEA. The Contractor has completed all design the Project Site and a few electro-mechanical and fabrication works except for some additional equipments are temporarily stored in the premise works required after design modiÀcation.8% mechanical and electro-mechanical equipment.0% transportation of heavy consignment of hydro- 5 P/H and Transformer Caverns Concrete 83. The Lot 4 Contractor acquisition problem arised in the substation has completed 91% (116 out of 127) of tower site. 6 Tailrace Tunnel Concrete Lining Works 13. Lot 4 Contractor has 2017/18. 126 Nepal Electricity Authority . India Lot 3 .5% 2 Headrace Tunnel Excavation 93% A temporary diversion was made across 3 Powerhouse/Transformer Caverns 100. The project has achieved overall physical progress of 90.0% Sunkoshi River at Khadichaur to facilitate the Excavation 4 Tailrace Tunnel Excavation 100. Austria Electrical Works Lot 4 . Texmaco Rail & Engineering 2 mechanical Works Ltd.. erection of towers for the for unit 1 to 4 and water cooling systems for the transmission line. Contract Lot Name of Contractors Sinohydro Corporation Ltd. 1 Headworks Concrete 89. 1 Lot 1 . remaining civil works including installation foundation works. Project Status The project is being implemented with four separate contract lots listed as below: S. Main inlet valves foundation works.4% The Lot 2 Contractor has transported all branch The Lot 2 Contractor has installed second stage pipes as well as lower bend to the project site and embedded parts such as guide frames.Civil Works China Lot 2 – Hydro..Mechanical and 3 Andritz Hydro GmbH. However. also completed 11% (5km out of 47km) conductor The breakdown of progress in major Civil Works stringing works.N.Transmission 4 Line & Substation KEC International Ltd.5% by the end of the Àscal year 2073/74 (2016/17). sill beams has temporarily stored some penstock pipes in and wall plates of most of the Headworks Hydro..A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 as the gap funding during implementation of the project. The Lot of Sunkoshi Power plant. in spite of some land same have been installed. erected 76% (96 out of 127) of works are expected to be completed by Àscal year towers of transmission line. mechanical Equipment and also the branch pipes whereas the Lot 3 Contractor has transported from Unit 1 to Unit 4 in the Powerhouse have been most of the electro mechanical equipment to erected. India Works J/V Norconsult AS (Norway) –Lahmeyer International GmbH (Germany) has been entrusted as the Engineer/Consultant for construction supervision of the Project. The Lot 4 Contractor 3 Contractor has installed all six turbine spiral is continuously engaged with the remaining distributors as well as housings. The design and manufacturing of is as follows: most of the equipment to be installed in the New SN Project Components Progress Khimti Sub-station has been completed.

NEA: Member 3. NEA : Chairman 2. In addition. Lot 1 Contractor as the insuring party has lodged the interim claim of about 2. process has been initiated by submitting all required documents for additional USD 4 Million. a new Integrated Time Schedule comprising water on in Headrace Tunnel on 30 June 2018 and starting of generation from Àrst unit in July and starting of generation from all units in December 2018 has been established.0 Million. NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 TANAHU HYDROPOWER LIMITED Tanahu Hydropower Limited (THL) is established as a subsidiary company of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) in 2012 to develop Tanahu Hydropower Project (formerly. NEA: Member Project Cost & Schedule 4. 2015 under technical design modiÀcation etc. Dam Site of Tanahu Hydropower Project Nepal Electricity Authority 127 . The Detail Engineering in time and scope of works and also risks arisen Design of the project was conducted by J-Power due to various reasons such as earthquakes and from April 2011 to Sept. Directorate. the (ADB). THL: Member The approved cost estimate of the project prior Background of Project: to bidding of different construction lots and The feasibility study of the project was carried consultancy services in different stages was 456 out by NEA from July 2000 to July 2001. The management of THL is entrusted to a Board of Directors which is constituted as follows: 1. the Lot 3 Contractor has received the interim advance payment of USD 3 Million for placing the order of lost and damaged electro-mechanical equipment. Upper Seti Hydropower Project). In consideration of the delay of almost one year due to the earthquakes and blockade in the border. J-Power upgraded the MUS$ as of December 2016 because of increase Feasibility in June 2007. Similarly. The project cost has been forecasted as 512 Cooperation Agency (JICA). Under MUS$ excluding Interest during Construction the technical assistance of Japan International (IDC). under Erection All Risk (EAR) insurance policy. Finance Directorate. In accordance with the assistance from the Asian Development Bank Contractor All Risk (CAR) insurance policy. DMD.5 Billion Rupees for recovery of losses and damages due the devastating earthquake. DMD.4 Million as an advance payment for rectiÀcation of losses and damages caused by the earthquake and it is in the process for additional USD 2. Engg. Managing Director. The Lot 1 Contractor has received USD 2. Managing Director.


Key Features of Project: water lowering gates of size 3.8m x 3.8m, two sets
of sediment Áushing facilities of size 5m x 5m with
The Project site is located nearby Damauli,
steel liners and a 160m long steel penstock pipe.
the district headquarters of Tanahu District of
The electro-mechanical equipment consists of
two units of Francis Turbines with the maximum
output of 71.8MW each coupled with a three
phase synchronous generator of maximum output
82.3 MVA. A 36.9 km long 220 kV double circuits
Transmission line will evacuate the generated
power to the New Bharatpur Substation.
Additionally, the Project will electrify 18 VDCs of
the district with two new 33/11 kV sub-stations
through the Rural ElectriÀcation (RE) Program.

Funding Arrangement
Construction of Camp Facilities
The total project cost is estimated to be USD 505
Western Development Region, about 150 km
million as of January 2013.The project is being
west of Kathmandu. The storage type Project is
co-funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB),
envisaged to have an installed capacity of 140
the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
MW with a design discharge of 131 m3/s and a
and the European Investment Bank (EIB). The
gross head of 126 m. The average annual energy
Ànancing plan is shown below:
generation after outage is estimated to be 474.2
GWh, of which, the dry season Energy is 171.5 Source Amount in MUSD
GWh and the wet season Energy is 302.7 GWh. Asian Development Bank 150
Japan International Cooperation Agency 184
The Project is designed for minimum six hours of European Investment Bank 85
peaking operation even during the driest month Government of Nepal /Nepal Electricity 86
of the year. The main components of the Project Total 505
are as follows:
Project Supervision Consultant
„ A 140 m high concrete gravity dam with a
crest length of 215 m on Seti River creating Contract agreement was signed with M/S Lahmeyer
a reservoir with a total surface area of 7.26 International GmbH, in association with Manitoba
km2 at FSL of 415 masl; Hydro International as Project Supervision
Consultant (PSC) on June 29, 2015. The Consultant
„ A 1,162 m long 7.4 m diameter headrace
„ A 61.5 m high restricted oriÀce type surge
shaft of internal diameter 28m;
„ An underground powerhouse of dimensions
89m long x 22m wide x 44m high ;
„ A 243 m long 7.4m diameter tailrace tunnel to
discharge the tail water back into Seti River;

The hydro-mechanical equipment consists of four
spillway radial gates of size 12.8m x 18.7m, two Construction of 33/11 kV Sub-station

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will provide services for twelve years including 5 Access Road from Chapaghat to Dam Site
years of plant operation after the completion of the
In parallel, construction of the 3,234m long access
road from Chapaghat to Beni Patan (toward the
Bidding Process dam site area) is ongoing. Surfacing dressing
course (DBST) of 2,400m length from Chapaghat
After the pre-qualiÀcation process, THL issued a
to RCC Bridge has been completed. It is expected
notice of Invitation for Bids from eligible applicants
that this section of access road will be completed
for Package 1 (Headworks and River Diversion) and
by September, 2017.
Package 2 (Waterway, Powerhouse and Related
Equipment) on 01 February 2017. Out of 5 pre- Camp Facilities
qualiÀed bidders for Package 1, the following 3
All together 33 nos. of buildings, (28 nos. of
bidders submitted their bids on 17 May, 2017, the
residential buildings, 1 Guest house, 1 health
deadline for bid submission:
post, 2 restaurants and 1 guard house) are to be
„ M/S Jayprakash Associates Limited, India constructed for camp facilities. Foundation works
of 28 buildings have been completed so far. It is
„ China Gezhouba Group of Company, China
expected to complete the construction of camp
„ CMC Di Ravenna, Italy facilities by the end of December, 2017.
Similarly, out of 3 pre-qualiÀed bidders for Package Construction Power Sub-Station:
2, only the following 2 bidders submitted their bids
on 07 June 2017, the deadline for bid submission:
A 33/11 kV Sub-station of capacity 6/8 MVA for
construction power supply is under construction
„ CMC Di Ravenna, Italy nearby the camp site.
„ Sinohydro Corporation Limited, China
The received bids for both packages are being
Power transformer and all accessories have
evaluated by PSC and Bid Evaluation Committee
been delivered to the site and are in the phase
of THL. The Bidding Documents for Package-3
of installation. The control building along with
(Transmission Line & Sub-station) are being almost all civil works have been completed. It is
prepared by PSC. expected that the construction of the Sub-station
will be completed by October, 2017.
Pre-Construction Activities
Rock Mechanical Test inside Test Adit
Access Road from RCC Bridge to Powerhouse
Required preparatory works (including all core
Total length of access road from RCC Bridge to the
drilling) to carry out Rock Mechanical Tests are
powerhouse along the right bank of Seti River is
being carried out by Soil, Rock and Concrete
3,314m. The road from RCC Bridge to the camp
Laboratory (SRCL) of NEA. Five numbers of block
area is 2,000m long and the pavement surface will
shear tests have been completed, whereas
be Double Bituminous Surface Treatment (DBST).
Borehole Slotter Tests will be commenced, as
The construction of cross drainage and retaining
soon as the core drilling works are completed.
structures has been completed along with the
track opening up to the proposed powerhouse Power Purchase Agreement
site. After completion of Sub grade preparation,
As further processing of the PPA application,
laying sub-base and base course is being carried
NEA and THL have Ànalized the salient features
out. It is expected that this section of the road will
of the Project along with the Estimated Energy
be completed by the end of August, 2017.
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for power evacuation. Subsequently, THL has The compensation distribution will be continued
submitted the application for the Grid Connection in the current FY 2017/18.
Agreement. Presently, the Grid Impact Study
(GIS) of the Project is being carried out by System
Engagement of ESMSP
Planning Department of NEA as a pre-requisite for THL has established the Environmental and
the Grid Connection Agreement. Upon conclusion Social Monitoring Unit (ESMU) in order to
of the Grid Connection Agreement, negotiations implement the environmental monitoring and
for the PPA will be initiated. social safeguard activities. As provisioned in the
Project Administration Manual, an International
Supplementary EIA for Upgrading Generation Àrm as Environmental and Social Management
License from 127 MW to 140 MW: Service Provider (ESMSP) will be engaged for
THL has signed a contract with Environmental supporting ESMU. The EoI documents along with
& Social Study Department (ESSD) of NEA for the complete ToR have been submitted to the
carrying out required supplementary EIA. After ADB for approval. After receiving the concurrence
incorporating all comments from Department of from the ADB, the EoI notice for engagement of
Electricity Development (DOED) in SEIA prepared ESMSP will be issued.
by ESSD, Ministry of Energy has forwarded
the report to the Ministry of Population and
Future Development: Lower Seti (Tanahu) HEP:
Environment (MoPE) for the Ànal approval. THL envisages to further develop Lower Seti
After approval of SEIA by MoPE, the process for (Tanahu) Hydropower Project located about 15 km
upgrading the generation license from installed downstream of the tailrace of Tanahu Hydropower
capacity of 127 MW to 140 MW will be initiated. Project. The proposed project will utilize the
Áows of Madi Khola in addition to the regulated
SIEE for New Route Alignment of Transmission: discharge of Seti River from Tanahu Hydropower
THL has submitted the SIEE report prepared by Project. The installed capacity of the Project has
a Local Consultant- IESM to DoED for approval. been computed to be 92,000 kW with a design
A presentation was organized at DoED and the discharge of 130.8 m3/s and a gross head of 85
revised SIEE report has been submitted after m. The main components of the project are a 45
incorporating the comments received so far. After m high concrete gravity dam, a double chambered
the approval of the SIEE, construction license of underground desilting basis of size 180m x 16m
Damauli - Bharatpur 220 kV Transmission Line x 20m, a 5.5 km long headrace tunnel of 8m
will be issued by DOED. diameter, a 55 m high surge tank of diameter 18m,
a supported steel penstock of length 100m and a
Compensation Distribution for Land Acquisition surface powerhouse of dimensions 60m x 24m
After determination of the compensation rate x 43m on the right bank of Trishuli River nearby
by the Compensation Determination Committee Gaighat. THL has applied for the Survey License
(CDC), THL has distributed about NRs 450 million of Generation with the submission of required
for the land acquisition and resettlement costs documents along with license fees to DoED. Upon
within the reservoir area in the FY 2016/17. So receipt of the Survey License of Generation, THL
far, 215 affected households out of a total 335 intends to receive technical assistance from ADB/
affected HHs have collected their compensation JICA for preparation of Detail Project Report (DPR)
payment. of the Project.

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2x22 MVA Installed Capacity : 37MW Annual Energy Generation: 292. The Project Upper Trishuli 3B Hydroelectric Project is a cascade scheme of Upper Trishuli 3A Hydroelectric Project (60 MW).35 to 16. Project Status to commission the Project by March 2022. The equity share structure of the Company is as follows: „ Nepal Electricity Authority: 30 % „ Nepal Doorsanchar Company Limited: 30 % „ VDCs and DDCs of Nuwakot and Rasuwa: 5 % „ Financial institutions formed by the natives of Rasuwa and Nuwakot District: 5 % „ Natives of project affected districts (Nuwakot and Rasuwa): 10 % „ General Public: 15 % „ Employees of NEA and NDCL in proportion to employees ratio: 5% 2. The installed capacity of the Project is 37 MW and annual energy generation after outage is 292. Vertical Axis & 2 Nos.2 m (B) x 7. Key Features of the Project : Type of the project: Cascade Development of UT3A HEP Design Discharge (Q70): 51 m3/s Maximum Gross Head: 90 m Head Pond size : 29m(L) x 5. 132kV Single Circuit to Proposed Trishuli 3B Hub 3. Two Pre-QualiÀed Bidders were started accordingly.2~6m Powerhouse type and size: Surface. Turbine Unit Capacity: 19. Type & No: Francis.60 m x 14. NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 TRISHULI JAL VIDHYUT COMPANY LIMITED 1.59 GWh Dry Months(16 Mangsir-15 Jestha) Energy: 134.88 GWh Wet Months(16 Jestha-15 Mangsir) Energy: 157. Capacity & No: 3 phase Synchronous AC. 5.0 m x 28. The main objective of the Company is to develop the Upper Trishuli 3B Hydroelectric Project (37 MW) located in Nuwakot and Rasuwa District. The company aims submitted their Bids by the stipulated deadline Nepal Electricity Authority 131 .2 m Turbine.1 MW Generator. The current status of the project is as follows: Feasibility study of Upper Trishuli 3B HEP was completed by NEA in Àscal year 2007/08. Introduction Trishuli Jal Vidhyut Company Limited (TJVCL) was established in 2011 as a joint venture of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) and Nepal Doorsanchar Company Limited (NDCL). TJVCL „ Pre-QualiÀed Bidders were invited to submit furthered the study by conducting additional their Bids for “Engineering Procurement investigations and exploring different options Construction of Upper Trishuli 3B Hydroelectric having different capacities.2 to 11.8(H) m Headrace Tunnel length and size: 3666 m . 37. Dia. Voltage: 3 km. Both NEA and NDCL have equal equity shareholding in the Company.71 GWh Transmission line length . A scheme with 37 MW Project” vide “Invitation for Bids” notice installed capacity was selected for development published in Gorkhapatra daily on 27 and and different relevant and required processes 28 January 2017.59 GWh.

(i.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 „ The EIA of Upper Trishuli 3B Hydroelectric Project (37 MW) has been approved by the Ministry of Environment. Bid evaluation is going on at Hydroelectricity Investment & Development present. Company Limited and IL&FS Energy Development Company Limited) „ Signing on the Draft Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with NEA was done in June Dhalkebar . 16th September. „ The MoU between NEA and TJVCL for the construction of 3km transmission line through Trishuli 3B Hub Project has been signed.6m long Test Adit Tunnel which intersects PTCN respectively. „ Nepal Portion of line consists of 42. Development Company Limited (IEDCL) have subscribed 50%. residential buildings) at Project site has been completed. Process of countries. Tatha Bikas Company Ltd. Final signing (PTCN). implementation of 400 kV double circuit line interconnection between Muzaffarpur in India „ Construction of camp facilities (ofÀce and and Dhalkebar in Nepal.e. 2007) with the objective „ Company has signed “Indicative Term Sheet” of developing infrastructure. of 16 June 2017.Bhittamod Transmission Line 2017. management with the consortium of Nepalese Banks led & executing job related to transmission of by Nabil Bank and co-led by Jalvidhyut Lagani electricity. 2064 going on. Power Grid Corporation of India Limited. The Test Adit Two Joint Venture companies . (PTCN) was incorporated on Bhadra 30. 26%. Loan agreement will be signed as Company Limited (HIDCL) and IL&FS Energy soon as the PPA is concluded with NEA. as part of Ànancial Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL).one in India Tunnel is expected to be completed by August and other in Nepal were incorporated for 2017. objective of developing high voltage transmission interconnection system between Nepal and India „ Acquisition of private land required for for the mutual interest and beneÀt of both the the Project is almost complete. a subsidiary of Nepal Electricity of the PPA is expected to be concluded within Authority(NEA) was established with the main August 2017. closure for the debt portion required for the Hydroelectricity Investment & Development Project. The signed Draft PPA has already been Power Transmission Company Nepal Limited approved by both NEA and TJVCL. Power Transmission Company Nepal leasing of government land by the Company is Ltd.1 km 132 Nepal Electricity Authority . the Head Race Tunnel (HRT) at about HRT’s mid-point is under construction. Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA). POWER TRANSMISSION COMPANY NEPAL LIMITED (A Joint Venture company of Nepal Electricity Application of Shotcrete in Test Adit Tunnel Authority. 14% and 10% Shares of „ A 463. As per MoU 45% of the total cost shall be shared by NEA and 55% by TJVCL.

1 km long section of substation at Dhalkebar. The estimated cost of India portion is NR 3880 Mn (§ INR Dhalkebar .2 Million.a Joint Venture of IL&FS Energy Development Company Limited (IEDCL). Upon the completion of the 220 kV as Consultant. As per the agreement. 2007. 2014).11. this line is expected to Dhalkebar-Mujaffarpur 400 kV double circuit be charged at 220kV by Sep/Oct 2017.Bhittamod 400 kV Transmission Tower 2425 Mn) and debt funding of NRs 3313 under contingency arrangement in 19th Feb.a Joint Venture Company of NEA. and initially charged at 132kV voltage level Nepal Electricity Authority 133 . SJVN Limited and NEA . The 42. for execution of 400 kV Nepal India Cross Border Transmission Line. POWERGRID. Mn (§ INRs 2070 Mn) is tied through Power 2017. HIDCL & IEDCL The estimated revised cost of Nepal Portion of the project is NRs 1616 Mn (§ INRs 1010 Mn). Finance Corporation of India Ltd. NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 long from Nepal Border at Bhittamod to NEA Substation at Dhalkebar in Nepal has been implemented by ‘Power Transmission Company Nepal Limited’ (PTCN) . „ India portion of Line consists of about 86 kms from Muzaffarpur Substation of POWER GRID in Bihar to India Border at Sursand/Bhittamod has been implemented by‘Cross Border Power Transmission Company Limited’ (CPTC) . (PTCN) on 2070. NEA has signed Subsidiary Finance Agreement with Power Transmission Company Nepal Ltd. Contracts for EPC for both Nepal & India Portions were NEA is presently drawing 145 MW of power from awarded to M/s TATA Projects Limited and India through this line.27 (11th March. Nepal Transmission Line lying within the Nepalese would be able to draw around 270 MW of power territory was successfully constructed by PTCN through this line from India. Nepal Government & EXIM Bank of India has entered into a Loan agreement on September 14. where EXIM Bank agrees to provide 100 Million US Dollar to Nepal Government. NEA shall provide in Nepali currency amount equivalent to US Dollar 13. POWERGRID. Import of power through M/s KEC International Limited respectively this cross border Transmission line has been following the International Competitive major backbone in reducing the load shedding Bidding process undertaken by POWERGRID in Nepal. & is being funded in D: E as 70:30.

NEA Management Audit has incorporated the concept of Audit Committee The management audit covers the review and consisting of three members. condition managerial decision making. organization structure. The department holds regular ofÀces including Regional and Directorate ofÀces meetings and interactions with audit committee during FY 2016/17. The and reports of Ànal audit and conducting internal division carried out management audit of 60 audit functions. The committee is responsible management. Committee and Managing Director of NEA. and to provide audit of 46 ofÀces in the last FY. Among these audits. for reviewing the accounts. energy balance. preventive directorate-wise performance and to support as well as breakdown maintenance. Capacity Building Financial Audit A customized training program was conducted The Ànancial audit covers the audit of internal for senior and junior ofÀcers in Chennai. compliance with existing rules 134 Nepal Electricity Authority . which was in brief: excess of the initial target of 30. The total 128 budget centers were covered and management audits based on enterprise for both annual as well as half yearly audit out of risks. Ànancial discipline and fairness of Ànancial statements. Ànancial audit is performed basically Technical Audit to help the Ànal audit which is mandatory by law. technical out. Audit Committee A vehicle audit team has been set up under technical audit division which conducted vehicle As per international practices. The technical audit covers the audit of technical and other audits are performed to evaluate the norms and standards. guided by the annual audit of FY 2015/16. headed by a implementations of managerial plans. policies. conducting and yearly Ànancial audit for FY 2016/17 were carried monitoring & evaluation of Ànancial. During FY 2016/17. monitoring and electricity loss as per the guidelines The division-wise summaries of the audits available. The Internal Audit Department.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 CENTRAL ACTIVITIES INTERNAL AUDIT DEPARTMENT and regulations. was completed and Audit Committee and headed by the Director is the annual audit report was submitted and half responsible for the planning. Ànancial statements accountability and monitoring & evaluation. The division carried out technical audits performed during FY 2016/17 are given below in of 35 ofÀces during FY 2016/17. independency to the internal audit system as well as to improve corporate governance. job analysis. programs and targets. member of the NEA Board and two peripheral procedures. for their directions on matters related to audit. The department performs the aforesaid 228 (including project ofÀces) budget centers of audits on quarterly basis and reports to the Audit NEA. India by control system. procurement sectorial experts.

Division has also conducted activities as The Secretary at the Ministry of Energy has been directed by Managing Director. Challenges and wrong connection. The Division 2072. Mr Suman Prasad Sharma chaired it upto has also aimed at the control of stock units. aspects of internal audit. C. tampering. India during June. In few consumers. Important of which 59% were found with remarks. demand leakage. different Distribution Centers of Distribution and Consumer Services Directorate of NEA. after taking over as the Major Activities and Achievements of FY 2073-074: Secretary at the Ministry of Energy. to attract and retain TOD meter installed and 350 consumers with good auditors thereby increasing the overall whole current meter installed under different effectiveness of the internal controls of NEA. of monitoring./P. inspection and data download of rural community consumers. the Division had must be some kind of incentive to the auditors. Beside the annual NEA BOARD MATTERS target. wrong MF calculation. NEA. theft. relating to and for the beneÀt of NEA were taken. display outage of meter Ànancial by laws and other signiÀcant decisions and pilferage of energy meter. and inspection activities of the consumers in 35 2073. Loss & Leakage Control Activities: A total of 1382 whole current meters were The Loss Reduction Division led by Manager is inspected this year. 2073. The Regional ofÀces. wrong multiplying factor (MF) calculation. 72% of which were found with entrusted with the responsibility to control the remarks. Anup Kumar Upadhyay. demand leakage and direct tapping from the secondary side of transformer were also LOSS REDUCTION DIVISION observed. Division has also set a target mobility and effectiveness of auditors. The major focus has been department also lacks the required support like given to Industrial consumers as they are few equipment. performance based unit.T. evaluation system. out 734 to 757) Board Meetings were held. The Division July 2017 to enhance their auditing skills and is dedicated towards supporting in additional transfer professional knowledge related to various revenue generation by controlling electricity theft. and as per chairing the NEA Board meetings since Poush 10. The major remarks found among the electricity theft. pilferage. The main hurdle faced by the Internal Audit Department is the shortage of manpower. The major decisions relating to Company formulation. raid operations as and when required. This year In the past Àscal year 2073/074 a total of 24 (no.T outage. became the Chairman of NEA Board of Directors and has been This year Division has performed its monitoring chairing the Board Meetings since 28 Bhadra. the 735th meeting held on Shrawan 4. set a target to inspect 500 consumers with as a motivational factor. employees’ services and inappropriate time-slot. energy leakage and loss. Division whole current meters were demand leakage due has been conducting activities that involve to oversized fuse or MCB or no MCB at all. remarks found during inspection were reverse Ànancial restructuring. around 575 TOD meters have been inspected. Mr demand leakage and pilferage in energy meters. CENTRAL ACTIVITIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 National Productivity Council. pilferage inspection of energy meters and conducting Àeld Nepal Electricity Authority 135 . CT/PT outage. There In the Àscal year 2073/074. Target of Loss Reduction Division of FY 2073-074: both qualitatively and quantitatively. vehicles to carry out internal audit in numbers but consume energy at par with the effectively which has seriously jeopardized the domestic category. the complaints received from public.

current Of¿ce meter meter inspected Whole TOD inspected current 1 Biratnagar 120 106 78 28 2 Janakpur 253 29 221 21 3 Hetauda 242 144 105 117 4 Kathmandu 369 83 293 39 5 Pokhara 252 68 157 54 6 Butwal 116 108 110 47 7 Nepalgunj 30 37 30 35 Total 1382 575 994 341 Assessment of Electrical equipments during Loss Reduction Campaign Units recovered from theft under recommendation for billing by the Division to concerned Regional OfÀces and Distribution Centre: DC Units Amount (Rs) Remarks Meter type Tandi 1566 16665.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 of meter and stock units.5 Meter Bypass Gaushala 24170 168366.5 Meter Bypass Total 104850 663974.N. The key statistics are given in the following tables: Number Remarks Number of whole Regional of TOD S.5 Meter Bypass Bhairahawa 23668 228812.8 Meter Bypass 3 phase whole current Malangwa 29872 72507.5 Meter Bypass Total of the several remarks found in energy meters during Àeld raid: S.2 Meter Bypass Gaushala 25574 177622.N Remarks Total 1 Bad Condition of meter 27 2 Theft/Bypass/Leakage 21 3 Seal Absent 593 4 High rated/No MCCB 615 5 TOD meter required to be installed 57 6 Meter in stop condition 6 7 Demand Leakage 66 8 HT metering Unit required to be installed 66 9 CT/VT outage 25 10 Display out 1 11 Reverse energy and connection 80 12 Inappropriate Time-slot 6 13 Wrong MF calculation 5 14 Stock units 14 136 Nepal Electricity Authority .

social events & Employees Status FY 2016/2017 Approved Position ExistingSituation Level Service Daily/Wages Regular Project Total Permanent Periodical Total contract Managing Director 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 DMD(Level 12) 9 0 9 2 0 0 2 Of¿cer Level Technical 1248 113 1361 1062 0 1 1063 (Level 6-11) Non-tech 582 23 605 540 1 0 541 Total 1830 136 1966 1602 1 1 1604 Assistant Technical 5883 0 5883 4127 22 39 4188 (Level 1-5) Non-tech 3284 0 3284 2528 12 17 2557 Total 9167 0 9167 6284 34 56 6372 Grand Total 11006 136 11142 8259 35 57 8351 employes’s transfer associated activities etc. seminars. During the year under review. compulsory retirement 278. voluntary retirements namely. resignation 80 Services Department. logistic stand at 11.68.282 Likewise. workshops and sponsorship was provied to 1 employees (Rs. terminations from job 3. ADMINISTRATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 ADMINISTRATION DIRECTORATE Administration Directorate is responsible The total numbers of aporved position in NEA for human resource management. public relations end of F/Y 2016/17 remained 8259 Remaining enhancement. of job description and job speciÀcation based on Staff welfare loan including land/ house job analysis. Human Resources Department. purchase.10. property menegement.000/-) Life of educational program intended to human insurance scheme of organization beneÀted 409 resource development.10.453/59 Nepal Electricity Authority 137 . preparation withheld. 76. house maintenance.15. HUMAN RESOURCE DEPARTMENT Regarding the Departmental Action Activities. Each department is led life. promotion related activities of the organization. retirement 1. Legal Department and and 23 employees passed way during service Recruitment Department. This rituals was agreed to 972 empioyees amounting departmant is also responsible for managing Rs. cancellation of appointment 1 and force by a Director. legal service and recruitment & vacant positions are in the process of recuritmane.142 whereas working staff by the support.29. Natural disaster grant training. 440 employees This Directorate is lead by Deputy Managing got retirement and this retirement comprises of Director and supported by four departments. staff welfare. General 54. Human Resource Department is basically 18 employees were suspended from the job and responsible for human resources managment annual increment (grade) of 2 employees were activities like manpower planning. disciplinary actions. employees with amount of 20.

12 announcement. vacancy country. Likewise. The publication Vidyut and public relation and public Department also involves in various negotiations grievance handing functions. coordinaton of NEA NEA management where and when necessary. Record keeping. regulations. SMS and other channels. documents and provide necessary support to concerned ofÀces for defense against LEGAL DEPARTMENT encroachment and misuse of land property. safeguarding of related competition under process. provied medical assistance for treatment of Hard 501 on the process of result at various level Disease. 169 support and security management of corporate on performance evaluation basis. Department is also actively Similary. Similarly NEA has 982 vehiciles in representation to the various committees formed service throughout the country.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 During the period under review 5 employees had performer emmployees. it furnishes staff promotion function participating in arbitration deed to resolve the through internal competition and performance disputes mostly related to project construction computation to upgrade competent and high contracts. 1463 people selected as successful 661 got medical facilities amount altogether candidate passing through the different level 1. procedures in running condition. The Department NEA has 31707-11-3-0 Ropani land spread all ovr also provides legal assistance through the the country. Of them. 133 responsible for vehicle managment. legal cases of NEA in different courts of the country and abroad for dispute resolution. NEA Management & other departments. examination coordination and gone against NEA and 78 cases are waiting for selection of competent and deserving canidate.56.2. etc of the organization. It provies legal advice to the of events management. 302 GENERAL SERVICE DEPARTMENT employees of different levels were recommended General Service Department (GSD) is basically for promotion to higher level. 138 Nepal Electricity Authority . Of which. and 277 on the process of free competition examinations at verious level. RECRUITMENT DEPARTMENT During the year under review. In the year under for power purchase and contract agreements. 860 are for formulation of rules.42/-. 542 complaints were settled. Out of Another vital area of its participation is to defend those. 101 on internal ofÀce. logistic employees were promoted on seniority basis. 45 verdicts came in favor of NEA. Kaj Kiriya Anudan given away examinations and recommended for appointment to 383 employees and 18 employees had been in NEA's permanent service at different positions. courts judgment.88. the Department Recruitment Department is basically responsible provided 120 numbers of legal advices to the for recruitment and promotion of the employees. During the year in review been granted accidental insurance amount and period. review 625 grievancesw were lodged through toil free number. The The Legal Department is responsible for dealing Department is also entrussdted with responsibility with legal matters. Out The major functions of this department are of 57 cases registered in different courts of the syllabus preparation and update.

133. Completion of Dhalkebar – Bhittamod commissioning of power plants about 116 MW by 400 KV Cross Border Transmission Line made Independent Power Producers (IPPs) and capacity possible to import additional energy from India up increment in import of power from India up to to 140 MW. These operational management.777.17 GWh as compared project ofÀce. capacity which contributed higher energy availability to the distribution system. The Ànance wing is also responsible and Ànancial improvement measures helped NEA for Ànancial planning. control and monitoring to achieve operating surplus of NRs. power supply and Departments are headed by an individual Director Ànancial results after years' long distressing responsible for its functional areas of operation performance. This became possible minimize long prevailed load shedding in the by efÀcient demand side management. Total import from India constituted 370 MW. Both in terms of electricity sales.175. Institutional Strengthening Project. to actual generation of 2. 4. Kathmandu GWh additional energy from IPPs including 232 Valley including other major cities turned into load GWh from newly commissioned Upper Marsyangdi shedding free and remaining parts of the country (50 MW) and Modi (25 MW). These infrastructures helped for GWh. NEA experienced reasonably progressive year are structured to support the Ànance wing.777. During the year. Integrated Financial Management Information Middle Marshyangdi and Marshyangdi power System (IFMIS) and Nepal Financial Reporting plants operated in their designed generation Standards (NFRS) under Accounts Department. Managing Director (DMD). During the year long awaited projects 2. budgetary control and treasury improve Ànancial health of NEA.Dhalkebar and Chapali substations were against the previous year's import of 1. The year 2016/17 remained successful year for Nepal Electricity Authority in terms of minimizing Total energy purchased during the year stood at load shedding.305.657. A separate power plant recorded 2. Upward functions of NEA. new country. accounting losses contributed to enhance revenue and system operation.00 performance and Ànancial health. is responsible for During the year. Energy generation from NEA's hydro and report directly to the DMD.68 completed. NEA purchased 611. FINANCE DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 FINANCE DIRECTORATE The Finance Directorate. namely Accounts Department and Corporate Finance Department.35 % excess import Khimti. improvement in operational 1. GoN endorsed new Ànancial carrying out overall Ànancial and accounting restructuring proposal submitted by NEA. Finance. million in FY 2016/17.39 at corporate level of decision-making process. Two functional departments. Kaligandaki A.24 GWh from IPPs. Key responsibility areas revision of retail tariff and reduction of system include revenue administration.04 GWh which was 22.14 GWh in previous has been placed in operation to implement year 2015/16. headed by a Deputy further evacuation of power to Kathmandu Valley. NEA felt a minimum load shedding as compared to increased power import from India in order to previous year 2015/16. Similarly. NEA succeeded to increase total availability Nepal Electricity Authority 139 .

82 million. form of surcharge. 1.88 % from 25. Energy supplied by IPPs and import from India total income including income from non-core constituted 28. Out business activities reached to NRs.21% as of the units were considered as technical and compared to the corresponding year. 1.85%.43% gross revenue by domestic consumers stands higher than the previous year.09 million reform programs and administrative restructuring for the year 2016/17. NEA earned NRs.21 resulted into increase in distribution costs from milliion in FY 2015/16. system in Kathmandu valley & other cities that 46. During the year.90%.84 GWh energy as sold to in the previous year 2015/16.087. NEA initiated substantial efforts to minimize NEA’s total operating expenses increased from leakage by implementing distribution system NRs. Other growth included an increase in retail tariff. Despite the growth in total availability of energy in NEA received NRs.50 million and 1. Out of by about NRs.76%. consumer volume but contributes 35.72 million measured 45% higher as compared to the respectively.457.24% due to payment million including community and bulk buyer. The factors behind this NRs.58 million in the previous consumers increased from 2.48 of the total available energy. Major growth in operating activities which brought positive impact on loss expenses was experienced under the head of reduction by 2.42% of entire increase in energy purchased of 34. Similarly. 917. dividend.54 million measured only 4. contribution to the million for power purchase which became 27. non-technical losses. royalty energy availability in the system and reduction in and administration that remained NRs. previous year sales revenue and individual growth in domestic and industrial consumer category Interest cost on long term borrowing reduced noted 41.457. Interest expense for the year calculated 140 Nepal Electricity Authority .257. growth in at only 41. loans and as dividend 36.96% share of entire element since long. NEA's year.85% and 35. During the review period.73 period.15 total gross revenue. 4. 5. NEA's own contribution got reduced to income on bank deposits. lease rent and sale of goods and services.200 million due to reduction in the total gross revenue. Power Domestic consumers continued to be the largest purchase cost continued to be the largest cost consumer category with 93.61% respectively.98 system losses.073.671.40% and 34.82 GWh by improving its own power plants and adding million from non-core business activities in a more purchased energy from IPPs and India.53 million to NRs. Additionally.76% respectively. 35.93 million as interest the system. higher operating expenses included generation.140.907. On the other side.144. 967.78% to 22. 1. generation expense.15 interest rate from 8% to 5% for the GoN funded million as rebate in order to inspire consumer to loans and conversion of some loan into equity pay their electricity bills earlier than given credit shares. NEA allowed NRs. 2.306.26 year with a growth of 74. Likewise.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 of energy in the distribution system to 6. The growth in the the consumers and station consumption and rest overall income was maintained at 43. interest.824.094.823. 45.773.61% to the transmission cost increased to NRs. and transmission and distribution expense. 36.66 million in FY 2016/17 from 31. NEA's billing system million as compared to NRs.02% in the previous income from investment in subsidiaries. NEA NEA achieved attractive growth in total revenue increased expenses for strengthening distribution from sale of electricity amounting to NRs.229.34 consumers’ base.97 million to 3.35 to NRs.084. 7.84% as compared to 42. 50. Overall growth in sales revenue million. of wheeling charge for power import through Cross Boarder Transmission Line. NEA's total million from NRs. However. 28. power purchase cost. 1. NEA paid NRs. However. During the year.572. Industrial power purchase cost still remained less than the consumer category holds only 1.

construction generation projects of CHPL holds GoN instructed the Ministry of Finance to clear direct equity investment ranging from 10% to 18%.19 million in FY 2015/16.60 million in Chilime Hydro Power 3. Ànancial returns of those assets are corresponding Ànancial year.00 to generation. the previous dues payable by local bodies up to During the year.651. medical facilities and progress reached to NRs. During the year.92 million from NRs.39 million as compared to NRs. being the promoter of four under signiÀcant increase in sales revenue.434.335 under the category foreign exchange translation gain of NRs. 13. 22. Net carrying amount of PPE reached 5.879. Likewise. namely in system losses.079. 489. project completion schedule. million towards long term employee liabilities in Accumulated investment in capital works in respect of gratuity. plant and equipment (PPE) constitute Sanjen and Rasuwagadi reached to NRs. Chameliyagadh (30 MW).204.64 million for the year beneÀt plan scheme. Trishuli 3A (60 MW) and transmission power in major cities all contributed to decrease line projects of different voltage level and rural Ànancial losses for the year under review. 14. associates. minor increase in to NRs.388.. 30 million in the Àscal year 2073/74 and also directed NEA Middle Bhotekoshi Co. NRs. The major 8. community electriÀcations in the various parts of Despite the huge reduction in Ànancial losses the country. plant and 2016/17.232 million respectively. transmission and distribution.73 million. of NRs. the largest component of NEA's return generating NRs. FINANCE DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 as NRs. bodies. ventures and others reached NRs.02 million. NEA. a subsidiary company due to the non-recovery of government dues and of NEA. 365 and NRs. power import in lower rate.59 million against NRs. 90.250.890.595. 3. 25. Reduction investment is in hydroelectricity projects. NEA's accumulated losses still Investment in subsidiaries. foreign loan and NEA experienced remarkable improvement grants and NEA's internal cash generation.590.58 million to recover the electricity bill directly from local in Rasuwagadhi Hydro Power Co.36 electriÀcation projects resulting in additional million in previous Ànancial year.05 million at the end of the NEA holds 51% of equity investment at a cost Ànancial year. and equipment. 1.350. NEA recorded capitalization of NRs. NRs. 2016/17. plant. 978. 30.23 million at the end of the FY depreciation expenses on property. NEA invested signiÀcant taken on Kulekhani Disaster Prevention Project.21 million as compared to previous year Company Limited (CHPCL). 66. The sources of investment included government equity and loan.73 million with accumulated leave facilities under employees' addition of NRs. Ltd. assets. 600.07 million in the year 2016/17. Kulekhani III (14 increment in retail tariff and continuous supply of MW). 5. Property.554. pension. 3.939. NEA completed various equipment resulted depreciation cost amounting distribution system reinforcement and rural area to NRs. amount of resources in various projects relating NEA estimated provision of NRs. joint appears to be NRs. However. During the year. 83. NEA invested NRs.247. and NRs. Nepal Electricity Authority 141 .14 million in Sanjen Hydro Power Company Ltd. 493. 2. Ltd.08 of property. Total receivables increased by NRs. Net loss for the not being obtained due to considerable delays in year reduced to NRs. 3. The total trade receivables including dues from NEA increased its investment in subsidiaries government ofÀces and local bodies remained and other companies by NRs. 3. Total equity investment in Middle Bhotekoshi.39 million. in its operating performance as compared to However. million in FY 2016/17 due to Áuctuation of Japanese Yen vis-a-vis Nepali Rupees for the loan During the review period. and adjustment of subsidies for power import loss from India.

invested NRs. Council of ministers via its cabinet decision (cabinet meeting no. 143. converting foreign grants into share Ltd. 1. Raghugunga Hydropower. In addition to this. 4. Collection Period (ACP) (<3month). Doodhkoshi Jalabidhyut.37 in Power Transmission Company Nepal capital into operating income which was previously Ltd. 6. 12. Debt Service signiÀcant investment in a form of equity and loan Coverage Ratio (DSCR) (1. 1. 967 million towards royalties and paid NRs. Modi Jalabidhyut. 310 million in Citizen capital. Accordingly. reducing interest rate from 8% to 5% for GoN NEA maintained its loan investment of NRs. Nepal Power Trading. NRs. NEA Engineering.11 million increasing authorized share capital to NRs. Newly registered NRs. Aandhikhola Power. Tower in respect of borrowing from the donor agencies.830 million as interest on long term loan to GoN Tamakoshi Jalabidhyut.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 During the year. adjustments of accumulated loss by NRs. NEA invested NRs. Major decisions included Hydro Company Ltd. Major covenants related to Ànancial performance These newly incorporated companies require are Rate of Return (RoR) (6%).90 million as equity and NRs.2 times). transmission. total long-term performance to meet loan covenants set by the borrowings from GoN. at the end of FY 2016/17. reached to NRs.805 million as long-term loan allowed NEA to increase electricity tariff by about 142 Nepal Electricity Authority . and Pole Production and Transformer Production. in Cross Border Power Transmission Company 125 billion.376 million.341.21 million from NRs. and and Butwal Power Company Ltd. 14.30 million as share capital in necessary accounting adjustments have been Electricity Generation Company Ltd.199 million respectively. NEA distribution. incurred towards employees beneÀt.347. Additionally. At the end of the in the FY 2016/17.. NEA could not achieve required Ànancial At the end of the Ànancial year.000 million as long-term loans Tamakoshi Hydro Power Co. 14.670 million against long term subsequently registered 12 companies in loan to the GoN. Uttargunga NEA is required to achieve a number of covenants Power. and NRs. donor agencies provided holds 41% interest in equity share capital in Upper around NRs. Tamor Power.64 million in FY 2016/17.71 million as long-term loan.484. 11/074) dated 2074/02/09 Similarly. converting the power import cost payable Investment Trust against the future liabilities to GoN from Tanakpur point into share capital. NEA reimbursed for import loss from India. 225.87 and from GoN internal source to invest in different NRs. During the year. 111. Average in the succeeding Ànancial years. treasury. Ltd. 3. 117. total investment in Upper Tamakoshi provided NRs. and holds rest of the investments in various of long term borrowing into equity share and subsidiaries and associate companies. NEA contributed Company Registrar OfÀce. Likewise. NEA Electricity Tariff Fixation Commission (ETFC) received NRs. Ànancing.625 and NRs. companies included Upper Arun Hydro Electric. and deposited NRs. NEA decided to adopt company model to develop its existing projects and NEA repaid NRs. Ltd. During the year. 14. NEA received NRs. funded loans and allowing NEA to reverse share 808.303. 996 million in Tanahu Proposal of NEA. During the year. GoN also FY 2016/17. the main source of project funding agencies. 3. 5. respectively.57 million as cash dividend from CHPCL projects relating to generation.388 million as equity investment Hydro Power Company Limited reached NRs. 16. conversion Ltd. 35 million in Trishuli has endorsed the New Financial Restructuring Hydro Power Co. Likewise. and Betan made in the books which affected an increase in Karnali Sanchayakarta Hydropower Company equity capital by NRs. in NEA.

NEA expects to settle long pending audit Nepal Electricity Authority 143 . such increment in tariff is felt brought since FY 1993/94. Fellow Chartered control system. Mr. qualiÀcations of NRs. preparatory works have been completed to income tax assessment up to the FY 2012/13. 1. Parakram Nath Sharma. which is to be settled by Large Tax Payer's NEA.500 million as advance national bidding process to implement NFRS in tax. NEA has recently management to settle by complying applicable proposed for upward revision of overall retail tariff. OfÀce. 1. to carry out statutory audit for Integrated Financial Management Information the Ànancial year 2016/17. Gyanendra Bahadur accounting and management decision support Bhari and Mr. Accordingly. Consultation with World Bank is in Accountants jointly completed the statutory audit progress to select short term consultancy services for the year 2015/16. Mr. It plans to introduce modern IT based Accountant. FINANCE DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 15 % on an average with effective from July. OfÀce of the Auditor General has appointed Mr. NEA is in a process of strengthening Ànancial Nanda Kishor Sharma. The auditors have System (IFMIS). accounting and internal Mr. During the Large Tax Payer's OfÀce has concluded Ànal year. Sudarshan Raj Pandey and Ànancial management. rules and procedures. implementing time bound action plan. is a mandatory obligation from Àscal year 2016/17 for public sector entities. engage professional Àrms through competitive NEA has deposited Rs. NEA Board periodically insufÀcient to Àll a huge gap between cost of reviews the audit qualiÀcations and instructs the sales and retail tariff. Institutional commenced their audit procedures by attending Strengthening Project is under implementation physical veriÀcation and submitting audit-planning with the assistance from World Bank to strengthen memorandum. NEA has submitted the to procure IT system integrator.15 million which is being 2016. Management is in a process The proposal is under consideration of ETFC for of resolving policy related audit qualiÀcations by appropriate decision. However. Implementation approved Ànancial statements to the auditors for of Nepal Financial Reporting Standards (NFRS) issuing Ànal audit report. Chartered system. Therefore. Hem Kumar KaÁe.

777. NRs.64 6.) 46.09) (1.239.98) 5.229.90 25. NRs.00 200.257.28 0.) 1.00 9.56 26.07 (kWh)** Average Price of Electricity (NRs.68 397.249.385.13 490.484.572.879.06 Thermal Generation (GWh) 0.55 Transmission Expenses (M.21 111.911.55) (6.087.66 31.14 Purchased Energy (GWh) .715.19) 7.73 (1.69 3.00 2.30 58. NRs.10 1.824.) 3.19 49.73 5.43 Royalty (M.85 36.37 (559.09 1.21 14.332.03 8.46) (14.30) Peak Load Interconnected System (GWh) 1.96) (8.10 (0.48 35.59 23.47 31.) 1.14 172.671.02 28.36 97.24 Distribution Expenses (M.484.683.37 9.23 Depreciation Expenses (M.61 11.23 2.28 Operating Surplus (M.) 4.59 (0.99) Long-Term Loans (M.200.907.54 15.250.08) Exported Energy (GWh) 2. NRs.23 88.17) Note: *Provisional ¿gures.27 (88.320.47 Annual Average Consumer's Consumption 1. NRs. NRs.36 213.82 3.218.) 1.180.88) (11.306.53 3.175. NRs.32) IPPs (NRs.34 22.48 (1. NRs.073.33 835.35 .05) Provision for Employee bene¿ts 2.657.554.204.651.466. Plant & Equipment (M./kWh) Average Power Purchase Rate (NRs.57 5.077.) 45. NRs.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Nepal Electricity Authority Highlights of FY 2016/17 Increase/(Decrease) Description FY 2017* FY 2016 Amount % Revenue Net Sale of Electricity (M.78 (2.786.236 9.74 Total Operating Expenses (M.058.) 967.53 9.71 Total Sales of Electricity (GWh) 4.124.303.NRs. NRs.56) (166.57 74.969.39 5.21 Operating Expenses: - Generation Expenses (M.NRs.) (978.14 1.333.12 12.82 5.13 84.24 1.93 43.55 Net Property.576 288.24 Total Available Electric Energy (GWh) 6.776.00 Income from other Services (M.04 1.60) Self Consumption (GWh) 48.823.671.15 1.85 Cost of Service (NRs.166.97 1.15 (0.084.72 1.) 4.98 1.90 Number of Consumers 3.777. **On internal sales ***On total purchase 144 Nepal Electricity Authority .59 3.63) Foreign exchange translation losses/(Gain) (493.91 (0. NRs.180.718.) 117.14 7.09 36.18 1.India 2.25 NEA Hydro Generation (GWh) 2.92) (8.58 88.58 812. Administration Expenses (M.82 Power Purchase (M.) 50.73 1.39) (5.36 22.84 3.95 27.57 (0.39 6.85 8.773.812 2.34) (23.00 52.Nepal (Internal) 1.24 611.16) Net System Losses (Percentage) 22.00 7. /kWh) 10.32) Interest on Long-Term Loans (M.155.08) 746.39 Average Power Purchase Rate from 7.013.) 3.457./kWh) Average Power Purchase Rate 7.133.) 7./kWh) 9.457.17 2.35 1.56 28.82 17.890.36 7.49 25.305.20 7.08 0.44 45.094.82 1.252.80 4.) 28.50 883. NRs.) 90.90) from India (NRs.257.20 257.14 1. NRs.06) (2.71 Total Revenue (M.521.44 Internal Sold/Utilised (GWh) 4.25 (1./kWh)*** 7.057.76 Net Income/(Loss) (M. NRs.444.39 (1.

12 1.84 97.65 2.68 Accumulated Pro¿ts (Loss) (30.*Provisional ¿gures 145 FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 .20 693.70 15.300.231.01 Total Non-Current Liabilities 118.140.81 184.45 17. .60 16.534.905.52 14.60 6.766.19 6.288.359.65 79.497.00 1.09 117.72 1.15 23.951.60 10.47 85.04 176.52 26.55 123.16) (9.15 Prepaid.602.69 25.22 29.960.484.691.280.66 53.80 137.431.510.71 84.843.20 120.00 1.33 210.659.683.319.36) (14.728.021.691.494.520.30 33.75 163.848.445.13 2.82 108.871.016.78 2.07 44.13 149.80 137.36 55.38 Total Current Liabilities 73.82 108.908.00 (21.677.550.99 3.782.36 19.951.85 98.85 Current Liabilities Borrowings .45 13.699.330.832.02 5.951.63 81.00 3.376. Nepal Electricity Authority Statement of Financial Position as at July 15.90 37.03 11.402.44 25.05 58.96 99.955.44 3.20 62.936.089.55 Nepal Electricity Authority Total Liabilities 192.873.24 2.45 29.21 111.46 35.47 13.260.20 791.804.186.45 9.26 6.65 113.03 17.412.93 2.244.13 14.09 69.48 2.75 37.721.759.25 32.34 143.09 27.706.34 11.350.859.73 66.00 1.178.807.422.90 31.09 58.61 7.22 33.407.33 210.41 1.866.97 Reserves and Accumulated Pro¿ts Reserve 2.162.466.33 112.040.17 6.049.368.45 21.742.909.993.303.39) (34.42 111.85 58.684.034.481.05 17.946.596.56 36.05 84.230.951.159.37 189.460.238.99 2.788.00 250.87 75.87 1.015.800.14 2.609.40 72.37 189.28 83.65 1.372.644.70 3.20 693.159.364.085.98 11.20 693.45 51.388.40 63.561.50 52.58 1.500.39 46.82 4.415.80 3.22 24.40 Total Equity and Liabilities 238.90 65.47 83. 2017 (NRs.91 12.527.57 4.07 21.585.80 3.729.98 2.930.097.45 22.647.52 Total Non-Current Assets 199.51 Current Assets :- Inventories 3. 700.46 28.14 27.60 2.169.78 2.13 100.97) 0.359.631.59 Note:.576.875.03 1.309.64 98.24 149.64 138.20 693.062.651.037.93 39.238.773.939. .052.544.717.74 3.082.17 165.09 117.19 Non-Current Liabilities Borrowings 117.523.062.62 25.74 4.543.495.367.550.037.985.434.95 32.53 1.714.222.82 21.198.523.751.46 126.72 Total Current Assets 38.83 2.20 693.032.05 11.55 1.521.407.83) (8.47) (25.697.58) (13.46 126.17 Provisions 23.77 33.17 4.89 68.57 4.983.384.59 Equity and Liabilities Capital and Reserves Share Capital 74.089.08 82.501.058.71 21. Loans & Advances and Deposits 4.233.591.998.854.00 FINANCE DIRECTORATE Sundry Creditors and Other Payables 50.524.20 693.03 6.033.800.24 2.502. in million) Particulars 2017* 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 Assets Non Current Assets Property.689.621.290.00 27.94 51.261.57 103.325.512.23 88.33 18.52 26.09 86.637.13 Trade and other Receivables Total Equity 47.694.721.337.67 58.008.919. 790.780.927.609.545.76 1.48 21.10 89.91 130.608. 75.725.02 3.28 Capital Work in Progress 83.909.693.501.45 45.86 54.17 29.022.981.922.105.28 3.052.988.81 38.71 Investments 25.20 693.200.45 19.56 44.47 7.08 Total Assets 238.664.259.86 49.42) (20.20 693.780.73 98.689.50 27.996.631.84 Deferred Tax 693.724.984.85 1.08 Cash and Cash Equivalents 15.11 87.361.825.24 162.680.17 165.238.924.84 9.324.755. Plant & Equipment 90.204.73 5.512.74 2.65 52.56 5.41 3.464.439.855.07 3.

00 2.46 11.69 6.68 3.869.01 2.97 3.808.76) (6.18 3.33 3.97 8.106.20 1.13 1.59 3.524.333.51 4.689.37 Depreciation 3.205.68) (112.90 1.437.26 2.26 4.879.98 1.554.168.18 Transmission 1.01 Administrative Expenses 1.49 941.110.63 519.156.685.087.00 2.147.902.68) (168.45 416.050.93 15.246.50 883.947.21 4.36 3.92) Note:.65 2.228.76 849.42 1.575.38 866.39 5.249.92) (8. in million) A YEAR IN REVIEW Particulars 2017* 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 Sales 46.74 421.629.383. Nepal Electricity Authority 146 Income Statement for the year ended July 15.67 813.457.50 973.76 Nepal Electricity Authority Power Purchase 28. .354.354.36) (3.54 7.56 Other Income 4.510.48 4.670.04 FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Royalty 967.79) (323.15 3.33 2.96 484.35 5.38 345.85 Gross pro¿t 892.96 337.80 4. .541.493.62 3.51 1.21 2.246.470.08) 746.19 17.651.14) 896.49 3.80 3.51) Provision under Employees' Bene¿ts Plan 2.210.671.95 1.405.031.542.01 28.027.27 1.36) (959.92 2.27 1.74 4.39 19.824.15 1.58 579.66 31.*Provisional ¿gures .39 Cost of Sales : Generation 1.322. 2017 (NRs.94 1.65 3.60 854.695.907.28 7.34 22.890.02 1.382.71 979.041.48 (523.77) (652.74 9.405.77 796.868.188.58 1.67 890.691.98 Interest Expenses 3.341.886.180.274.77 (9.10 Provisions & write offs .17) (52.306. .116.119.12 839.492.050.601.02 3.327. .66 Distribution Expenses 7.62 789.088.668.885.039.15 4.69 683.52 651.457.22) (6.66 5.09 2.890.82 17.70 25.53 13.175.870.296.00 Net Pro¿t/(Loss) before Tax (978.339.69 929.37 1.54 8.895.332.471.82 3.746.361.948.17 Loss ( Gain) on Foreign Exchange (493.72 1.60 14.82) (5.961.31 1.56 5.88) (6.164.988.946.41 10.82 5.16 274.21 30.091.00 3.73 4.19) (5.02 1.01 3.00 1.57 85.46 888.094.56 1.55 2.64 17.84) (2.144.823. (549.084.19 1.604.234.004.62 20.575.67 934.73 328.11 2.68 1.079.572.

The Àgures for the previous year are organizations with overlapping and duplication rearranged and reclassiÀed wherever of works. through the employee beneÀts. constructing. Examples of on Bhadra 1. 1984. The Ànancial statements are prepared. The balances of monetary assets and reported balance of assets and liabilities. the principles set out in IFRS. operating such facilities in Nepal's e. Such speciÀc historical cost conventions. 2017 (Ashad 31. Appropriate disclosures are made for the The principal objectives of NEA include generation.1 Basis of preparation of Financial Statements believes that the impact of recognising those revenues on cash basis will not be materially a. FINANCE DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 SigniÀcant Accounting Policies For the year ended July 15. management believes that the estimates used in preparation of the Ànancial statements are 1. 2042 (16 August. liabilities in foreign currencies are translated at revenues and expenses and disclosures closing rate. Management 1. The Ànancial statements have been prepared different from the current practice. in accordance with Nepal Accounting Standards (NAS) and Generally Accepted f. The translation is taken to proÀt and loss. some income and expenses are accounted on a 1. The resulting gain or loss due to the relating to the contingent liabilities. 1985) under the such estimates include provision for Nepal Electricity Authority Act. d. efÀciency and reliable service. These standards estimates are disclosed in individual sections and practices are substantially in line with wherever they have been applied. reliable and affordable electric power by planning. transmission and distribution of adequate. on accrual basis. for practical reasons.2 Foreign Currency Transactions b. SIGNIFICANT ACCOUNTING POLICIES cash basis. accounting estimate and adjustment of error. Any revision to accounting estimates is recognised prospectively in the Nepal Electricity Authority ('NEA') was incorporated current and future periods.1 Functional and Presentation Currency prudent and reasonable and management Items included in the Ànancial statements of the is aware that future results could differ from authority are measured and presented using the Nepal Electricity Authority 147 . However. effect of any change in accounting policy. Management has applied estimation while Accounting Principles and practices following presenting Ànancial statements. 2074) CONSTITUTION AND OWNERSHIP these estimates. necessitated to remedy the inherent weaknesses associated with these fragmented electricity c. net realisable value merger of the Department of Electricity of Ministry of inventory.2. diminution in value of long- of Water Resources. power system both interconnected and isolated. and became necessary to achieve necessary for the purpose of comparison. 1. The merger was receivable balances etc. Nepal Electricity Corporation term investments and non-recoverability of and related Development Boards. The preparation of Ànancial statements The transactions in foreign currency are requires NEA’s management to make recognised at the prevailing rate on transaction estimates and assumptions that affect the date. generally.

The value of Capital identiÀed by management as obsolete or works-in-progress includes stock of equipment otherwise. property. 1.5% (f) Transmission lines (66 KV. 132 KV and above) 3% (g) Transmission lines (33 KV) 3% (h) Transmission Substations 3% (i) Distribution system (including below11 KV Transmission lines) 3%-4% (j) Solar Power 3% (k) Meter & metering equipment 10% (l) Consumer Services 7% (m) Public lighting 3% (n) Vehicles. necessary to make the sale. The rates of depreciation applied on method. plant and equipment are as follows: „ Net realizable value is the sale price as 1. Write-downs are made for impairment. Further. construction/erection of qualifying asset. Plant and Equipment Property. upon commissioning or identiÀed as being ready to use. using the weighted average assets. All expenditures in developing property.5 Capital Work in Progress (CWIP) estimated by the management in the ordinary course of business. in short). plants if any. on straight-line method. less estimated costs. costs directly attributable to the acquisition. which is the Nepalese Rupees the value yet to be received. and equipment not yet completed or not ready to adjustments are made for those inventories use are categorised as CWIP. It also includes in which the Authority operates (the functional the balances with contractors and suppliers for currency). However. accumulated depreciation. 1. tools and instruments.7 Inventories „ Inventories include goods in hand being held 1. 20% (o) Of¿ce Equipment 15% (p) Miscellaneous properties 50% (q) Additions during the year 50% of applicable rates 148 Nepal Electricity Authority . The cost of property. Plant and Equipment.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 currency of the primary economic environment the construction or development. These are capitalised (indicated as Rs.6 Investments in Shares of acquisition and/or cost of construction less All investments in shares are carried at cost. lying in store or in transit for the purpose of use in Depreciation Rate Assets Category (per annum) (a) Land - (b) Buildings 2% (c) Hydro Electric Structures 2%-3% (d) Hydro Electric Plant & Machinery 3% (e) Internal Combustion on plant & machinery 2. except land. total number of bringing the asset to its working condition for bonus shares received has been disclosed with its intended use and also include borrowing initial investment.4 Depreciation for use. „ Inventories are valued at lower of cost or net based on the estimated useful lives of those realisable value. sale or as spares. furniture and ¿xtures. plant and equipment are stated at cost 1. if any. in plant and equipment include cost of acquisition the value of such investments. Depreciation is provided on Property. Bonus shares or construction/erection together with other issued by investee companies have not been incidental costs and charges attributable to accounted in books.3 Property.

„ DeÀned Contribution Plans (such as Provident current liabilities and those less than 12 months Fund. Such estimations estimate of the amount can be made. Recognition of Provisions involves substantial 1.11 Foreign Currency Loans estimate. position date and are adjusted to reÁect the They include cash-in-hand. Agencies towards capital expenditure as well as consumers’ contribution to capital work are treated 1.15 Grant–in-Aid. other than retirement accounts which may or may not bear interest. Contribution from Customer/Local Authority prevailing year-end exchange rates. Liabilities on foreign currency loans at the year end are converted into Nepali Rupees by applying 1. 1.13 Provisions from past events but their existence can only be Provisions are recognised when the Authority has conÀrmed on occurrence or non-occurrence of Nepal Electricity Authority 149 .8 Trade Receivables a present legal or constructive obligation as a result of past events. Employee beneÀts.10 Finance Cost Borrowings that are due after 12 months from the b.12 Trade and Other Payables initially as Capital Reserve and subsequently Liabilities for creditors and other payables are adjusted as income in the same proportion as carried at cost which is the fair value of the depreciation is charged on such assets. progress. Contingent liabilities are disclosed in respect of possible present obligations that have arose 1. are accounted for in the period which are not of the nature of investments. Provisions are reviewed at each statement of Ànancial Cash and cash equivalents are carried at cost. cash-in-transit (bank current best estimate. whether or not billed to the Authority. FINANCE DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 1. during which the services have been rendered on accrual basis. The gain / loss arising there from such transaction are Grants-in-Aid received from the GoN or other recognised as proÀt or loss. BeneÀts) expenses are charged to the income statement on the basis of management 1. Leave Encashment and Medical expense in the period in which it occurs.14 Employee BeneÀts with banks in the various forms of deposit a. Other borrowing costs are treated as an Pension. transfers and cheques in collection which are collected in the subsequent period).16 Contingent Liabilities goods / services received. consideration to be paid in the future for the 1. but beneÀts. for doubtful recovery are reviewed by the management regularly. construction of a qualifying asset are included in the cost of that asset irrespective of the physical „ DeÀned BeneÀt Plans (such as Gratuity. and deposits 1. it is probable that an outÁow Trade receivable are stated at carrying values of resources embodying economic beneÀts will be except for those identiÀed by the management required to settle the obligation and the reliable as being doubtful on recovery. Retirement Fund and Insurance are classiÀed as current liabilities. For Retirement BeneÀts Plans date of the Ànancial position are classiÀed as non.9 Cash and Cash equivalents degree of estimation in measurement. Schemes) expenses are charged to income statement on the basis of the liability Finance costs that are directly attributable to the recognised for the period.

20 Taxes of rebate. surcharge on delayed payment etc. Where when right to receive has been established. are accounted for on Current Tax is determined as the amount of tax cash basis. there is carry forward losses. assets are recognised only to the extent there is reasonable certainty of realisation in future. deferred tax asset c. Revenue from sale of electricity is recognised at the time of raising bills to the customers Insurance fund is created by setting aside a sum as per the billing cycle. payable in respect of taxable income for the year. Deferred tax a. plant and has been recognised on estimated basis. agreement (PPA) are accounted for on cash basis. being the difference between tax base of assets b.18 Income from Other Sources b. are recognised on accrual basis. 1. a. equipment.17 Revenue from Sale of Electricity 1. Other deferred tax recognised on cash basis. Rebate on payment before due date. in case of proÀt for billing cycle date up to Ashad End (Mid-July) the year. including are recognized only if there is virtual certainty services provided by Engineering Services. is of realization of such assets. Current tax b. Penalty chargeable on late commercial within the control of NEA and possibility of outÁow operation date (COD) under power purchase of resources is not determinable. Revenue from the of Rs. Revenue from other services. Revenue from sale of electricity is shown net 1. to cover any loss of property. 1. 150 Nepal Electricity Authority . Dividend on investment in shares is recognized and liability and carrying amount thereto. Interest on investments and rental income Deferred tax is recognised on temporary difference. 20 million every year.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 one or more uncertain future events not wholly d. for any eventuality.19 Insurance Fund a.

FINANCE DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Statistics & Schematics Nepal Electricity Authority 151 .

A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Total Energy Available & Peak Demand 152 Nepal Electricity Authority .

FINANCE DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Growth of Consumers Nepal Electricity Authority 153 .

A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Electricity Sales 154 Nepal Electricity Authority .

FINANCE DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Revenue Nepal Electricity Authority 155 .

System Load Curve of Peak Load Day

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1. Domestic Consumers
(a) Service and Energy Charge (Single Phase)
kWh 5 Ampere 15 Ampere 30 Ampere 60 Ampere
Service Energy Service Energy Service Energy Service Energy
(Monthly) Units Charge Charge Charge Charge Charge Charge Charge Charge
0-20 30.00 3.00 50.00 4.00 75.00 5.00 125.00 6.00
21-30 50.00 7.00 75.00 7.00 100.00 7.00 150.00 7.00
31-50 75.00 8.50 100.00 8.50 125.00 8.50 175.00 8.50
51-150 100.00 10.00 125.00 10.00 150.00 10.00 200.00 10.00
151-250 125.00 11.00 150.00 11.00 175.00 11.00 225.00 11.00
251-400 150.00 12.00 175.00 12.00 200.00 12.00 250.00 12.00
Above 400 175.00 13.00 200.00 13.00 225.00 13.00 275.00 13.00
(b) Service and Energy Charge (Three Phase)
Low Voltage (230/400 V)
Up to 10 KVA Above 10 KVA
Service Charge Energy Charge Service Charge Energy Charge
Up to 400 12.50 12.50
1100.00 1800.00
Above 400 13.50 13.50
(c) Service and Energy Charge: Three Phase
Medium Voltage (33/11 KV)
Up to 10 KVA
Service Charge Energy Charge
Up to 1000 11.00
1001-2000 1100.00 12.00
Above 2001 13.00
Billing Method (For 5 Ampere)
Rate Rs.
S. No. Electricity Consume Block Billing Method
Per Unit
Minimum Monthly Service Charge Rs. 30.00 for up to 20 units and Energy Charge
1 Up to 20 units 3.00
Rs. 3.00 per unit
Minimum Monthly Service Charge Rs. 50.00 and Energy Charge per unit Rs. 3.00
2 21 to 30 units 7.00
for per unit up to 20 units and Rs. 7.00 per unit for 21 units to 30 units
Minimum Monthly Service Charge Rs. 75.00 and Energy Charge per unit Rs. 3.00
3 31 to 50 units 8.50 for per unit up to 20 units and Rs. 7.00 per unit for 21 units to 30 units and Rs. 8.50
per unit for 31 units to 50 units
Minimum Monthly Service Charge Rs. 100.00 and Energy Charge per unit Rs.
3.00 for per unit up to 20 units and Rs. 7.00 per unit for 21 units to 30 units and
4 51 to 150 units 10.00
Rs. 8.50 per unit for 31 units to 50 units and Rs. 10.00 per unit for 51 units to 150
Minimum Monthly Service Charge Rs. 125.00 and Energy Charge per unit Rs.
3.00 for per unit up to 20 units and Rs. 7.00 per unit for 21 units to 30 units and Rs.
5 151 to 250 units 11.00
8.50 per unit for 31 units to 50 units and Rs. 10.00 per unit for 51 units to 150 units
and Rs. 11.00 per unit for 151 units to 250 units
Minimum Monthly Service Charge Rs. 150.00 and Energy Charge per unit Rs.
3.00 for per unit up to 20 units and Rs. 7.00 per unit for 21 units to 30 units and
6 251 to 400 units 12.00 Rs. 8.50 per unit for 31 units to 50 units and Rs. 10.00 per unit for 51 units to 150
units and Rs. 11.00 per unit for 151 units to 250 units and Rs. 12.00 per unit for
251 units to 400 units
Minimum Monthly Service Charge Rs. 175.00 minimum charge and Energy Charge
per unit Rs. 3.00 for per unit up to 20 units and Rs. 7.00 per unit for 21 units to 30
7 Above 400 13.00 units and Rs. 8.50 per unit for 31 units to 50 units and Rs. 10.00 per unit for 51
units to 150 units and Rs. 11.00 per unit for 151 units to 250 units and Rs. 12.00
per unit for 251 units to 400 units and Rs. 13.00 per unit for above 400 units

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Similarly, billing will be made for 15, 30 and 60 Ampere.
2. Other Consumers
2.1 Low Voltage (230/400 V)
Tariff Rate
Consumer Category Demand Charge Energy Charge
Rs. per KVA/ month Rs./unit
1. Industrial
a) Rural and Domestic 60.00 7.80
b) Small Industry 110.00 9.60
2. Commercial 325.00 11.20
3. Non-Commercial 215.00 12.00
4. Irrigation 4.30
5. Water Supply
a) Community Water Supply 155.00 5.20
b) Other Water Supply 230.00 7.20
6. Temple 6.10
7. Street Light
a) Metered 7.30
b) Non-Metered 2475.00
8. Temporary Supply 19.80
9. Non-Domestic 350.00 13.00
10. Entertainment Business 350.00 14.00

2.2 High Voltage
Tariff Rate
Consumer Category Demand Charge Energy Charge
Rs./KVA/month Rs./unit
A. High Voltage (66 KV or above)
1. Industrial 240.00 7.50
B. Medium Voltage (33 KV)
1. Industrial 255.00 8.40
2. Commercial 315.00 10.80
3. Non-commercial 240.00 11.40
4. Irrigation 55.00 4.80
5. Water Supply
a) Community Water Supply 220.00 6.00
b) Other Water Supply 220.00 6.60
6. Transportation
a) Trolley Bus 230.00 5.60
b) Other Transportation 255.00 8.60
7. Non-Domestic 350.00 12.55
8. Entertainment Business 350.00 13.50
C. Medium Voltage (11 KV)
1. Industrial 255.00 8.60
2. Commercial 315.00 11.10
3. Non-commercial 240.00 11.50
4. Irrigation 55.00 4.90
5. Water Supply
a) Community Water Supply 220.00 6.20

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15 4.20 8.40 6. Non-Domestic 350.90 11.00 6.80 6. Industrial 240.00-17.50 4. Shopping Mall etc.00 7.00 12. Theater etc. Irrigation 55.25 4.00) (23.00 7. Commercial 315.60 b) Other Transportation 255.70 5.00 ) (5.30 6. Industrial 250.60 5.10 3. Water Supply a) Community Water Supply 220.90 Under Non-Domestic: Embassy. Time of Day (ToD) Tariff Rate a) Electricity Tariff Rate from Baishakh to Mangsir Tariff Rate Demand Consumer Category Charge Pick Time Off Pick Time Normal time Rs. Star Hotel.00 12.45 4. Temporary Supply 330.80 3.70 5.00 13. Foreign Mission.40 6.30 4. Transportation a) Trolley Bus 230.00 10.00 10.25 8.00 9.15 12.40 3.75 4. Water Supply a) Community Water Supply 220.00 12.30 5. Street Light 80.00-5.00 13.00 10.00 13.30 3.55 2. Private Campus. Industrial 250. Non-Commercial 240.00 8.65 4. Entertainment Business 350.00) month A.40 3.20 7.40 8.00-23.30 3.20 C. Transportation a) Trolley Bus 230.60 b) Other Transportation 255.75 Nepal Electricity Authority 159 .40 6.70 8.50 b) Other Transportation 255. Fun Park.00 4.40 8.90 8.10 9. Medium Voltage (11 KV) 1.75 10.80 3. Medium Voltage (33 KV) 1. Temple 220.50 5.00 6. 75 5.00 8. Non-commercial 240.00 9. Transportation a) Trolley Bus 230. High Voltage (66 KV or above) 1.40 7. ELECTRICITY TARIFF FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 b) Other Water Supply 220. Street Light 80. Irrigation 55.00 12.00 9.15 4.50 6.15 7.50 7.00 3. INGO.60 11. Temple 220.00 7. Commercial 315.40 8.00 8.80 7.20 5.00 9. 3.20 5.10 b) Other Water Supply 220.15 9.00 9.90 10.00 12. Temporary Supply 330.00 14.00 7.50 5.00 5. per KVA/ (17.35 3.90 b) Other Water Supply 220.40 2.50 4.50 B. Under Entertainment: Cinema Hall.50 7.00 10.20 5.00 11.60 6.25 8.00 6.

Industrial 240.00 8.00) A.00 5.10 3.25 N*= Total Number of Consumers of a Community Group Notes: a) Low Voltage refers to Electricity Supply of 230/400 V.20 8.00) (23.20 8. then KVA=kW/0. Transportation a) Trolley Bus 230. Water Supply a) Community Water Supply 220.60 b) Other Transportation 255.00 11.00 7.45 6. b) If Demand Meter of any consumer reads kilowatts (kW).30 10.00 13. High Voltage (66 KV or above) 1.55 2. Medium Voltage (11 KV) 1.25 4.00 14.80 3. Street Light 80.30 9.00 b) Lower Voltage Level (230/400 Volt) Upto (N* x 30) units 4.40 2. f) If New Additional Consumers applying for 11 KV supply are to be supplied at 33 KV. e) Consumers supplied at High Voltage (66 KV or above) and Medium Voltage (33 KV and 11 KV) should compulsorily install ToD Meter. c) 10% rebated in total bill amount will be given to the Government of Nepal approved Industrial Districts.10 9.40 7.8.80 4.50 b) Other Transportation 255.35 8.00 12.50 12. Street Light 80. Industrial 250.25 Above (N* x 30) units 6.00 13. Medium Voltage (33 KV) 1. Consumers having kW demand meter shall mandatorily install capacitors within the given time. Community Wholesale Consumer: Voltage Level Energy Charge (Rs. Transportation a) Trolley Bus 230. per KVA/ month (17.00 10.40 4.00 7.00-5. Governmental Hospital and Health Centers (except Residential Complex or part thereof) under the Government of Nepal pay the bill within 21 days.00 7.00 12.00 4. if the bill is paid within 21 days of billing date.00 10.20 12.00 6.65 8. Non-Commercial 240.25 Above (N* x 30) units 6.50 6.00 10.00 9. Non-commercial 240.10 b) Other Water Supply 220.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 b) Electricity Tariff Rate from Paush to Chaitra Tariff Rate Consumer Category Demand Charge Pick Time Normal Time Rs. Otherwise their KVA demand shall be calculated as KVA=kW/07.50 8. Irrigation 55. they will be charged as per 11 KV Tariff Structure.40 11.60 11. d) If the Crematory House. Irrigation 55.90 b) Other Water Supply 220.30 4.30 7.00-23.00 9.00 10.75 5. Temporary Supply 330. 20 percent rebate will be given in total bill amount.70 5. Commercial 315.40 4. Medium Voltage refers to 11 KV and 33 KV and High Voltage refers to 66 KV or above. Water Supply a) Community Water Supply 220.00 6.00 9. Temple 220.50 7.00 8. 160 Nepal Electricity Authority . Industrial 250.30 5. Commercial 315.40 8.75 4.15 5.20 C.00 7./unit) a) Medium Voltage (11KV/33KV) Upto (N* x 30) units 4.40 6.50 8.50 B.

050 2 Gamgadhi 50 6 Gandak 15.410 3 Marsyangdi 69. Okhaldhunga 125 19.000 Solar Power Plants 4 Trishuli 24. Gorkhe(Illam)*** 64 5 Tamor Storage HEP 762.000 18 Tinau 1.000 1 Upper Tamakoshi Hydropower Project 456.N.000 4.000 Total Hydro(NEA) 477.930 10 Puwa Khola 6. Taplejung** 125 ** Leased to Private Sector 11.000 15 Seti(Pokhara) 1.000 7.536 Nepal Electricity Authority 161 .100 28 Gamgad 400 Sub Total 14.100 Total Small Hydro(NEA)-Isolated 4. Arughat(Gorkha) 150 18.000 5.536 9 Kulekhani II 32. Jhupra(Surkhet)*** 345 4 DudhKoshi Storage HEP 300. Chame** 45 Note 10.000 21 Baglung*** 200 6 Rahughat HEP 40.600 23 Phidim** 240 8 Sanjen 42.800 Total Hydro(Nepal) 918.000 1.000 3. Dhankuta*** 240 3 Upper Modi HEP 18.500 S. Heldung(Humla) 500 Total 4.244 Total 473.052 11 Modi Khola 14.000 27 Terhathum** 100 Total 1.770.000 1 Simikot 50 5 Sunkoshi 10. Manag** 80 *** Not in Normal Operation 12.000 Total 53. Achham 400 21. Syangja*** 80 8 Chainpur Seti HEP 210.000 2 Hetauda Diesel 14.150 Total Thermal(NEA) 53. Bajura** 200 16.000 26 Ramechahap 150 11 Upper Trishuli 3B 37. Chaurjhari(Rukum)** 150 13.200 2.000 25 Doti*** 200 10 Madhya Bhotekoshi 102.000 6. Under Construction Projects Capacity(kW) 16 Tatopani 2. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Electricity Generation Power Plants and Projects Major Hydropower Stations S.No Thermal Power Plants Capacity(KW) S. Rupalgad(Dadeldhura) 100 20.200 2 Tanahu Hydropower Project 140.410 Small Hydropower Plants Total Solar (NEA) 100 12 Sundarijal 640 Total Installed Capacity 972.000 Total Major Hydro (NEA)-Grid Connected 473. Dolpa 200 22.N.000 Total 100 7 Kulekhani I 60. Jumla** 200 6 Uttar Ganga Storage HEP 828.200 9. Planned & Proposed Projects Capacity (kW) 1 Upper Arun HEP 335. Dhanding*** 32 7 Tamakoshi V HEP 95.400 Total installed Capacity (NEA & IPP)-Grid 967.000 1 Kaligandaki A 144.000 8. Bhojpur** 250 15. kalokot 500 23.000 Small Hudropower Plants(Isolated) 2 Upper Modi A HEP 42.982 Sub Total 459. Syaprudaha(Rukum)** 200 14. Darchula** 300 Total 2. Bajhang** 200 17.394 8 Devighat 14.000 20 Jomsom** 240 5 Upper Trishuli 3A HEP 60.200 Total Hydro(IPP) 441.410 2 Middle Marsyangdi 70.492 13 Panauti 2.856 14 Fewa 1.394 S.047.000 17 Chatara 3.024 3 Chameliya HEP 30.000 22 Khandbari** 250 7 Upper Sanjen 14.No Power Plants Capacity(kW) 1 Duhabi Multifuel 39.500 24 Surnaiyagad 200 9 Rasuwagadi 111. Helambu 50 9 Andhikhola Storage HEP 180.000 19 Pharping*** 500 4 Kulekhani III HEP 14.

56 WOLF 150 4 Devighat P/S-Chapali Double 58.8 XLPE Cable 400 12 Suichatar-K3 Single 6.N 66 kV Transmission Line of Ckts Circuit km Type Size (Sq.N 400/220 kV Transmission Line of Ckts Circuit km Type Size (Sq. Transmission Line Single 75 BISON 350 Total 153.1 BEAR 250 10 Suichatar-New Patan Double 13 WOLF 150 11 Teku-K3 (underground) Singlecore 2.Dhalkebar 220 kV 1st Ckt.819.9 BEAR 250 10 New Bhaktapur-Lamosangu Double 96 BEAR 250 11 Lamosangu-Khimti P/S Single 46 BEAR 250 12 Lamosangu-Bhotekoshi P/S Single 31 BEAR 250 13 Bharatpur-Damauli Single 39 WOLF 150 14 Bharatpur-Kawasoti-Bardghat Single 70 PANTHER 200 15 Bardghat-Gandak P/S Double 28 PANTHER 200 16 Bardghat-Butwal Double 86 BEAR 250 17 Butwal-KGA P/S Double 116 DUCK 300 18 KGA P/S-Lekhnath Double 96 DUCK 300 19 Lekhnath-Damauli Single 45 WOLF 150 20 Lekhnath-Pokhara Single 7 DOG 100 21 Pokhara-Modikhola P/S Single 37 BEAR 250 22 Butwal-Shivapur-Lamahi Double 230 BEAR 250 23 Lamahi-Jhimruk P/S Single 50 DOG 100 24 Lamahi-Kohalpur-Lumki-Attariya Double 486 BEAR 250 25 Attariya-Mahendranagar-Gaddachauki Double 98 BEAR 250 26 Marsyangdi 1 Anarmani-Duhabi Single 75.9 XLPE Cable 250 & 500 13 New Patan-New Baneswor Single 2.6 DOG 100 5 Chapali-New Chabel Double 10 DOG 100 6 Balaju-Lainchor Single 2 PANTHER 200 7 Balaju-Siuchatar-KL1 P/S Double 72 WOLF 150 8 KL 1 P/S-Hetauda-Birgunj Double 144 WOLF 150 9 Suichatar-Teku Single 4.Panchkhal Single 28 95 Total 493.0 Type Length Conductor Conductor 1 Chilime P/S-Trishuli P/S Single 39 WOLF 150 2 Trisuli P/S-Balaju Double 58 DOG 100 3 Trisuli P/S-Devighat P/S Single 4.8 120 14 Bhaktapur-Banepa-Panchkhal-Sunkoshi P/S Single 48 120 15 Indrawati.76 162 Nepal Electricity Authority . Marsyangdi Double 80 CARDINAL 420 27 Damak-Godak Single 35 BEAR 250 28 Kusum-Hapure Single 20.0 Type Length Conductor Conductor 1 Dhalkebar-Muzzaffarpur Cross Border Line Double 78 MOOSE 500 2 Khimti.N 132 kV Transmission Line of Ckts Circuit km Type Size (Sq.Middle Marsyangdi P/S Single 22 BEAR 250 30 Chameliya-Attaria Single 118 BEAR 250 Total 2.76 BEAR 250 2 Kusha-Katiya(India) Single 15 BEAR 250 3 Duhabi-Lahan-Cha-pur-Pathaliya/Parwanipur-Hetauda Double 598 BEAR 250 4 Hetauda-KL2 P/S Double 16 BEAR 250 5 Bharatpur-Marsyangdi P/S Single 25 DUCK 300 6 Hetauda-Bharatpur Single 70 PANTHER 200 7 Marsyangdi P/S-Suichatar Single 84 DUCK 300 8 Suichatar-KL2 P/S Double 72 BEAR 250 9 Suichatar-Balaju-Chapali-New Bhaktapur Double 26.3 BEAR 250 29 Bhulbhule.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Existing High Voltage Transmission Lines & Substations Type Length Conductor Conductor S.

0 5 Teku 45.N.0 Total 1.0 24 Damauli 60.0 13 New-Chabel 67.N.5 19 Lahan 63.0 10 Bharatpur 67.5 6 Shivapur 35.5 12 Parwanipur 193.0 26 Bhaktapur 1 Thankot-Chapagaon Double 57 BEAR 250 4 Dumre.0 8 Bardghat 30.0 34 Godak 30. of S/S Total Capacity (MVA) 1 132/33 kV Singati 30 Up to 400kV 5 2025 2 132/33 kV Purbi Chitwan 30 Up to 220kV 18 3876 3 132/33kV Ghorahi 30 Up to 132kV 21 917 4 132/33 kV Markichwok 30 Total 6818 5 132/33 kV Rupani 63 6 132/33kV Syaule 30 7 220/132 Trishuli 3B HUB 320 Total 533 Under Construction & Planned High Voltage Transmission Lines Type of Length Conductor Size S.5 28 Suichatar 113.0 11 Panchkhal 10.0 2 Attariya 60.0 12 Lainchour 45.5 7 Balaju 45.5 32 Mirchaiya 30. 132 kV Transmission Line Conductor Type Ckts Circuit km (Sq.Damauli Double 40 BEAR 250 6 Kabeli-Godak Double 145 BEAR 250 7 Singati-Lamosangu Double 76 BEAR 250 8 Solu Corridor Double 180 CARDINAL 420 9 Butwal-Lumbini Double 44 BEAR 250 10 Gulmi-Arghakhanchi-Gorusinghe Double 220 BEAR 250 11 Ramechap-Garjyang-Khimti Double 60 BEAR 250 12 Dordi Corridor Double 32 BEAR 250 13 Modi-Lekhnath Double 84 BEAR 250 14 Lamahi-Ghorahi Double 38 BEAR 250 15 Bale¿ Corridor Double 40 BEAR 250 16 Bardaghat-Sardi Double 40 BEAR 250 17 Kushaha.0 22 Pokhara 60.0 4 Kohalpur 60.0 8 Baneshwor 36.0 18 Dhalkebar 93.5 33 Damak 30.N.2 Nepal Electricity Authority 163 . Substation Capacity (MVA) S. Substation Capacity (MVA) S.0 17 Syangja 30.0 3 Lamki 22.0 31 Chapali 30.5 9 Kawasoti 30. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Existing/Underconstruction Grid Substations 132 kV SUBSTATIONS (CAPACITY IN MVA) S.N.0 20 Duhabi 126.0 4 K-3 45.0 7 Butwal 189.2 BEAR 250 Total 1.0 16 Kamane 30.0 6 Patan 54.Biratnagar Double 46 BEAR 250 18 Kusma-Lower Modi Single 6.0 Total 621.0 5 Lamahi 60.5 3 Simra 30.5 UNDER CONSTRUCTION S/S PLANNED & PROPOSED S/S S.996 66KV SUBSTATIONS (CAPACITY IN MVA) S.0 27 Balaju 45.0 14 Chapali 99.0 10 Banepa 45.0 29 Matatirtha 22.5 9 Indrawati 7. Substation Capacity (MVA) 1 Birgung 85.5 21 Anarmani 60.N. Substation Capacity (MVA) Voltage Level No.0 35 Phidim 16.0 15 Kusum 12. Substation Capacity (MVA) 1 Mahendranagar 17.0 2 Amlekhgunj 7.0 14 Pathlaiya 22.N.0 25 Lamosagu 30.4 11 Hetauda 90.5 30 Hapure 30.108.0 36 Kabeli 30.0 13 Chandranigahapur 60.0 23 Lekhnath 22.

N.Rahughat Double 40 BEAR 250 3 Ghorahi-Madichaur Double 80 BEAR 250 4 Samundratar-Naubise/Chapali Double 40 BEAR 250 5 Bajhang-Deepayal-Attariya Double 260 BEAR 250 6 Hapure-Tulsipur Double 36 BEAR 250 7 Surkhet-Dailekh-Jumla Double 240 BEAR 250 8 Kaligandaki-Gulmi (Jhimruk) Double 86 BEAR 250 9 Baneshwor-Bhaktapur Double 24 XLPE 800 Total 846.8 MOOSE 500 7 Marsyangdi Corridor Double 230 MOOSE 500 8 Chilime-Trishuli Double 80 BISON 350 Total 1.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Type of Length Conductor Size S.0 Type of Length Conductor Size S.00 164 Nepal Electricity Authority . 220 kV Transmission Line Conductor Type Ckts Circuit km ( 1 Dhalkebar-Loharpatti Double 40 BEAR 250 2 1 Khimti-Dhalkebar 2nd Ckt Line Single 75 BISON 350 2 Hetauda-Bharatpur Double 146 BISON 350 3 Bharatpur-Bardghat Double 150 BISON 350 4 Koshi Corridor Double 286 MOOSE 500 5 Marsyangdi-Kathmandu Double 170 MOOSE 500 6 Kaligandaki Corridor Double 219. 400 kV Transmission Line Conductor Type Ckts Circuit km (Sq.N.Pahalwanpur 400 kV Double 240 MOOSE 500 2 Hetauda-Butwal-Lamki-Mahendranagar Double 1140 MOOSE 500 3 Kerung-Chilime Hub-Ratmate 400 kV Double 160 MOOSE 500 4 Bheri Corridor 400 kV Double 40 MOOSE 500 5 Trishuli 1 Hetauda-Dhalkebar-Duhabi Double 570 MOOSE 500 2 Tamakoshi-Kathmandu 220/400kV Double 170 MOOSE 500 Total 740 PLANNED & PROPOSED Type of Length Conductor Size S. 132 kV Transmission Line Conductor Type Ckts Circuit km (Sq.Jharlyang-Malekhu 220 kV Double 160 MOOSE 500 6 Lekhnath-Damauli 220 kV Double 80 MOOSE 500 Total 1820.N.357 Type of Length Conductor Size S. 400/220 kV Transmission Line Conductor Type Ckts Circuit km ( 1 Rupalgadh-Paschim Seti.

07 2066.14 Ridi Hydropower 20 Ridi Khola Gulmi 2400 2063.07 2066.02 2068.30 27 United Modi Hydropwer Pvt.30 Mailung Khola Hydro 38 Mailung Khola Rasuwa 5000 2058.) Ltd. Mardi Khola Kaski 4800 2060.02. (P. 21 Upper Hadi Khola Sindhupalchowk 991 2064.07. Khudi Khola Lamjung 4000 2058.12.03.21 5 Butwal Power Company Ltd.20 2069.04.27 14 Thoppal Khola Hydro Power Co. Tadi Khola (Thaprek) Nuwakot 5000 2061. 24 Baneswor Hydropower Pvt. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 NEPAL ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY IPPs' Hydro Power Projects (Operation) as of FY 2073/74 S.01.02 2070.29 2064.07.11.) Ltd.22 33 Nepal Hydro Developer Pvt. 2064. Ltd. (P) Ltd. Ltd.) Ltd.04.23 2071.10.27 2061.10. 10 Sanima Hydropower (Pvt.27 19 Task Hydropower Company (P.06.Ltd. 2063. Chilime Rasuwa 22100 2054.01 2057.23 2064.10. Bhairab Kunda Sindhupalchowk 3000 2065.17 2069.05.28 2065.06. Sunkoshi Small Sindhupalchok 2500 2058. Ltd.11 3 Chilime Hydro Power Company Ltd.17 Development Co.12. Indrawati .10.11 11 Alliance Power Nepal Pvt.01 Kathmandu Small 16 Sali Nadi Kathmandu 250 2062.22 And Services (P. Pvt.07.) Ltd.01 Development Company Limited Nepal Electricity Authority 165 .06 2057.01 Development Company (P.08 Himal Dolkha Hydropower 23 Mai Khola Ilam 4500 2063.06. Ltd.01 36 Sanima Mai Hydropower Limited Mai Khola Ilam 22000 2067. Pvt.12.24 35 Bojini Company Private Limited Jiri Khola Small Dolkha 2200 2065.10.04. Khoranga Khola 17 Pheme Khola Panchtar 995 2057.05. Ltd.10. (P.05. Ltd. Pvt.09.08 2071.12.04 Development Co.02 2071. Jhimruk Khola Pyuthan 12000 2058.23 2071. Chaku Khola Sindhupalchok 3000 2056.29 2071. Sipring Khola Dolkha 9658 2065. Seti-II Kaski 979 2063.09 2071.05.Ltd. 2070. Lower Chaku Khola Sindhupalchowk 1800 2063.) Ltd. Baramchi Khola Sindhupalchowk 4200 2058.05 Hydropower Dev.04.) Ltd. Lower Piluwa Small Sankhuwasabha 990 2064. Ankhu Khola . Developer Projects Location Capacity (kW) PPA Date COD 1 Himal Power Ltd. 29 Synergy Power Development (P. Thoppal Khola Dhading 1650 2059.) Ltd. Sisne Khola Small Palpa 750 2061.13 15 Gautam Buddha Hydropower (Pvt.1 Dhading 8400 2066. Ltd.) Ltd.07.10 Development Co.14 Joshi Hydropower 40 Upper Puwa -1 Illam 3000 2066. Bhotekoshi Khola Sindhupalchowk 45000 2053. 26 Nyadi Group (P.) Ltd.01 Barun Hydropower 25 Hewa Khola Sankhuwasabha 4455 2061.22 7 Syange Electricity Company Limited Syange Khola Lamjung 183 2058.08 2065. Siuri Khola Lamjung 4950 2064.11. Pvt. Ltd.14 Company Ltd.15 2069.01.08. (P.27 2 Bhotekoshi Power Company Ltd.12.03 2062.03.29 1994 6 Butwal Power Company Ltd. Rairang Hydro Power 9 Rairang Khola Dhading 500 2059.10.08.19 2067. Middle Chaku Sindhupalchowk 1800 2066. Company (P.03 30 Ankhu Khola Jal Bidhyut Co. Pati Khola Small Parbat 996 2062. Belkhu Dhading 518 2064.09 2060. Pvt.) Ltd. Khimti Khola Dolkha 60000 2052. (P. Ltd. 39 Aadishakti Power Dev.11.10 Bhagawati Hydropower 28 Bijayapur-1 Kaski 4410 2066.03.28 2061.19 Power Company (P.10.03.11 2060. Ltd.24 34 Laughing Buddha Power Nepal Pvt.30 2069.20 2069.11.12.24 2064.03.04. 18 Uni¿ed Hydropower (P. Charanawati Khola Dolakha 3520 2067.04 2071.22 2070.04. Andhi Khola Syangza 9400 2058.08 2066.04.14 2063.11.07.08 4 National Hydro Power Company Ltd.15 2059.) Ltd.21 2068.01 Hydropower Systems Pvt.14 37 Prime Hydropower Co.05 31 Laughing Buddha Power Nepal (P.10.10.03 2069.15 32 Bhairabkunda Hydropower Pvt.04.) Ltd.04.) Ltd.10 Arun Valley Hydropower 8 Piluwa Khola Small Sankhuwasabha 3000 2056. 22 Gandaki Hydro Power Co. Co.15 13 Unique Hydel Co.01.01 Development Co.08.03 2058.III Sindhupalchowk 7500 2054. Centre for Power Dev.07.08.10. Lower Modi 1 Parbat 10000 2065.) Ltd.01 12 Khudi Hydropower Ltd.04.10.) Ltd.10.

4 2069.25 58 Panchthar Power Company Pvt.05. Ltd.14 2073.22 59 Sanvi Energy pvt. Pvt.04 2071. Ltd. 2073.12.19 2073. Power Co.04.07.12 2069.40 166 Nepal Electricity Authority .10 2073.09 42 Radhi Bidyut Company Ltd. Jogmai Ilam 7600 2069. Ltd. Hewa Khola A Panchthar 14900 2068. Sinohydro-Sagarmatha 53 Upper Marsyangdi "A" Lamjung 50000 2067. 45 Chhyangdi Hydropower Limited Chhandi Lamjung 2000 2068.31 Research Centre Pvt.03 57 Madi Power Pvt. 2071. 54 Daraudi Kalika Hydro Pvt.09 and prior to that East Nepal) 50 Sayapatri Hydropower Private Limited Daram Khola A Baglung 2500 2068.1.04.20 Company Pvt. TOTAL 441.18 60 Bhugol Energy Dev Compay (P). Ltd.06.21 2073. Ltd.09.23 2072.19 2073.03 Small Hydropower (P).02 Pashupati Environmental 44 Chhote Khola Gorkha 993 2067.15 Khanepani bewasthapan Board 48 Sanima Mai Hydropower Ltd. Ltd. Upper Madi Kaski 25000 2066.03.05 2073.09. Ltd.05.30 2073.31 43 Api Power Company Pvt.12.07 2074.12.05 2073. Pvt.02.Ltd Kathmandu Upatyaka 47 Solar Lalitpur 680.13 Kutheli Bukhari 46 Suspa Bukhari Dolakha 998 2069.10.12. 56 Sapsu Kalika Hydropower Co. Ltd Dwari Khola Dailekha 3750 2069.09 2071. Khani Khola Hydropower 52 Tungun-Thosne Lalitpur 4360 2069.19 2073.03.12. Daraudi Khola A Gorkha 6000 2068. Naugadh gad Khola Darchula 8500 2067. Ltd.30 2074.08.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 41 Ruru Hydropower Project (P) Ltd. Ltd.09 Company Pvt.13 Khani Khola Hydropower 55 Khani Khola Lalitpur 2000 2069.09 Eng.01.10.32 2072. Miya Khola Khotang 996 2069.052. Mai Cascade Ilam 7000 2069. Radhi Khola Lamjung 4400 2066.12 2072.12 Electro-com and 51 Jhyadi Khola Sindhupalchowk 2000 2067. Upper Hugdi Khola Gulmi 5000 2066. Ltd.17 Power Company (P) Ltd.29 Panchakanya Mai Hydropower Ltd. 2072.05.01. (Previously 49 Mai Valley Upper Mai Khola Ilam 9980 2061.

34 Arun Kabeli Power Ltd. Ltd.10.22 2071.29 18 Robust Energy Ltd.23 31 Mai Valley Hydropower Private Limited Upper Mai C Ilam 5100 2068.) Ltd.7.17 Taplejung.12.05.11 2072.05.02. Rasuwagadhi Rasuwa 111000 2068.04.25 2070.9.28 22 Chilime Hydro Power Company Ltd.31 2066.09.07. Ltd.19 17 Green Ventures Pvt. Ltd.04. Namarjun Madi Kaski 11800 2066.10.16 2065. Upper Tamakoshi Dolkha 456000 2067.09.08. Madkyu Khola Kaski 13000 2066.32 16 Mount Kailash Energy Pvt.01.17 2072.22 27 Mandakini Hydropower Limited Sardi Khola Kaski 4000 2068. Ltd.6. Ltd. Lower Modi Parbat 20000 2068.10.03.15 (for 675kw) 5 Garjang Upatyaka Hydropower (P.09. Ltd.31 20 Sanjen Hydropower Co.10. Upper Khimti Ramechhap 12000 2067.03.Ltd Gelun Sindhupalchowk 3200 2068.N.1 2071. Pvt.4. Ltd.14 19 Manang Trade Link Pvt.04.07.4 Units.16 2069.03.06 2065.03. Dordi Khola Lamjung 27000 2069.05.24 14 Greenlife Energy Pvt.Ltd Dhunge-Jiri Dolakha 600 2068.01 11 Energy Engineering Pvt.20 2076.25 2075.16 10 Hira Ratna Hydropower P.12.01 Tadi Khola Nuwakot 5000 2067. Likhu-IV Ramechhap 52400 2071. Pvt.16 2077. Jumdi Khola Gulmi 1750 2066.23 2071.07 26 Dronanchal Hydropower Co.3.17 (for 2067. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 NEPAL ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY IPPs' Hydropower Projects (Under Construction) as of FY 2073/74 (Financial Closure concluded projects) Installed S.) Ltd.20 2074. 2071. Ltd.03 2074.03.24 2475kW) 2076.13 2072.Limited Upper Sanjen Rasuwa 14800 2068.01 2074.2 Units 2063.17 6 Himalayan Hydropower Pvt.01 2075.10. Badi Gad Baglung 6600 2068.12.03.01 12 Teleye Samyak Hydropower Company Pvt.12.07.11. Tinau Khola Small Palpa 1665 2074.14 33 Sasha Engingeering Hydropower (P).03.5 2067.09 2075.28 2076.14 2073. Khani khola-1 Dolakha 40000 25MW) 2076.4.06.10 .10.09.28 2075.08.30 (2525kW) 2072.05. Phawa Khola Taplejung 4950 2067.25 2074.04. Chake Khola Ramechhap 2830 2065. 2072.01 7 Sikles Hydropower Pvt.06. Ltd.01 3 Shibani Hydropower Co.01 23 Water and Energy Nepal Pvt.09 2075. Mistri Khola Myagdi 42000 2067.16 30 Suryakunda Hydroelectric Pvt.02.11. Dhansi Khola Rolpa 955 2067.12.Pvt.10.11.22 2077. Ltd.Pvt.11 2073. Middle Bhotekoshi Sindhupalchowk 102000 2068. Ltd.11 9 Barahi Hydropower Pvt.Ltd Upper Belkhu Dhading 750 2068.11.30 (for 1 Eastern Hydropower Pvt.06 2073.12 32 Himalayan Power Partner Pvt. Upper Tadi Nuwakot 11000 Theule Khola Baglung 1500 2066.11 2071. Developers Projects Location Capacity PPA Date RCOD (kW) 2069.03 (3032kw) 8 Jumdi Hydropower Pvt.3.06. Ltd.09.30 2073.10 Panchthar Nepal Electricity Authority 167 . 2 Upper Tamakoshi Hydropower Ltd.14 24 Sanjen Hydropower Company Limited Sanjen Rasuwa 42500 2068.11. Kabeli B-1 25000 2069.03 2074.01 25 Gelun Hydropower Co.03 29 Dariyal Small Hydropower Pvt. Upper Mailung A Rasuwa 6420 2067. Upper Chaku A Sindhupalchowk 22200 2067.29 2074. Thapa Khola Myagdi 11200 2067. Ltd.30 .09.01 21 Middle Bhotekoshi Jalbidhyut Company Ltd.9. Ltd. Ltd Khani Khola(Dolakha) Dolakha 30000 2069.23 2075.12 2069. Ltd.19 2075. Ltd.30 2071.10.16 28 Dibyaswari Hydropower Limited Sabha Khola Sankhuwasabha 4000 2068.11.21 2069.05.28 13 Shiva Shree Hydropower (P.12.3.21 (for 15MW) 15 Himalaya Urja Bikas Co. Pikhuwa Khola Bhojpur 5000 2066.1 (for 990kw) 4 Nama Buddha Hydropower Pvt.

Ltd.02.01 2074. Ltd Solu Khola Solukhumbu 23500 2070. Molung Khola Okhaldhunga 7000 2069. Ltd.12. Ltd.9.11 2073. Cemat 58 Ghalemdi Khola Myagdi 4000 2069.06.1 Rairang Hydropower Development Company 60 Iwa Khola Taplejung 9900 2070.06. 6. Ltd.12. Mai sana Cascade Ilam 8000 2069.09.Ltd Bagmati Khola Makawanpur 20000 2069. Pvt.08. Pvt.08.01.7 54 Betrawoti Hydropower Company (P). Upper Solu Solukhumbu 18000 2074. 2074. Ltd Tangchhahara Mustang 2200 2070.11.02 2076.03.05.02. Middle Modi Parbat 15100 2069.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 35 Rising Hydropower Compnay Ltd. Ltd.14 2074.14 2074.25 2071.07.03.15 2076. Puwa Khola -1 Ilam 4000 2070.06.15 57 Dovan Hydropower Company Pvt.08 2071. Midim Karapu Lamjung 3000 2069. Ghatte Khola Dolakha 5000 2070. 2071.05.03 (For 2.15 53 Molung Hydropower Company Pvt. Pvt.09 2075.14 37 Hydro Innovation Pvt.30 Ghalemdi Hydro Limited (Previously.29 2075.12. Lower Tadi Nuwakot 4993 2070.8. Ltd. Ltd.21 2071.31 2071.30 Power Dev Company (P). Khare Khola Dolakha 24100 2070.09. Rawa Khola Khotang 6500 2069.1 49 Volcano Hydropower Pvt. Ltd.9.10. P.7.10.26 2073.16 42 Rara Hydropower Development Co.1 68 Maya Khola Hydropower Co.07. Ltd. Upper Dordi A Lamjung 25000 2069.10 2074.1 67 Singati Hydro Energy Pvt. Pvt.27 2074.21 2074.30 38 Salankhu Khola Hydropower Pvt.17 43 Lohore Khola Hydropower Co. Khorunga Khola Terhathum 4800 2069.14 2075. Maya Khola Sankhuwasabha 14900 2070.08.12.16 2073.01.30 2076.07. Upper Parajuli Khola Dailekh 2150 2069.) 59 Tallo Midim Jalbidhut Company Pvt.1 69 Idi Hydropower Co.24 50 Union Hydropower Pvt Ltd.) Ltd.15 66 Upper Solu Hydroelectric Company Pvt.30 168 Nepal Electricity Authority .16 70 Puwa Khola-1 Hydropower P. Selang Khola Sindhupalchowk 990 2069.28 2073.08.09 2073.07. Pvt.1 Ltd.8MW) 52 Himal Dolkha Hydropower Company Ltd.4.04. Ltd.10.10.09.Ltd Phalankhu Khola Rasuwa 13700 2069.15 36 Liberty Hydropower Pvt.30 39 Moonlight Hydropower Pvt. Ltd. Ltd.30 65 Consortium Power Developers Pvt. Ltd.19 2071.10.12.10. Ltd.16 (For 46 Universal Power Company Ltd. Tinekhu Khola Dolakha 990 2069.8. Singati Khola Dolakha 16000 2070.23 2072. Ltd.14 2071.09.01 63 Manakamana Engineering Hydropower Pvt.5.08.09. Ltd.08.1 62 Abiral Hydropower Co.74MW) 47 Mandu Hydropower Company Pvt. Salankhu Khola Nuwakot 2500 2069.1. Lohore Khola Dailekh 4200 2069.06. Ltd Kapadi Gad Doti 3330 2069. Ltd. 40 Middle Modi Hydropower Ltd.15 2075.26 2073. Balephi A Sindhupalchowk 10600 2069.28 2071. Ltd.31 2074. Lower Solu Solukhumbu 82000 2070. Lower Midim Lamjung 996 2070.12. Ltd.9. Pvt.30 48 Madhya Midim Jalbidhyut Company P.7 2076.06 2075. Ltd.10.9.24 2075.6.06. Middle Midim Lamjung 3100 2069. Upper Khimti II Ramechhap 7000 2069.30 2074.08. Junbesi Khola Solukhumbu 5200 2069. Ltd.01 (for 2MW) Bindhyabasini Hydropower Development Co.01 (for (P.10.20 2073.4. 61 Tangchhar Hydro Pvt. 51 Rudi Khola A Lamjung and Kaski 8800 2069.08.22 8.08 2073.08.30 71 Buddha Bhumi Nepal Hydro Power Co.04.3.01 56 Salmanidevi Hydropower (P).6.20 2069.01 (PPA Revived) 45 Dudhkoshi Power Company Pvt. Idi Khola Kaski 975 2070. Ltd. Upper Khadam Morang 990 2070.04.11.12. Ltd.07.17 64 Essel-Clean Solu Hydropower Pvt.25 44 Beni Hydropower Project Pvt.3. Ltd.26MW) 2076. Teliya Khola Dhankuta 996 2069.01 55 Himalaya Urja Bikas Co.29 2076.01 41 Reliable Hydropower Co. Ltd.28 2074. Lower Khare Dolakha 11000 2069.

Super Mai Illam 7800 2073.06.29 Hydro Pvt.09.11 2076.01 Ramechap Solukhumbu/ 81 Numbur Himalaya Hydropower Pvt. Ltd.03.04.04 2076. 74 Dordi Khola Jal Bidyut Company Ltd.11. Ltd.29 Solu Khola 78 Hydro Venture Private Limited Solukhumbu 86000 2071.30 Dolakha 92 Pashupati Environmental Power Co. (Previously Sanigad 86 Upper Sanigad Bajhang 10700 2072.17 Small 95 Multi Energy Development Pvt.02. Ltd.05. Ltd.19 2076.) Ltd.03 Hydropower Project 77 Peoples' Hydropower Company Pvt.11.13 Taplejung Kavrepalanchowk.15 89 Menchhiyam Hydropower Pvt. Down Piluwa Sankhuwasabha 9500 2071. 73 Rudi Khola B Lamjung and Kaski 6600 2071.09. Ltd.12. Richet Khola Gorkha 4980 2073.02.15 2076. Upper Mardi Kaski 7000 2073. Upper Khorunga Terhathum 7500 2073. Ghar Khola Myagdi 8300 2073.10.08. Rupse Khola Myagdi 4000 2071.4.29 2076. 2076.9 2075.12. Ltd.12.29 88 Sanigad Hydro Pvt. Ltd.05.01.23 2075.10 (Dudhkoshi) Solukhumbu/ 79 Global Hydropower Associate Pvt. Sankhuwasabha 8500 2072.15 2077.12 2077. Ltd.22 2077.03. Bajhang 996 2071.31 98 United Idi Mardi and R.11.11. Suri Khola Dolakha 6400 2072. Ltd.19 2077.09. Pvt. Ltd. Lower Chhote Khola Gorkha 997 2072. Ltd.30 Bungal Hydro Pvt.01 101 Terhathum Power Company Pvt.02. Kalangagad Bajhang 15330 2072. Ltd. Langtang Khola Rasuwa 10000 2072. Rukumgad Rukum 5000 2073. Super Dordi 'Kha' Lamjung 49600 2071. Ltd. Jeuligad Small 76 Rangoon Khola Hydropower Pvt.06.01 99 Rapti Hydro and General Construction Pvt. Ltd.18 2076.30 97 Richet Jalbidhyut Company Pvt.11. Tallo Hewa Khola Panchthar 21600 2071.12.30 84 Nyadi Hydropower Limited Nyadi Lamjung 30000 2072. Upper Kalangagad Bajhang 38460 2072.15 2076. Ltd.04.29 2076. Dordi-1 Khola Lamjung 10300 2071.09.04.16 75 River Falls Hydropower Development Pvt. Ltd.02.06 2077.29 2075.07.06. Ltd.0 Nepal Electricity Authority 169 .07.30 96 Myagdi Hydropower Pvt. Ltd. Hydropower Pvt.23 2076. Ltd.08.09.32 (P.04.14 2075.07 2076.03.) 87 Kalanga Hydro Pvt. Likhu-2 33400 2071. Ltd. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 72 Mountain Hydro Nepal Pvt.05.02. Upper Piluwa Khola 2 Sankhuwasabha 4720 2072.10.01.02 83 Hydro Empire Pvt. Upper Naugad Gad Darchula 8000 2073.15 93 Huaning Development Pvt.17 2077.04.12 2077. Ltd.20 2073.03.05. Upper Balephi A Sindhupalchowk 36000 2072.03. Pvt.06. Ltd. Upper Myagdi Myagdi 20000 2071. 91 Chauri Hydropower (P.01 Ramechap Solukhumbu/ 80 Paan Himalaya Energy Private Limited Likhu-1 51400 2071.01 100 Api Power Company Pvt. Likhu Khola A 24200 2071.01 Total 2043613.) Ltd.07 2076.13 2077.01 102 Super Mai Hydropower Pvt. Ltd. Ramechhap. Ltd.20 2074.25 2075.07.09 Bindhyabasini Hydropower Development Co.01 Ramechap 82 Research and Development Group Pvt.04. 5000 2072. Chauri Khola Sindhupalchowk.10.03.B.05.06 85 Suri Khola Hydropower Pvt.08.01 Panchthar and 90 Kabeli Energy Limited Kabeli-A 37600 2072. Ltd.19 2077.08.02.06 Upper Hewa Khola 94 Upper Hewa Khola Hydropower Co.13 2077.11 2076.17 2076.

12. Super Nyadi Lamjung 40270 2074.12.01.28 2077.18 2067. Ltd.04.07.01 Dolakha 23 Ankhu Hydropower (P.14 2076.29 2076.12.08. Nilgiri Khola-2 Myagdi 62000 2074.09.19 2079.21 2073.03. Ltd. Ltd Upper Ingwa khola Taplejung 9700 2068. Ltd.30 30 Samling Power Company Pvt. Upper Chirkhwa Bhojpur 4700 2073. Ltd. Sabha Khola A Sankhuwasabha 8300 2071.4.26 2078.N.02.21 2078.1 7 Ludee Hydropower Development Co.13 11 Dhaulagiri Kalika Hydro Pvt.01 9 Dipsabha Hydropower Pvt.10.28 42 Siuri Nyadi Power Pvt. Pvt.07.14 2078. Ltd.32 17 Yambling Hydropower Pvt.12.03.11. Pvt. Ltd. Ltd.13 2075.11.30 46 Sewa Hydro Ltd.09.03.15 2080.08 2075.0 170 Nepal Electricity Authority .) Ltd.01 20 Leguwa Khola Laghu Jalbidhyut Sahakari Sastha Ltd.22 26 Chirkhwa Hydropower Pvt.10. Sisa Khola A Solukhumbu 2800 2073.04.01 43 Sabha Pokhari Hydro Power (P.02.12 38 Nilgiri Khola Hydropower Co.01 4 Molnia Power Ltd.03.29 2077. Taksar Pikhuwa Bhojpur 8000 2073.2.02.23 2073.26 2075.02 2077. Ltd.06. Tame Khola Dailekh 1250 2068.22 2076.28 2077.08 2071. Ltd.02.28 37 Sisa Hydro Electric Company Pvt. Lower Likhu Ramechhap 28100 2073. Ltd. 3 Ingwa Hydro Power Pvt.02.08.02. Upper Mailun Rasuwa 14300 2068.17 18 United Modi Hydropwer Ltd.04. Sabha Khola B Sankhuwasabha 15100 2074.32 16 Civil Hydropower Pvt.14 44 United Mewa Khola Hydropower Pvt.09.02 2076. Leguwa Khola Small Dhankuta 640 2074. Midim Khola Lamjung 100 2070. Developers Projects Location RCOD Capacity(kW) Date 1 TMB Energietechnik Narayani Shankar Biomass Rupandehi 600 2063.21 2077.02 31 Taksar-Pikhuwa Hydropower Pvt.08. Super Madi Kaski 44000 2073. Ltd.05. Daram Khola Baglung & Gulmi 7300 2073.24 2076. Mai Beni Illam 9008 2073.09 2076.01 25 Him River Power Pvt.14 2075.24 2076.08. Rele Khola Myagdi 6000 2074.12 2075.) Ltd.08 2070.03. Ltd.30 28 Rawa Energy Development Pvt.12.10 2073.12. Ltd.Ltd Ludee Khola Gorkha 750 2071.06.27 2077.02. Seti Khola Parbat 3500 2074. Upper Lapche Dolakha 52000 2073.15 49 Chhyangdi Hydropower Limited Upper Chhyangdi Khola Lamjung 4000 2074.12.09. Sano Milti 3000 2073. Ltd. Liping Khola Sindhupalchowk 16260 2073. Ltd.03.30 47 Nilgiri Khola Hydropower Co. Lankhuwa Khola Sankhuwasabha 5000 2074. Makarigad Darchula 10000 2072. Ltd.01.16 2074.01 45 Parbat Paiyun Khola Hydropower Company Pvt.16 2 Balephi Jalbidhyut Co. Ltd.26 2078.02.15 33 Tamor Sanima Energy Pvt.25 2065.21 2074. Chulepu Khola Ramechhap 8520 2071.1 8 Rasuwa Hydropower Pvt.20 2078.4.22 2075.28 2075.06.02. Ltd.14 2078.08.01.29 36 Himal Hydro and General Construction Ltd.01 27 Energy Venture Pvt. Nilgiri Khola Myagdi 38000 2073.03. Ltd. Ltd Phalanku Khola Rasuwa 5000 2071. Lower Modi 2 Parbat 10500 2072.30 29 Sindhujwala Hydropower Ltd. Yambling Khola Sindhupalchowk 7270 2072. Ltd.10.03.17 19 Syauri Bhumey Microhydro Project Syauri Bhumey Nuwakot 23 2072. Lower Selang Sindhupalchowk 1500 2074.24 2077. Ltd.11.01.08. Ltd.09. Ltd.01 2077.26 2078.05.05 2081.01 5 Jywala Sajhedari Hydropower Company Pvt.02.20 2078.01 21 Salasungi Power Limited Sanjen Khola Rasuwa 78000 2072.23 32 Swet-Ganga Hydropower and Construction Ltd.8.02. Madhya Tara Khola Small Baglung 1700 2073. Nyam Nyam Khola Rasuwa 6000 2074.28 2077.15 10 Chandeshwori Mahadev Khola MH.12. Lower Chirkhwa Bhojpur 4060 2074.06.03. Darbang-Myagdi Myagdi 25000 2072.30 48 Gorakshya Hydropower Pvt.30 2076.08. Super Ankhu Khola Dhading 23500 2074.04.01 40 Him Consult Pvt.04. Ltd.04.08.09.) Ltd.01. Upper Nyasem Sindhupalchowk 41400 2073.14 2075.27 2078.09.06. Balephi Sindhupalchowk 23520 2073.10.23 2072. Mewa Khola Taplejung 50000 2074. Co.02.01 2076.29 2077. Ramechhap and 22 Sano Milti Khola Hydropower Ltd.05 50 Pokhari Hydropower Company Pvt.03.25 12 Upper Syange Hydropower P.04. Khimti-2 48800 2072.01 Ramechhap 14 Diamond Hydropower Pvt.10.03.11. Middle Tamor Taplejung 52100 2073.31 51 Nyam Nyam Hydropower Company Pvt.09.15 6 Deurali Bahuudesiya Sahakari Sanstha Ltd.01.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 NEPAL ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY IPPs' Hydropower Projects in Different Stages of Development as of FY 2073/74 (Without Financial Closure) Installed PPA S.12.12.08 35 Pahadi Hydro Power Company (P.04. Leguwa Khola Dhankuta 40 2072.08.30 2080.28 34 Daram Khola Hydro Energy Ltd. Dolakha and 13 Peoples Hydro Co-operative Ltd. Ankhu Khola Dhading 34000 2073.01. Upper Rawa Khotang 2800 2073. Ltd.12. Ltd.22 2078.19 41 Himali Rural Electric Co-operative Ltd.30 39 Chirkhwa Hydropower Pvt.20 2070.09.30 24 Siddhakali Power Limited Trishuli Galchi Nuwakot & Dhading 75000 2073. Ltd. Ltd. Total 910311. Upper Syange Khola Lamjung 2400 2072.20 2077.17 15 Makari Gad Hydropower Pvt.09.10. Bijayapur 2 Khola Small Kaski 4500 2072. Upper Daraudi-1 Gorkha 10000 2072.4.

Annapurna Group Pvt. Triyog Energy & 2 Middle Gaddigad Doti 3500 Event of Default Development Pvt. to ¿nancial Unclosure Sunkoshi Hydro Lower Indrawati Termination of Generation 19 Sindhupalchok 4500 Power Co. Termination of 11 Madi-1 Khola Kaski 10000 Ltd. to Financial Closure Baishno Devi Hydro 10 Lower Sunkoshi -III Sindhupalchowk 9900 Event of Default Power (P. Pvt.) Ltd. Ltd. Ltd. (P. Khola license by DOED Total 83841 Nepal Electricity Authority 171 . K. Pvt. (P) Ltd. Financial Closure Application of Generation 7 L. Universal Power 4 Ladku Khola Kavrepalanchowk 700 Event of Default Company (P) Ltd. Ltd. Ltd.) Ltd.) Ltd. Generation license by DOED Swayambhu Auto termination due 12 Upper charnawati Dolakha 2020 Hydropower Pvt. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 NEPAL ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY IPPs' Hydro Power Projects (Terminated Projects) as of FY 2073/74 Capacity S. Gayatri Hydro 5 Charanawati Dolakha 980 Event of Default Power (P. Midim Event of Default related 14 Midim Lamjung 3400 Hydropower Pvt. Dapcha-Roshi Kavrepalanchowk 5000 License terminated by DOED Eklekunda Event of Default related to Financial 8 Dorkhu Khola Nuwakot 990 Hydropower Co. Ltd. Rshikesh Event of Default related to 6 Upper Jumdi Gulmi 995 Hydropower Pvt. Pvt. Power (P. to Financial Closure Ashmita Auto termination due 18 Sunkoshi (Tocardo) Ramechhap 400 Hydropower Co.Pvt. (P.N. to Financial Closure Shakti Urja Bikash Event of Default related 17 Tauthali Khola Sindhupalchowk 950 Company Pvt. to Financial Closure Dupcheshowr Mahadev Event of Default related 16 Middle Tadi Nuwakot 5325 Hydro Co.) Ltd. to Financial Closure Apolo Event of Default related 15 Buku Khola Solukhumbu 6000 Hydropower Pvt. Ltd. Ltd. Shreerup Hydropower 3 Seti Khola Chitwan 465 Event of Default Co.Ltd Closure Upper Piluwa Khola Event of Default related 9 Upper Piluwa Khola Sankhuwa Sabha 9622 Hydropower Co. Ltd to ¿nancial Unclosure Welcome Energy 13 Lower Balephi Sindhupalchowk 18514 Event of Default Development Co.) Ltd. Developer Project Location Reason for Termination (kW) Mansarowar 1 Golmagad Doti 580 Event of Default Powers (P.) Ltd. Ltd.

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