Nepal Electricity Authority 1


2 Nepal Electricity Authority



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

Head Of¿ce: Durbar Marg, Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: +977-1-4153007/4153013, Fax: +977-1-4153009

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

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

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

As in the previous year. except industrial who lost their lives due to electric hazards and consumers. and bulk buyers during the year. The capital shocks in pursuing their duty. Domestic and Industrial consumer 220 kV Transmission Line. city-Kathmandu and city of tourist-Pokhara were With these notes. It was our At this annual day. even in the driest months.96 % share of the entire transmission lines including Khimti-Dhalkebar consumers. 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. the domestic consumer category with 3. load shedding in Kathmandu. loss reduction and Ànancial performance.54 % of the gross sales revenue. power cuts during dry season. the year 2016/17 was environment for growth and transformation of the historic one in terms of load shedding management. 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. The 32nd Anniversary is an and net loss stood below one billion. Organization.97 million to 3. which is the Àrst in category contributed 41. 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 industries' supply Operational Performance was curtailed during peak hours only.85 % and 35. Nepal Electricity Authority 11 .61 % to the its voltage level playing pivotal role in eradicating gross revenue from electricity sales respectively. As a result.26 million including community transmission and distribution facilities. within next couple of months. 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. This became possible due to effective and efÀcient demand and The total number of consumers increased from supply side management with augmentation of 2. Chamelia Hydroelectric Project is at the Only 65% of the population has access to grid Ànal stage of completion and will be completed electricity. full swing. All generation Rest of the consumer Category accounted for the projects have resumed their construction works in remaining 22. 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. 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.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. public and institutions for our deeds.

457. 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. an should also be attributed to the decrease in the increase of 26.40 % respectively. NEA’s own Energy from purchased power amounted to 63.76 % and 28.34 million in purchasing power from Àgure of 1. demand of the system.35% from previous year's Àgure of 1.166. However. which has supported a lot increment in retail tariff. NRs.09 million in the FY 2016/17.457. distribution and administration in underway nationwide.67% of the net electricity sales revenue for 34. The total power purchased from Independent the largest component in the total operating Power Producers (IPPs) within Nepal was 1777.305. The total energy available the various Independent Power Producers (IPPs) in NEA’s system increased by 23. Kaligandaki. This is an increase of 43.48 million reduced interest amount by about NRs.28 %.15 million.82 million and Financial Performance NRs 1.073.24 GWh.17 GWh. this purpose.92 GWh. Reduction in system operation during the dry season to meet the peak losses. standard and continued drive to minimize it is transmission. GWh over the previous year’s Àgure of 5. The total cost of purchased power increased by 27. NEA spent GWh. The main load centers.21 % from as NRs. 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. Out of the total available energy.98 million. reduction in average rate of power import.407.572.077.175.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 NEA’s hydropower plants including small power in power purchase cost and staff salary.257.24 expenses in the year under review. 1.907. an increase of previous year. the last year amounted to NRs.063.079. The amount of loss that still persists is not to the acceptable Other operating expenses for generation.890. 7.53 million in the FY 2015/16 The growth in the revenue from energy sales to NRs 45. after many years. an achieved an operational proÀt.68 in the FY 2016/17 amounted to NRs 978.78 % in the previous year price escalation for power purchase from IPPs. NEA has managed to generate Reduction in long term borrowing interest rate operational proÀt in the Àscal year 2016/17. previous year's Àgure.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 25.38 million as against 2.133.04 GWh.16 generation contributed 36. expenses including power purchase increased from NRs 36. to 22.54 million in the million. Marshyangdi and Middle million whereas the same for the previous year Marshyangdi power plants were run for peaking was NRs 8. continuous supply of to minimize the load shedding at the peak time.14 GWh.90% in the year under review.087.73 million in the previous year 2015/16.72 million respectively.84 % whereas those % of the total available energy and NEA paid imported from India and local IPPs accounted for 61.39 million as compared to NRs. NRs 1.25 % to 6. 12 Nepal Electricity Authority .823. The total energy imported from the operational loss of NRs 3. NEA's overall operating 5. This is mainly due to increase prevalent load shedding. NEA incurred Net Loss 22. NEA stations generated a total of 2.777.98 million in India has reached 2.39% from previous year's NRs 28.306. increase of 8. 1. an increase of 52.73 and import from India.229. Interest expense for this year is calculated previous year.19 million. After many years.06% from previous year's Àgure of amounting to NRs 2.200 as compared to NRs 35. 3879. including Dhalkebar-Muzaffarpur transmission The cost for purchasing power has again been line.14 GWh.

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

conducting feasibility study on TSHEP at installed Tender Document Preparation and Construction capacity of 762 MW and FSL of 550 masl. (Italy) in association with Company of NEA established to promote storage NEWJEC Inc. The pre-construction activities International GmbH is presently engaged in are in the Ànal stage of completion.A. 14 Nepal Electricity Authority . 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. Trishuli 3A. (Japan) with the grant assistance type Tanahu Hydropower Project (140 MW). 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. the Detailed Engineering Design and Tender Trishuli Jal Vidhut Company Limited (TJVCL): This Document preparation. 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. The selection of Consultant for both works selection of Consultant for Updated Feasibility will be undertaken under the Ànancing agreement Study. Detailed Engineering Design is under way. and Lower Hewa (21. Core Drilling work both Package 1 (Headworks and River Diversion) and Construction of Test Audit is being carried out and Package 2 (Water Conveyance. 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. In Supervision for the Access Road is also in its Ànal addition. PDD is preparing documents for the stage.6 MW) Ikhuwa Khola Hydroelectric Project (30 MW). On this basis. Powerhouse under a separate contract agreement. Lahmeyer Committee of THL. the overall and Tender Document preparation in EPC mode project parameters were reassessed and the of Contract are under evaluation. 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. 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 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. The submitted bids for implementation of the Project. 2015 earthquake and blockade Reform and Sustainable Hydropower Development in the India-Nepal border thereafter. Detail Design are being carried out by ELC Tanahu Hydropower Limited (THL): It is a Subsidiary Electroconsult S. 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. being prepared.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 due to the April. installed capacity is increased to 40 MW. PDD is Similarly Tender evaluation for the Detail Design.p.6 MW). Detail Engineering Design and preparation between GoN and World Bank for Power Sector of Tender Documents. As per new Program (PSRSHDP). Bid evaluation is under process for the Upper Modi A (60 MW): The submitted bids for submitted bids under EPC mode of Contract.

the nodal survey. tariff escalation is stopped and the power exchange rate has been Àxed for IRs. 6. MANAGING DIRECTOR’S REPORT FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Andhi Khola Storage Hydroelectric Project (180 532.07 MW. at BERC rates of Bihar guidelines for dollar-denominated PPAs has been The long pending Power Exchange Committee issued. the Surge Shaft. The power import Purchase Agreements (PPA).00 and 6. been convened on August 8. a total of 28 Raxaul.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 . Geological drilling.31 MW are in the various stages Nepal will be purchasing the power up to 50MW of development. Similarly.e.55. Power Trading with India Chainpur Seti Hydroelectric (210 MW): It is a RoR NEA signed the power purchase Agreement with scheme. construction after Ànancial closure. for which the price was Ànalized Semi-surface Power House and Sloping Intake through competitive bidding. Geological mapping and investigation agency of Government of India for cross border (Phase-I). Further. 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. 51 It will carry positive impacts on Ànancial health IPP owned projects with a combined installed of NEA in the new Àscal year 2074/75.61 MW and are under up to the Indian Àscal year ending in March 2018.. Bid for next lot of design has been reviewed. 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. from each of new 132kV Kataiya-Kushaha and During the last Àscal year 2016/17.61 MW were commissioned in the FY exchange rate which was increasing every year 2016/17. project optimization studies and power trading with Nepal. UP and Uttrakhand was for energy purchase from 3 categories of Hydro at the rates Ànalized by 10th Power Exchange Power Projects i. work. Topographic NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam (NVVN). EOI will be requested grid-tied solar projects with Viability Gap Funding from International Consultants for Detailed (VGF) from ADB will be invited soon.05 MW. 3. 33kV and 11kV voltage levels respectively installed capacity of 2043. ERT survey and EIA study PPAs with the grid-tied solar power projects are have been completed. 5. 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. Peaking Committee (PEC) meeting and above 50 MW was Run off River (PRoR) and Storage type. Private Sector Participation NEA purchased power about 35MW at PPA rate of NEA is continuously pursuing the efforts to promote INR 3. Similarly.60 through year under review.5 percent. line during the Àscal year under review. This has increased the total number by 5. Further. NEA has open rates below 50 MW from Bihar. Engineering Design in the coming year.45 at IPP’s are developing 102 projects with a combined 132kV. capacity of 910. which may create conducive environment (PEC) meeting which was not held after 2011 has for attracting FDI in hydropower sector of Nepal. Run off River (RoR).97 MW. 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. under process. for power purchase alternative layout studies were completed in the up to 160MW at the rate of INR. Similarly. identiÀed by PDD in 2015.44 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.

increase self- Hydro Power development. However. People's Investment for Nepal's Hydro) has been proactive efforts will be made to adjust electricity launched by Ministry of Energy. Andhikhola imports and efÀcient management. 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. import opportunity. NEA's been initiated and are expected to be completed Ànancial health can also be improved if we can within next 5 years. Without Transmission backbone of 400 kV or For short term. Tamakoshi-5 (95 MW) Peaking Run-of-River in electricity with due consideration for quality. 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 . system in the next 2-3 years. To encourage general generation. 2072'. Our immediate Crisis Mitigation and Electricity Development requirement is to get rid of decade long crippling Decade Concept/Action Plan. EU etc. With addition of these in central part of the country. One is more than 3400 MW RoR/PRoR projects in 'take to supply sufÀcient electricity to consumers to their or pay' basis. NEA is developing system.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 decision of the 11th PEC meeting. 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. Uttarganga (300-600 MW). Completion of Grid tied solar projects and future. 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. We are problem of load shedding. Price of electricity in Indian electricity from Galchhi (Nepal) – Kerung (China) has already market in short term is in decreasing trend. Thermal Import from India and above from East to West and North to South. PPA rates reliability and energy security. 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. As a long term strategy. a system loss and increase additional income from program called “Nepal Ko Pani Janatako Lagaani”( mobilization of additional resources. About eight other cross border import cheaper electricity from Indian electricity links with India are proposed for construction in market. one 400 transmission and substation facilities in place. Way Forward NEA has already concluded PPA with IPPs for NEA has two important objectives to meet. NEA has strategic attract domestic and FDI investment in all types of plan to reduce operation cost. tariff to cover the cost of service. ADB. Further. 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. which can be achieved developing Dudhkoshi (900 MW). for Reservoir and Peaking Run-of-River projects are also Àxed for private developers. This will To improve its Ànancial health. Moreover. Projects to meet the long term demand. Millenium Challenge Kattaiya second circuit and Raxaul Parwanipur Corporation. 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. maximize sales with reduction in public investment in Hydropower development. Tamor (762 with integrated resource planning including MW). our (180 MW) reservoir Projects and Upper Arun (700 long term strategy should be to become self-reliant MW).

by utilizing available resources optimally. the existing cannot be increased to match with upcoming pole plant and transformer workshops will be supply from Hydro generations. substations. This will enable NEA to adopt majority shareholding from NEA. system. income by leasing them at a reasonable price. Due to safety efÀciency and management capability within the and reliability reasons. Modern trading platform will Moreover. our effort will be to increase revenue be developed for short term trading of electricity. Engineering and Power Trading to its grid system through net metering will also be Companies have already been established with expanded in future. main distribution lines of organization. Load efÀciency programs to be implemented to reduce dispatch center will be augmented to central and the peak and energy demand of the system. NEA trading and energy banking may be the suitable Nepal Electricity Authority 17 . 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. capacitor banks are the major energy buyers and sellers in electricity market. 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. Similarly. Ministers. NEA has 48% modern digital technology in its system. 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. NEA has initiated institutional reform and The implementation of smart Grid and Smart Ànancial restructuring process already. 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. Power trading will be a challenging business Communication network can be expanded for NEA in future. which will enhance the megawatt in the next Àve to ten years. 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. This will also create multiple fans. Our effort is to make the organization Kathmandu are planned to have underground digitalized and paperless. After commissioning of Upper even to the ward level through our distribution Tamakoshi and Chillime's subsidiary projects. MANAGING DIRECTOR’S REPORT FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 next 2-3 years. infrastructure which can be utilized for our own Integrated Nepal Power System may experience purpose too. NEA board has initiated for all consumers. loss reduction already been endorsed partially by Council of and better service delivery to the consumer. Government of Nepal and is expected The smart Grid system with combination of to improve NEA’s Ànancial performance. 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. The share in the Government owned Grid Company online and centralized bill payment system will be which is already in operation. 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. efÀcient state governments. The metering system will get importance within NEA second phase of Ànancial restructuring has to gain efÀciency in operation. Without major augmentation and has plans to develop these infrastructures for reinforcement of Distribution network. To face this challenge. regional levels too. demand its additional income. LED lamps. integration of solar energy Generation. of the country.

who have always helped with international training organizations to meet us in the past and are willing to continue their its training requirements. I would also like to thank the Government of Nepal. IPPs. Ministry of Energy. 2041. encouragement and patronage. The Training Center will involvement in the coming days with us to achieve be developed as a Center of Excellence. delivery. Training needs for different and support for power exchange between two level of staffs will be assessed and appropriate countries. our goal of fulÀlling the growing needs of energy. Our every endeavor should be for in disseminating factual reports about the better and efÀcient NEA.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 options. This has signiÀcantly helped us to training will be conducted for all levels through improve power supply situation in the country. Ministry of Finance and Kul Man Ghising other concerned Ministries for their continuous Managing Director 18 Nepal Electricity Authority . 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. achievements within the framework of authorities and responsibilities envisaged in the NEA Act Thank You. support acknowledge all those who have been directly or and cooperation to the management. organization. indirectly contributing to NEA's performance and I would like to express my sincere thanks and achievements. 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. 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. NEA has plans I am also grateful to the donor communities and to develop internal resource pool and build ties development partners. 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. I for energy banking mechanism with neighboring sincerely acknowledge the great concern shown states of India. Finally. demand during off-peak hours. There are enough grounds to be optimistic support. My sincere gratitude also goes to efforts. Our major focus in future will be by parliamentary committees in our regular on energy levelling by increasing domestic energy operation and development pursuits. I thank them for this cause and wish to have the same support in our future endeavor. 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. well restructured Training Center. 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. auditors. We Àrmly believe that ensuring the best service I sincerely appreciate banks.

Medium Generation Operation in the plants history. LGO&MD and TSD during the FY are described as follows. Finance.70 MW. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 GENERATION DIRECTORATE Generation Directorate. (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). Indian irrigation authority for headworks and Administration and Monitoring and IT. Technical Marsyangdi hydropower plants were operated Support Department. The main which are below 30MW installed capacity owned objective of this directorate is to construct new by NEA. 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. The directorate is supported last FY 2016/17. At present. Kulekhani III operational practices were improved to get Hydroelectric Project is headed by Project higher output. 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. Nepal Electricity Authority 19 . Whereas. 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. 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. Manager and reports to the Director. Middle Marsyangdi and Development Department (GDD). availability was achieved in all other times. „ The machine overhauling time under „ Upper Trishuli 3'A' Hydroelectric Project (60MW) scheduled maintenance were reduced to Chameliya Hydroelectric Project. 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. Rahughat almost half by mobilizing the extra staff and Hydroelectric Project and Upper Trishuli 3'A' resources efÀciently. MGO&MD coordination with respective Directors. Some of them are- by four departments. 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. namely Generation „ Kaligandaki ‘A’. LGO&MD. 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. It is supported „ The plant shutdown duration required by by three divisions/sections namely. GDD. and Maintenance Department (MGO&MD) each headed by a Director.

The overall progress of civil works is 99. house site is located at Sailya Municipality. completed. headrace tunnel. desanding basin. 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. adit tunnel. Foundation and is December 2017. localized cracking of shotcrete and extremely large deformations in the crowns and side walls which is upto maximum 40% of the design diameter.95%. Switchyard area has Joint Co-ordinated Working Schedule the comple. The project has initiated the process connecting tunnel. 99.21 GWh. of 16 MVA power tion date (including Testing and Commissioning) transformers being installed. Sikhar. of trees which Switchyard of Chameliya HEP 20 Nepal Electricity Authority . The vertical shaft also encountered huge cavity formation with debris Dam site of Chameliya HEP Áow making the construction very difÀcult.8 % of intake Project Background and 99. Darchula District.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 CHAMELIYA HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT surge tank. that was completed in 2015. Similarly. been completed with 2 nos. 2008. penstock (both horizontal and vertical) and tail race. As per the has been completed. NEA and EDCF K-Exim Bank. The treatment of squeezing of HRT started on May 2013 and was completed on May 2017. of cutting around 2300 nos. the power house had to be relocated which resulted in requirement of slope protection. 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. ing of GoN.99% of power house has been completed. This resulted in deformation of several lattice girders/steel ribs. erection of 412 nos. The power Due to weak geology and presence of fault zones. Korea loan started in 23rd October. Similarly. Chameliya Hydroelectric Project under joint fund. 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.

available from EXIM Bank of India under US$ 250 million Dollar Line of Credit Agreement dated 21st October. near Beni in Myagdi District. 2011. Both cost. HM transmission line. The remaining amount determination of the Civil Works executed by the of US$ 36 million for electromechanical.35 Crores the arbitration process under UNCITRAL rules of (including all taxes). EXIM Bank of India under US$ 100 million Dollar The Determination process of the Contractor was Line of Credit Agreement dated 14th September. Consultant for the construction of Main Civil works of the project. Hydro-mechanical Adit No. 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. 2017. US$ 31 million was made available from process. Dhaulagiri stay orders to prevent the seizure of the Bank Zone of Western Nepal. 2015 and the Bank Guarantees Project Background were seized on 28th June. III Nepal Electricity Authority 21 . 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. issued “Notice for Termination” to the Contractor RAHUGHAT HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT on 18th June. The contractor IVRCL has initiated was initially estimated to be NRs 827. hydro- Contractor. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 impose great danger to the transmission line. HM and TL) works. Contract Agreement for the consultancy services for construction of main civil works was signed with WAPCOS Ltd. and TL works on 24th March. of India Undertaking) in association with TATA CONSULTING ENGINEERS LIMITED AND LARSON & TOUBRO LIMITED on 16th February. because of the very poor work is set to be fully commissioned by December Ànancial condition of the company. and Transmission Line (EM. with the recommendation of the Consultant. The cost of the project Guarantees. 2015 as the Appellate Rahughat Hydroelelctric Project is located at Court rejected the Contractor’s plea to issue Galeshwor. The Employer. 2014. 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 EXIM Bank of India approved the appointment of WAPCOS Limited. (A Govt. 2012 and the concurrence from EXIM Bank of India was received on 2nd August. as consultant also for Electro-mechanical. Out of the total estimated Arbitration as per the Condition of Contract. equipment and vehicles is remaining amount for main civil works was made going on and shall be completed very soon. The Determination for the mechanical and transmission line works and the plant and machineries. 2012. 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. M/S IVRCL. The Project after completion of all test from the consultant.

the Bidding Documents Hydro-mechanical works) was signed with China were prepared by the Consultant in EPC mode Gezhouba Group Company Ltd.67 cumecs and the installed capacity optimized to 40 MW. the design discharge was Àxed at 16. the Ànal submission date at a contract price of 22..6 million US$ excluding was extended up to 14th Nov 2016. Lot-2.river project of 60 MW was initiated in June Camp Facilities is being undertaken by Lama 2011. 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.775 Million US$. made with Northwest Engineering Corporation Limited (previously known as Northwest Hydro- The Tender call for Lot 1 was Àrst published on 6th Consulting Engineers). a run- received. with detail cost estimate. The preparation of Tender Document for 2012. at a cost May. 22 Nepal Electricity Authority . construction work (Civil. The estimated cost of the project is be sorted out.90 crores (@ NRs 105 per US$) including VAT. An Upgraded Detailed Project Report (UDPR) for the revised installed capacity. The total cost of the Project for the revised installed capacity has been estimated as NRs 859. Contract for the major these disputes contractually. The Construction of Infrastructures for of. 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. The agreement was signed between the Construction and majority works is completed. 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. Electro-mechanical works is completed. Contract for July. 2016 with the Ànal submission date on 7th of 3. 2016. was prepared by the Consultant. Contract in Plant and Design Build (PDB) mode for Lot 2 : for construction supervision of the project was Mechanical and Electrical works. 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. China (NWH). After the revision of the river hydrology. After the approval by the NEA management to go Underground Powerhouse for Tendering in Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) mode.177 Million US$ excluding VAT. China (CGGC) at a for Lot 1: Civil and Hydro-mechanical works and cost of 89.932 Million US$ excluding VAT. The project is working hard to settle 125. VAT.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.

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

CGGC has Chinese labor back to China and dismissed all resumed work in headrace tunnel. including a huge landslide uphill has been made thus only 135 meter of tunnel side of the Tunnel Inlet portal. 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).e. the desander. After the earthquake. 2020 including road from powerhouse to the headworks. the only storage power plant in Nepal. the Nepal projects of Generation Directorate. which Defect Liability Period of 12 months and Second made the headworks virtually inaccessible. The army opened the resource management of under-construction track by the end of March 2016. 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 stabilization as per MOU between NEA and Nepal is a cascade project that utilizes the regulated Army dated on March 30. The contract to generate about 40. Now. power house local labors. The Supplementary Contract Agreement was signed landslide also blocked the access road to Surge between NEA and Consultant NWH on 28 March. by 20 month i. Kulekhani is the only storage project in Nepal. both the Contractors CGGC and CWE have tunnel. Several Regarding Consulting work. Adit-2 tunnel and powerhouse. of the contractor including the temporary labor camps located near the Headworks. till 2 January. Áow of the Kulekhani Reservoir. Presently. After earthquake. the cabinet decided Generation Development Department (GDD) to mobilize Nepal army to open the track from performs the regular monitoring. the time was extended huge landslides occurred along the 5 km access from July 1. the Contract duration for the main works was extended by 34 months i.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. The 14-Megawatt (MW) Kulekhani III entire local labors. Many construction equipment 2017. Now. 2018 as a second 24 Nepal Electricity Authority . 2016 to 30 April. the Contractor regulated Áow of Kulekhani Reservoir and resumed its work and the tower foundation and additional water from Khani Khola. 2017 between NEA and CGGC. 2019 KULEKHANI III HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT as a second extension of time (EOT) for which Project Background Supplementary Contract Agreement was signed on 7 March. considering the unsafe working Hydroelectric Project with two numbers of Francis environment after 25 April 2015 earthquake. were resumed their respective works on the site after heavily damaged.e. inspection and powerhouse to Headworks. turbine is a cascade project which utilizes the However. 2017. Adit-1 Now. It is expected other related works are in progress. downstream of excavation is remaining. Shaft and adit-1. at a rapid pace came to a standstill by the devastating earthquake of 25 April 2015. 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. Later earthquake also triggered a huge debris Áow at uphill of the dam site on left GENERATION DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT bank. Contractor repatriated all the earthquake of April 25. from 15 March 2016. till April 30.85 Giga Watt hours (GWh) duration of Transmission line works was extended of electrical energy per annum. 2015. The earthquake followed by the and access road to surge shaft.

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

replacement of mainly intended for meeting peak load demand hydraulic servo motor. maintenance of GIS and power plants. having total installed capacity of these plants is 414 annual design generation of 842 GWh and is MW. The Multifuel power bypass valve and steam bush were carried out. commissioned in 2002. Under this department. The power station. Syangja. 29th march.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 LARGE GENERATION OPERATION & 1. 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. inspection capacity is available during wet season. repair cascade Kulekhani I and Kulekhani II plants are and modiÀcation of old MIV. Total generation is mainly due to adequate hydrology generation from the hydropower plants under this throughout the year.15 year because of the favouring hydrology along GWh with an increment of 12. The actual generation from the plants under located at Krishna Gandaki. 2017 under which electrical works such as maintenance and Overhauling of generating units is a regular testing of excitation transformer. periodic overhaulings were carried out in cleaning of speed signal generator (SSG). Kulekhani-I and Kulekhani-II being reservoir type power plants does not experience erosion problems and hence. The MIV modiÀcation work of Unit No. It is a six-hour peaking run-of-river type under the jurisdiction of this department. butterÁy valve disc seal. The generation from on 6th August 2016.16% as compared with the proper operation and regular preventive to the last year's generation. department in Àscal year 2073/74 is 1. Kali gandaki ‘A’ Hydropower Plant Rehabilitation Project (KGAHPPRP) under loan Ànancing from International Development Association (IDA) is under implementation. testing Kaligandaki A. This ensures that design of the carbon brushes as required. 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. only regular preventive maintenance activities were carried out.94% as compared to that of was started on 24th June 2016 was completed last Àscal year's generation. The following sections provide a concise description of the power stations and highlight major activities carried out under this department during the Àscal year. inspection and works. replacement avoiding energy loss. Apart and testing of neutral cubical. Under this work. with 3 units each having a capacity power plant with capacity above 30 MW fall of 48 MW. Middle Marsyangdi and Marsyangdi of power transformer.87 TWh. The actual this department has increased signiÀcantly this generation of the plant in this Àscal year is 842. maintenance and from preventive and corrective maintenance testing of synchronizing breaker. The increment in maintenance activities carried out. as per system requirement. ModiÀed MIV Shifting for Assembly 26 Nepal Electricity Authority . specially during dry season. inspection of practice normally carried out in the lean season equipment of generator housing. 2017 to 19th april. 3 which with an increment of 7.

HDSR Capacity-Building component. downstream to enable inspection of roller bucket Nepal Electricity Authority 27 .65 GWh this year with installation of new fabricated balancing pipes. balancing pipes. Safety. problem identiÀcation and solving of As part of implementation of Kali Gandaki intake gate no. Maintenance of Bote house and primary school changing of LV breaker (400V. Lamjung. along with 2. repairing of de-sander stop log gates. replacement of governor’s actuator/solenoid year included overhauling of unit no. dry and wet tests. Similarly. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 protection cubicals. Since the loan from World Bank has already closed on 30 June 2017. the remaining work as per study shall be conducted by mobilizing the internal & external resources. assembling of the repaired & HVOF coated 2008 and has consistently performed well wicket gate and repaired upper stem bearings. cleaning of identiÀcation. problem in DCS system. wearing rings generation of 398 GWh is located at Bhoteodar. USA on 23rd April 2015. were addressed with assistance of Agreement for the Consulting Services for Dam Alstom expert. SCADA system issues of (KGAHPPRP). problem identiÀcation dam to address slope stability issue of left bank. commissioning bucket & bathymetric survey and eco sound survey of digital inclinometers along the u/s of diversion of the reservoir. all mechanical packages except trash rack cleaning machine supply has been completed. Other signiÀcant works carried is rightly supported by periodic overhauling out this year are installation of online bushing of units and adequate hydrology. of existing facing plates of all three diversion repair and maintenance of all three spillway radial dam radial gate. under Technical Assistance and cooling water system. Middle Marsyangdi Hydropower Station mechanical works such as dismantling of turbine Middle Marsyangdi Hydropower Station with components (i.). and solving of Startup sequence of the Unit No. 2.1 position display system were also ‘A’ Hydropower Plant Rehabilitation Project carried out. desander basin.1. installed capacity of 70 MW and annual design shaft seal. It was commissioned in runner. 1250A ACB) for Bus- were also completed this year. repair and maintenance of cooling dewatering tanks & repairing of pumps. repair and maintenance of desanders. slot and civil works like repair and maintenance dewatering and inspection of downstream roller of access road. The consultant has submitted the Ànal design reports.38% as compared with last installation of new spare turbine guide bearing year. Dam site water control system. and maintenance activities during this Àscal 1. 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. Civil. installation of the repaired HVOF coated Siundibar. Furthermore. etc. prestart conditions. the Contract recordings. runner. Coupler 2. Electromechanical Works and SCADA display and operation of 132kV controller Capacity Building have been signed between Nepal Electricity Authority and MWH International Inc.e. etc. an increment of 4. if any. Similarly. Its remarkable operational performance were carried out. Under Electro-Mechanical Works.Major repair monitoring device on the transformer of unit no. thereby generating 454. 1. fault valve set of turbine of unit no. wicket gates. restoration of automatic repair and maintenance works includes repairing functioning of drainage and dewatering system. facing plates.

24m respectively measured from mean sea level. 3. the time of Black out. earthquake was completed as well as construction Works like auto operation of trash rack cleaning of 4 new staff buildings. This year it generated 465. testing & commissioning of 110 V.2. Maintenance of maximum and minimum water level recorded this year is 1523. & transformer protection system of all three Àrst unit was commissioned in 14th May 1982 units. The plant is very critical for INPS Upgradation of communication system of power for meeting peak load demand especially during house. of the same year. Makwanpur at about 30 km southwest generation of 462. installation. replacement of 110V. installation. This Hydro previous year's generation. are in progress. Kulekhani-I Hydropower Station Aabookhaireni. It was commissioned of Kathmandu. upgradation of generator protection system The construction of this plant was started in 1977. dry season and also for restoring Power in INPS at Works like maintenance of radial gate no. Tanahun in the central region with Kulekhani-I Hydropower Station. construction of new gabion check dams at upstream of Chakhel and Sim Intake were also carried out.67 m and 1500. testing and commissioning of VRLA battery banks of various capacities for telemetry system at dam site. 4 & 5. Extension etc.34% compared to annual design generation of 211 GWh. weir and colony was completed this year. Deurali and control house. primary energy and 46 GWh as Secondary energy. 240Ah maintenance free battery bank of switchgear and protection system at dam site. Marsyangdi Hydropower Station Marsyangdi Hydropower Station is located at 4.87% greater canal and maintenance works at Dhakaltar road than annual generation of previous Àscal year. updates in staff colony and a new VIP guest house were the HMI and programs. Debris removal work at Sera and Palung check dam. The were also conducted this year.31 GWh plant in Nepal with installed capacity of 60 MW and of energy. an increment of 5. In addition. 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 . 2.5 GWh. It generated 73. replacement of faulty drives. Moreover. new boundary wall at machine. located at installed capacity of 69 MW and annual design Dhorsing. Major works this year consists of repair/maintenance of local control panel of butterÁy valve at valve house. of 132 KV GIS bus inside GIS sub-station is still ongoing. and the Project was completed in 4th December replacement of generator cooler of unit no. Major works carried Power plant is designed to generate 165 GWh as out this year are overhauling works of unit no. is the only seasonal storage type in 1989 AD. 355 Ah maintenance free Ni-Cd Pocket Plate battery & 110 V 325 A DC online duel Áoat cum boost battery charger at power house. changing of toothed lath completed in this Àscal year. replacement of isolators of all the 3 units.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.40 GWh of extraction of debris from weir site under sluice energy in this Àscal year which is 2.

rocker arms. This plant is located at Bhainse VDC of Makawanpur district and was commissioned in 1986 AD. Furthermore. repair and seat ring control valve.83% greater than previous year’s generation. maintenance of intake gate foundation. 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. installation. installation of CC camera in Mandu intake 35 MVA Power Transformer of both units. Similarly. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Turbine Floor generated 37. replacement of damaged non. 66 kV of 39 MW. replacement of limit and maintenance work for proper alignments/ switches of inlet valve. its 6. water intake from Mandu and Rapti pumping also boost the generation of this hydropower station. 5. repair for water level monitoring. This plant Engine Hall Nepal Electricity Authority 29 . repair and maintenance of drain water pump and returning (lubricating) grease valve. with an installed capacity commissioning of single core 240 sq. Morang in the XLPE power cable -4 km. Access Tunnel of Kulekhani Powerhouse Besides regular maintenance works. Multi-Fuel Power Plant alignment and operating shaft at simkhola dam site. replacement of LV side adjustment and greasing of penstock pipeline's bushing connection pad of main transformer. mm.8 GWh of electricity this year which is 4. is located at Bansbari. termination kits will be conducted in the next Àscal year. In addition to the cascade from Kulekhani-I. major works control was also conducted.6 GWh. 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. testing and Multifuel Power Plant. laying.

There are two units each 7. 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.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 eastern industrial corridor of Nepal. It is Medium Generation Operation and Maintenance a peaking run-of-river plant with peaking capacity Department (MGO&MD).C works were performed. operational efÀciency and an acceptable level of reliability in its drive for improvement. It has always strived to uphold economy.98% of excess energy as compared to that of past year and have achieved about 95. generating 26.08% of target generation this year. It consists of 6 Bank (ADB) under Energy Access and EfÀciency (Six) Wartsila Diesel engines which use furnace Improvement Project (EAEIP). The Trishuli Hydro Power Station 30 Nepal Electricity Authority . 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. plate heat exchanger unit.97 GWh. hydropower stations are on the progress. Major overhauling of engines of all the following sections provide a concise description of six units were concluded in 2013. oil (FO) as a source of energy. Out of total Modikhola & Ilam Puwakhola hydropower stations installed capacity of 39 MW.144 MVA from Alsthom. this year. Major work 1. The installed capacity of 12 hydropower stations and 1 diesel power plant with installed capacity below 30 MW is 108. Trishuli Hydropower Station this year include repair and maintenance of unit no. The actual generation from the hydropower generating stations under this department on FY 2016/17 is 414. The France.7 MW. 140 million with its initial installed capacity of 21 MW having 7 units of 3 MW each. 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. is of 21 MW. deep well pump and motor.5 MVA from Leroy Somer France The refurbishment of Panauti and Chatara and four units each 8. Cumulative generation from its Àrst capacity below 30MW and owned by NEA with run is 5. 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. 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. maintenance of ofÀce compound wall. headed by a Director.5 MW and one unit 3 MW. lube oil/fuel oil Trishuli Hydropower Station is constructed on the separator unit. Also banks of Trishuli River at Trishuli Bazar. a 0. 26 MW capacity have achieved a maximum generation from their was put into service in Àscal year 1990/91 and Àrst run this year.061GWh.5. Nuwakot. periodic overhauling and maintenance of generating facilities.75% increase as compared to diesel power plants with individual installed previous year.C.66 MWh of power.22 MWh which is 6. It was later MEDIUM GENERATION OPERATION AND rehabilitated in 1995 AD and upgraded to 24 MW MAINTENANCE DEPARTMENT with 6 units each 3.

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

Parbat. 3 Turbine Cover Opening. Similarly civil works carried The actual generation from this plant is 21. replacement of 132 kV lightening arrester on 132 kV substation.8 MW and annual design generation of 92.synchronization and bypass canal of the pondage at intake. 1 32 Nepal Electricity Authority . of this Àscal year is 69.55 GWh which is 10. 4. Operation of this Plant has been adversely affected especially Overhauling of Unit no.C.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. which is 34. Modikhola Hydropower Station Modikhola Hydropower Station with installed capacity of 14.C. The actual generation with the total cost of NRs. replacement of trash rack Indian irrigation authority to minimize the duration panels with more height. condition monitoring tests done on switchyard and power house equipment and that in mechanical section are overhauling of unit no 1. It was commissioned in 2000 AD. 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. repair of butterÁy valve and replacement of its seal in unit no 1. 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. trip because of low voltage from Indian grid. replacement Unit No. retaining wall. 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. Currently unit no. 2 and 3 army. replacing of Francis runner of unit no 1. extension of of completion. repair of diversion weir. 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.61% more than that damsite.78 percent more than previous year's generation. construction of new of irrigation canal maintenance which is about 4 cantilever R. construction of sentry post for security of previous Àscal year. replacement months each year. The plant is coordinating with downstream apron. Transformer replacement of synchronizing breaker of unit no 1 and 2. Major maintenance works carried this year in electrical section include replacement of 132 kV SF6 circuit breaker on 132/33 kV. repair and maintenance of 100 kVA generator of power house. 170 million.38 GWh.87 out this year include rehabilitation works on GWh this year. of pressure pipes of inlet gates butterÁy valves for unit no 1 and 2.5 GWh is located at Dimuwa.

of cofferdam at Tauthali khola to withdraw water during Magh to Jestha for power generation are of major signiÀcance. Sunkoshi Hydropower Station with new one for internal supply and condition The 10. 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. in Sindhupalchowk transformers. 16. replacement of damaged distribution transformer 5. with control gate. The revised to that of previous Àscal year. carried out this year include unit no 2 & 3 complete mechanical) has been estimated to NRs. only about 24 m of by-pass penstock manhole of unit no 1. and construction Republic of China and Government of Nepal. concrete bed and control building construction works is ongoing as old gate is remaining.5. The total estimate budget of civil and arm & radial gate of barrage gate no.2 MW and annual design generation of 48 GWh. Similarly. 109.4 million including 66 kV on the right bank of the regulating pondage single circuit transmission line up to Kathmandu. SigniÀcant works contract cost of the above works (civil and hydro. Kathmandu. in civil works. repair & hydro-mechanical works is 180 Million without maintenance of heavy equipment at dam site for VAT and Contingencies. It is located Repairing of runner during at Golakharka. Baneshwor. The cost of the project was incorporation of a bye-pass steel pipe system approximately NRs. Rehabilitation works has been planned for the power plant in this Àscal year with an aim to increase energy generation. Ilam (Puwakhola) Hydropower Station Puwa Khola Hydropower Station is a run of river type of plant with an installed capacity of 6.C.) trapped inside runner blades through completion stage. is a run-of-river daily pondage power plant 1 has been carried out.C. replacement of at headwork. Nepal. 6. replacement with new generator protection relay.35 MW each and was Sunkoshi HPS. removal of debris (logs. lighting arrestors and generator unit district.33% as compared V. debris removal works at Dam site’s commissioned with an assistance from People's upstream and downstream area. and hydro-mechanical works is nearly to the tyres etc. Positive earthquake. Staffs quarter steel pipeline with R. repair and modiÀcation of hydro-mechanical parts in headworks area. with an annual design generation of 70 GWh. repair & maintenance of radial million. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 of cover slabs of de-silting basin silt drain. This river training works with Gabion to protect store of station has 3 units of 3.69 overhauling. monitoring test of major electrical equipment: located on the upper reach of Sunkoshi River 81 power transformers. The rehabilitation works are quarter buildings were demolished by last year’s expected to be completed by 2017/18. voltage km east from Kathmandu. Ilam and was commissioned overhauling of unit no. The construction of civil debris removal works. 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. 2 Nepal Electricity Authority 33 .19 contract is awarded to M/S Lumbini/Prakritik J GWh.05 MW Sunkoshi Hydropower station. The The actual generation of this Àscal year is 46. by means of Ànancial support from Government of Nepal. in January 1972. which is an increase of 28. current transformers. energy efÀciency and availability of the plant.

panel seals. pinion shaft have been repaired in workshop and delivered to CHPS site. 2 has been done system.1 MW each and has generated 36. quarter and power house. Ltd. 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.63% thereby generating its maximum energy in Sunsari Morang Irrigation Project (SMIP) on 29 a Àscal year till date. replacement of 33 kV Protection Panel at with Andritz Hydro.6 million. panauti.414 GWh of energy this year. surpassing its previous best March. is located at from the Canal was later handed over to NEA by khopasi. It was commissioned no. main Breaker at high Voltage Room. Presently. replacement of 1250 Ampere VCB of the works are being continued in this Àscal year. replacement The governor. future with an installed capacity of 3. a canal drop type be completed by this Àscal year (2017/18). 162. generation of 34. The unit will 7. bushes. the plant is in shutdown condition Major works carried out this year in electrome. since last year due to problems in turbine parts. excitation panel and synchronizing of rotating diodes of the excitation system.64 GWh of 2005/06. 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. After power station. 35 km east of Kathmandu. 1. being OEM of the plant and control room. instrumentations of unit Similarly major maintenance works in civil section no. The plant 8. The 34 Nepal Electricity Authority . and maintenance of drinking water supply system All the dismantled Turbine parts like runner. exceeding the last Àscal year's generation by Kaplan runner 7. Sunsari completion of overhauling of unit no. is located at Chatara. 1999. 2.2 will be replaced by new ones after being are maintenance of quarters at ofÀce premises delivered to CHPS site by Andritz Hydro Pvt. for ofÀce. in 1996 AD with the assistance from Government of India at a cost of NRs.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 15.7 million. It has two identical pelton turbines of 3. Chatara Hydropower Station be running after complete overhauling targeted to Chatara Hydropower Station. turbine shaft.2 MW and annual plans are to start for complete overhauling of unit design generation of 6 GWh.

Seti Hydropower Station by Áood last year. accomplished. Fewa Hydropower Station availability of units. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 scheme was an installed capacity of 2. The annual generation of this Àscal year was 2. Excitation. normal operation of the Plant sometimes gets affected regardless of 10. panel of unit no. 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.8 GWh. in replacement of Unit-1 turbine system & Unit-2 Seti River in July last year. Pokhara.5 MW and design Áushing gate to original position.97 GWh. Construction of Power House SCADA repair of big desander gate and stoplog gate at System Control Room. of Irrigation and hence. The ongoing from the People’s Republic of China. Unit-2 & Unit-3 Electro-Mechanical Overhauling of Unit No. rotor and rehabilitation with procurement & installation of checking of insulation and protective gear.721 m long with discharge of 3.0 MW are in running condition.84% due to a heavy Áood.045 GWh SCADA System were completed. This year Installation. rewinding of step-up & SCADA based control. It consists of 3 units of deposition of debris. repair of governor air oil damaged building. 3. construction of weir section of head works which was damaged 9. 2. Construction of Boundary pressure in unit no. It is located at Nadipur. temporary diversion works at Seti Hydropower Station is a run of river plant intake of headworks. PLC VCB maintenance work. monitoring & protection transformer no. 2. Repair and maintenance include maintenance of governor and high of Canal. Other works include Repair & Replacement of Synchronizing Check Relay for The maintenance works carried out this year Synchronizing System. 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. rewinding of magnetic ampliÀer systems and brushless excitation systems for and phase compound transformer of excitation which the contractor is doing the works. and Commissioning for Unit-1.4 MW and annual design generation of 6. Wall. 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. This power plant is under Jaubari.6 GWh. Inspection of generator stator. The Project was designed for operation of only two units at a time with third unit as a standby. 3. relocating desander basin with installed capacity of 1. 11kV new governor control system including MIV. repair & with decrease of 26. Also.Y 2016/17 is 8. It is built at the end Nepal Electricity Authority 35 . overhauling of unit no. 3 Works including Governor. Power canal of 3. 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. In civil works. Repair and Maintenance of ofÀce pressure oil system. logs and silt during Áood at 500kW each. removal of huge generation of 9. Intake of the canal is digital governor and SCADA embedded control regulated primarily for irrigation by Department panel will be initiated in FY 2017/18.2 cu. The annual generation and located at Pardi. HMI & of this station for the F. severely damaging the turbine generator male/female coupling were headworks.

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

It was erected of electromechanical rehabilitation and the with a grant from British Government at a cost recruitment of international individual consultant of NRs. Pharping Hydropower Station with British Government. The project is estimated to cost 4.41 MW is located at Hetauda.S. In this year construction of new roof work has been approved. physical and and other minor repairs in quarter building has price contingencies and interest charged during been carried out. It adds to generation Pharping Hydropower Station is the Àrst power mix providing operational Áexibility. Pharping Hydropower Station Engine Hall Nepal Electricity Authority 37 . 22 May. project is scheduled to be completed by July. false ceilings installation MUSD including taxes and duties. Hetauda Diesel Power Plant MUSD. awarded on April 2017 based on the inception the plant is not being operated for generation report of the consultant. nearly 12 km south from implementation support for Part C: Rehabilitation the city. 1968.56 13.86 near quarter buildings. It was inaugurated by the late king fuel prices severely restricts its operation. Soaring a century. construction of retaining walls. It is located in Pharping in intermittent assignment for design and of Kathmandu district. 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. The contract in EPC model has been to drinking water supply to Kathmandu by KUKL. most of the civil works truss & installation of CGI sheets for the chamber of Nagmati headwork has been completed. Out of Prithivi Bir Bikram Shah Dev on Monday. Hetauda Diesel Power Plant with installed capacity of 14. Ltd. Makawanpur This Project is a part of an effort of Nepal and acts as a backup to hydropower plants. construction of toilets. The building in forebay. repair of drains. 9th Jestha). second phase with four engine sets of GEC Diesel Ltd. GENERATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 proposed rehabilitation works largely consists 1911 (B. This Plant is in station in Nepal. was commissioned in 1963 and the 83 years old. 0. As individual international consultancy has been the water from the penstock has been diverted completed. The design part of an aggregate installed capacity of 500 kW.713 Million. 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. implementation out of which ADB loan is 2. There are two units each 250 kW with of Small Hydropower Plants. was commissioned in 1980 in assistance 12.3 MUSD and GON/NEA counterpart funding is 2. 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.

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

90 928.87 38.57 447.80 5.25 256.13 47.760. Nepal Electricity Authority Generation Operation and Maintenance Actual Generation for the FY 2073/74 (FY 2016/17) Unit: MWh Power S.35 8.40 125.70 8 Modi 4.262.527.07 0.505. Shrawan Bhadra Ashwin Kartik Mangsir Poush Magh Falgun Chaitra Baishakh Jestha Ashad Total Stations/Month 1 Kaligandaki 'A' 60.78 229.17 1.044.82 73.00 7.663.149.055 0.206.53 214.46 130.143.20 4.053.69 16 Sundarijal 429.66 326.643.36 2. .11 0.86 15 Fewa 122.00 5 Kulekhani II 1.831.40 46.664.39 114.98 Total (Thermal) 7.88 44.93 8.118.376.70 11 Puwa 4.601.10 34.20 1.00 918.141.409. .017.253.21 224.34 159.728.48 172.467.60 2.14 18 Multifuel .10 4.60 11.862.75 7. .028.285.40 11.65 6.00 286.00 723.60 69. 162.33 14 Seti 881.55 446.230.37 454.55 397.004.627.11 221.00 3.90 .27 86.666.630.789.10 1.708. .10 4.50 9.98 8.836.112.275.68 59.00 9.297.856.476.022.65 6.13 6 Trishuli 10.772.00 6.25 756.950.72 260.23 7.287.481.32 438. . .66 GENERATION DIRECTORATE 19 Hetauda Diesel 7.00 42.02 144.40 3.20 5.96 10 Sunkoshi 8.449.408.70 6.10 45.92 3.00 10.38 97.17 8.99 8.56 1. 26.518.455.063 0.68 59.96 178.465.90 46.80 31.36 773.00 80.570.50 4 Kulekhani I 3.474.00 51.00 10.881.00 6.61 791.50 10.10 729.60 11.90 10.387.414.668.40 4.33 456.00 53.876.00 90.14 134.686.848.225.08 405. .00 6.30 1.00 20.70 3. .00 256.87 21. .17 8.81 915. 0.169.70 3.65 159.00 96.77 7.402.52 6.609.851.607.614.21 118.457.154.932.031 0.261.00 Mid- 2 48. .38 1.869.73 5.265.603. .50 2. .33 239.00 37.00 91.60 465.94 324.331. .489.24 12 Chatara .10 8.40 7 Gandak 954.00 39. 1.88 2.31 566.015.838.035 0.82 312.876.60 21.10 6.82 488.524.00 88.80 5.52 156. .961.846.29 37.960.651.25 178.38 47.579.345.50 8.950.78 Note: Provisional Àgures subjected to Ànal audit 39 FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 .12 442.31 194.77 7.631.269.74 7.034.877.20 5.556.48 352.844.474.081.587.12 618.642.128.13 27.86 221.20 5.344.153.624.00 60.10 46.23 Marsyangdi 3 Marsyandi 46.87 202.79 8.305.90 2.40 683.927. .32 447.20 3. .23 7.75 7.188.322.00 428.40 9 Devighat 8.695.43 180.73 17 Pharping .523.253.23 7.48 224.22 130.46 229.75 49.086.73 5. - 13 Panauti 188.30 10.80 9.14 0.61 4.00 4.497.226.19 958.13 81.70 6. .N.653.00 6.48 325.66 253.252.491.90 3.06 0.79 8.25 32.80 7.891.110.906.00 842.503.550.48 168.121.00 566.66 297.81 36.946.60 3.00 6.469.24 2.334.604.80 4.370.167 0.239.812.90 4.809.990.50 43.827. .008.24 4.490.750.65 2.64 Nepal Electricity Authority Grand Total 191.26 235.75 1.62 101.684.03 8.00 14.30 8.80 2.232.25 27.279.88 228.478.00 44. .128 0.138.743.75 222.98 222.74 49.36 8.88 Total (Hydro) 191.29 33.872.50 11.283.00 89.117.00 22. 26.95 909.48 3.00 13.66 .49 1.234.35 134.571.99 291.30 30.00 13.00 73.70 24. .556.492.46 .109.234.08 8.794.31 167.50 3. .40 152.289.60 79.112.04 0.08 202.023.70 3.40 3.90 47.20 2.61 235.70 9.969.190.031.339.20 4.63 33.535.367.

905.655.64 2 4.40 125.00 7 124. .63 36. 2.603.530.70 61 2.00 21.97 75 5 Kulekhani-II 32.25 .86 1.052.506.76 122 2 Middle Marsyangdi 70.928.86 4 Total (Hydro) 469.82% 76.49 2.09 435.24 36.22 34 15 Fewa 1.10 (2068/69) 70.00 3 929. 148.793.47 (2034/35) 6.73 4.60 465. 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' 144.122.87 337.831.00 98.055.26 24 Total (Thermal) 53.500.983. .757.80% 52.500.378.96 674.43 98.438.663.277. 5.70 16.00 6 . .680.51 36.624.01 17 19 Hetauda Diesel 14.981.00 4.377.50 3 10. 311.00 3 97.40 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.149.530.224.89 232.00 135.00 461.83 98.00 4 2.88 48.50 41.07 (2055/56) .19 (2067/68) 9.03 2.02 586.556.32 .59 2.97 778 Note: *Provisional ¿gures subjected to ¿nal audit # Metering problem .20 46. # 12. 26.499.83% 80.63 105.02 .70 (2056/57) 114.75 (2063/64) 6. .20 62.749.325.10 98.318.40 40.79 2.85 172.74 8.254.93 99.31 94. .20 2 32.000.836.521.02 137.00 (2056/57) 104.40 69.06% 55. .00 43.000.98 184.48 42 6 Trishuli 24.00 (2056/57) 211.45% 16.305.65 34 9 Devighat 15.433.982.64 (2055/56) .081.54 122. # 61. .78 .00 2.13 122.970.77 95.47 49 11 Ilam (Puwa Khola) 6.00 3 472.233.225.616.431.735.646.10 21 17 Pharping 0.983.09 (2071/72) 398.600.76 454.38 21 14 Seti 1.32 117.000.00 23. 4.00 105.64% 0.67% 53.00 (2071/72) 842.483.293.62 457.29% 74.35 37.26 (2071/72) 4.254.00 929.00 3. of Generation Backfeed Transmission Plant Current No.39 428.00 874.511.38 2.96 106.020.66 86.375. .00% 13.373.00 892.287.190.00 2 90.044.800.26 4.664.07 325. .215.423.955.842.54 122.475.632.646.654.73% 66.69 94.30 99.00 842.770.369.61 . of S.65 31 8 Modi Khola 14.05 35 12 Chatara 3.025.310. 2. .140.00 67.87 25.00 2.269.00 835.26 99.763.467.742. 148.14 .08 41 Grand Total 522.29 48 2.214.60 3.32 279.65(2064/65) .68 3.93 0.955. . .994.28 105.872.20 (2052/53) 462. .40 154.70 52.00 71.852.787.306.70 125.41 19. .81 10.00 2.919.00 750.380.86 11.51 36.95 4.20 69.752.00 3 1. .57 .49 97.75 (2053/54) 163.00 2.776.70% 74.40 74.122.50 2 4.490.05 3 23.524.795.000.98 53. 0.969.32 99.000.64% 13.587.272.740.83% 67.874.264.651.41 13 1.778.556.40 98.20 2 53. .00 97.675.233.85 2.64 .020.50 441.325.28 33. 22 13 Panauti 99.736.581.98 24.28% 59.223.558.219.33 4.50 14.47 3.28 41 10 Sunkoshi 10.40 (2073/74) 92.41 4+3 1.378.14 66 Nepal Electricity Authority FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 3 Marsyandi 69.00 2 44.80 (2058/59) 6.286.70 (2043/44) 106.24 (2073/74) 48.352.10 35.46 1.609.27 67.77 1.00 104.383.74 1.402.98 68 4 Kulekhani-I 60.00 37.00 432.69 3.066.80 2 58.500.40 3 1.60 .356.754. 66.414.64 737 18 Multifuel 39.940.000.07 352.203.414.353.00 2 457.00 249.66 52.00 10.996.25% 0.50 483.188. . # 16.53% 0.876.00 73.87 99.14 88.06% 49.030.00 55.92 72 7 Gandak 15.258.412.75 16 Sundarijal 0.014.N.20 99.

level and importing upto 145 MW of power. operates and grant assistance of Government of India. 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. Department. 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. Currently has increased national grid connectivity and this line has been charged at 132kV voltage established network reliability. implementation and operation of power from India to decrease load shedding in high voltage transmission system. Grid Development the plan to increase import up to 230MW. Major Transmission Projects 220kV. and Kusum-Hapure 132kV Transmission Line Construction of this project completed on February project are completed which contributed in Nepal Electricity Authority 41 . 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. Kusaha-Kataiya 132kV Transmission Line has been completed and put into operation under This business group monitors. System been accelerated to implement second phase of Operation Department (SOD). 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). within this FY: Construction of Mirchaiya 132/33kV substation Dhalkebar-Muzzafarpur 400kV Transmission line. Major Transmission Projects 400kV each headed Raxual-Parwanipur 132kV Transmission Line and by a Director. Upper Marsyangdi-A. In Besides. NEA and IPP owned power plants and undertakes reinforcement of the existing 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. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE Transmission Directorate is responsible for 2016 and started importing up to 145MW of development. 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.

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. 220kV Power Compensation and rehabilitation of power Substations at Lapsiphedi and Barhabise. routine and breakdown maintenance works including up-gradation. Enhancement Project. rehabilitation Corridor. Up-gradation. Kathmandu 220kV Transmission Line construction Hetauda & Butwal and three branch ofÀces in work has been initiated through PMD under ADB Duhabi. Marsyangdi- works etc. New Butwal-Kohalpur-Lamki-Attariya 400kV The other major responsibility of this department Transmission System. 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 . main responsibility of transmitting reliable and quality power from distant generators to various Furthermore to extend 400kV Transmission load centers. Reactive Substation inside Kathmandu Valley. 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. replacement Major Transmission Corridors like Kaligandaki works.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 supplying reliable power in the surrounding area. Marsyangdi Corridor. system equipments in the Substations are Enhancement of Distribution Network inside being carried out to meet the increasing power 42 Nepal Electricity Authority . and the same time tender has been called for up gradation of Dhalkebar Substation at 400kV I. Maruti Cement 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. Power System Expansion Project. 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). 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. The three division ofÀces in Kathmandu. GRID OPERATION DEPARTMENT voltage level to connect Muzzafarpur. Naubise and in progress. Preparation of Major Works performed in the F/Y 2073/74 are Distribution System Master Plan. reactive compensation. extension. 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.Chhinchu and connection agreement as per NEA grid code. This department has executed number of Transformer addition and up gradation works PMD has initiated other projects like 132kV GIS in various Substations. India cross The Grid Operation Department (GOD) has the boarder transmission system. Upgrade 400kV Network which is under construction with Dhalkebar Substation in to 220kV is in Ànal stage the assistance of ADB. Grid Substation as follows: Reinforcement Projects also included under this SASEC projects.

16. 63MVA Transformer Bay at Duhabi S/S. 15MVA at Matatirtha S/S.5MVA at Bardghat S/S. z Installation of new 132/33kV.5MVA at capacity. tion & Reinforcement works for Substation are initiated and are under progress z Installation of new 33/11kV. this department have supported to reduce forced z Installation of new 33/11kV. 3x12.5MVA Duhabi S/S. z Installation of new 132/33kV.6MVA Kohalpur S/S.6MVA at z Installation of new 132/33kV.6MVA at b. old 3x12.6MVA Transformer Bay at Lekhnath 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 Transformer to replace existing 16. Various works executed by Dhalkebar S/S. The department has carried out and completed z Installation of new 132/66kV. Major Up gradation and Reinforcement Works Transformer Bay at Patan S/S.5MVA Pokhara S/S. z Installation of new 132/33kV. 22.5MVA z Shifting and Installation of 132/33kV. Transformer replacing the existing 7. 30MVA Transformer to replace existing old 30MVA at z Shifting and Installation of 66/11kV.5MVA at Lamki S/S. 30MVA Transformer to replace existing old 22. 16.6MVA at Siuchatar S/S. Transformer to replace existing 7. Transformer Bay at Parwanipur S/S. 16. Butwal S/S. z Installation of new 66/11kV. 63MVA Transformer to replace existing old 63MVA at z Installation of new 132/11kV. 63MVA Transformer to replace existing old 63MVA at z Installation of new 132/11kV. 30MVA Transformer to replace existing 30MVA at Transformer Bay at Siuchatar S/S. z Installation of new 132/11kV. z Installation of new 132/33kV. z Installation of new 33/11kV.6MVA following major up-gradation and reinforcement Single Phase Transformer to replace existing works in FY 2073/74. 16. Lamki S/S. Work in progress: Following major up-grada. 16. 16.6MVA load shedding caused by inadequate substation Transformer to replace existing 7.6MVA Transformer Bay at Kamane S/S. 18MVA a. Anarmani S/S. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 demand and Voltage drop problem. (GSRP I Project) z Installation of new 132/11kV. 63MVA Power Transformers are a cost effective solution Transformer to replace existing 30MVA at for load management. z Installation of new 33/11kV. Reallocations of such z Installation of new 132/33kV. The existing z Installation of new 33/11kV. 16. z Installation of new 132/11kV.6MVA Transformer to replace existing 16. 22.15MVA at Amlekhgunj S/S. 22.5MVA z Installation of new 33/11kV. 63MVA z Installation of new 132/11kV.5MVA Butwal S/S. 30MVA Transformer to replace existing 15MVA at z Installation of new 33/11kV. Transformer Bay at Butwal S/S. 7. and Maintenance works. Transformer to replace existing 8MVA at Yadukuwa S/S. Nepal Electricity Authority 43 . Transformer replacing the existing 3. Lamahi S/S.

71 5. Lines. 15MVA out. Dhading. Hydropower Projects and 21 IPPs for 64MW z Installation of new 220/132kV. F/Y Energy(MWh) Energy(MWh) Energy(MWh) Loss in Percentage 1 2069/70 3772905. at Chandranigahpur S/S. z Regular Relay Testing works were also carried z Shifting and Installation of 132/33kV. f.79 277868.97 4260912.26 4. 52. Chandranigahpur and Kamane Substation). Total of 66 relays were tested on 7 Transformer replacing the existing 7. Revenue Generation: c.594MW Capacity for Transformer Bay at Bhaktapur S/S.5MVA out as per requirement.41 5.00% 44 Nepal Electricity Authority . No.5MVA Capacity (11 IPPs for 461. 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. Kohalpur. 22. z Shifting and Installation of 132/33kV.82% 5 2073/74 5552927. Lamki.00 from Grid Impact study. 15MVA Transformer replacing the existing 7.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 z Installation of new 132/11kV.5MVA at z Regular Energy Meter Testing works were also Mahendranagar S/S. Transmission Loss Status Comparison of Transmission Line Loss of different F/Y Total Import Total Export Transmission Line Loss Transmission Line S. Siuchatar—Marshyangdi 132kV Transmission z Installation of 33kV 12. Hetauda.57% 4 2072/73 4476682.594MW Tender Documents. 30MVA z Breakdown maintenance works were carried Transformer replacing the existing 12. at Lekhnath S/S. e. Lamki S/S. Dhalkebar S/S.14 4.25% 2 2070/71 4120153.73.17 4193004.10 198040. Maintenance Works z Installation of 132kV 20MVAr Capacitor Bank z Re-routing work from Tower No.51 3574865. carried out on our Testing Lab. programming and testing the Grid Connection Agreement with 32 IPPs of energy meters and by selling Grid Code and (Independent Power Producers) for 525.10 230330.5MVA at Substations (Attaria. hiring The Department has successfully accomplished testing equipments. 315MVA Capacity for Solar Photo Voltaic Projects) to Transformer to replace existing 160MVA at mitigate the future load demand. Grid Connection Agreement The Department has made a total income of NRs. 177 to 181 on at Lahan S/S.81 3889823. d.71 215770. z Shifting and Installation of 132/33kV.59% 3 2071/72 4394005.186. Transformer replacing the existing 3MVA at Chanauta S/S.57 5275058. 8MVA Meters from IPP) were tested. Total of 123 Enermy Meters (91 Meters from NEA and 32 z Shifting and Installation of 33/11kV. Mahendranagar.5MVAr Capacitor Bank Line at Jogimara.79 5.03 201001.

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. 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. time data and better communication system have improved the overall availability of power stations III. Bhulbhule-Mid. 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. However. increase in import and continuous effort of LDC team with support from concern departments. through the regular maintenance works. Middle Marsyandi 132kV T/L Project Nepal Electricity Authority 45 . For the continued smooth functioning of the system. Around Rs. SYSTEM OPERATION DEPARTMENT (SOD) Exiting software and hardware installed in the LDC control building is of 2002 and earlier. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 II. The trained manpower in the LDC has been able to keep the data up-to- date in the SCADA software in the LDC.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. Recently Completed Projects In this Àscal year load shedding has been drastically reduced throughout nation and from 1. in previous year only maximum of 80 Megawatt was imported. addition of new IPP power plants in the system. (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. 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.5 % from last year. This was only possible with vision of new management. 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. thereby reducing loss of revenue. The availability of real was initiated in this Àscal year. In this Àscal year new stations Upper Marsyangdi and Upper Madi have been integrated on SCADA software system. an increase in 15. As in the preceding year.

46km second circuit 132kV Transmission Line on 4.5 Million Objectives of this project is to facilitate evacuation and is funded by GoN.0 Million and funded by GoN. Project started in Siraha district. Hetauda-Kulekhani-II-Siuchatar 2nd Circuit Transformers at Chapali Substation. few houses lying respectively. the ROW under the newly Projects in Kabeli. 2017. The charging of these substaions under RoW in Matatirtha and Syuchatar area has have been completed via 33 kV existing line on been dismantled. 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. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 2. 46 Nepal Electricity Authority .18 Million and line will be looped-in and looped-out at Mirchaiya jointly funded by GoN and ADB. 5. 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.5 MVA signal phase 2. 7X15/16. 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. The project is started in 2070/071 (2013/014) and estimated revised completion is FY 073/74 (within August 2016). Cost of this one circuit of existing Dhalkebar – Lahan 132kV project is estimated to US$ 11. it handed over to Grid Operation Khola has been possible dut to this substation. Hewa. 132 kV Double Circuit Connection from Bhaktapur 30 MVA substations at Mirchaiya. The construction work has been in 2065/066 (2008/09) and completed by April. Mirchaiya 132/33 kV Substation 3. Department for operation. After successfully completing February 2017 and Power Evacuation from Hewa the project. For charging the line. Project to increase reliability of National Grid by making components includes construction of 132/33 kV. Bay extension at substations Substation of Kabeli Corridor and reinforcement work on existing 132kV Line. For this purpose Substation to Balaju Substation. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 3. Mai and other river constructed second circuit transmission line has basin the eastern region. The line has been 132kV Chapali Substation successfully charged after completion of construction on September 2016. make 132 kV 132kV Transmission Line Double Circuit Connection in between Balaju and Objective of this project is to increase power Bhaktapur.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Objective of this project is to evacuate power generated by Upper Marsyangdi A (50MW). completed and charged on March 2017. 132/66 kV link in between Chapali evacuation capacity and reinforcement of National and New Chabel and Interconnection of Devighat Grid. 374 Million and funded by GoN. Phidim and Kabeli 132/33 kV same existing Tower. Scope of the project includes installation of 132/66 kV. 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.

reducing losses and voltage drops through construction of 220 kV double circuit line. in 2065/066 with estimated cost of NRs. 500 NEA and ADB. Project started in 2069/070 (2012/13. to provide upcoming cement factories. 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 . 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. The project has been completed Million and has been completed on July 2017. 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. to evacuate power from Chameliya.Hapure 132kV Transmission Line of twin Bison ACSR conductor (initially charged at 132 kV) and two nos. The Àrst circuit has been completed and charged on February 2017 in 132 kV voltage level. Kusum . electricity demand requirement of ADB and 7. 9. GoN and NEA. The project cost is estimated at US$ 22 Million and was jointly funded by World Bank. Cost of this project is estimated Sonapur and Rolpa cements. This line evacuates power from India to Kathmandu via Dhalkebar Substation. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 6. 30MVAR Further extension of this line will be beneÀted to capacitor Bank. supply & installation of 66kV. of 132 kV line bays at The main objective of this project is to develop Khimti and Dhalkebar substations. 8. The project started to US$ 4. up gradation of 132kV power transformers and associated Hapure Substation extension works at Hetauda and Parwanipur Substation. to supply part The project was started in 2059/60 with the objective of enhancing transmission capacity. improving supply reliability. Scope of the project includes shifting.56 Million and jointly funded by GoN. Khimti – Dhalkebar 220 kV Danida funded rural electriÀcation projects in the First Circuit Transmission Line region. 30MVA substation at Panchakule power to western Nepal so as to meet the of Dang. 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.

After transmission line from Matatirtha (Thankot) to completion of testing formalities. 10.7 Transmission Line Project Million and jointly funded by GoN. 2017. 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. Main theme of the Project improving supply reliability in Kathmandu Valley. 2017. Chapagaon-Bhaktapur 132 kV Transmission Line Construction of transmission line started at site Project includes construction of 28km 132 kV on Feb. After completion of testing formalities test charge has been done on March 2017. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 26. The project possible.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 of the Butwal area from Tanakpur Hydro power 11. test charge has Bhakatpur. 2016 and completed on Feb. Main theme of the Project substations at Pahalmanpur and Bhurigaon. Project started in November 2014 when Attariya. possible. 2016 and completed on Feb. Thankot – Chapagaon . NEA and ADB. construction of substations in Kathmandu valley 48 Nepal Electricity Authority . Scope of Thankot- (MEA) India and contract signed on May 2015. Kushaha – Kataiya 132 kV Cross Border Transmission Line Project The Project is executing under Indo-Nepal Tower Erection Work co-operation. 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. The Project is executing under Indo-Nepal Project started in 2068/069 (2011/012. Construction of transmission line started at site on Feb. 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. construction and upgrading of different been done on March 2017 and currently power is substations at Kathmandu valley. Lamki and Lalpur Substations also taken care by the project. Scope co-operation. Raxaul – Parwanipur 132 kV Cross Border plant. PROJECTS UNDER EXECUTION 1. Transmission line construction works have been completed and preparation is going on to put in to operation. 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.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. 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.

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

(2015/016). NRs. 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. 30MVA substation at estimated to US$ 5. 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. The project is started in 2072/073 of existing 33 kV network of the area. Syaule 132/33kV Substation Project conductor. completed on December 2017. Cost of this project is construction of 132/33kV. 368 million and funded by GoN. Second Circuit stringing works been tested and are in process to arrive in site. transmission line equipment’s have been tested and are in process to arrive in site. substation construction work is in progress. Kusma-Lower Modi 132kV 5. substation equipment’s have As of Ashadh 2074. 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. Rest of the transmission line and Civil works of control room are in the Ànal stage. As of Asadh 2074. The project is started in part of Udaypur district. Cost of this project Project is expected to be completed by December is estimated to US$ 3. with the aim completed. Scope of foundation work in the switchyard. 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. control room construction. 8. As of Asadh 2074. guard house are in progress. Cost of this project is 2070/071 (2013/014) and expected to be estimated to US$ 3. Markichowk. Scope of the project includes construction of transmission capacity to serve to the industries Rupani 132/33 kV substation and reinforcement of the area. The estimated cost of this project is As of Asadh 2074. transmission line from Simra to Birgunj (22. is completed.2 store house.5 Million and funded by GoN. 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. 7. Objective of this project is to reinforce the power As of Asadh 2074. Scope of the project includes construction of 6. About 56% of physical progress has been achieved upto the end of FY 073/74. Engineering work is going on to check of strengthening power system reliability and 50 Nepal Electricity Authority . extension at Lower Marshyangdi Switchyard. 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.11 Million and funded by GoN.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.

Construction of jointly funded by Exim Bank of India and GoN. Modi-Lekhnath 132 kV requirement set in NEA. Scope of the project The objective of this project is to evacuate the includes construction of 45km. All the major legal approvals construction of 31 km. Burtibang -Paudi Amrai . Lahachwok Substation to Lekhnath Substation. EIA. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 whether proposed HTLS conductor can meet the 10. evacuation capacity of the IPP’s up coming in the Nepal Electricity Authority 51 . 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.Gulmi- construction. guard quarter. 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. construction. staff quarter. 11. gabion Objective of this project is to increase power wall etc.g. Switching Substation at New Modi and 132/33kV new Substation at Lahachwok. As of Ashadh 2074. Transmission Line All the major legal approvals e. 132kV Double power generated by various IPP’s in the Garjyang Circuit Transmission Line from New Modi via Khimti corridor. Land acquisition for the substation Arghakhanchi . Transmission Line and Substation 12. Contract Agreement have been are the scope of this project. EIA. construction license etc. Transmission Line Project 9. 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. Tender for construction of Transmission Line has been published. Contract completed from the contractor. signed for Civil construction. have been transmission line from Garjyang to New Khimti obtained.Motipur 132kV Transmission has been completed and the construction of Line Project boundary wall. 132 kV double circuit e. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 21. 30 MVA 132/33 kV substation at Garjyang and As of Ashadh 2074. 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.g. have been obtained. EIA has been approved. This project started in FY 067/68.0 Million and jointly funded by Exim Bank of India and GoN. Contract Agreement have been signed for the civil construction work like boundary wall. engineering Agreement have been signed for the Civil design work is in progress. Check survey is license etc. store building. construction and Substation construction. Substation tender yet to be called. are going on.

estimate and tender document are in progress. Million and funded by GoN.32 Million and funded by GoN. Purbi Chitawan 132/33kV Substation line and substation construction work under 1st Objective of this project is to reinforce the power phase started.0 Million and funded by GoN. Dordi Corridor 132 kV Transmission Line in 2072/073 (2015/016). preparation of ofÀce Dordi Corridor and reinforcement of National Grid. Àve 132/33kV new substations at Burtibang. 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. million which is funded by GoN. 2*63MVA Biratnagar Sub-station has been Áoated. Tamghash. The project is initiated in 2067/068 (2010/11). Testing and Commissioning of 132/33kV. circuit steel Monopole transmission line from Inaruwa 400/220/132kV substation to Ramganj As of Asadh 2074. Cost both substation and transmission line have been of this project is estimated to US$ 9. Kushaha (Inaruwa) . land acquisition for the substation has been Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 10. Scope of the project includes construction of 132kV double 16. Scope of the project reinforcement of existing Rani and Tankisinwari includes construction of 84km 132kV double Sub-stations. 1st Transmission Line section Motipur-Sindikharka is under execution. The project is initiated in started. Installation.4 accomplished.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Baglung area and extension of National Grid. Objective of this project is to increase power evacuation capacity of the IPP’s up coming in the As of Asadh 2074. Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 4. Objective of this project is to reinforce the power Cost of this project is estimated to US$ 22.24 supply system in Biratnagar Industrial Area. Estimated Cost of this project is US$ 18. Scope of the project Paudi Amrai. Tender for Plant Design. 2070/071 (2013/014). Detail survey and EIA have Belgachiya and construction of New Biratnagar been completed. 2*63MVA Substation. transmission system in this region for evacuating As of Asadh 2074. The project is initiated 13. 2*63MVA Substation.Biratnagar 132kV project is initiated in 2066/067 (2009/10). Sandikharka and includes construction of 23km 132kV double Motipur. Boundary wall at Sandhikharka substation has been done. Cost estimation for transmission 15. Contract for construction of 132/33kV. Supply. Tender for construction of power to load center of Rupandehi District. 52 Nepal Electricity Authority . 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. supply system in this region. The 14. the area through New Biratnagar 132/33kV. As of Asadh 2074. 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. land acquisition for New Biratnagar Substation has been completed.

Bardaghat. As of Ashadh (2015/016). 2074. The project is scheduled to be completed By Ashadh 2075. substation has been accomplished. supply to Hongshi-Shivam Cement Industry. Lamahi-Ghorahi 132kV Transmission Line The objective of this project is to provide power supply to Ghorahi Cement Industry and Ghorahi Municipality. IEE and Land Acquisition for line project as per the instruction of MoI which in substation is in progress. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 turn will provide required funds. ofÀce estimate for transmission The objective of this project is to provide power line is in progress. MoU has been signed 3. Tender for substation construction work 2. This project is initiated in 2072/073 two 132 kV line bay at Bardaghat.5 Million and funded of Hongshi-Shivam Industry and construction of by GoN. 30 MVA As of Asadh 2074.5 Million and GoN through Ministry of Industry allocated budget for this work. and Compound Wall of Mainahiya Substation is in progress. 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. 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. Cost of this from existing Bardaghat Substation to switchyard project is estimated to US$ 7. Projects aimed for power supply to cement industries at different stages of implementation are as follows: 1. Construction of Staff quarter substations at Laxmipur VDC Goglee. Construction contract is about to As of Asadh 2074. Nepal Electricity Authority 53 . the land acquisition for the be signed. As understanding NEA will execute the transmission of Ashadh 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. preparation of ofÀce estimate and The objective of this project is to provide power tender document is in progress. Sunuwal 132 kV Substation for IEE study. Project networks up to the site of cement industries. Cost of this project is estimated to In order to promote cement industries. Detail route survey work is completed. 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 this project is estimated to US$ 6. 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. EIA for Transmission Line construction has been approved. Project components includes construction supply system and power evacuation from of 20 km 132kV double circuit transmission line different IPP's at BaleÀ Corridor. Cost of 17. According to the Butwal-Bardaghat 132 kV transmission line.Sardi 132kV Transmission Line is in Ànal stage.

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

Out of 246 towers 70 Tower Foundations and services. 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. Stakeholders Engagement Plan (SEP). detail Survey work for 220kV Voltage Level is completed by Project Development Department. Other Environmental studies such as Land Acquisition Compensation Plan (LACP). Scope of the project includes construction of 220kV double circuit 26.0 Million and jointly Chilime-Trisuli 220 kV transmission line and funded by German Development Bank (KfW) with 220/132 kV substation at Chilime. Similarly. Construction contract with contractor CCPG. IEE Gap Analysis. Moreover. Project Nursery Bed required replacing the trees. Ànal IEE Study report submitted by Environment and Social Study Department has been approved by DoED. China has been terminated due to unsatisfactory construction work. Cost of this project Tender has been called for the construction of is estimated to US$ 35. Preparation is going on for new contract. 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. Reaching to Nepal Electricity Authority 55 . NEA. 4. Transmission license has been obtained from DoED. As of Ashadh 2074. Ministry Bardghat-Bharatpur 220 kV Transmission line of Energy for construction of line and substation. Environment and Social Management Plan (ESMP) has been completed as per the requirements of funding agencies KfW Development Bank and European Investment Bank(EIB). 70 Tower Erection works are completed. Price Àxation for 52 tower pads from compensation committee has been completed. TRANSMISSION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 European Investment Bank (EIB) and GoN.5 km transmission line from Chilime Hub Substation to Trishuli 3B Hub substation and a 220/132kV a new GIS substation at Chilime. 97000 trees has been planted on 61 hector land. Project started at FY 067/68. 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. Financing agreement with both KfW and EIB has been concluded.

Gujarat. As of Ashadh 2074. Cost of this project is estimated to and Toubro Ltd. 6. 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. IFB has Development Bank (KfW) with European been published for procurement of Plant for GIS Investment Bank (EIB) and GoN. Project will construct 90 km Double Circuit 400kV Transmission Line (initially charged at 220kV). 220/132 kV GIS substation at Barhabise and 220 kV line bay extension at New Khimti. 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. 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.Tumlingtar. India 56 Nepal Electricity Authority . SEP. ESIA & LACP have been completed and contract for social and environmental 7. Nuwakot. Cost of this project is estimated to be US$ 70 Million and jointly funded by ADB and GoN. Co. Power Grid India has been appointed August 2017 and project shall be completed. POWERGRID of India was appointed as the Consultant for the Design and supervision of the project. Ltd. IEE. India for Barhabise-Kathmandu US$ 22. 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. 2017 and project shall Basantapur. Followings are Manakana.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. as Construction/Design Supervision Consultant. Trishuli 3B 220 kV HUB Substation (i) The JV of Guangxi Transmission & Substation Objective of this project is to facilitate power Construction Co. and Shenzhen Clou Electronics evacuation capacity of the IPP's generations up. NEA. 14 km Double Circuit 132kV Transmission Line. 220 kV Barhabise substation on 26 May 2017. Contract is expected Double Circuit Transmission Line from Inaruwa- to be signed during August.9 Million and jointly funded by German 400kV and 132 kV Transmission Line. study.Baneshwar. Land acquisition for substations at Barhabise and As of Asadh 2074. China for construction of New Khimti- coming in the Trishuli area with expansion the Barhabise 400kV Transmission Line and (ii) Larsen existing grid. Reaching to the Ànal stage the main components of the project.(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. Contract 132kV line has been completed and IEE has been within 18 months is expected to be signed during approved. Koshi 220 kV Transmission Corridor monitoring have been Ànalized with ESSD.

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

Rupalgadh. Dhalkebar substation. The Uttarganga Hub for the pulling of power from IPP’s parts remaining mostly fall in the forest area and in 1st phase. electricity. Scope together with concomitant 220 kV substations at of the project includes construction of 400kV. and to meet the increasing demand of equipment is underway.felling and stacking along the right-of-way of the route is under process in As of Asadh 2074.Ratmate 400kV civil works of this substation has been completed Transmission Line 58 Nepal Electricity Authority . the process of tree.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. Around 90 percent of the 2. 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. The targeted completion electricity in Nepal by the sustainable import of date of this substation is October 2017. Bheri Corridor 400 kV Transmission Line The project includes design. supply and Objective of this project is to evacuate power of construction of approximately 285 km of Hetauda. Hetauda. detailed survey has been different districts. 20 km double circuit transmission line from Uttarganga HUB to Nalsyangadh Hydropower Out of 792 tower pads.Chilime HUB. the Uttarganga Hydro Project as well as IPP’s Dhalkebar-Inaruwa 400 kV double-circuit upcoming in the Bheri river basin. Government of transmission line that covers 10 different districts Nepal is funding for this project currently.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. started and land acquisition for the substation is under progress. 513 foundation & 423 project switchyard and 400 kV substations at erection works have been completed so far. Rasuwagadhi. Dhalkebar and Inaruwa.West Seti. 2.

procurement activities. revenue collection.96 45. This is also on the forefront as a pilot projects in the Kathmandu valley with to earn revenue for sustaining operation. expand them in the entire areas. preparing yearly O &M and capital DCSD is accountable for overall management of budget.08 42.678 Departments and Divisions are responsible GWh of energy was sold earning gross revenue of Nepal Electricity Authority 59 .41 Section.764.37 5. These Similarly. operation. Finance Division and Administration Division.04 Non- (Level 12) and is organized into six departments Commercial 0. a total of 4. 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. 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. the of distribution system expansion programs. Under NEA including planning. expansion. DCSD is also involved In FY 2016/17. GIS Approximately 74% of the total staffs of NEA are (Geographical Information System) technologies employed in DCSD. Community & Rural Industrial 1. has helped NEA for improved Billing and Revenue collection processes in a modern efÀcient and Performance Highlights cost effective manner. DCSD has of number of employees and business activities.48 35.71 6. Material Management Division. 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. Monitoring & MIS Others 3.35 ElectriÀcation Department.78 Service Department. consumers) DCSD is headed by the Deputy Managing Director Domestic 93. plans to introduce even better technologies and maintenance and development activities of NEA.59 3. customer DCSD is the largest directorate of NEA in terms grievance handling and so forth. key responsibility of the (DCSD) is to provide safe.42 at Corporate Level namely Planning & Technical Commercial 0. meter reading. 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.36 10.57. total number of consumers under in encouraging and supporting energy saving DCSD reached 32.58 7.812 an increase of 8.45 7. planning and electricity distribution services and networks of managing human resources respectively. the optimal use of electricity. activities such as new consumer connections. programs. billing. introduced some of the smart meter reading. in FY 2016/17.42 36.85% activities and Demand Side Management for over the last Àscal year’s Àgure. preparing and monitoring of rural electriÀcation reliable and quality electricity at an affordable price.

Similarly. 2017. collaboration with Society of Electrical Engineers (SEEN) conducted people awareness campaign Programs and Activities towards electrical safety on April 7.57 Million.065. NEA in the total sale. right from the but shared 43. The goods on stock were closely the prescribed time frame. For this the directorate is giving priority only 2. Every domestic consumer category represents 93. Losses.31 (millions) was were assigned loss targets to achieve within recovered from it.202 numbers taken to reduce the technical and non-technical of consumer lines were disconnected from which losses. Regional OfÀces electricity pilferage and Rs 25.84% of total sales.962 consumers for to improve the loss situation. In FY 2016/17. the implementation of the Project till completion. many programs. Industrial and Commercial the NEA employees. projects executed by the various Departments at Center and the activities are undertaken in FY 2016/17 and Regional OfÀces on the same day.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Rs.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. center chief and a signiÀcant loss reduction was observed in many areas. Similarly. metering & billing and decreasing Technical losses and Reduction of Technical amount receivables from black listed consumers. entrusting major priority. In this regard. As part of reinforcement and expansion of the various programs and activities under DCSD were distribution systems.46 (millions) was recovered. 47. 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. These programs and activities are executed by the Loss Reduction Activities Departments at center and Regional OfÀces. to expand and improve the service delivery. special efforts were During the FY 2016/17.00% of the total number of consumers for awareness for electrical safety. Similarly legal level issued directives to the concerned ofÀces action was taken against 32. public awareness is also consumer categories combined together represent important. not only 'Electricity Safety Day' awareness program conducted by NEA Central OfÀce 60 Nepal Electricity Authority . 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. a total of 43. Loss Controlling Committee at the center Rs 615.96% year on 26th Chaitra NEA organizes awareness of total consumers and contributed 45.

generation analysis of the large industrial and commercial capacity deÀcits. Consumer complaints shall be meter tampering and action was taken for addressed without delay and the procedure for electricity pilferage. awareness for electricity theft etc. electriÀcation. of conventional. timely service. ensure single point of contact for all consumer „ Upgrading of overloaded conductors and related activities. and fuel supply issues. 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. Plans are to make available the payment „ As per NEA decision. capacity.83% in this (PTSD) is the main wing of DCSD. 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. the electromechanical and billing information in internet so that consumer meters of the consumers of capacity 25- can access information on line. „ Regular monitoring. In order to „ Replacement of electromechanical meters assist NEA in resolving the existing energy crisis. through various media on the proper use of electrical appliances . 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. responsible for planning and preparation of distribution system expansion programs and Nepal Electricity Authority 61 . 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. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 „ Continuous loss reduction program is carried Demand Side Management for hooking control. 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. demand for electricity to meet economic growth. energy-intensive Incandescent lamps and CFL lamps. 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. new connection related works shall be made „ Replacement of bare conductor with Ariel simple and user friendly. 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. high costs of new generation consumers were augmented. levels especially in terai and some hilly areas. It is also planning to sales consumption ratio. data downloading and increasing urbanization. „ 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. use of energy efÀcient Future Plans and Programs lamps. DCSD is committed to Bundled Conductor (ABC) cable in loss prone establish centralized customer care center to areas. As high system loss is a major challenge for NEA. primarily Fiscal Year.

200 and coming years. This project is jointly Ànanced by implementation of electrical installations and Asian Development Bank (ADB). 35 km the amount of energy delivered by the substations XLPE Power cable and 401 km LV ABC Cable and enhancing the energy accountability. Assist to identify and implement programs for loss 1. 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. distribution centers within Kathmandu valley with XLPE Covered Conductor. 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. sq. static energy meters were Cables with Accessories. meters in various grid substations. 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. mm. of Distribution Transformer. of Distribution Transformers (100. „ Monitoring and evaluation of region wise Project Highlights monthly distribution system losses. The Planning 62 Nepal Electricity Authority . replacement of 214 Km of overhead 11 under PTSD has successfully completed the entire kV undersized ACSR conductor with 120 sq. 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. 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. The static meters installed at different substations were „ IdentiÀcation of potential rural electriÀcation downloaded to check and verify the data. data download 2016/17. LV ABC Cables and UG Under the program.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 supporting DCSD in the technical and commercial and Technical Services Department co-operated matters. The Computerized Billing Division 300 kVA). Major works under this department with Grid Operation Department to install ToD include. The various subprojects under this and revenue collection are as follows. use of 35 Km of 300 'Any Branch Payment System'. Contract No: Energy Monitoring and Auditing of DSRLRP-068/69-01 (Package D1) for 462 Nos. Distribution Substations distribution transformers. Contract No: DSRLRP- installed at distribution substations to measure 068/069-02 (Package D2) for 214 km CC. billing loan/grant. (ii) Supply and Delivery of HV Covered Conductors. „ 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. LV ABC Cable. 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. GoN and NEA. 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.

2015. scope of the project includes: Expanded Electricity Distribution Project i) Construction of new 33/11 kV. Planning. Line testing and charging works in the WB was concluded on February 20. Mirchaiya. Contract No: DSRLRP. Nepal Electricity Authority 63 . Amuwa. The remaining 11 kV completed. From Fiscal Design. Nepal Electricity Authority is jointly funding for this Testing. of 11 kV lines in the vicinity of substation Krishnanagar. replacement of 214 km (GSEEP) under IDA Credit No. 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. Commissioning and Five Years of project for remaining works. Barhathawa. Paraul. The credit from the World Bank (WB) towards the cost installation of 462 Nos. 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. This project is jointly Ànanced by Asian Implementation of Loss Reduction and Distribution Development Bank (ADB).5 Million. All the works under Lot-2 except up- switching station in Mirmi shall be commissioned gradation of substations at Mirmi is remaining. Jare. Belbari. Banskot. & Mirmi (Lot-2)and Lot-3 is development of 11 Out of these substations Baniyani. 2808-NEP switching station in Mirmi. and lots comprising of up-gradation of substations at Gaur. Barhathawa. 6/8 MVA substation at Baniyani. All the works under Lot-1 is already commissioned.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. Nijgarh. The Ànancial agreement between GoN and completed. The System Rehabilitation. Swoyambhu & (SF). Mirchaiya. 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. distribution transformers of Grid Solar Energy and Energy EfÀciency Project (100. installation of 15. The total overall progress of the project components. Transmission Expansion and Supply Improvement Banskot. All the documentation Operation & Maintenance of 25 MWp Utility works. soon. Mainapokhar and 11 kV Project Ànanced by ADB under Loan No. GoN and NEA. 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. Government of Nepal and (Manufacturing/Supply) Construction/Erection. 5566-NP (Project XLPE covered conductor. Paraul. Mainapokhar and 11 kV switching Transmission Line. (ii) Construction of 95 km of 33 kV and 156 km Jaleshwor & Bolo-Damak (Lot-1) Parasi. 200 and 300 kVA). some places of Kathmandu Valley and Birgunj is The GSEEP Project comprises of following two underway. The total cost of this project station in Swoyambhu & Mulpani. has been is USD 9.The scope of project which is divided into three Mulpani. Chandragadhi. 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.4 kV network in the affected area along Dhanushadham. Gaddhachauki area. Gorkha. Kushma. & 0. Engineering. This is one of the components of Electricity Dhanushadham. Procurement Year 2017/2018. i) Component 1: Grid–connected is ninety seven percent (97 %). the proposed Tamakoshi-Kathmandu 400 kV Kushma. Tauliahwa. The total progress of the project under Lot 3 is 80% and expected to be completed by FY 2017-18.

The project 64 Nepal Electricity Authority . „ 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. 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. existing NEA consumers in its vicinity. above locations with ease. The division has plans to extend the third party payment system in more revenue collection Customized training programs were conducted to centers. This system will be focused for urban/ NEA staff that has been operating with the billing rural consumers where the consumer can pay system. 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. It has helped NEA to collect revenue and get analytical reports on time. in Naubise. 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. 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. efÀciency and provide greater visibility into the entire process chain. programs to enhance the skill and knowledge of these staff for smooth operation of the Mpower Computerized Billing and Network Division Targets Billing System.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 2. Centers. to Centralized 20 revenue collection centers (inside and outside Kathmandu valley) as a pilot 3. 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. 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. In coordination with NEA Training Center. bills through phone lines. Ltd. their billing through various services (counter/ the division plans to conduct more training mobile app/online/SMS etc. Centers of NEA within this Fiscal Year. Handheld Meter Reading „ Implement Third Party Payments where the Device (HHD) also in operation has helped reduce consumers can pay their bills real time. 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. human errors during meter reading and improve „ Web based services to the consumers (view the energy sales consumption ratio.

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

8. Transmission line of 32. 33/11 KV Substation Rehabilitation Work Jaljale-Buipa 33kV line (69km). had been and the old eight power transformers shall be charging at 11kV. Funding of this work was constructed & freed this line. 80 km construction work is in progress.5 MVA Buipa Substation is Transmission Line Project charged after long time of its completion. Now. 33/11kV. 31. constructed by The Capacity of nine. Dhankuta. completed & successfully charged at 33kV voltage level. 69.5 km of 33kV transmission line. Substation construction work at Okhaldhunga S/S has 6. which be upgraded with 9x6/8 MVA power transformers is the only source line for this project. 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. 1. Buipa-Lamidanda-Bhadaure parallel Tulsipur.5 km of 33kV line. Necessary is bear by NEA itself. Okhaldhunga and Khotang districts.5MVA substations one each at is expected to complete in FY 2017/18. Malangwa and Sitalnagar Butwal. completed. of Transformers have been Milanchowk (Butwal). Yadukuwa (Janakpur). electriÀed. So.D. Balardaha 11kV line construction has been completed.5 km of LV distribution line and installation & Rehabilitation of 33/11 KV Substation in charging of 25 nos. 1. Arghakachi. Buipa-Okhaldhunga 33 kV And. Àrst time after its completion on 2000 A. Devighat. Construction The scope of the project includes: of 32. The scope of this project includes the construction Khotang & Okhaldhunga districts have been 66 Nepal Electricity Authority .79km of 11kV line. (Rajbiraj). 33/11kV Sub-stations shall the then Jaljale-Diktel 33kV line project. 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.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 33 kV Bay extension work at Matatirtha Substation has been also completed. 7. parallel new 11kV line upgraded to higher capacity. commissioning part is remaining. Nepaljung. 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. Distribution System Augmentation Project been completed only substation testing and This project is jointly Ànanced by GoN and NEA.

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


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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Pokhara. 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. 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. The of the cash collection centers. 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. centers actively participated in this drive which and revenue collection are carried out by various was found to be much effective.technical losses. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 „ Transmission Line: 1 (33 KV Line. Hetauda. All There are Eight Regional OfÀces (ROs) under the distribution centers are engaged to remove DCSD located at Biratnagar. 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. making payments were minimized. During the year under review. billing. 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. 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. consumer interface points. Among many. public and after a detailed study of the service NEA management made various decisions as facilities provided. Palpa) were implemented in various distribution centers. 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. technical matters. this plan included regular inspection The functions of operation. in which proportion regional ofÀces. many improvements have been ‘Immediate Action Plans’ to improve its functioning. 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. and of Time-of-Day (TOD) meters. The ROs are main interface with the theft. Nepal Electricity Authority 71 . These The distribution networks comprise of technical functions and activities were carried out by all and non. to replace the defective meters and Kathmandu. of non-technical losses is quite high. maintenance. difÀculties regional chief is also supported by account and encountered by the consumers in queuing for administrative sections in the related matters. the non-technical losses. Round the Loss Reduction Program clock no-light services have been implemented in most of the urban no-light centers. Janakpur. NEA and its consumers. In addition. meter reading. rural electriÀcation activities With the Queue Management System at some and management of small hydro power plants. All regional ofÀces and distribution consumer connections. effected for the convenience of the customers. So. the hookings. Nepalgunj and penalize the people who are involved in electricity Attariya. Butwal. Distribution Center under Regional OfÀces.


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

Construction system different VDCSD of Dolkha and of 33 KV Transmission line is under completion Sindupalchowk district. Phikure.438 scheduled to be completed in FY 2017/18. Construction work is in stage.720 district.Manthali 33/11 KV be tendered soon. been completed. Dansing. District. Phikure. The project includes the construction of 90 km of 33 kV transmission line.574. 1. Construction work is in Udipur-Besisahar-Manang 33 kV Transmission progress and is scheduled to be completed in FY Line and Substation Project: 2017/18.65. 53 km of 11 kV. Khadakbhan- jhyang. Construction work is in progress and is scheduled to be completed in FY 2018/19. Construction work is in progress and is Energy sales (MWH) – 270. progress and is scheduled to be completed in FY Land acquisition for Manang Substation has 2017/18.90%. Gorsysng.86%.22 Numbers of consumers – 6. 53 Sindhu-Dolakha Distribution line Project km of LV distribution line and one 33/11 kV.33. Acquiring land for substation This project is being implemented to provide construction is under progress.126 Distribution line Project Project highlights The project includes construction of distribution The major projects being implemented under this system in Budhsing. Sales Sindhupalchok Electricity Distribution contribution to NEA system from this RO is 26.2. The construction of substation quarter.88 Budhsing.5 The project includes construction distribution MVA substation in chame. Bhalche Numbers of consumers – 2. Gorsysng.This line will be charged within 3 months.24%. Revenue (million) – Rs.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. Kaule. The major Nepal Electricity Authority 75 . electric supply and Grid connection to IPP of Galkot area in Baglung district. VDC of Nuwakot district.281. Expansion and System Reinforment Project The performance highlights of this regional ofÀce The project includes constuction of distribution during review period are as under. regional ofÀce are as under: Khadakbhanjhyang. Dansing. Kaule. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 The distribution loss of KRO is 10. system in diffrent VDCSD of Sindhupalchok Energy sales (MWH) – 1. Manang.67%.522. 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. 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. Sales contribution to NEA system from Substation Project this RO is 5. Revenue (MillonNRs) – Rs. compound wall and substation work will Saghutar . The distribution loss of PRO is Khimti –Manthali 33 kV Trasmission line and 11.14.

Construction of 33 construction at Galkot substation and 6/8 MVA KV line and substation works are in progress. Damauli Khairenitar 33 KV The distribution loss of BuRO is 16. The major component completed. „ Gorkhar Siranchour-Chiphleti 33 kV 10 km of 11 kV and . Substation at Righa-Kharbang of Baglung District. Construction of SubStation KM.471. Tanahun and 6/8 MVA SS at Bhorletar of Lamjung District. one 33 electricity at Lekhnath area.19. 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. electric supply and Grid connection to IPP of Bhorletar area in Lamjung district. The existing Khaireni KV bay construction at Damauli substation and feeder supplied electricity to Kaski. Land acquisition for Kharenitar 33 KV 6/8 MVA Energy sales (MWH) – 683.35%. 33 KV supply and Grid connection to IPP of Kharbang Bay extensions at Baglung substation has been area in Baglung district. Damauli-Bhorletar 33 KV Transmission line and The Detailed survey of transmission line has been SubStation project: completed.734 SS has been completed Construction of 33 KV Revenue (million) – Rs 6. There are 9 Distribution Centers under Butwal Regional OfÀce (BuRO) spread over Lumbini zone.4KV line.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. Construction of 25KM 33 KV line is feeder. one 33 KV bay Galkot has been completed. The scope of the project consists of the construction of 18 km of 33 kV transmission line.52% Sales Transmission Line project: contribution to NEA system from this RO is 14.433 76 Nepal Electricity Authority .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. After completion acquisition for Bhorletar Substation has been of this project the kaski area is seperated from this completed. 5 km 11 kV and . 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. construction work is in tendered process. The scope of this project is to construct 12 in completion stage. Land acquisition. Land Acquisition and Civil works for of this project are construction of 25 km 33 KV land protection for Sub-station construction at line. Land acquisition for BUTWAL REGIONAL OFFICE Sindhabesi Substation has been completed. 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. 11 KV line from Lekhnath 132 KV Substation quarter is already started and the substation to kotre Pole plant. Substation. during review period are as under.4KV line. 20 km 11 kV and 0. The scope of the project consists of the The performance highlights of this regional ofÀce construction of 25 km of 33 kV transmission line. 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. Numbers of consumers – 4. Land some part of Nawalparasi District. 27 km 11 kV line. Operational highlights Construction of 33 KV line is on completion stage and substation work is completed 30-35%. Kaski districts.18 line work is in progress.

Upgrading Project Other Projects The major activities are construction of 30 km 11 KV transmission line and 33/11 KV. Upto this Àscal year 2073/074. The major activities of this project are construction of distribution line of 11 KV 50 km.. Purchasing 2074/075. is 18. 11/0.4KV 50 km. 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.Gulmi. Poling works 33 kV line as well as compound wall The major activities of this project are construction work was completed. of land has been in process for the construction of Shantipur Substation.33/11 kV 6/8 MVA substation .4 There are 15 Distribution Centers under Nepalgunj KV distribution transformer. The polling work of 11 kv Ridi 33/11 KV Transmission Line and S/S Project line has been running. 50 km and connecting 40 number of 11/0. next Àscal year.25%. Myalpokhari including 5 VDC Project (Rural ElectriÀcation) The major projects being implemented under this regional ofÀce are as under. The „ Lamahi-Charinje 33 KV transmission line and substation construction work will be completed in S/S Project.4 KV distribution transformer. Upto this year. The project is scheduled to complete connecting 50 numbers of 11/0.53% Sales contribution to NEA system from this RO is 6. 11 KV line and 33/11 KV 3 MVA substation .Taulihawa line land has been completed for the construction of Reinforcement Project. The project is scheduled to The Major scope includes construction of 30 km complete in FY 2074/075. „ 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. The project is scheduled Gulmi Birbas 33/11 KV Substation to complete in FY 2074/075. The polling work has 33 kV line .4 kv distribution in FY 2074/075.Gulmi. connecting Jeetpur Thada 33 kV Substation Project 30 number of 11/0.4 KV line complete in FY 2075/076. Gulmi Shantipur 33 kV Transmission line and 30km 11 Kv line and connecting 60 number of Substation Project. Bheri almost 70 % work was completed.4kv LT line and along this line completed. Purchasing of Bhairahawa . transformer at Thada. 5 km 0. The project is and Karnali zones. 15 km been running and Up to this year 70 % work was 11 KV line.4 KV distribution transformer The project scope includes construction of 30 km and LT line 0. The project is scheduled to complete in FY 8 km 11 KV line at Shantipur .4 KV distribution transformer at Ridi . Up to this Àscal year Regional OfÀce (NRO) spread over Rapti. 3 MVA 33/11 KV Power various stages of execution. 0. The distribution loss of NRO scheduled to complete in FY 2074/075. transformer upgrading by 6/8 MVA 33/11 KV. The performance highlights of Nepal Electricity Authority 77 . The project is scheduled to of distribution of 11 kv line 20 km . Arghakhachi. 6/8 MVA The following projects in the region are also in the substation. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Project highlights Purkotdaha.

50 km of 11 line and construction 33/11 kV substation kV. by Bhadra 2074. shrawan 2074. installation and erection works transmission line. MVA substation at Dullu and 33 kV Bay extension 78 Nepal Electricity Authority .5 MVA Energy sales (MWH) – 297. Dailekh Substation Project Sitalpati -Musikot 33 kV Transmission Line and The project includes the construction of 25 km of Substation Project: 33 kV. Construction civil construction and the supply of electrical of 45 km 33 kV transmission line up to Holleri has equipment has been nearly completed.V. 3 of 33 kV transmission line. Bardiya. Process has and contractor is obliged to charge the substation been initiated for land acquisition. Surkhet.609 Construction of 33/11 kV has been completed and is charged in 11 k. Contractor been completed. 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.5 MVA substation at Dailekh . 10 km 11 kV line. 20 km 11 kV line and construction of Transmission Line Project 33/11 kV substation at Bijaura. Land acquisition work .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. 1.10. 2.925 Sitalpati . conductor for 45 km and 11 km of 11 kV line has been completed. All civil work has been almost Ànished 33/11 kV substation at Bhalubang.818. 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. 33 and 11 kV 33 kV line. 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. as soon Surkhet Bijaura 33 kV Substation Project: as it will be done the work will keep in progress. 10 km 11 kV line and construction switchgear. 100 km of 11 kV. stringing of 34 km line & pole erection and Numbers of consumers – 3. 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. For Musikot 33/11 kV substation the acquisition work of land is in process . Land acquisition work and construction of boundary The scope of the project consists of the fencing wall has been completed. 10 km of distribution of 45 km of 33 kV transmission line. 15 km of 11 kV. pole erection and stringing of are in progress. 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. 33/11 kV.40 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 . erection of construction of 70 km of 33 kV transmission more than 170 Poles on the way to substation line. kV substations at Holleri & Ghorahi. The project scope includes construction of 30 km Chhinchu-Rakam-Jajarkot 33 kV 33 kV line. kV substations of 3 MVA capacity at Musikot and another 33/11 kV substations of 1. Out of 70 km long 33 kV has been done. charged after testing and commissioning. 50 km of 11 kV line. Out of 50 km long 33 kV transmission Revenue (million) – Rs.

Land acquisition for substation Regional OfÀce (ARO) spread over Mahakali and construction has been completed. line in Salyan & Rolpa districts & 6/8 MVA 33/11 kV substation at Koilachaur & a switching ATTARIYA REGIONAL OFFICE substation at Kapurkot. 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. Numbers of consumers – 1. upgrading of Conductor and installation Transformer work has Project highlights been completed. The project includes the construction of 3 MVA Khodpe (Baitadi) Chainpur (Bhajang) 33 kV 33/11 kV substation at Damti. 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. kV line from Rato nangla to Matela and 3 MVA 33/11 kV substation at Matela.251 Replacement of wood pole. 40 km of 11 kV. 40 km of LV wall and other civil structure works of equipment distribution line in Baitadi and Bajhang district . 25 km of 11 kV.683 The Project includes the replacement of wood pole. The project includes the construction of 5 km 11 Nepal Electricity Authority 79 . Surkhet. Poling Kapurkot-Koilachaur 33 kV works of 33 kV line has been almost completed. Pyuthan. Revenue (million) – Rs. done and expecting that project will be completed Contract has been awarded for the construction by FY 2017/2018. Contract for the 2017/18. It 33 kV. 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.90. The major projects being implemented under this Pyuthan Substation Project regional ofÀce are as under.85%. Rehabilitation Project: Energy sales (MWH) – 183. 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. 3.532. 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 2017/18.31%. 1. Construction of 33/11 kV.5MVA kV line. Land Transmission Line Project acquisition for substation construction has been The scope of this Project includes the construction completed. and procurement of electrical equipment is nearly 33 kV bay extension at Baitadi Substation. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 at Surkhet. 33 kV bay extension at district.85 upgrading of Conductor size and Transformer. of 33 kV line and 3 Mva substation at Bagthala Dailekh-Seri Line Extension Project and Chainpur. The distribution loss of ARO is 16. foundation and control building work is on progress 33/11 kV substations at Chainpur and Bagthala. Civil work of Seti zones. 25 km of LV distribution is to be expected to complete it by 2017/18. Construction of boundary fencing of 90 km of 33 kV. The performance highlights of this regional Badikot-Bijuwar Distribution System ofÀce during review period are as under.1.

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

978 2.101 98.244 12 Non Domestic 0 13 2.841 20626 23.704 2.675 6 Irrigation 34.213 Internal 14 Consumption 423 337 347 1.719 20 0 0 6.034 18.626 6.845 133 0 49 0 53.112 Temporary 8 Supply 136 125 119 1.217 10.406 6.130 255.060.331 170 336 320 206 3.331 2.067 351.016 5895 160. of Consumers (Nos) for F/Y 2016/17 1 Domestic 531.800 1.95.207 585802 194.257 33.917 348.787 3 Commercial 38.925 183.914 11193 827 270 4.733 15.835 3.030 1.62.860 4 Industrial 6.995 Non- 2 2.693 31.720 270.352 288.726 11.935 Temporary 8 49 27 98 664 36 93 63 40 1.981 76.754 62.33.597 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 5.238 6.147.023 724.880 2.673 Community 11 119 110 75 116 491 223 128 335 1.257 Commercial 3 Commercial 2.264 30.438 683.414 4.191 103.752 8.706 6 Irrigation 16.821 248.461 1.800 1.036 Total 738.580 4 Industrial 316.902 180.809 1.278 2.349 937.343 5 Water Supply 185 118 194 441 267 317 113 40 1.363 610.433 3.648 350.664 371.097 3.251 32.788 19.227 7 Street Light 6.114 20.838 Non- 2 Commercial 17. Category Biratnagar Janakpur Hetauda Kthmandu Pokhara Butwal Nepalgunj Attariya Total No.750 2.714 3.944 6.048 8.126 4.030 5.719.65.791 1.051 24.771 12.972 2447 9675 17.914 9.043 156.787 11. DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMER SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Annex -1: Features of Eight Regional OfÀces S.683 4.070 Supply 9 Transport 0 0 1 41 2 0 0 0 44 10 Temple 861 365 575 576 604 965 448 279 4.10.838 46.19.746 5.095 Community 11 Sales 12.265 5 Water Supply 11.772 512 1.025 9 Transport 0 0 587 5.200 23.703 50.895 1.N.480 2.978 2.192 3.907 53.326 10 Temple 988 440 1.376 3.470 15 Bulk supply 0 0 0 0 0 3.036 0 0 3.154 430 5.748 101.351 1.165 1281.764.358 11.743 13 Entertainment 0 20 309 845 30 0 9 0 1.644 5.681 30618 176.523 197.609 190.734 297.746 1.812 Sales Unit (MWh) for F/Y 2016/17 1 Domestic 316.405 12.322 1.431 4.678 Nepal Electricity Authority 81 .530 139.142 11.626 7 Street Light 713 443 411 781 78 336 135 38 2.681 116.872 263.748 401.839 4571 11.719 459.058 1.118 30.775 1.320 447 155 7.796 26.81.693 6757 20296 76.010 17.57.732 3.659 2.555 12.389 86 184 130 856 3.291 1.029 1.456 6.654 4.657 116.

168 8.Y 2016/17 17.846 12 Non Domestic 0 205 41.326 2.103 19.782 281.858 27.966.4103 1.80 2 F.847 139.86 16.940 2.464 287.412 2.608.354 185.338 26.720 270.571 Loss percentage 1 F.581 148.324 2.954 3.761 19.183 14.734 297.536 49.726 14.52 18.31 16.562.624 Community 11 Sales 64.254.740 13 Entertainment 0 337 5.787.17 19.350 Temporary 8 Supply 2.434 735.759 18.983 3.456 16.225 2.009 11.710 85.287 1.184 25.574.of municipalities 3 129 10 166 270 136 9 9 732 / VDC fully electri¿ed No .189 2.547 5.271 Non- 2 Commercial 282.30 13.678 review (MWh) 82 Nepal Electricity Authority .888 6.248 4.467 27.114 24.471.45 15.349 3 Commercial 588.239 325.076 6 Irrigation 71.895 26.730 2.885 3.65 36.848 71.39 10.065.005 8.974 38.2: Performance Status of Eight Regional Of¿ces Description Biratnagar Janakpur Hetauda Kathmandu Pokhara Butwal Nepalgunj Attariya Total Mechi & Jankapur & Bagmati Gandaki & Bheri .55 19.564 4 Industrial 3.998 363.628 0 0 32.Y 2014/15 17.639 743 0 136 0 21.348 0 765 0 826.744 1.83 2 F.95 18.038 Internal 14 Consumption 5.459 241.735 149.53 16.692 781.949 36.946 1.225 7 Street Light 57.438 683.125 37.332.Karnali Mahakali & Zonal Coverage Narayani Lumbini Koshi Sagarmatha &Janakpur Dhaulagiri & Rapti Seti No .669 33.250 86.991 444.883 5.026.411 55.026.547 233.764 6326 45.33 11.925 183.305 15 Bulk supply 0 0 0 0 32.838 10 Temple 6.24 12.570 1.524 2.304 282.899 179. of distribution 17 14 9 19 11 9 15 8 102 center Units sold during the year under 738.231.683 4.676 2.635.751 2.818. of VDCS having no 16 138 9 42 72 3 146 59 485 access to electricity No.878 53.230.165 1281.339.552.423 VDC partially electri¿ed No.107 1.270 94.575 2.628 Total 6.030 998.345 4.67 47.764.of municipalities / 98 393 12 232 69 228 301 90 1.28 17.978 71.723 3.761 482.635 31.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Revenue (Figure.82 16.41 11.532.456 1.459 52.502 2.270 663.522.448.379.503 5 Water Supply 86.417 296 0 0 0 43.215 9 Transport 0 0 6. in NRs in 000) for F/Y 2016/17 1 Domestic 277.636 588.400 1.006 10.349 1.880 46.873 57.69 17.395.14 Annex.774.778 223.850 47.208 139.664 371.389 40.349 937.58 13.24 11.251 436.119 160.273 26.800.072.45 16.30 42.288 3.377.07 18.185 561.Y 2015/16 20.878 2. of community 23 41 29 50 104 87 33 40 407 electri¿ed VDC No.666 3.368 3.412 96.367 2.774 2.29 19.428 2.441 4.980.

nos Public interaction 20 28 22 20 217 15 25 30 377 conducted.91 Black listed consumer no.3 29898.511 46.317 257 6.57.65 881.170.576.27 82937.829 3.0 3.524.645 256 450 876 457 18.609 190.4 54208.533 2.534.331 2.810.00 6.975 11803 4325 3587 3.076 3.976 5.541.875.921 2.72 213.533 theft Collection from action against 9.39 185431.87 3.453 35.758 949 503 16.88 220482.10.543.981.124 3367 5.92 theft Loss Reduction Activities Meter change 3.735 6.05 100976.1 20 105 106. Number of line 9.264.491. Meter inspection (TOD/Three 656 15.898 14.00 3.845 3.81. awareness.80 32478.58 Black listed consumer Revenue collected from 2.151 32.40 598.202 disconnection Revenue to be collected from 135.62.638 7.370.719.737 9.237.27 75434.00 2.649 20.350 1.03 375.315.427.24 36341.8 49689.126 4.00 25. 15 40 24 25 85 17 20 25 251 notice published Nepal Electricity Authority 83 .68 3938.433 3.494 8.889. nos Public hearing.Km Transformer adding/ 30 180 140 30 72 36 30 45 563 upgrading nos.977 506 1.456 6.34 129695.56 100 61.54 disconnection Revenue collected from 111.21 25 22.16 32.86 106206.651 Resealing 27.317 2.550.724 97. 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 6.192 3.837.10 disconnection Action against 9.007 3.276 300 200 10.138 Conductor Upgrading(HT/ 251.893 13.435.05 691 LT).132 2.01 29180.251 32.00 2.95.209 1.469 Total no of consumer at the 5.62 19620.42 1403.00 31.463 3.67 409061.640 3147.19.414 4.31 5817.393.575 445 2.506 8.33.987 phase/single phase).109 5572 1907 2924 43.706 2.822.812 end of year No of Black 5.504.462.0 16029.43 17.83 19662.282.603.05 615.472 3565 2.65.962 listed consumer Revenue to be collected from 94.13 74650.034 14.10 7886.475 41.

different technical studies such transmission system planning of power system as load Áow. of Nepal with Indian system with National Load Dispatch Centre. short circuit.Damauli 220 kV transmission line various activities of NEA. For this. 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. a corporate wing of NEA is headed of capacitors and reactors according to the by Deputy Managing Director. Power Trade Department and ranking of transmission line projects prepared is responsible for trading of power both in by Project Management Directiorate (PMD). Each of these Power System (INPS) in the impending future. It also analyses requirement Cross Border Interconnections Master Plan and for additional transmission lines. 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. domestic as well as in international market as per NEA’s strategy and policy. Information Technology could pose operational risk and that reduces Department. Corporate Planning and Monitoring stability are carried out. steady and transient of Nepal. 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. This directorate study. System Planning Department (SPD). Power Trade Department and efÀciency due to outages in the Integrated Nepal Economic Analysis Department. reinforcement in the power evacuation system indicated in the 84 Nepal Electricity Authority . and requirement for the installation Directorate. generation planning and projects. is entrusted with directing and monitoring the activities of Àve departments namely: System SPD carries out periodic analyses of the existing Planning Department.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 PLANNING.Dhalkebar generation projects is one of the main tasks of line (charged at 132 kV)”.India the NEA Grid Code. departments is headed by a director. System SPD also develops transmission conÀgurations Planning Department is responsible for carrying for evacuating power from planned generation out load forecasting. Corporate Planning and system and identiÀes constraints in the grid that Monitoring Department. Grid Impact Study (GIS) for new India through 400kVV Muzaffarpur. India and prepared “Report on SYSTEM PLANNING DEPARTMENT Synchronous Operation of Central Nepal Grid with Currently. Monitoring and Information Technology the network. 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 DIRECTORATE Planning.

50 Sardi s/s 3 Aarti Strips Pvt.4 khandbari 14 Langtang Khola HPP 20 Chilime Hub 15 Sapsup Khola 7. S. Ltd.27 Tadi kuna 6 Irkhuwa Khola-B HPP 15.8 Bhorletar 22 Madhya Daram A HPP 3 Harichaur 23 Madhya Daram B HPP 4. PLANNING.524 Khandbari 7 Lower Irkhuwa Khola HPP 14.8 godak 20 Buku Kapati HPP 5 Bamti 21 Madhya Midim HPP 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.8 Dailekh 30 Gandi Gad 1 Balanch 31 Tanahu HPP 140 New Damauli In FY 2016/17. is responsible for developing corporate and Nepal Electricity Authority 85 . Construction Power 8 Jaruwa 2 Hongshi Shivam Cement Pvt Ltd.5 Tadi kuna 2 Super Aankhu Khola HPP 25. Name of Projects Capacity (MVA) Connection Substation 1 Tanhun Hydropower Ltd.N.2 Cascade HPP 62 Dana 5 Super Nyadi 40. 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. Load Shift Parwanipur 6 United Cement Pvt. System Planning Department completed Grid Impact Study for the bulk load of following industries. List of GIS conducted projects in FY 2016/17 S.95 Baneswor 11 Upper Midim HPP 7. Name of Projects Capacity (MW) Connection Substation 1 Marshyangdi-1 HPP 112.4 Trishuli 3B hub 3 Chameliya Chhetigad HPP 85 Balanch 4 Nilgiri Khola . Ltd 5 Naubise CORPORATE PLANNING AND periodic development plans and programs. and for Corporate Planning and Monitoring Department assisting the National Planning Commission. for MONITORING DEPARTMENT carrying out periodic monitoring and evaluation of projects implemented by NEA.8 Kabeli 17 Upper Chauri Khola HPP 6 Madankudari (Lamosangu) 18 Mathillo Richet 2 Salyantar 19 Super Mai 7.5 Harichaur 24 Super Mai 'A' HPP 9.151 Lahan 16 Upper Phawa HPP 5.15 khandbari 8 Puwa-II HPP 4.N. Ltd.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 4.4 Barahabise 10 Upper Piluwa -3 HPP 4. system to be built keeping in view the optimized transmission plan.96 Tilkeni 9 Middle Sunkoshi 3.5 Bhorletar 12 Upper Chhandi Khola Small HPP 4 Udipur 13 Sabha Khola – A HPP 10. 5 Tankisinwari 4 HID 5 Kamane 5 Nepal Shalimar Cement Pvt. In FY 2016/17.

Our new e-bidding portal has been implemented since this April and a total of 82 buyers have been IT DEPARTMENT registered 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. institutional strengthening system and online meter application system. During the year under year introduced new NEA website and has added review. 86 Nepal Electricity Authority . evaluated and some portal services in this website. centralized system this year.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. border market. Department may be broadly classiÀed into three E-submission and network connection services categories: for different applications. Remote network services including its signing. database. 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. PPA processing and signing: Intranet expansion with Àber optics cable and It covers PPA processing activities up to and wireless connectivity. email. 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. and renewable capacity addition. the Department also provides input of all the NEA staffs will be generated at the for studies undertaken by various organizations central ofÀce hereafter. Functions of Power Trade ftp. Agreement (PPA). There are 189 bidders registered Information Technology Department is responsible and 341 contracts till date in our portal. Hopefully by the end of on topics related to NEA. 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. this Àscal year. The department has also in this Àscal different Ànancing mode. hydropower projects. A signiÀcant effort is also being made by the department towards the i. the the respective ofÀces of NEA are now being tested Department also provides necessary support to in the centralized database environment. for core IT-related activities/services within the organization with its rudimentary data center POWER TRADE DEPARTMENT located at central ofÀce IT department building. Intranet. Power Trade Department is responsible for trading of electric power in both domestic and cross Apart from the implementation of new IT services. Document management system. Besides. System NEA management for carrying out various studies of about two hundred ofÀces was brought under related to institutional reforms and development. 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. 6 projects were hydropower projects that are under construction. are also being provided through IPsec and ssl vpn. the Department collected. 61 projects Other prominent IT services taken up by were transmission line projects. E-attendance reviewed monthly. Payroll and Pension In addition.

When the earlier It includes PPA administration after its entries are completed. PPA implementation and monitoring completion of necessary criteria are processed towards the conclusion of PPAs. a PPA Processing Basket is formed and (25 MW). iii. updated with fresh entries of projects. Daraudi Khola "A" (6 MW).6 MW) and Dwari Khola (3.9 MW). Tungun- study and investigation.75 MW). technical review. Hewa Khola "A" (14. ii. Jogmai the applications which have fallen into it with the Khola (7. MONITORING AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 During 11th Power Exchange Committee (PEC) meeting held at New Delhi.61 MW was commercial operation. Upper Marsyangdi "A" (50 connection agreement followed by Grid Impact MW).36 MW). grid Thosne (4. Projects that were The different stages involved are document commissioned are: Jhyadi Khola (2 MW). Upper Madi Khola Finally. MW). With Nepal Electricity Authority 87 . 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. Miya Khola (0. PLANNING. Khani Khola (2 Study and PPA draft preparation and negotiation.996 MW). commissioned in FY 2016/17. the Basket is periodically execution till commercial operation.

to economic and Ànancial analysis of NEA. Mainly ETFC had directed NEA to prepare an action plan the department is assigned with the following for: loss reduction. 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. administrative reforms and responsibilities: effective power plant operations. 51 projects of IPPs with their combined „ Carryout comparative beneÀt study of capacity of 910. Tinau Khola. Khani Khola-1 projects by NEA. In the absence of periodic tariff adjustment. With this. analysis of NEA.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 these 10 projects. 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. Mujaffarpur reached an average of 250 MW. During FY 2016/17.9764 MW. their combined installed capacity of 441. „ Assist other departments of NEA in prioritizing 15 MW and 2. 28 new PPAs lines of NEA.0524 MW. namely. commercial and market achieving better performance.675 MW. The department is mainly responsible for conducting the activities related While approving tariff revisions of 2013 and 2016. Likewise. the the selection of the projects. Electricity Tariff Fixation Rules. „ Prepare Log Frame of generation and transmission line projects of NEA. 102 projects of IPPs with their combined tariff to be submitted to Electricity Tariff capacity of 2043. NEA ECONOMIC ANALYSIS DEPARTMENT had been facing huge Ànancial loss in the past. The department also In FY 2016/17. import from India through supports Power Trade Department in the process various transmission lines including Dhalkebar- of concluding PPA with IPPs. the installed capacity of and Ànancial sustainability of completed 3 projects. Fixation Commission (ETFC). automatic adjustment of Electricity Tariff as per „ Cost beneÀts analysis of NEA projects.078 MW were „ Carry out study and evaluation on economic concluded. Economic Analysis Department is one of the Àve The tariff adjustment of 2013 and 2016 approved departments under Planning.311 MW are in other stages of hydropower generation and transmissions development. with their combined capacity of 532. Electricity Authority. Complying to these directives of ETFC has also helped NEA in „ Financial/ economic. Additionally. to coordinate with Electricity Tariff Fixation Commission (ETFC). 88 Nepal Electricity Authority . and Pikhuwa Khola were upgraded by 0. „ Prepare documents for review of electricity Similarly. Monitoring and by ETFC have somehow made positive impact in Information Technology Directorate of Nepal improving NEA’s Ànancial health.613 MW are under construction.525 MW respectively. the total number of IPP-owned „ Cost analysis of electricity services distributed projects that are in operation has reached 60 with by NEA.

Soil Rock and 140 km east of Kathmandu. The dam site can also be accessed by these services to various departments within other 30 km fair weather road from Okhaldhunga. Likewise. Environmental and Social accessible from a 20 km long fair weather road Studies. Dam Site of Dudhkoshi Storage Hydroelectric Project Nepal Electricity Authority 89 . Dudhkoshi Storage Hydroelectric Project that branches from Ghurmi – Diktel road at Bijule. geological and geotechnical studies. 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. environmental (DKSHEP) is located on Dudhkoshi River at the studies. and Upper Arun Hydroelectric Project provide Khotang. NEA and to the private parties. It boundary of Khotang and Okhaldhunga districts is headed by a Deputy Managing Director. Training The Powerhouse site is located at Dhitungat at Center under Engineering Services Directorate an aerial distance of approximately 12.5 km northwest of Lamidanda hydropower and transmission line projects. Nearest road for and knowledge. which is at an aerial distance of about Project Development Department.5 km provide the much needed human resources skills southwest of Lamidanda airport. 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. The dam site is Concrete Laboratory. The in Eastern Development Region of Nepal. The airport.

A. 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 . Environmental Management Plan recommended for development. road that connects Dhitung village and the Middle The overall objectives of the consulting services Hill Highway at Halesi is about 11 km long. and detail engineering studies of DKSHEP (ii) civil works for core drilling and construction of test adit of DKSHEP. Government of Nepal approved the subsidiary Grant Agreement between NEA and GoN for (i) feasibility and/or engineering studies. The and leading multilateral agencies requirements study compared the two options i. GoN of the project was conducted by NEA in 2013. 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 installed capacity of the project could be increased to 840 MW. NEA Storage HEP. (Italy) in association with NEWJEC Inc. prepare MW installed capacity where it was identiÀed Environmental Impact Assessment. 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. 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. The study further revealed that with the possibility of increasing the full supply level up to 640 masl. are to carryout necessary Àeld investigation. A fair weather current status of the existing Feasibility study. including IEE/EIA/SIA. Social Impact as the viable and attractive option and hence Assessment.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.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 from Asian Development Bank (ADB) under Project Preparatory Facility for Energy (PPFE). carryout detail design. A Contract agreement was made between NEA and ELC ElectroconsultS. (Japan) on 30th May 2016 and Terrestrial Laser Scanner Survey at Dam Site the Consultant commenced the work on 19th July 2016.p. The review study and Construction Plan to meet the NEA. prepare carried out the feasibility study in 1998 for 300 tender documents and tender drawings.

Nepal for Core Drilling. monitoring station at Rabuwa Bazar. and socio-environmental aspects of project development are being collected at the project As a part of the study. the Core Drilling work and site. The Progress of Updated geophysical survey and the geological mapping of Feasibility Study achieved till March 2017 is 24%. the project area is going on. The geological and To summarize the activities carried out till date. considering the geological was held on February 10.5 km downstream was conducted supply of drinking water. access road. Ltd. Nepal Electricity Authority 91 . for renting land and buildings owned by DDC. 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. 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. estimated Àeld reconnaissance. including methodology and cost and downstream release water volume work plan for the ongoing studies. river (RCC) Gravity Dam and RockÀll Dam and also morphology. Lalitpur. The Project at original dam site and potential powerhouse has completed the preliminary activities such as location 2. 2017 summarizing the and geotechnical stability. Discharge measurement in Feasibility Study of the Project. on 15 June. Khotang have signed an agreement process of approval. The Project is in process of establishing its site The ToR and scoping report for EIA were prepared ofÀce. The Scoping notice for Environmental Impact Assessment was published on 14 February 2017. A Field survey was organized of 12 July 2017. 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. construction time. site clearance. The report has also included the detail comparison of Roller Compacted Concrete Data regarding hydrology. Geology of the economic and Ànancial analysis of different proposed Dam-sites and powerhouse-sites project alternatives. power system layouts. Khotang located in Lamidada Rural Municipality Terrestrial Laser Scanner Survey of the slopes near Lamidada airport for ten years.. Khotang and Satdobato. results of the review of existing data/reports and regulation volume. past Áood Records. The buildings is in progress. 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. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 for construction of the Project. 2017 and the Contractor has been mobilized in project site. A total determining the Áow contribution of Rawa Khola of 370 m of core drilling has been completed as and Thotne Khola. geotechnical report (Phase 1) has been prepared summarizing the investigations and results till the updated feasibility study and detailed design date. fencing aimed at obtaining a detailed DEM and extracting around the plot and the rehabilitation of existing geo-mechanical parameters of the rock mass. 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. The report has analyzed the Updated Feasibility Study and Detailed Design different alternatives. The inception presentation of the masl and 640 masl. The project and District Development and submitted to DoED for approval and is under Committee. from dam site.

8 m3/sec (Q72) and generates Tumlingtar Hub through 49 km long double circuit the Àrm energy of 2050 GWh per annum. The project has design head of 492 m. is km east of Kathmandu. site. near the dam site of Arun 3 HEP. shaft and underground powerhouse with 4 no. The design discharge of is proposed to be evacuated to national grid from the project is 78. 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. Review Study of this project was carried out by NEA in the year 2011. The Study reconÀrmed the attractiveness of the project. the project consists of 7. The project cost is revised based on prevailing unit rate and road facilities which is already built up to Num. The powerhouse lies at the NEA has given priority for the development of Sibrung in Hatiya Village. weir with three gated Except the head works. underground desanding basin. 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. bank of Arun River. As per 220 kV transmission line.8 m diameter pressure Barun National Park.8 km long headrace tunnel. 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. located in Sankhuwasabha District about 700 which lies on the upper reach of the Arun River. the nearest air strip from the project availability of abundant Àrm energy. Feasibility study of of the conÁuence with Chepuwa Khola near this project was carried out by NEA in 1991.8 km long road tunnel. Installed capacity of Ikhuwa Khola Hydropower Project (IKHPP) is proposed to be 30 MW as per the feasibility study conducted by Department of Electricity. Hence. the issuance of the Survey License to NEA for the Study of UAHEP was not needed. 454 m high. on 2069/11/04. The UAHEP. The power from UAHEP type UAHEP is 335 MW. the FS report 1991. The access road will consist of the installed capacity of Peaking Run-off the River 1. nearby the conÁuence this project as to augment the energy generation of Arun River with Leksuwa Khola. Now about to Chepuwa Village. 92 Nepal Electricity Authority . 2. The Cabinet of Nepal Government.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. of pelton turbine-generator units. all the main structures of spillway. had granted permission to Nepal Electricity Authority to implement UAHEP under the ownership of the GoN. 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.

„ 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. acquisition works for the construction of Camp Facilities. for overall managements of Projects Sustainable Hydropower Development Project under Component A for PSRSHDP. Falgun 2073. 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). of Experts (ESPOE). 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. IKHPP. Additional assignment. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 After the construction of the IKHPP. Evaluation of RFPs is ongoing.  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. 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). study regarding Biological part was approved in Nepal Electricity Authority 93 . Cumulative Impact Assessment (CIA) Ànancing capacity for the operation of the project. Detailed Engineering Design and Environments and Social Study of the Project and its  zApplication for Survey and Generation components. 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. The different components of PSRSHDP. (PSRSHDP). this project was completed in the year 2000. amendments and clariÀcations 42MW. This includes: Licenses of the Projects UAHEP and IKHPP under the ownership of UAHEL Company. The project is designed to generate Proposal (RFP). 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. Detail Engineering Design and Constructing Supervision of Access Road for UAHEP and As preparation of the projects for implementation. The World Bank has provided a credit of US$ 20 Million on the proposed credit number  zPreparation of Procurement Plan for 5728. Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) there on and Revision of Cost Estimate for the of the project was approved in 2004.NP to the Government of Nepal. The Feasibility study was revised and updated in the  z Preparation and issuance of Request for year 2012.

document preparation has been completed. Free circuit of the existing double circuit 132 kV Modi. and Ànancial proposal was on July 18. The last date for submission of technical This project is located about 18 km from Nayapul. 132 kV transmission line. RFP. 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. of UMAHEP.2 MW. The P/H of UMHEP is located at the construction of UMAHEP and UMHEP. for camp site and powerhouse was carried out. land acquisition process Modikhola. The Upper Modi Hydroelectric Project (UMHEP) At present. Now. 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. 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.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Modikhola at headwork site 2014. Evaluation of Expression of Interest was carried out in 1994. The generation license for UMAHEP has to connect the power to proposed New Modi been acquired in 2015. Power from these projects is proposed to be It includes about 157 Ropani of private land. A authority. substation. supplementary and short-listed 5 of the Consulting Àrms for EIA study has been initiated.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. Procurement and Construction in 1990. evacuated to the national grid from New Modi Process for the acquisition of this portion of land Substation through 7.6 km long Modi-Lekhnath is in the Ànal stage of completion. the project is proposed to be developed was identiÀed and brought to preliminary study in the Engineering. The feasibility study of Upper Modi HEP (EPC) Model. In the Birethati which is just upstream of the bridge over Àscal year 2073/074 BS. To address this change. 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. About one km of road is required to NEA has also initiated land acquisition process for access this area. 94 Nepal Electricity Authority .

The department mainly focuses headrace tunnel with the tailrace tunnel of UTHEP.44 m long pressure tunnel per the agreements with the concerned project. This includes identiÀcation 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 483.12 GWh of energy (without Rolwaling). Discharge tender documents and detailed drawings through from the tailrace of UTHEP is diverted through an a detailed design study. An underground powerhouse is proposed at Suri Dovan approximately 8. The outlet of the tailrace is approximately 0. power. their screening and ranking. 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. 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. a head pond required to maintain suction of projects. on the preparation of hydropower projects for The interconnection system consists of connecting development by NEA. Tamakoshi-V feeds on the discharge from the tailrace of the UTHEP through an underground inter connection arrangement. 41. 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.2 km Interconnection Tunnel being constructed Nepal Electricity Authority 95 . the water is conveyed to the headrace tunnel of the Project. It is located approximately 170 km cascade project of UTHEP. spillway and spillway tunnel.Charikot For the speedy implementation of Tamakoshi Bazaar. The design discharge of the project is 66 m3/sec with an Project Development Department (PDD) looks installed capacity of 95 MW. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 PROJECT DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT downstream from the interconnection. Tamakoshi V HEP can north east of Kathmandu. The project being a cascade development to UTHEP. In and to the underground powerhouse containing addition. The feasibility study of the Project was carried out by NEA in Àscal year 2010/11.38 m services for the projects under construction as high drop shaft.20 km also been providing construction supervision long concrete lined headrace tunnel. The road connecting Singate Bazaar and V. Development Directorate. after the study of hydropower projects at different levels. and approximately 40 km away from the district head-quarter of Dolkha District . 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. the capital of Nepal be developed along with UTHEP.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. The department has interconnection system and conveyed to 8. 122. It is headed by a director. carrying head before the pressurized headrace tunnel out their feasibility studies and Ànally preparing entrance. All the structures of this project are located on the right bank of Tamakoshi River. it does not need separate headwork.

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.4 Andhikhola Storage Hydroelectric Project (180 km long headrace tunnel.4 MW) project will be of this project is being carried out thorough the inundated by the reservoir after construction. Topo Survey work have been carried by the Ministry of population and Environment out.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 site of this project has been located just 1.6 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. Geological survey mapping. pressure tunnel. NEA Management has decided to develop Tamakohsi-V HEP in a company model. So international Consultant. This study shows that the existing BPC Design and Tender Document Preparation Work owned Andhikhola HEP (9. 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. Under this modality. This project can also be developed as a pumped 96 Nepal Electricity Authority . Concrete faced rockÀll access to the project site.V Generation License from NEA to Tamakoshi Jalvidut Company Limited is under the process. 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. (EIA) of the project has already been approved ERT survey. 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. The high dropt shaft. The Detailed Engineering initiated. A semi surface powerhouse has been proposed on the left bank instead of the underground powerhouse Power House Area proposed in earlier study. Environmental Impact Assessment Geological drilling. 216 m MW) which is situated in Syangja district. this Àscal year. 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. The EIA study of this project has already been on 2073/03/08. 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. With the change in project UTHEP with the arrangement of work variation layout.Lahemyer International far. the Àeld investigation works such as of UTHEP. 3. The proposed Dam dam has also been proposed as an alternative. the study shows that this project can generate GmbH. Transfer of Tamakoshi. Tamakoshi Jalvidut Company Limited has been registered with the Company Registration OfÀce on 20th Falgun 2073. sloping intake. surge shaft.

ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 storage scheme with additional generation of 3 and is already motorable during dry season. Energy generated from the project River. favorable all project components in all season. has are located within Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve. Andhikhola Power Company Ltd. 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. 9575 m long headrace tunnel. The dam and reservoir area of the project demand. work will be carried out. About hours in the dry season. Àlter layers. tailrace of promising potential projects. 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).36 GWh. 4). The access road to the Butwal sub-station through 105 km long 400kV powerhouse site forms a part of the Pushpalal transmission line. 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 . 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). The project site is accessible from the will be evacuated to the INPS at the proposed Baglung –Burtibang road. has proposed to initiate the feasibility study in the Àscal year 2067/68 (2011/12 AD). been established as a subsidiary company of approval was received from Ministry of Forest and NEA to execute this project. 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). Furthermore. The dam site is from the project after outage and losses will be located at Gaba village of Nisi VDC on Uttarganga 1299. The annual energy generation (currently in Province No. sloping type intake on the left bank of river. for which NEA tunnel and ancillary facilities. The survey location and minimum environmental impact. 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. two underground powerhouses. 229 m high drop Uttar Ganga Storage Hydroelectric Project is one shaft. circular Uttar Ganga Storage Hydroelectric Project restricted oriÀce surge shaft.

82 GWh in dry Myanglung Bazzar of Tehrathum district is the season and 1. Even nearest existing road head. This project is optimum at FSL of 550 masl with an high head storage project will be very much installed capacity of 762 MW. The estimated total cost of the project is Dam site lies in Okhere and Syangrumba VDC of about 1.872. headrace tunnel. of Feasibility Study. has been established which is wholly owned subsidiary DoED had issued the license of 200 MW with FSL Company of NEA. Similarly. geological drilling is being carried out together with EIA study. General Layout of Project. bordering Teharathum.21 GWh in the wet season.234. 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.24 GWh. powerhouse and tailrace has also been prepared. design will be carried out through international The project optimization study shows that the Consultants in the coming Àscal year. As a part System. this is one of the most Geological and Geotechnical investigation includes promising storage project being studied by Nepal ERT. drop shaft.638. 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. which yielded an installed capacity of 635 MW and annual energy generation of 1310. The average annual energy is 1. The dry season energy is about 37% storage and suitably located near major load of total average annual energy. construction planning and project Project Area economic study will be the carried out in the next Àscal year. Tamor Power Company Construction material survey. Project site is about 650 km east of Kathmandu. which is about 20 with the deduction of energy of the affected projects km from dam site. Drilling works and 98 Nepal Electricity Authority . Limited has been established as a subsidiary company of NEA to execute this project Uttarganga Power Company Ltd. Geological and Geotechnical Tamor Storage Hydroelectric Project investigation. conceptual design of Headworks. price level.93 GWh in dry season and 1.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 is also studied. Surface Geological mapping of project area. Electricity Authority (NEA). Plan Study. 1985. During the Àscal year 2073/74.51 GWh in TSHEP is a reservoir type of project with seasonal wet season. Taplejung and project has been completed during this Àscal Panchthar District of Koshi and Mechi zone. The year.111.966 Million US dollar at 2016/17 Teherathum and Pancthar District. 1.077. It is envisaged that DPR level of 450 masl. center of Eastern Region. 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. Cost estimate. It is located in the Eastern The conceptual layout design and costing of the Region.

The conveyance system consists of three individual intake followed by 965 m long horizontal headrace tunnel. Nepal Electricity Authority 99 . 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. Core drilling of 575 m out of 800 m has been completed so far. Due to problems with Desander. alternative layout ration of Tender Document. headrace during the Àscal year 2073/74. about 2/3 of its design capacity because of the During the Àscal year 2073/74. The generated Geological mapping and geological investigation power will be evacuated by 75 km long 400 kV (Phase I). 1. The following studied for feasibility. hydropower station with annual design generation The Project site is 16 km from nearest road head. The power Trishuli Hydropower Station was upgraded to generated from the project shall be connected to 24 MW in 1995. It has been operating only Nepal-China Border. steel lined pressure shaft. 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 project loss of storage in the balancing reservoir and completed additional topographic survey. 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. The EIA study is expected to be complete in the coming Àscal year. surge shaft. 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. underground powerhouse and tailrace structures. 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. water discharge measurement and double circuit transmission line. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 preliminary support design. 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. This is a peaking run-of-river proposed 220 kV Attaria sub-station. Similarly. Chainpur Seti Hydroelectric Project Other Activities Chainpur Seti Hydroelectric Project (CSHEP). The Chainpur Seti Hydroelectric Project underground powerhouse cavern and transformer cavern are located in the left bank. tunnel. desanding basin. Trishuli Hydropower Station Installed capacity of the project would be 210 MW Rehabilitation Project at Q40% probability of exceedence. of 163 GWh per annum. The project features are the few of the activities of PDD carried out includes headworks. Àscal year with technical assistance from ADB. sultant for Detail Engineering Design and Prepa- project optimization studies. PDD has been carrying out various activities a RoR scheme.

) Ltd. above 1100 m2 at the basement level). The project is expected to be completed in year 2017. Construction Supervision of Chameliya Hydroelectric Project SHAH. In this Àscal ropanis land at Durbarmarg. NEA has selected the NEA has applied for building permit for 10 storey joint venture consortium of “BDA nepal (P. Due to enormous 100 Nepal Electricity Authority . ESSD. The building will ultimately have 16 Áoor + 2 attic Áoor NEA planned to establish a corporate ofÀce. NEA modiÀed the existing master plan. height. Corporate ofÀce that shall have additional 2 storey Innovative CREATEERS Architects & Engineers underground parking area. above ground. (Floor commercial complex and business complex at 26 area approximately 16.000 Sqm). A master year 2073/74 the projects Initial Environmental plan was developed in 1989. evolution in latest ofÀce design concept and changed scenario in Construction of Corporate OfÀce Building Project commercial building requirements.. 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. NEA is currently Pvt. Kathmandu.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. Ltd. change in building technology. 2. double basement for parking. SILT and ICON JV in association with PDD has been conducting the construction supervision of Chameliya Hydroelectric Project.” 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. It is expected that this study will be completed by the end of 2017. and MRB Associates.

Ministry of Energy ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIAL i. i. Kusaha- department executes the activities related to Biratnagar at 132kV. transmission line and iii. b.Dordi Corridor 132kV TL Project of mitigation measures and community support programs of hydroelectric.Vulnerable Supplementary EIA Community Development Plan (VCDP). Lekhnath-Damauli 220kV TL Project and Compensation Plan (LACP) studies along with environmental monitoring and implementation ii. 2. Kaligandaki Corridor (New Butwal-Bardghat) monitoring and protection of the environment. Block for EIA of 2 Transmission Line (TL) projects. 220kV TL Project The department has successfully completed and get clearance from concerned ministries ii. IEE No. planned. Scoping and Terms of Reference of 25 MW Nepal Electricity Authority 101 . 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. Kusaha-Kataiya. IEE of Koshi Corridor (Basantapur-Change) TL STUDIES DEPARTMENT Project and Kaligandaki Corridor (Kushma- Environment and Social Studies Department New Butwal) at 220kV. This department is a commercial wing of 2.4 in Nuwakot with a capacity of 7 projects. Tanahu Hydroelectric Project (140MW)- Social Impact Assessment (SIA). i. Study Completed by ESSD NEA and with its technical expertise involved in a. constructed or operated by NEA. Land Acquisition i. Initial Environmental Examination (IEE). 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. In this a. EIA Completed Projects conducting Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA). follows: 3. Study Reports approved by Concerned Ministries PDD has been involved in the identiÀcation of new projects for further studies in the country. ESSD was actively c. designed.Grid Tied Solar Power Project (GTSPP) . EIA of New Modi-Lekhnath 132kV TL Project 1700MW has been identiÀed for further studies.Butwal (Gorusinghe)-Lumbini 132kV TL distribution line projects. Project During the Àscal year 2016/17. 1. This Raxaul-Parwanipur. 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. Ministry of Population and Environment context few projects were identiÀed among which i. Burtibang-Paudi (ESSD) is one of the integral departments of Amrai-Tamghas-Sandhikharka-Gorusinghe. ToR Completed Projects engaged in environment and social studies. iii. IdentiÀcation of New Projects for study: 1.3. EIA of Garjyang-Khimti 132kV TL Project Manang Chame Storage Hydroelectric Project (MCSHEP) with initially estimated capacity of ii. b. 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. IEE Completed Projects Resettlement Action Plan (RAP).

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

Besides regular monitoring the major work Conservation Training to 32 members of CFUGs performed under this project was implementation from Mahottari and Sarlahi districts. and boundary wall of Yuba Barsha Primary School has been completed. Jamunibas of Dhanusha (NTFP) training to 20 participants. Water pump at different location in project area and and other accessories in Harmanadi. Dihibar temple In Balach Attariya 132kV transmission (Sthaniya Gram Devata) construction at Bhulke compensatory plantation work was conducted of Siraha is under construction. 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). 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. about 150000 saplings of different plant species Bardibash and Nijgadh. of 390 hours (2months) welding and electrical/ house wiring training to 30 PAFs as per the CTEVT Under the community support program. Vulnerable Community Development IntensiÀcation Training (Sept. by the World Bank and approved documents were kept for public review at NEA website and World Hetauda-Dhalkebar-Duhabi 400kV TL Bank Infoshop. 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. 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. replacement plantation was done based on the and Makwanpur for drinking water support were mortality. 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. 1 month driv. the standard and distribution of vegetable seeds to construction of Nagar Dihibar Temple at Dhalkebar 200 PAFs. Besides this Agricultural Productivity distributed. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 (October 25-27. ESSD has prepared and plantation work is scheduled in July 2017. A total of 150 project workers ing training to 35 participants. training to 15 PAFs and local people. 29 to Dec. 17. 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. 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. Hetauda. The department organized Health and Safety awareness program for project workers Nepal Electricity Authority 103 . 2016) Non timber forest products at Dhalkebar substation. 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. one-day hot support program in local participation. and Singoul of Bara.

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

2017 where a total of Geological and geotechnical investigation works 444 locals participated. 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. and social) ofÀcers are deployed for day-to-day core drilling and construction material investigation monitoring. Nepal Electricity Authority 105 . Tanahun and two safeguard ofÀcer are Project: fully deputed at site. School support program was conducted by providing educational materials Geological and Geotechnical investigation works to Janakalyan Aadharbhut School at Thakre. ESSD has published drilling (90 m) at the Surge shaft and powerhouse its third bi-annual newsletter (ESSD-Newsletter). 2017. Myagdi Nepal Electricity Authority (formally Upper Seti places of Parbat and 6 places of Myagdi district in Hydroelectric Project) in Tanahu district. detail engineering geological mapping. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Kaligandaki Corridor (Dana-Kushma) investigations. Two full time safeguard (environmental mapping. Additional Department is under the Engineering Services geotechnical investigation (phase II) include core Directorate of Nepal Electricity Authority. Additional the month of April and May. 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. Rock and Concrete Laboratory Soil. In the Àeld of soil and rock engineering. It drilling works at Dam Axis of the project and it is provides services in geological and geotechnical in progress. site of the project. 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. 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. 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. 2D-ERT (2000 m) and Core In addition to these activities. a subsidiary company of in Danda Gau. 3) Geological and geotechnical investigation of Uttarganga Storage Hydropower Project: Soil. The newsletter covers all the activities of ESSD carried out from January to June. it also provides services of carrying out in-situ tests and laboratory tests. various types of geophysical surveys. reservoir and project area. The department conducted one at different levels to the different departments day Social/Community Awareness Program at 4 of NEA and the private sector. test at the Test adit and test chamber at the powerhouse site of the project. It provides services like geological of Myagdi. includes regional geological mapping of the whole Dhading.

Following are the major works carried out in this Àscal year 8) Geological and geotechnical investigation 2073/74. Intake area which 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. Kaski. been completed in this Àscal year. Surge shaft and powerhouse site of slope of the dam includes exploratory borehole these two projects. 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. 2D-ERT (2800 m) and Core drilling (360 m) at Geotechnical investigation works at left bank the Dam site. are in progress at site.70 m has been completed in this works has been completed and remaining works Àscal year. 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. in-situ test and The geotechnical investigation works (Phase II) bearing capacity calculation for foundation design includes core drilling at the dam site. Core drilling works at the last hole (powerhouse area) is in 10) Geotechnical and Geophysical investigation progress. 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. works at new building sites of Nepal Redcross Society: „ Construction materials survey of Upper Modi & Upper Modi ‘A’ Hydroelectric Project. 6) Geological and geotechnical investigation 11) Geotechnical investigation works at central works of Chainpur-Seti Hydroelectric Project: workshop. 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. Hetauda: Geological and Geotechnical investigation works Geotechnical investigation works which includes includes regional geological mapping and detail test pit excavations. samples for Middle Bhotekoshi Hydroelectric Project. Management OfÀce) works of 'Chilime Tower' construction site at Dhumbarahi: „ Laboratory test works on construction material 106 Nepal Electricity Authority . About 75% of the investigation drilling of 201. Sindhupalchok (Guangxi Hydroelectric 9) Geological and geotechnical investigation Construction Bureau. and Powerhouse area of the project.

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

NEA.Y. now it has been 2073/074.N.45 Major Accomplishment of FY 2073/074 Kotre Pole Plant. 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. transformer itself being a major NEA with its purpose of repairing Distribution component of power system. 2071/072 F.5 m. the Central Considering the increasing demand of electricity Workshop being an entity under Engineering in Nepal and contributing to maintain best Services Directorate.Y. 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. Plants. the workshop and Power transformers of Regional OfÀces as has been striving to its best. Engineering Service Directorate in FY 2061/062.5 m and 10. Kotre established with testing yard.08 5937.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Central Workshop. Apart from producing concrete poles of 8. after the recent upgrading. Kotre „ Modern new transformer testing lab was Located at 180 km west from Kathmandu.92 49760. Makawanpur. Road. using its available well as transmission grid and power plants under resources to meet time bound repair and testing NEA.05 5 Turnover (in thousands NRs. Power transformers of various Hydroelectric services. Description F. the plant started the production of „ Repaired 13 Power Transformers from private PSC pole commercially. Being a wing of Electro- as well as different sectors of NEA in FY Mechanical Design Division. Hetauda-5.) 38555.24 85205. Pole plant was jointly established by GoN and FINIDA in 2042 BS to implement for Pokhara „ Repaired highest numbers of distribution ElectriÀcation Project. Hetauda Transformer Maintenance & Testing in Progress Established in 2055 BS and located at Bhairav rental services of its available heavy equipment. the 108 Nepal Electricity Authority . has been contributing to quality of supply. 2072/073 F. testing of transformers and providing The achievements of the workshop in the last three Àscal years are tabulated below: S.59 11125. since then.Y. DCS.) 4543. It was handed over to transformer (636 numbers) in FY 2073/074.

Bara. Training Center has 23 (Technical 7 staffs. 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. In the last 28 years.N. so daily wages employees are Established in 2051 BS and located at Amlekhgunj also involved. 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. Revenue. After the upgrading.43. other general management actions. TC as well as non technical trainings with its sovereign is also conducting various programs to non NEA identity.17. civil engineering as well Background as administration and management department NEA Training Center (NEA TC) has been contributing functions. mechanical. NEA and private Àrm as well. Those staffs cover all electrical. ProÀt Chart REVENUE EARNED IN PROFIT EARNED IN F/Y S. Pole Production at Concrete Pole Plant Amlekhgunj Production. 9m and 11m size of 9 m and 11 m as well.644 3 11 m 1002 1638 Total 10777 17797 NEA Training Center of Director.862 1. computer. Amlekhgunj production target. the PSC poles for distribution to Regional ofÀce of plant is expected to produce 62 poles per day. NEA TC occupies around 203 Ropanis of land in With the view to expanse its training programs Bhaktapur District. They prepare training/seminar different skill enhancing trainings to the staffs and programs annually and provide services effectively. The plant has been striving to its road. Since the permanent employees are not sufÀcient to meet the current Concrete Pole Plant. It provides different technical for clients outside of NEA. upon their request.603 employees from the different core management/collecting appropriate trainees and group of NEA and some of other organizations. NEA TC has trained all The main function is preparing trainings/resource total of 16. others.97. and Nontechnical 16) staffs under the control Nepal Electricity Authority 109 . ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 plant is now capable to produce concrete poles objectives of producing 8m.60.

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

268. skills and attitudes of Co-operatives.809. The training types NEA TC for various purposes and the total income involve induction. Extra Activities The Training Center has also provided space and services for various ofÀces of NEA in its premises In addition to training programs. seminar halls. hostels and ground space on rental facilities to different users. NEA TC provides at Kharipati. Film Shooting Unit and other manpower at operational and managerial levels institutions used the facilities available in the involved in the power sector.50. INGO. employees with an objective to upgrade their Various Engineering Colleges. professional knowledge. 3. ENGINEERING SERVICES DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 term training covering 3 days to 10 days for NEA groups/organizations etc. Political Parties. Nepal Electricity Authority 111 . requested as required. in-service or refreshers and generated from these services amounted to Rs. on their request. class rooms.

another ADB funded project and Substation has been concluded. 160 MVA substations double circuit transmission line from Samundratar at Dharapani of Manang. Nuwakot. Electricity Transmission Expansion and Supply Improvement This project is Ànanced by European Investment Project (ADB Loan 2808. The contract 0271) and Project Preparatory Facility for Energy award for the Construction of Transmission line (PPFE). Manang (Dharapani) to Chitawan (Bharatpur) and The project includes construction of 26 km 132 kV associated 220/132/33 kV. The 2x30MVA Substation at Samundratar. procurement and construction of all new and existing projects that is or will be funded by ADB. In addition to the execution of SASEC. 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. Lamjung and New Bharatpur at Chitawan. Tarikuna and Khudi at to Trishuli 3B Hub and construction of 132/33kV. (A) SASEC Power System 2. 3542 PTDEEP (Power Transmission of access road. boundary wall and river protection and Distribution EfÀciency Enhancement Project) works of Substation and approval of Tower design is being implemented by PMD. PMDis coordinating. The project is expected to PROJECTS BEING CURRENTLY be completed by FY 2076/77. Construction under loan no.Picture shows the EXECUTED BY PMD: construction of substation. 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. monitoring and reporting the implementation activities of the projects that are being run under Energy Access and EfÀciency Improvement Project (ADB Loan 2587. Grant 0270 and Grant Bank (EIB) in coordination with ADB. length of upper section of 220 kV. double circuit 112 Nepal Electricity Authority . Marsyangdi Transmission Corridor Project Expansion Project (SPSEP) Marsyangdi Transmission Corridor Project once 1.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. Grant 0182 and Grant 0183).Power System Expansion Project. are under progress.Recently. PMD is responsible for project preparation.

17 km Double Circuit 220kV line from New Butwal substation to Bardghat (Nawalparasi) and 220/132/33kV substations at Dana. FY 2078/079 (2020/021). Estimated total project cost is US$ 90 estimatedcost of the project is about US$ 96 million and is funded by EIB. Kaligandaki Corridor 220kV Transmission Line Project Drake conductor from Udipur to Bharatpur is 64.46 km. 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).6 Double Circuit 220kV Transmission line from Dana (Myagdi) to Kusma (Parbat). Both the sections of Million and is jointly funded by ADB and GoN. The contract for the construction For Construction of 220 kV Line of Kushma- of the transmission line and substation has New Butwal section. Similarly. 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 project site. Nepal Electricity Authority 113 . Figure shows the construction site of be commissioned by FY 2075/076 (2018/019). S/S in Dana.57 km.The in August.The project is jointly funded by 220kV substation and New Butwal –Bardaghat ADB. The bids for construction of Udipur . Nepal (GoN). 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. The project includes the construction of 38. The project is expected to published. 160 MVA AIS substations at section with substation at Dana &Kusma has Matatirtha and 220/132 kV. length of lower section of 220 kV. Kushma and New Butwal each with 100MVA Capacity. re-bidding notice has been already been awarded. 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. 85 km TL from New Marsyangdi(Markichok) to Matatirtha. 87 km Double Circuit (using HTLS conductor) 220kV line from Kusma (Parbat) to New Butwal Substation. Bids for construction of New Butwal (markichowk). 160 MVA GIS been awarded and the construction work is in substation including bay extension Marsyangdi progress. double circuit transmission line with twin HTLSequivalent 4. Government of Norway and Government of 220kV transmissions line are under evaluation. The project is to construct 220 kV Double Circuit. The contract of transmission line for Dana-Kusma 220/132kV. 3.

Kawasoti SS. augmentation program and detailed case upgradingof eleven(11) numbers of existing studies. the procurement of Solar PV power through lines and transformers competitive bidding among the intended IPPs. 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. part of the country. project work includes the constructionof twenty a comprehensive electriÀcation and distribution Àve (25)numbers of 33/11 kV new substations. least cost and economically viable means to 6. 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.D.D. The master plan will include policy recommendations. ButwalSS. Utility Scale Grid tied Solar Project: km of 11 kV Line. 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. 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. 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. With the completion of this project 260 ADB. to achieve Mainscope of the project is to augment and universal access to electricity by 2025 A. country. including on. grid substations of NEA.and off-grid. This project covers the GandakSS. The project Projects in Nepal. With this project total 280 MVA capacity consulting Àrm will be engaged to work closely of transformer will be added in the systems. The consultant recruitment process isin 33/11 kV substations and construction of 33kV. Distribution System Master Plan Project DamauliSS. The prime The project is s expected to be completed by assignment of the consultant is to identify the September 2017. The Project is 11 kV and 400 Volt Lines at various districts of the funded by Norweign Grant and administered by country. MVA of 33/11 kV SS.Bharatpur SS. The project is jointly upgrading the eight (8) numbers of existing funded by ADB and GoN. The expand the Distribution system of NEA. Currently PMD is preparing RFP for Eastern Region including 13 substations. The RFP will be issued in the lines and transformers year 2017 A. 572 8. 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. 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. Distribution System Augmentation reinforce. 7. with NEA to develop the master plan. 114 Nepal Electricity Authority .A 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. the advance stage of completion. 383 kM of 33 kV line. Banepa SS. upgrade and expand Nepal’s electricity and Expansion Project system.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 5.

Enhancement of Distribution Networks in Central & Northern Region of 1. the ADB grant assistance for Project preparatory Facility for Energy. 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. 90 MVA SS will be Kohalpur-Surkhet-Upper Karnali 400 kV constructed at Changunarayan. Out of the to the consumers of Maharajganj and Ratnapark Project cost of USD 189 Million. Maharajgunj DC and before 15 August. from Butwal to Attariya. Engineering and Environmental Study of at Lapsifedi and 132/11 kV. The bidding documents will be provided as grant from JFPR. provide reliable electricity supply in Kathmandu establish. The bids for trunk line. supply. consultant selection process is 3. commissioning. Lapsephedi and Changunarayan Substation also be invited for Ratnapark D. distribution system capacity of Kathmandu Valley Lalitpur and Bhaktapur) within a radius of 220 including modernization of distribution system to sq miles.C. 90. C. depicted below: 4. 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. 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 scope shall be of design.000 Smart meters will be connected GoN on 19thMay 2017 in Kathmandu. 160 MVA GIS SS will be constructed 1. Bids are already invited for award the contract by October 2017.The bids for construction of these three and (ii) Ratnapark D. Construction Project (C) Upcoming Projects 220/132 kV. With October 2017. operate valley. 90 MVA each at Mulpani. USD 2. Different are under preparation and intended to Áoat the sub-projects and their status under PTDEEP are bid before 15th August 2017. Loan Negotiation for USD 150 Million Smart Grid Applications. In this phase we are covering Kathmandu Valley by reducing distribution system two Distribution Centres (i) Maharajgunj D C overloads. testing.e. 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. out of eleven (11) of substationsare under evaluation and targeted to Kathmandu Valley. In this phase of the has already been concluded between ADB and project. As part of single phase & Three Phase meters and other the funding. The project will enhance system automation and smart meters etc. . 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. Bids will 2.0 Million Distribution Centre of NEA. deployment of distribution Futung and Chapagaon. These substations Transmission Line and Kohalpur-New Butwal will play major role to evacuate the Power 400 kV Transmission Line. and 400 Volt lines. install. 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 .

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

Maharajgunj. smart metering etc. power quality. Power Transmission and Distribution EfÀcien- energy management of generating station. Bhaktapur limited power transfer capability of existing under and Lalitpur districts are proposed. and Planned to be executed by 2019 in different hospitals. reliability. 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. 3542. Khimti. This project 400kV Transmission Line Project comprises the construction of 75 kM 220 kV double This 400 kV double circuit Tingla. of viable size of BESS in the substations inside undergrounding. loss This project is supposed to be continuation reduction. automation. 6. Kathmandu Valley 220kV Ring Main Project To meet the future demand of Kathmandu Valley (ii) Tingla. Estimated best opportunity for NEA. each 400/220 kV.5) months period. 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. Police headquarters. Two new for TL and SS construction is being very tough. PROJECT MANAGEMENT DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 185 km. This as one of the best option. The assignment will Nepal Electricity Authority 117 . 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. 630 MVA at be for two and half (2. Estimated Project Cost is USD 230 Million. PMD will initiate the study of this project by early 2018. The estimated cost of the project is USD advised by ADB. Due to rapid construction 220kV line from Khimti to Dhalkebar. project is USD 150 Million.) of remaining Kathmandu valley in context of load management. business complex. factories etc. ADB will be 5. deferral value and Áexibility. Army. Prime Minister OfÀce and different This project is enlisted in ADB Pipeline projects. Storage System (BESS) In the perspective of energy arbitrage. spill 7. TOR for Consultant has been 560 Million and its breakdown is given in table prepared and submitted. Grid Connected Battery Energy requested for Ànancing this Project. As stages. 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. urbanization in Kathmandu valley. proposed. land acquisition Theestimated length ofthe line is 165km. Total three numbers of power potential of theLikhu.New Khimti. Estimated cost of the Project Cost is USD 208 Million. cy Enhancement Project (2nd phase) grid stabilization. Two new 400/220 kV SS. 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. 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. ministry at Singhadurbar area. necessary actions will be Bay extension at existing Dhalkebar SS has been initiated for Ànancing. After Arun Hub and 315 MVA at Tingla Hub including the study and Àndings. Prime minister PMD is carrying out the detail study of this project Quarter at Baluwatar. as SS.New Khimti-Sunkoshi Hub-Dhalkebar this project has been formulated.

Kirtipur. Jorpati. Kuleshwor.N. 166 Thimi. 1. 30Km. 2 x 45 MVA GIS S/S at Koteswor & Thapathali including construction of 132 or 1 50 66kV underground lines of approx. Baneswar) 2. Pulchowk. Smart metering for above DC (300.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Amount S. Description MUSD A Transmission System Reinforcement 55 132/11 kV. Bhaktapur. Lagankhel. 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.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 .

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

0 m. of penstock pipes is almost completed.5 MW HM Works: Manufacturing of Gate.8 MW and and Sanjen 42.8 MW and Dissipating Valve (EDV) and Inlet Valve completed. 5250 m Sanjen Hydroelectric Project (SUHEP) are the has been completed.5 MW at a gross head of Generators. The Inlet Slope excavation in head distance towards north-west of Kathmandu.3 m. installed capacity of 42. headworks is almost 90 % Ànished. Transformer.8 MW at a gross head of 161. Flushing Canal completed. Powerhouse slope excavation is ongoing. The overall progress of the Contract of Transmission Line Works for both Sanjen (Upper) 14. balancing Sanjen Jalavidhyut Company Limited (SJCL) is pond embankment earthwork Àlling is approx. Works: Manufacturing of major EM equipment SANJEN JALVIDHYUT COMPANY LTD. 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. HM Works: 11. two hydro projects Sanjen (Upper) 14. lower scheme of the cascade has the of major EM equipment such as Turbines. Chhipchung Khola Headworks Company Limited. 90% completed. The design discharge of the project is Valve (EDV) and Inlet Valves completed. Bypass canal completed „ Status: Ongoing and Desander approx. Intake and „ Task: Design and construction supervision Weir approx. Sanjen was established in and Desander is almost 60% completed. 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. Project: Upper Sanjen Hydroelectric Project (SUHEP) „ Task: Design and construction supervision „ Status: Ongoing SUHEP has an installed capacity of 14. Ànal support is ongoing. Transformers. Penstock and Trash Rack length of headrace tunnel from headrace inlet to Cleaning Machine (TRCM) are completed.8 MW is approximately 55% projects from each powerhouse to Chilime Hub and Sanjen is approximately 45%. 07 m3/ sec at an exceedence SUHEP Weir and Intake of Q40. has been concluded and survey works started. The total Manufacturing of Gate. Delivery the surge tank is 3629 m.5 MW. Energy Dissipating 442.D. and Sanjen 42. Syphon in Chhipchung Khola is 50% Sanjen Jalvidhyut Company Ltd. Generator. The design discharge of the project is 11. Energy Sanjen (Upper) 14. 70% completed. EM Works: Manufacturing SHEP. Penstock are completed. a company promoted by Chilime Hydropower 90% Ànished. such as Turbine. 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. 120 Nepal Electricity Authority .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. EM 2010 A. is developing completed.57 m3/sec at an exceedence of Q40.

heavy rainfall during last year monsoon Desander.32GWh The company has planned to manage the capital Wet Months Energy 529. Voltage 10km. Migmatite and road of 150 km North from Kathmandu.5%). Type & No: Francis.875 GWh.0m.5m series of discussions and meetings with the Turbine. 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. health. 76. The project is Design Discharge (Q40): 80. The road from Simbu to Tatopani. 2019. around 85 are locals. the expected Rasuwagadhi Hydroelectric Project commercial operation date of the both project 01 The project is located in Thuman and Timure January 2019. equity portion has the investment proportion of company has made major contribution to public 51% promoter share and 49% public share.3m x 15. General Public and Employees of the Company (15%) and Local (10%). 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. The project has now been scheduled to be Installed Capacity: 111. under the long term loan categorized into three different Lots.87GWh Dry Months Energy 84. Capacity & No. 35. village (ward no. -6m~7m construction works.: 3 phase Synchronous AC. maintenance promoter share comprises of 33% from Chilime of Goljung to Thambuchet road. For the agreement signed on 22nd Marg. (4. was established in Shrawan 17. NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). 132kV Double Circuit up to Chilime Hub from debt and equity with ratio of 50:50. Authority (NEA). has contribution in public water supply. but the devastating earthquake of April Headwork: OverÀow diversion Weir with Undersluice and Side 2015. Annual Energy Generation 613. Employees of Promoter & Investor Institutions education etc.75 MVA pace.0 MW completed on 31st Dec. The Nepal Electricity Authority 121 .50 MW each Generator. As per the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Nepal Electricity Authority. The public company. (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. been resumed from 25th November 2016 and Turbine Unit Capacity 38.5%). It is evident Hydropower Company Ltd.9 m 2017. Also company share constitutes Depositors of EPF (19. 2068. promoted by Chilime Hydropower installed capacity of 111 MW and the annual Company Limited (CHPCL) and Nepal Electricity energy generation will be 613. The debt requirement has been managed from Employees The construction of the project has been Provident Fund (EPF). Vertical Axis & 3 contractors.00m3/s accessed with Kathmandu -Trisuli -Rasuwagadhi Geology: Quartzite. dia. the project construction works have Nos.55GWh requirement for the construction of the project T/L length. 2068. 1 and 2) of Rasuwa district. The project is a run-of-river type having (RGHPCL). After continuous efforts with Powerhouse type and size: Underground. The Gneiss Rock project was planned to be completed in August Gross Head: 167. 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. the construction works are ongoing at greater 3x43.

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.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. For the construction of Lot 2: Electromechanical Works. 2014. The underground works in the works which includes construction of about 10 powerhouseandtransformercavernexcavation km long 132 kV double circuit transmission line. Excavation of construction work activities. However. z Because of the continuous landslides during rainy season. Ltd. Infrastructure works detail design and manufacturing of the project components is ongoing. on buildings) on the right bank of the Bhotekoshi 5th January. (CWE). 122 Nepal Electricity Authority . The overall progress of massive landslides in the public road as well as the project construction in this package is the project work fronts. Contract Agreement has been signed with carried out. Ltd. and the desander intake tunnel excavation and coordinating the contractors for smooth operation support works has been completed.. the Company has been approximately 40%. 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. The project 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. Timure has been stopped and Construction (EPC) contract model. Ltd. India z All access tunnels (adits) has already been on 31st July. 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. Electromechanical Works. The contractor has mobilized and fuels due to the blockade. activities are as follows: The contractor has been mobilised and the 1. and due to the about 185 Chinese and 518 Nepalese heavy rainfall in the last year monsoon creating manpower at site. the contract agreement Lot 1: Civil and Hydro-Mechanical Works was signed with M/S VOITH Hydro Pvt. vertical penstock shaft and surge shaft has Kathmandu on 15th June. Ltd. 2014. Procurement on Ghatte khola. 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. and support works is ongoing. About 1220m Headrace Consultant for Lot 1 & 2. 2015 earthquake but it was completely Àlled with debris after was impressive and was in line with the scheduled the earthquake. For Lot 3: Transmission Line completed.. successful in remobilizing the contractor on 25th Nov 2016 and resumption of construction works Lot 2: Electro-Mechanical Works of the project. reviewing tunnel and underground desander is continue the designs submitted by the contractors and co. The excavation of headrace supervising the construction works. 2017. The re-excavation and the time as per PPA. India on 31st July. contract agreement was signed with M/S The progress summary of the major project VOITH Hydro Pvt. 2014. M/S SMEC International Tunnel out of 4203m has been excavated with Pty. Australia has been continuously primary support. Similarly. for Lot 2: river near to Adit 2 has now been completed.

2017. Capital Structure 1. Access The Company has planned to manage its capital Roads etc. which 10. 374..24 Million the Contractor. The model. Ltd.5 ropani. for 374 ropani has already been distributed. Land acquisition Activities: Among the land required for construction and other purposes. The leased private land for temporary MADHYA BHOTEKOSHI HYDROELECTRIC usage stands at 191. NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Details of shareholdings are as follows: II.80 hectares is necessary for construction of permanent structures like Headworks. 389. and 4. 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. distributed. a subsidiary of Chilime Jalavidyut community forest of Gati VDC.89 hectares of government located in Sindhupalchowk District of Bagmati land including community forest is required Zone of the Central Development Region. for short-term lease (muck disposals) and only I. Check survey estimated compensatory amount for private of overall length of line has been completed by lands’ acquisition stands at NRs. 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. 2. 12.24 Million has already been detail design of the line components. 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). Financial Ànal stage with the Updated EMP (Environmental Management Plan). equity investment will be made from 51% promoter Lot 3: Transmission line and substation contract share and 49% public share. The government PROJECT (MBKHEP-102MW) land including community forest required for the project purpose is 14.54 hectares Company Limited. The contractor is now undergoing out of which NRs.11 hectares lie in the three different (MBJCL). is constructing Middle lie in the Gaurishankar Conservation Area Project Bhotekoshi Hydroelectric Project (102 MW) of Marming VDC. 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. Nepal Electricity Authority 123 . model to be Ànalized. The Kathmandu on 15th June.69 hectares out of Madhya Bhotekoshi Jalavidyut Company Ltd. Major Project Activities The activities of the project are summarized below: 1.

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. Barhabise substation hub and the topographical survey works for transmission line is completed. followed by the „ Adit-1 tunnel (250m long.1.2 Lot 1: Civil and hydro-mechanical works and operational.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. Adit-2 The detailed design is almost completed and and Surge Tank accomplished. 2014.3 LOT 2 Electromechanical Works ready for river diversion.1. Contract agreement was made with M/s Andritz Hydro Private Limited. Camp Facility.House Area:. Adit 3. 2014.5m diameter) great earthquake of April 25.Powerhouse Excavation. 124 Nepal Electricity Authority . the commencement date September 09. invert lining. Storage yard 2. 2014. 2.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 View of Power. 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. manufacturing of major components/equipment are in progress and being delivered to site. 2016 too added to the existing woes. Adit 2 . Site 11.112 meter is being carried out. from September 2015 and the Áash Áood of July 5. 2015 and series of completed by Himal Hydro on Jan 2013 has aftershocks thereafter. inlet portal and outlet structure of Diversion Tunnel completed and 2. „ Adit-2 tunnel and Adit 3 Tunnel completed. „ Aggregate crushing plant has been installed 2.1 Construction of Camp facilities for „ Power house excavation and support has Employer and Consultant been completed. and operational. commencement date was Feb 11. The six months and long been enlarged by Contractor for LOT 1 through unofÀcial economic Indian Blockade continued lowering invert by 1 meter. 2014 and „ Geological boreholes completed. „ Construction of Access Roads to Adit-1.1. The contract agreement with the LOT 1 contractor „ New Laboratory Building is completed and was made on Jan 01.1. India on July 10. „ Excavation. 2014 and the work operational now.

„ 3.6 m diameter penstock of length 1.5 m). annual escalation of 3%.30 per unit throughout Sansthan (RBS) with stakes of 41%. 11. portion. 10 Billion as loan and NRs allocated to General Public (15%) and Residents 2 Billion as debenture in the project. as well as natural calamities.1 of Dolakha district in Central Development Region of Nepal. 6 nos. the average purchase Citizen Investment Trust (CIT) and Rastriya Beema rate will remain as NRs. double circuit 220 kV transmission line from Gongar to New Khimti Sub-station. The project is being Ànanced 2% shares respectively. NEA and UTKHPL staffs concluded on 12 May 2011 for the required debt (3. is located in Bigu Rural Municipality. „ Powerhouse cavern III. The majority shares (51%) of Operation Date (COD). 6 Billion as loan.50 per unit for the base year Hydroelectric Project (UTKHEP) utilizing domestic (2010/11) and NRs 4. 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. The Ànancial issued the shares to the contributors in Employees’ closure with all Ànancial institutions has been Provident Fund (17. The company has already through debt-equity ratio of 70:30. After 9 years of COD with the company belong to NEA. NT will invest NRs. and owing to these. ward Nepal Electricity Authority 125 . CIT Project Features and RBS will provide loans of NRs. Nepal Telecom (NT). 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. NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 No. 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 2010.28%). construction tailrace tunnel. whereas of Dolakha district (10%). 3. „ 225 m long and 26 Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) has m wide each twin settling basin. vertical shaft Pelton Turbines. The project will generate 2. As per the separate loan agreements. Similarly. „ 3 km long project was June 15.45km. 2% and the tenure of PPA.281 GWh of energy annually with the available gross head of 822 m and design discharge of 66 m3/s. 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. However. one of the national pride projects of decided to provide loan up to NRs. „ 47 km long and New completion date is 30th June 2019. the average purchase rates have been construction and operation of Upper Tamakoshi Àxed as NRs.88%).06 per unit at Commercial Ànancial resources. 2 Billion each. x 6m size and length 8.84%) and staffs of debtor institutions (2. synchronous generators and 18 (plus 1 the construction schedule is shifted by two years spare) single phase transformers. 5. Furthermore. Government of Nepal (GoN) has UTKHEP. „ Headrace been started and draft TOR is on the Process of tunnel having inverted D-shape section with 6m approval.08 Billion Nepal. 6%. „ Electro-mechanical equipment activities of project has been disturbed by social consisting of 6 nos. The remaining 25% of equity capital have been EPF will invest NRs.134m. 2017.

The Lot of Sunkoshi Power plant. sill beams has temporarily stored some penstock pipes in and wall plates of most of the Headworks Hydro. Austria Electrical Works Lot 4 ..8% mechanical and electro-mechanical equipment.5% 2 Headrace Tunnel Excavation 93% A temporary diversion was made across 3 Powerhouse/Transformer Caverns 100.4% 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. erection of towers for the for unit 1 to 4 and water cooling systems for the transmission line. However.N. in spite of some land same have been installed. remaining civil works including installation foundation works. 126 Nepal Electricity Authority . 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.0% transportation of heavy consignment of hydro- 5 P/H and Transformer Caverns Concrete 83.. 6 Tailrace Tunnel Concrete Lining Works 13. The Lot 4 Contractor 3 Contractor has installed all six turbine spiral is continuously engaged with the remaining distributors as well as housings.Mechanical and 3 Andritz Hydro GmbH.Civil Works China Lot 2 – Hydro. The Lot 4 Contractor acquisition problem arised in the substation has completed 91% (116 out of 127) of tower site. Texmaco Rail & Engineering 2 mechanical Works Ltd. Contract Lot Name of Contractors Sinohydro Corporation Ltd. also completed 11% (5km out of 47km) conductor The breakdown of progress in major Civil Works stringing works. Project Status The project is being implemented with four separate contract lots listed as below: S.Transmission 4 Line & Substation KEC International Ltd.0% Sunkoshi River at Khadichaur to facilitate the Excavation 4 Tailrace Tunnel Excavation 100. India Works J/V Norconsult AS (Norway) –Lahmeyer International GmbH (Germany) has been entrusted as the Engineer/Consultant for construction supervision of the Project.5% by the end of the Àscal year 2073/74 (2016/17). Lot 4 Contractor has 2017/18. 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.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 as the gap funding during implementation of the project. 1 Headworks Concrete 89. The project has achieved overall physical progress of 90. the powerhouse of Sunkoshi power plant of NEA. erected 76% (96 out of 127) of works are expected to be completed by Àscal year towers of transmission line.. 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. Main inlet valves foundation works. India Lot 3 . 1 Lot 1 .

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. DMD. Directorate. Upper Seti Hydropower Project). DMD.5 Billion Rupees for recovery of losses and damages due the devastating earthquake. NEA : Chairman 2. The project cost has been forecasted as 512 Cooperation Agency (JICA). J-Power upgraded the MUS$ as of December 2016 because of increase Feasibility in June 2007. The Lot 1 Contractor has received USD 2. NEA: Member 3.0 Million. Similarly. Dam Site of Tanahu Hydropower Project Nepal Electricity Authority 127 . Managing Director. 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. 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. Engg. The management of THL is entrusted to a Board of Directors which is constituted as follows: 1. In addition. NEA: Member Project Cost & Schedule 4. Under MUS$ excluding Interest during Construction the technical assistance of Japan International (IDC). Managing Director. In consideration of the delay of almost one year due to the earthquakes and blockade in the border. Finance Directorate. the (ADB). 2015 under technical design modiÀcation etc. In accordance with the assistance from the Asian Development Bank Contractor All Risk (CAR) insurance policy.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. process has been initiated by submitting all required documents for additional USD 4 Million. 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 Lot 3 Contractor has received the interim advance payment of USD 3 Million for placing the order of lost and damaged electro-mechanical equipment. under Erection All Risk (EAR) insurance policy. Lot 1 Contractor as the insuring party has lodged the interim claim of about 2.


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: 292.2 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. The Project Upper Trishuli 3B Hydroelectric Project is a cascade scheme of Upper Trishuli 3A Hydroelectric Project (60 MW).2 m Turbine.35 to 16. Both NEA and NDCL have equal equity shareholding in the Company. 5. 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. Two Pre-QualiÀed Bidders were started accordingly. 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). 132kV Single Circuit to Proposed Trishuli 3B Hub 3.88 GWh Wet Months(16 Jestha-15 Mangsir) Energy: 157. The current status of the project is as follows: Feasibility study of Upper Trishuli 3B HEP was completed by NEA in Àscal year 2007/08.71 GWh Transmission line length . The main objective of the Company is to develop the Upper Trishuli 3B Hydroelectric Project (37 MW) located in Nuwakot and Rasuwa District.1 MW Generator. Dia. The installed capacity of the Project is 37 MW and annual energy generation after outage is 292. Vertical Axis & 2 Nos. 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. 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% 2.59 GWh Dry Months(16 Mangsir-15 Jestha) Energy: 134. NEA’S SUBSIDIARY AND ASSOCIATE COMPANIES FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 TRISHULI JAL VIDHYUT COMPANY LIMITED 1. Voltage: 3 km. Type & No: Francis.2~6m Powerhouse type and size: Surface. Capacity & No: 3 phase Synchronous AC.2 to 11. 37. Project Status to commission the Project by March 2022. Turbine Unit Capacity: 19. The company aims submitted their Bids by the stipulated deadline Nepal Electricity Authority 131 .0 m x 28.8(H) m Headrace Tunnel length and size: 3666 m .59 GWh.60 m x 14.

Power Transmission Company Nepal leasing of government land by the Company is Ltd. (PTCN) was incorporated on Bhadra 30. As per MoU 45% of the total cost shall be shared by NEA and 55% by TJVCL. of 16 June 2017. Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA). management with the consortium of Nepalese Banks led & executing job related to transmission of by Nabil Bank and co-led by Jalvidhyut Lagani electricity. Final signing (PTCN).e. 2064 going on. 26%. „ Nepal Portion of line consists of 42. the Head Race Tunnel (HRT) at about HRT’s mid-point is under construction.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. „ The MoU between NEA and TJVCL for the construction of 3km transmission line through Trishuli 3B Hub Project has been in India Tunnel is expected to be completed by August and other in Nepal were incorporated for 2017. Power Grid Corporation of India Limited. 16th September. POWER TRANSMISSION COMPANY NEPAL LIMITED (A Joint Venture company of Nepal Electricity Application of Shotcrete in Test Adit Tunnel Authority. 2007) with the objective „ Company has signed “Indicative Term Sheet” of developing infrastructure.Bhittamod Transmission Line 2017.1 km 132 Nepal Electricity Authority . The Test Adit Two Joint Venture companies . Tatha Bikas Company Ltd. Development Company Limited (IEDCL) have subscribed 50%. residential buildings) at Project site has been completed. The signed Draft PPA has already been Power Transmission Company Nepal Limited approved by both NEA and TJVCL. as part of Ànancial Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL). a subsidiary of Nepal Electricity of the PPA is expected to be concluded within Authority(NEA) was established with the main August 2017. 14% and 10% Shares of „ A 463. Loan agreement will be signed as Company Limited (HIDCL) and IL&FS Energy soon as the PPA is concluded with NEA. Company Limited and IL&FS Energy Development Company Limited) „ Signing on the Draft Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with NEA was done in June Dhalkebar . Process of countries. 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. closure for the debt portion required for the Hydroelectricity Investment & Development Project. implementation of 400 kV double circuit line interconnection between Muzaffarpur in India „ Construction of camp facilities (ofÀce and and Dhalkebar in Nepal.6m long Test Adit Tunnel which intersects PTCN respectively. (i.

Nepal Government & EXIM Bank of India has entered into a Loan agreement on September 14. 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.a Joint Venture of IL&FS Energy Development Company Limited (IEDCL). where EXIM Bank agrees to provide 100 Million US Dollar to Nepal Government. SJVN Limited and NEA . The estimated cost of India portion is NR 3880 Mn (§ INR Dhalkebar .11. this line is expected to Dhalkebar-Mujaffarpur 400 kV double circuit be charged at 220kV by Sep/Oct 2017. 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) . 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. Upon the completion of the 220 kV as Consultant.a Joint Venture Company of NEA.27 (11th March. HIDCL & IEDCL The estimated revised cost of Nepal Portion of the project is NRs 1616 Mn (§ INRs 1010 Mn).2 Million. 2007. Mn (§ INRs 2070 Mn) is tied through Power 2017. for execution of 400 kV Nepal India Cross Border Transmission Line. As per the agreement. POWERGRID. Finance Corporation of India Ltd. 2014). „ 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) . 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. & is being funded in D: E as 70:30. POWERGRID. (PTCN) on 2070. NEA has signed Subsidiary Finance Agreement with Power Transmission Company Nepal Ltd. The 42.1 km long section of substation at Dhalkebar.Bhittamod 400 kV Transmission Tower 2425 Mn) and debt funding of NRs 3313 under contingency arrangement in 19th Feb. NEA shall provide in Nepali currency amount equivalent to US Dollar 13. and initially charged at 132kV voltage level Nepal Electricity Authority 133 .

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

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

2 Meter Bypass Gaushala 25574 177622.5 Meter Bypass Total 104850 663974.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 of meter and stock units.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 .N. 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. The key statistics are given in the following tables: Number Remarks Number of whole Regional of TOD S.5 Meter Bypass Total of the several remarks found in energy meters during Àeld raid: S.5 Meter Bypass Bhairahawa 23668 228812.8 Meter Bypass 3 phase whole current Malangwa 29872 72507.5 Meter Bypass Gaushala 24170 168366.

staff welfare. house maintenance. ADMINISTRATION DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 ADMINISTRATION DIRECTORATE Administration Directorate is responsible The total numbers of aporved position in NEA for human resource management. Human Resources Department. 440 employees This Directorate is lead by Deputy Managing got retirement and this retirement comprises of Director and supported by four departments. retirement 1. property menegement. 76. logistic stand at 11. preparation withheld.15.142 whereas working staff by the support. disciplinary actions. During the year under review.10. workshops and sponsorship was provied to 1 employees (Rs.282 Likewise. employees with amount of 20.29.453/59 Nepal Electricity Authority 137 . cancellation of appointment 1 and force by a Director. public relations end of F/Y 2016/17 remained 8259 Remaining enhancement.68. General 54. 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. purchase. compulsory retirement 278. Legal Department and and 23 employees passed way during service Recruitment Department. seminars. of job description and job speciÀcation based on Staff welfare loan including land/ house job analysis.000/-) Life of educational program intended to human insurance scheme of organization beneÀted 409 resource development. voluntary retirements namely. legal service and recruitment & vacant positions are in the process of recuritmane. HUMAN RESOURCE DEPARTMENT Regarding the Departmental Action Activities. Natural disaster grant training. promotion related activities of the organization.10. resignation 80 Services Department. Each department is led life. 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. This rituals was agreed to 972 empioyees amounting departmant is also responsible for managing Rs. terminations from job 3.

Likewise. procedures in running condition. 1463 people selected as successful 661 got medical facilities amount altogether candidate passing through the different level 1. In the year under for power purchase and contract agreements. safeguarding of related competition under process.2.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 During the period under review 5 employees had performer emmployees. 169 support and security management of corporate on performance evaluation basis. the Department Recruitment Department is basically responsible provided 120 numbers of legal advices to the for recruitment and promotion of the employees. 302 GENERAL SERVICE DEPARTMENT employees of different levels were recommended General Service Department (GSD) is basically for promotion to higher level. NEA Management & other departments. RECRUITMENT DEPARTMENT During the year under review. 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. It provies legal advice to the of events management. 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. documents and provide necessary support to concerned ofÀces for defense against LEGAL DEPARTMENT encroachment and misuse of land property. 133 responsible for vehicle managment. examination coordination and gone against NEA and 78 cases are waiting for selection of competent and deserving canidate. SMS and other channels. 45 verdicts came in favor of NEA. and 277 on the process of free competition examinations at verious level. 542 complaints were settled.42/-. etc of the organization. provied medical assistance for treatment of Hard 501 on the process of result at various level Disease. During the year in review been granted accidental insurance amount and period. vacancy country. Out of Another vital area of its participation is to defend those.12 announcement. The publication Vidyut and public relation and public Department also involves in various negotiations grievance handing functions.56. 101 on internal ofÀce. legal cases of NEA in different courts of the country and abroad for dispute resolution. courts judgment. coordinaton of NEA NEA management where and when necessary. The The Legal Department is responsible for dealing Department is also entrussdted with responsibility with legal matters.88. Of them. regulations. The Department NEA has 31707-11-3-0 Ropani land spread all ovr also provides legal assistance through the the country. Department is also actively Similary. Record keeping. logistic employees were promoted on seniority basis. 138 Nepal Electricity Authority . review 625 grievancesw were lodged through toil free number. 860 are for formulation of rules. Out The major functions of this department are of 57 cases registered in different courts of the syllabus preparation and update. Of which. Similarly NEA has 982 vehiciles in representation to the various committees formed service throughout the country.

NEA experienced reasonably progressive year are structured to support the Ànance wing. Institutional Strengthening Project. budgetary control and treasury improve Ànancial health of NEA. 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. Upward functions of NEA.777. Kaligandaki A. Managing Director (DMD). FINANCE DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 FINANCE DIRECTORATE The Finance Directorate. namely Accounts Department and Corporate Finance Department. 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. GoN endorsed new Ànancial carrying out overall Ànancial and accounting restructuring proposal submitted by NEA.657.35 % excess import Khimti. Two functional departments.777. NEA felt a minimum load shedding as compared to increased power import from India in order to previous year 2015/16. A separate power plant recorded 2.00 performance and Ànancial health. Energy generation from NEA's hydro and report directly to the DMD. improvement in operational 1.04 GWh which was 22. 4. During the year. Finance.17 GWh as compared project ofÀce.68 completed. control and monitoring to achieve operating surplus of NRs. NEA purchased 611. Total import from India constituted 370 MW. NEA succeeded to increase total availability Nepal Electricity Authority 139 . to actual generation of 2. million in FY 2016/17.24 GWh from IPPs. 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).Dhalkebar and Chapali substations were against the previous year's import of 1.133. power supply and Departments are headed by an individual Director Ànancial results after years' long distressing responsible for its functional areas of operation performance. is responsible for During the year. Similarly. This became possible minimize long prevailed load shedding in the by efÀcient demand side management. The Ànance wing is also responsible and Ànancial improvement measures helped NEA for Ànancial planning. accounting losses contributed to enhance revenue and system operation. capacity which contributed higher energy availability to the distribution system. 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. new country. Both in terms of electricity sales.305. headed by a Deputy further evacuation of power to Kathmandu Valley. Key responsibility areas revision of retail tariff and reduction of system include revenue administration. These operational management.39 at corporate level of decision-making process.14 GWh in previous has been placed in operation to implement year 2015/16.175. These infrastructures helped for GWh. During the year long awaited projects 2.

823. 28.457.73 period.02% in the previous income from investment in subsidiaries. consumer volume but contributes 35. lease rent and sale of goods and services.90%.34 consumers’ base. 1. On the other side.93 million as interest the system. Despite the growth in total availability of energy in NEA received NRs. interest. NEA earned NRs.78% to 22.21% as of the units were considered as technical and compared to the corresponding year.087. non-technical losses. Industrial power purchase cost still remained less than the consumer category holds only 1.15 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. 1.82 million. Additionally. power purchase cost.61% to the transmission cost increased to NRs. 967. NEA paid NRs.09 million reform programs and administrative restructuring for the year 2016/17. Major growth in operating activities which brought positive impact on loss expenses was experienced under the head of reduction by 2. dividend. and transmission and distribution expense. 4. 36. previous year sales revenue and individual growth in domestic and industrial consumer category Interest cost on long term borrowing reduced noted 41.094.200 million due to reduction in the total gross revenue.54 million measured only 4.144. However. 7. 2.15 total gross revenue.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 of energy in the distribution system to 6. form of surcharge. Overall growth in sales revenue million. Interest expense for the year calculated 140 Nepal Electricity Authority .073.457.306. of wheeling charge for power import through Cross Boarder Transmission Line.907. Out of by about NRs. 5. The growth in the the consumers and station consumption and rest overall income was maintained at 43. 1.21 resulted into increase in distribution costs from milliion in FY 2015/16.76% respectively. However.229. Similarly. 1.24% due to payment million including community and bulk buyer.85%. Out business activities reached to NRs. system in Kathmandu valley & other cities that 46.084.96% share of entire element since long. During the review period.50 million and 1. The factors behind this NRs. higher operating expenses included generation. generation expense. NEA's own contribution got reduced to income on bank deposits. 45. NEA NEA achieved attractive growth in total revenue increased expenses for strengthening distribution from sale of electricity amounting to NRs.61% respectively. Other growth included an increase in retail tariff. NEA's year. loans and as dividend 36.572.773.98 system losses.88 % from 25.671.43% gross revenue by domestic consumers stands higher than the previous year. NEA's total million from NRs.140.40% and 34. Likewise.257.97 million to 3.85% and 35.48 of the total available energy. Energy supplied by IPPs and import from India total income including income from non-core constituted 28. NEA's billing system million as compared to NRs. growth in at only 41.84 GWh energy as sold to in the previous year 2015/16. During the year. Power Domestic consumers continued to be the largest purchase cost continued to be the largest cost consumer category with 93. royalty energy availability in the system and reduction in and administration that remained NRs.66 million in FY 2016/17 from 31.26 year with a growth of 74.53 million to NRs.824. 917. contribution to the million for power purchase which became 27. 35.42% of entire increase in energy purchased of 34.72 million measured 45% higher as compared to the respectively.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.84% as compared to 42. NEA allowed NRs.35 to NRs. During the year.58 million in the previous consumers increased from 2. 50.76%. NEA initiated substantial efforts to minimize NEA’s total operating expenses increased from leakage by implementing distribution system NRs.

02 million. Net carrying amount of PPE reached 5. The sources of investment included government equity and loan.247.434.60 million in Chilime Hydro Power 3. million towards long term employee liabilities in Accumulated investment in capital works in respect of gratuity. During the year. 489. the previous dues payable by local bodies up to During the year. Likewise. NRs. NEA completed various equipment resulted depreciation cost amounting distribution system reinforcement and rural area to NRs. 600.939.39 million as compared to NRs. NEA invested signiÀcant taken on Kulekhani Disaster Prevention Project. 14. 90.554. 30 million in the Àscal year 2073/74 and also directed NEA Middle Bhotekoshi Co. construction generation projects of CHPL holds GoN instructed the Ministry of Finance to clear direct equity investment ranging from 10% to 18%. of NRs. pension.39 million. million in FY 2016/17 due to Áuctuation of Japanese Yen vis-a-vis Nepali Rupees for the loan During the review period.350. 3.73 million. 2016/17. NRs. Total equity investment in Middle Bhotekoshi. 83.590. 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. Reduction investment is in hydroelectricity projects.59 million against NRs. 3. medical facilities and progress reached to NRs.. Ltd.08 of property.00 to generation.14 million in Sanjen Hydro Power Company Ltd. 3.079. 978. 66. namely in system losses. Kulekhani III (14 increment in retail tariff and continuous supply of MW). community electriÀcations in the various parts of Despite the huge reduction in Ànancial losses the country. 365 and NRs. 2. and adjustment of subsidies for power import loss from India. ventures and others reached NRs. being the promoter of four under signiÀcant increase in sales revenue.250. Total receivables increased by NRs. 493. associates. foreign loan and NEA experienced remarkable improvement grants and NEA's internal cash generation. NEA's accumulated losses still Investment in subsidiaries. However.58 million to recover the electricity bill directly from local in Rasuwagadhi Hydro Power Co. 3. 13.21 million as compared to previous year Company Limited (CHPCL). plant and equipment (PPE) constitute Sanjen and Rasuwagadi reached to NRs.36 electriÀcation projects resulting in additional million in previous Ànancial year. minor increase in to NRs.335 under the category foreign exchange translation gain of NRs. and NRs. Ànancial returns of those assets are corresponding Ànancial year. NEA. 5. transmission and distribution. Ltd.204. assets.19 million in FY 2015/16. in its operating performance as compared to However. a subsidiary company due to the non-recovery of government dues and of NEA. Chameliyagadh (30 MW). NEA invested NRs. Property. The total trade receivables including dues from NEA increased its investment in subsidiaries government ofÀces and local bodies remained and other companies by NRs.23 million at the end of the FY depreciation expenses on property.07 million in the year 2016/17.92 million from NRs.232 million respectively.05 million at the end of the NEA holds 51% of equity investment at a cost Ànancial year. amount of resources in various projects relating NEA estimated provision of NRs. power import in lower rate. project completion schedule. 30. joint appears to be NRs. the largest component of NEA's return generating NRs.64 million for the year beneÀt plan scheme. plant. Net loss for the not being obtained due to considerable delays in year reduced to NRs. During the year. 1. bodies. and equipment.595.879. 22. plant and 2016/17. NEA recorded capitalization of NRs.388. The major 8.73 million with accumulated leave facilities under employees' addition of NRs. Nepal Electricity Authority 141 .651.890. FINANCE DIRECTORATE FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 as NRs. 25.

90 million as equity and NRs.64 million in FY 2016/17. NRs. adjustments of accumulated loss by NRs. 6. Ltd. 310 million in Citizen capital. companies included Upper Arun Hydro Electric. 14. and holds rest of the investments in various of long term borrowing into equity share and subsidiaries and associate companies.57 million as cash dividend from CHPCL projects relating to generation. funded loans and allowing NEA to reverse share 808. NEA received NRs. At the end of the in the FY 2016/17. 16. Debt Service signiÀcant investment in a form of equity and loan Coverage Ratio (DSCR) (1. NEA decided to adopt company model to develop its existing projects and NEA repaid NRs. Ànancing. Uttargunga NEA is required to achieve a number of covenants Power. 996 million in Tanahu Proposal of NEA. Collection Period (ACP) (<3month).625 and NRs.376 million.199 million respectively. 4. Nepal Power Trading.388 million as equity investment Hydro Power Company Limited reached NRs. Additionally. NEA reimbursed for import loss from India. 111. Likewise. reached to NRs. 12.30 million as share capital in necessary accounting adjustments have been Electricity Generation Company Ltd.347.37 in Power Transmission Company Nepal capital into operating income which was previously Ltd. 967 million towards royalties and paid NRs. Average in the succeeding Ànancial years. 14.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 During the year. NEA Electricity Tariff Fixation Commission (ETFC) received NRs. Aandhikhola Power. treasury. 1. Council of ministers via its cabinet decision (cabinet meeting no. During the year. at the end of FY 2016/17. 14. NEA could not achieve required Ànancial At the end of the Ànancial year. Major covenants related to Ànancial performance These newly incorporated companies require are Rate of Return (RoR) (6%). and Pole Production and Transformer Production. the main source of project funding agencies. converting foreign grants into share Ltd. in Cross Border Power Transmission Company 125 billion. NEA Engineering. and deposited NRs. NEA distribution. transmission.484.2 times).. conversion Ltd.805 million as long-term loan allowed NEA to increase electricity tariff by about 142 Nepal Electricity Authority . in NEA.341. 5. 3. Major decisions included Hydro Company Ltd. donor agencies provided holds 41% interest in equity share capital in Upper around NRs.000 million as long-term loans Tamakoshi Hydro Power Co. 1. Modi Jalabidhyut. Tower in respect of borrowing from the donor agencies.21 million from NRs.670 million against long term subsequently registered 12 companies in loan to the GoN. Tamor Power. Raghugunga Hydropower. total investment in Upper Tamakoshi provided NRs.303. Doodhkoshi Jalabidhyut. invested NRs. 11/074) dated 2074/02/09 Similarly. Likewise. 225. 143.11 million increasing authorized share capital to NRs. and and Butwal Power Company Ltd. NEA invested NRs. converting the power import cost payable Investment Trust against the future liabilities to GoN from Tanakpur point into share capital. NEA contributed Company Registrar OfÀce. 117. GoN also FY 2016/17. During the year. reducing interest rate from 8% to 5% for GoN NEA maintained its loan investment of NRs. Accordingly. 35 million in Trishuli has endorsed the New Financial Restructuring Hydro Power Co.71 million as long-term loan. 3. respectively.87 and from GoN internal source to invest in different NRs. and Betan made in the books which affected an increase in Karnali Sanchayakarta Hydropower Company equity capital by NRs. and NRs. Ltd. Newly registered NRs.830 million as interest on long term loan to GoN Tamakoshi Jalabidhyut. In addition to this. total long-term performance to meet loan covenants set by the borrowings from GoN. During the year. incurred towards employees beneÀt.

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

087.907.133.457.879.15 (0.36 7./kWh) 9.050.56 28. NRs.180.73 (1.773.466.69 3.98 1.057.332.) 3.55 Net Property. Plant & Equipment (M.74 Total Operating Expenses (M.60) Self Consumption (GWh) 48.23 88. NRs.32) IPPs (NRs.457.NRs.96) (8.30) Peak Load Interconnected System (GWh) 1.651.180.08) Exported Energy (GWh) 2.59 (0.20 257.95 27.82 5.444.10 (0.90) from India (NRs.68 397.24 1.16) Net System Losses (Percentage) 22.73 5.82 17./kWh)*** 7.385.50 883.99) Long-Term Loans (M.18 1.890. **On internal sales ***On total purchase 144 Nepal Electricity Authority .36 213.00 2.56) (166.25 NEA Hydro Generation (GWh) 2.43 Royalty (M.54 15.91 (0.08 0.36 97.61 11.200.) 7.084.23 2.166.484.786.57 5.35 1. NRs.00 200.521.718.85 8.28 0.55) (6.715.63) Foreign exchange translation losses/(Gain) (493.00 Income from other Services (M.554.) 90.30 58.56 26.) (978.823.671.57 74.46) (14.013.36 22.) 1.25 (1.204.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.218.073.39 (1.) 3.969.250.48 (1.06) (2.NRs.48 35.21 14.72 1.27 (88.39 6. NRs.08) 746.) 1.09 36.84 3.34 22.) 46.572.14 172.55 Transmission Expenses (M.37 9.) 1.05) Provision for Employee bene¿ts 2.824.303.53 3.06 Thermal Generation (GWh) 0.24 Total Available Electric Energy (GWh) 6.12 12.88) (11.17) Note: *Provisional ¿gures.17 2.58 88.66 31.236 9./kWh) Average Power Purchase Rate (NRs.85 Cost of Service (NRs.03 8.59 3.58 812. NRs.90 Number of Consumers 3.64 6.144.671.306.82 3.39 5.90 25.39) (5.812 2.49 25.Nepal (Internal) 1.23 Depreciation Expenses (M.00 52.33 835.37 (559.14 1.92) (8.93 43.32) Interest on Long-Term Loans (M.777.229.82 Power Purchase (M.34) (23.15 1.44 Internal Sold/Utilised (GWh) 4.320.14 7. NRs.00 7. /kWh) 10.85 36. NRs.257.24 611.776.19 49.14 Purchased Energy (GWh) ./kWh) Average Power Purchase Rate 7.) 1.04 1.09 1.35 .24 Distribution Expenses (M.155.484.44 45.124.53 9.78 (2.777.657.20 7.02 28. NRs.175.28 Operating Surplus (M.73 1.576 288.911.257.) 4.13 84.249.) 45.19) 7.00 9.14 1. NRs.India 2.239.) 28.82 1.683.47 Annual Average Consumer's Consumption 1.71 Total Sales of Electricity (GWh) 4.59 23.058.21 111.333.97 1. NRs.50 Administration Expenses (M.71 Total Revenue (M.80 4.47 31.57 (0. NRs.) 4.09) (1.252.13 490.094. NRs.98) 5.07 (kWh)** Average Price of Electricity (NRs. NRs.) 117. NRs.305.) 967.39 Average Power Purchase Rate from 7.21 Operating Expenses: - Generation Expenses (M.76 Net Income/(Loss) (M.

55 Nepal Electricity Authority Total Liabilities 192.14 2.09 117.800.12 1.807.20 791.08 82.00 (21.13 Trade and other Receivables 14.00 250.46 35.05 17.544.177.550.36) (14.45 19.621.924.59 Note:.69 25.230.350.198.288.376.20 693.608.46 126.90 31.497.97) 0.45 13.186.87 75.412.09 69.99 3.66 53.693.03 6.238.76 1.422.052.725.38 Total Current Liabilities 73.83) (8.83 2.290.13 100.089.73 66.65 52.59 Equity and Liabilities Capital and Reserves Share Capital 74.848.683.39 46.01 Total Non-Current Liabilities 118.39) (34.030.871.78 2.48 21.60 10.57 4.034.93 39.524.73 5.981.00 3.631.576.596.51 Current Assets :- Inventories 3.729.631.44 3.677.30 1.42 111.86 49.19 6.71 Investments 25.169.17 29.55 123.983.930.94 51.08 Total Assets 238.545.65 2.26 6.325.71 84.30 33.72 Total Current Assets 38.759.44 25.960.67 47.20 693.96 99.684.180.64 138.121.17 Provisions 23.591.372.09 117.689.20 120.90 37.016.60 6.07 21.55 1.909.25 32.91 12.159.407.89 68.52 14.755.45 51.259.58) (13.015.28 Capital Work in Progress 83.13 14.691.45 22.03 1.951.24 149.697.40 63.50 27.45 29.500.908.042.501.464. .61) Total Equity 45.751.788.33 210.03 17.45 17.742.691.72 83.253.651.993.56 5.359.22 29.523.260.699.56 36.460. in million) Particulars 2017* 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 Assets Non Current Assets Property.238.86 54.37 189.20 693.74 4.062.859.80 3.832.843.008.95 32.367.75 163.534.280.02 5.359.07 44.052.706.052.82 4.67 75.543.52 26.03 11.238.87 1.57 103.60 2.82 21. 700.244.384.728.275.19 Non-Current Liabilities Borrowings 117.021.854.70 Accumulated Pro¿ts (Loss) (30.84 9.976.231.15 23.74 2.037.80 137.481.873.17 165.855.261.985.16) (9. Plant & Equipment 90.415.602.804.65 1.05 58.70 3.36 19.309.71 21.439.09 58.78 2.20 693.265.204.996.946.47 13.24 162.561.47 7.550.300.233.24 2.609. Nepal Electricity Authority Statement of Financial Position as at July 15.20 693.09 27.47) (25.495.17 6.721.043.17 4.20 62.74 3.65 79.68 39.40 Total Equity and Liabilities 238.33 18.585.714.20 693.42) (20.41 1.951.00 27.57 4.81 184.20 693.22 33.64 98.022.324.85 58.361.28 83.527.445.63 81.609.73 98.062.909.766.689.09 86.98 11.544.466.61 7.47 83.998.089.319.24 2.724.45 21.00 1.984.40 72.45 9.512.502.780.00 790.98 2.58 1.20 693.33 210.521.407.955.694.162.45 45.60 16.97 Reserves and Accumulated Pro¿ts Reserve 2.80 3.721.032.*Provisional ¿gures 145 FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 .85 Current Liabilities Borrowings .41 3.99 2.75 37.84 Deferred Tax 693.659.680.53 1.512.484.56 44.037.927.105.951.098.494.402.988.283.825.717.22 24.200. Loans & Advances and Deposits 4.434.48 2.00 1.13 100.11 87.368.52 Total Non-Current Assets 199.178.36 55.85 98.303.52 26.085.81 38.34 11.523.866.82 108.05 84.637.337.80 137.14 27.47 85.019.510.238.388. 2017 (NRs.02 3.159.93 2.501.05 11.10 89.875.137.330.15 Prepaid.664.46 28.85 1.919.07 3.82 176.67 58.520.00 FINANCE DIRECTORATE Sundry Creditors and Other Payables 50.33 112.08 Cash and Cash Equivalents 15.84 97.17 165.21 111.773.90 65.951.23 88.62 25.46 126. .65 113.082.28 3.644.049.24 149.939.040.905.058.00 1.782.780.936.50 52.800.641.364.647.91 130.033.922.097.34 143.13 2.37 189.431.77 33.

46 11.73 4.01 2.60 854.10 Provisions & write offs .41) (9.98 1.210.695.01 Administrative Expenses 1. Nepal Electricity Authority 146 Income Statement for the year ended July 15.12 839.902.869.00 2.361.39 5.946.041.69 683.33 3.45 416.93 15.180.08) 746.76) (6.895. in million) A YEAR IN REVIEW Particulars 2017* 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 Sales 46.879.354.689.554. .49 3.51 4.572. 4.65 3.54 7.27 1.57 85.188.00 2.685.575.050.48 (523.80 4.405.36) (3.85 Gross pro¿t 12.96 337.35 5.82 17.02 1.457. Other Income 4.00 1.38 345.17 Loss ( Gain) on Foreign Exchange (493.885.492.541.691.234.079.98 Interest Expenses 3.01 1.51 1.55 892.156.41 Note:.80 3.870.601.36 3.73 328.907.18 3.42 1.21 2.39 Cost of Sales : Generation 1.16 274.68 1. .79) (323.60 14.01 28.71 979.808.00 Net Pro¿t/(Loss) before Tax (978.050.*Provisional ¿gures .306.74 9.77 796.087.004.88) (6.97 3.04 FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Royalty 967.129.868.168.20 1.59 3.031.15 1.00 3.50 973.670.37 Depreciation 3.82 5.823.746.947.67 813.72 1.824.57 7.239.53 13.67 890.66 5.382.09 2.246.19 17.470.218.651.68) (112.18 Transmission 1.77 28.961.671.68 3.58 579.604.17) (52.96 484.33 2.50 883.28 7.74 421.94 1.82 3.542.890.69 929.22) (6.37 1.49 941.48 4.354.147.948.66 Distribution Expenses 7.13 1.510.74 789.90 1.62 3.68) (168.575.089.76 849.77) (652.19 1.205.333.886.15 3.15 4.988.21 4.332.97 8.471.327.34 22.14) 896.64 17.51) Provision under Employees' Bene¿ts Plan 2.19) (5.39 19.21 30.249.56 1.56 5.405.594.58 1.62 5.27 1.106.36) (959.76 Nepal Electricity Authority Power Purchase 28.69 2.493.02 3.668.65 2.341.66 31.92) (8.175.11 2.296.46 888.26 4.62 20.629.92 2. (549.52 651.041.38 866.339.31 1.890. 2017 (NRs. .70 25.524. .437.82) (5.383.322.54 8.67 934.63 519.457.02 1.84) (2.

and became necessary to achieve necessary for the purpose of comparison. SIGNIFICANT ACCOUNTING POLICIES cash basis. net realisable value merger of the Department of Electricity of Ministry of inventory. These standards estimates are disclosed in individual sections and practices are substantially in line with wherever they have been applied. The balances of monetary assets and reported balance of assets and liabilities. Management has applied estimation while Accounting Principles and practices following presenting Ànancial statements. for practical reasons. 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. d. The merger was receivable balances etc. transmission and distribution of adequate. 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. Management 1. 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 1.1 Basis of preparation of Financial Statements believes that the impact of recognising those revenues on cash basis will not be materially a. The translation is taken to proÀt and loss. Such speciÀc historical cost conventions. 2074) CONSTITUTION AND OWNERSHIP these estimates.2 Foreign Currency Transactions b. The resulting gain or loss due to the relating to the contingent liabilities. operating such facilities in Nepal's e. liabilities in foreign currencies are translated at revenues and expenses and disclosures closing rate. constructing. 2042 (16 August. The Ànancial statements are prepared. 1. The Àgures for the previous year are organizations with overlapping and duplication rearranged and reclassiÀed wherever of works. on accrual basis. reliable and affordable electric power by planning.2. the principles set out in IFRS. Examples of on Bhadra 1. The Ànancial statements have been prepared different from the current practice. efÀciency and reliable service. effect of any change in accounting policy. 1984. through the employee beneÀts.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. Appropriate disclosures are made for the The principal objectives of NEA include generation. generally. power system both interconnected and isolated. Nepal Electricity Corporation term investments and non-recoverability of and related Development Boards. 2017 (Ashad 31. in accordance with Nepal Accounting Standards (NAS) and Generally Accepted f. diminution in value of long- of Water Resources. 1985) under the such estimates include provision for Nepal Electricity Authority Act. necessitated to remedy the inherent weaknesses associated with these fragmented electricity c. some income and expenses are accounted on a 1.

3 Property. 1. which is the Nepalese Rupees the value yet to be received.7 Inventories „ Inventories include goods in hand being held 1. if any. 1. Write-downs are made for impairment. less estimated costs. 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. 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. plant and equipment are as follows: „ Net realizable value is the sale price as 1. plant and equipment are stated at cost 1. property. 20% (o) Of¿ce Equipment 15% (p) Miscellaneous properties 50% (q) Additions during the year 50% of applicable rates 148 Nepal Electricity Authority . tools and instruments. necessary to make the sale. in short). upon commissioning or identiÀed as being ready to use. on straight-line method. The rates of depreciation applied on method. furniture and ¿xtures. in plant and equipment include cost of acquisition the value of such investments. accumulated depreciation. sale or as spares. It also includes in which the Authority operates (the functional the balances with contractors and suppliers for currency).6 Investments in Shares of acquisition and/or cost of construction less All investments in shares are carried at cost. All expenditures in developing property. construction/erection of qualifying asset. „ Inventories are valued at lower of cost or net based on the estimated useful lives of those realisable value. Depreciation is provided on Property. 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. and equipment not yet completed or not ready to adjustments are made for those inventories use are categorised as CWIP. The value of Capital identiÀed by management as obsolete or works-in-progress includes stock of equipment otherwise. Further. Plant and Equipment 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.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 currency of the primary economic environment the construction or development.5 Capital Work in Progress (CWIP) estimated by the management in the ordinary course of business.4 Depreciation for use. Plant and Equipment. These are capitalised (indicated as Rs. using the weighted average assets. The cost of property. plants if any. However.5% (f) Transmission lines (66 KV. costs directly attributable to the acquisition. except land.

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

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

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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ELECTRICITY TARIFF FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 b) Other Water Supply 220. Medium Voltage (11 KV) 1.90 Under Non-Domestic: Embassy.00 12.30 5.70 8.50 5. Entertainment Business 350.00) (23.50 7. Transportation a) Trolley Bus 230.00 14.00 10. Foreign Mission. Irrigation 55. Water Supply a) Community Water Supply 220. Industrial 250.25 8. Irrigation 55.00 10.00 12.00 12.00 ) (5.00 9. per KVA/ (17.55 2.90 11.00 11.75 4. Industrial 250.00 7.60 b) Other Transportation 255.35 3. High Voltage (66 KV or above) 1.00 9.00-23.00 7. 75 5. 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.30 3.30 4.50 4.10 3.00 9. Street Light 80.00 5. Transportation a) Trolley Bus 230.00-17.00) month A.60 b) Other Transportation 255.00 13.40 6. Non-Commercial 240.40 2.30 3. Temple 220. Temporary Supply 330.00 4.40 8.00 3.50 6.00 9.10 b) Other Water Supply 220.00 12.15 12.15 4.00 13. Industrial 240.15 4. Non-Domestic 350.00 10.45 4.75 Nepal Electricity Authority 159 .40 6.20 C.80 3. Shopping Mall etc.00 7. Commercial 315.15 9. Star Hotel.65 4.90 10. INGO.30 6.75 10.00 8.25 4.20 8.50 7.00 13.20 5. Fun Park.50 B.00 9.00 8.90 b) Other Water Supply 220.60 6.60 11. Private Campus. Medium Voltage (33 KV) 1.00 10.15 7.00-5.00 6.00 7. Commercial 315. Temple 220.00 6.25 8. Street Light 80.00 12.00 8.10 9.80 3.50 b) Other Transportation 255. 3.40 3.20 5.40 3. Water Supply a) Community Water Supply 220.60 5.80 6.20 7. Non-commercial 240. Under Entertainment: Cinema Hall.40 6.90 8.40 8.50 4. Transportation a) Trolley Bus 230.40 7. Theater etc.80 7.40 8.70 5.20 5. Temporary Supply 330.70 5.00 6.50 5.

00 7.80 3./unit) a) Medium Voltage (11KV/33KV) Upto (N* x 30) units 4.00 10. then KVA=kW/0.00 6.25 Above (N* x 30) units 6.55 2. f) If New Additional Consumers applying for 11 KV supply are to be supplied at 33 KV. Commercial 315.00 11.50 B.00 9. Medium Voltage (11 KV) 1.65 8.25 Above (N* x 30) units 6.00 7.00 10.00 8.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.35 8. e) Consumers supplied at High Voltage (66 KV or above) and Medium Voltage (33 KV and 11 KV) should compulsorily install ToD Meter.50 8. Street Light 80.40 6.40 2. Transportation a) Trolley Bus 230.20 C.00 13. Street Light 80.75 5. Governmental Hospital and Health Centers (except Residential Complex or part thereof) under the Government of Nepal pay the bill within 21 days.8.90 b) Other Water Supply 220. Industrial 250.50 6. Otherwise their KVA demand shall be calculated as KVA=kW/07.00 9.30 10.20 12. Water Supply a) Community Water Supply 220.25 4. Commercial 315. Irrigation 55.10 b) Other Water Supply 220. Non-Commercial 240.00 12. d) If the Crematory House. High Voltage (66 KV or above) 1.50 12.00 10. Temporary Supply 330.80 4. Temple 220. Medium Voltage refers to 11 KV and 33 KV and High Voltage refers to 66 KV or above.20 8.30 4. Consumers having kW demand meter shall mandatorily install capacitors within the given time. per KVA/ month (17.00 9.00) A.00 8.60 11. Transportation a) Trolley Bus 230.00 10.00 6. Industrial 250. if the bill is paid within 21 days of billing date.00) (23.00-23. they will be charged as per 11 KV Tariff Structure. Non-commercial 240. Medium Voltage (33 KV) 1.50 7.40 8. c) 10% rebated in total bill amount will be given to the Government of Nepal approved Industrial Districts.00 7. b) If Demand Meter of any consumer reads kilowatts (kW). 160 Nepal Electricity Authority .50 b) Other Transportation 255.10 9.45 6.30 5.40 4.20 8.70 5.00-5.40 4.60 b) Other Transportation 255. Irrigation 55.00 4.50 8.40 11.00 7. 20 percent rebate will be given in total bill amount. Community Wholesale Consumer: Voltage Level Energy Charge (Rs. Industrial 240.40 7.00 13.75 4.00 b) Lower Voltage Level (230/400 Volt) Upto (N* x 30) units 4.15 5.00 5.25 N*= Total Number of Consumers of a Community Group Notes: a) Low Voltage refers to Electricity Supply of 230/400 V.10 3.00 14. Water Supply a) Community Water Supply 220.30 9.30 7.00 12.

000 8.052 11 Modi Khola 14.000 7.800 Total Hydro(Nepal) 918. Chame** 45 Note 10.200 2. Under Construction Projects Capacity(kW) 16 Tatopani 2.600 23 Phidim** 240 8 Sanjen 42. kalokot 500 23.024 3 Chameliya HEP 30.000 25 Doti*** 200 10 Madhya Bhotekoshi 102. Achham 400 21.000 Total Major Hydro (NEA)-Grid Connected 473. Dhanding*** 32 7 Tamakoshi V HEP 95.492 13 Panauti 2. Planned & Proposed Projects Capacity (kW) 1 Upper Arun HEP 335.000 27 Terhathum** 100 Total 1.536 9 Kulekhani II 32.000 17 Chatara 3. Okhaldhunga 125 19. Darchula** 300 Total 2.000 22 Khandbari** 250 7 Upper Sanjen 14. Manag** 80 *** Not in Normal Operation 12.000 6.000 2 Hetauda Diesel 14.000 Solar Power Plants 4 Trishuli 24. Jumla** 200 6 Uttar Ganga Storage HEP 828.000 18 Tinau 1.000 26 Ramechahap 150 11 Upper Trishuli 3B 37.982 Sub Total 459. Bajhang** 200 17.100 Total Small Hydro(NEA)-Isolated 4.244 Total 473.410 3 Marsyangdi 69.400 Total installed Capacity (NEA & IPP)-Grid 967.000 1 Simikot 50 5 Sunkoshi 10.No Thermal Power Plants Capacity(KW) S.200 Total Hydro(IPP) 441. Jhupra(Surkhet)*** 345 4 DudhKoshi Storage HEP 300.000 15 Seti(Pokhara) 1.394 8 Devighat 14. Rupalgad(Dadeldhura) 100 20.047.000 19 Pharping*** 500 4 Kulekhani III HEP 14.200 9.856 14 Fewa 1. Taplejung** 125 ** Leased to Private Sector 11. Dolpa 200 22.536 Nepal Electricity Authority 161 .000 20 Jomsom** 240 5 Upper Trishuli 3A HEP 60. Heldung(Humla) 500 Total 4.000 Total Hydro(NEA) 477.000 21 Baglung*** 200 6 Rahughat HEP 40. Bhojpur** 250 15.No Power Plants Capacity(kW) 1 Duhabi Multifuel 39.930 10 Puwa Khola 6.N.050 2 Gamgadhi 50 6 Gandak 15.410 Small Hydropower Plants Total Solar (NEA) 100 12 Sundarijal 640 Total Installed Capacity 972.000 1.000 Total 100 7 Kulekhani I 60.200 2 Tanahu Hydropower Project 140.000 Total 53.500 24 Surnaiyagad 200 9 Rasuwagadi 111. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Electricity Generation Power Plants and Projects Major Hydropower Stations S.000 3. Gorkhe(Illam)*** 64 5 Tamor Storage HEP 762.000 Small Hudropower Plants(Isolated) 2 Upper Modi A HEP 42.100 28 Gamgad 400 Sub Total 14.000 5.500 S.N. Dhankuta*** 240 3 Upper Modi HEP 18.150 Total Thermal(NEA) 53. Helambu 50 9 Andhikhola Storage HEP 180.000 4. Bajura** 200 16.770.000 1 Upper Tamakoshi Hydropower Project 456.000 1 Kaligandaki A 144.394 S. Arughat(Gorkha) 150 18. Chaurjhari(Rukum)** 150 13. Syangja*** 80 8 Chainpur Seti HEP 210. Syaprudaha(Rukum)** 200 14.410 2 Middle Marsyangdi 70.

76 162 Nepal Electricity Authority .A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Existing High Voltage Transmission Lines & Substations Type Length Conductor Conductor S.0 Type Length Conductor Conductor S.Dhalkebar 220 kV 1st Ckt.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 1 Anarmani-Duhabi Single 75.56 WOLF 150 4 Devighat P/S-Chapali Double 1 Dhalkebar-Muzzaffarpur Cross Border Line Double 78 MOOSE 500 2 Khimti.N 400/220 kV Transmission Line of Ckts Circuit km Type Size (Sq. Marsyangdi Double 80 CARDINAL 420 27 Damak-Godak Single 35 BEAR 250 28 Kusum-Hapure Single 20.3 BEAR 250 29 Bhulbhule.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. Transmission Line Single 75 BISON 350 Total 153.0 Type Length Conductor Conductor S.9 XLPE Cable 250 & 500 13 New Patan-New Baneswor Single 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 XLPE Cable 400 12 Suichatar-K3 Single 6.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 2.819.8 120 14 Bhaktapur-Banepa-Panchkhal-Sunkoshi P/S Single 48 120 15 Indrawati.N 66 kV Transmission Line of Ckts Circuit km Type Size (Sq.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 -M.Panchkhal Single 28 95 Total 493.1 BEAR 250 10 Suichatar-New Patan Double 13 WOLF 150 11 Teku-K3 (underground) Singlecore 2.

N.0 Total 621.0 22 Pokhara 60.0 Total 1.0 12 Lainchour 45.0 15 Kusum 12.N.0 16 Kamane 30.5 UNDER CONSTRUCTION S/S PLANNED & PROPOSED S/S S.4 11 Hetauda 90.0 8 Bardghat 30. Substation Capacity (MVA) Voltage Level No.5 28 Suichatar 113. Substation Capacity (MVA) S.0 6 Patan 54.5 3 Simra 30.0 10 Bharatpur 67. 132 kV Transmission Line Conductor Type Ckts Circuit km (Sq.Biratnagar Double 46 BEAR 250 18 Kusma-Lower Modi Single 6.5 12 Parwanipur 193.0 2 Attariya 60.0 7 Butwal 189.0 25 Lamosagu 30.2 BEAR 250 Total 1.0 8 Baneshwor 36.0 11 Panchkhal 10. Substation Capacity (MVA) S.5 7 Balaju 45.0 5 Lamahi 60.0 24 Damauli 60.0 3 Lamki 22.0 29 Matatirtha 22.0 18 Dhalkebar 93.5 9 Indrawati 7.2 Nepal Electricity Authority 163 .N.5 30 Hapure 30.0 36 Kabeli 30.108.0 23 Lekhnath 22.0 2 Amlekhgunj 7. 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.0 14 Pathlaiya 22.5 6 Shivapur 1 Thankot-Chapagaon Double 57 BEAR 250 4 Dumre.0 13 New-Chabel 67.0 34 Godak 30. Substation Capacity (MVA) 1 Mahendranagar 17.N. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Existing/Underconstruction Grid Substations 132 kV SUBSTATIONS (CAPACITY IN MVA) S.0 20 Duhabi 126.5 21 Anarmani 60.N.0 4 K-3 45.996 66KV SUBSTATIONS (CAPACITY IN MVA) S.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.5 33 Damak 30.5 19 Lahan 63.0 14 Chapali 99.0 27 Balaju 45.0 26 Bhaktapur 94.0 31 Chapali 30.N.0 17 Syangja 30. Substation Capacity (MVA) 1 Birgung 85.0 35 Phidim 16.0 10 Banepa 45.5 32 Mirchaiya 30.5 9 Kawasoti 30.0 4 Kohalpur 60.0 13 Chandranigahapur 60.0 5 Teku 45.

00 164 Nepal Electricity Authority 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. 220 kV Transmission Line Conductor Type Ckts Circuit km (Sq.N.8 MOOSE 500 7 Marsyangdi Corridor Double 230 MOOSE 500 8 Chilime-Trishuli Double 80 BISON 350 Total 1. 132 kV Transmission Line Conductor Type Ckts Circuit km (Sq.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 Type of Length Conductor Size S.N. 400 kV Transmission Line Conductor Type Ckts Circuit km (Sq.357 Type of Length Conductor Size S.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 1 Dhalkebar-Loharpatti Double 40 BEAR 250 2 Dadakhet.0 Type of Length Conductor Size S.Jharlyang-Malekhu 220 kV Double 160 MOOSE 500 6 Lekhnath-Damauli 220 kV Double 80 MOOSE 500 Total 1 Rupalgadh-Paschim 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.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 3B. 400/220 kV Transmission Line Conductor Type Ckts Circuit km (Sq.

10. Ltd.30 27 United Modi Hydropwer Pvt.04 Development Co.29 2064.01. Siuri Khola Lamjung 4950 2064.02.09 2071.07.10.08 2066.III Sindhupalchowk 7500 2054. Lower Piluwa Small Sankhuwasabha 990 2064.) Ltd.Ltd.14 37 Prime Hydropower Co. Chaku Khola Sindhupalchok 3000 2056. Jhimruk Khola Pyuthan 12000 2058. Rairang Hydro Power 9 Rairang Khola Dhading 500 2059.07.) Ltd. Middle Chaku Sindhupalchowk 1800 2066.04 2071.07. Ankhu Khola . 24 Baneswor Hydropower Pvt.07 2066.05.31 2064.15 32 Bhairabkunda Hydropower Pvt. Co.08 2065.03.) Ltd.12.01 Hydropower Systems Pvt.06.10. Charanawati Khola Dolakha 3520 2067.02 2071.10.01 36 Sanima Mai Hydropower Limited Mai Khola Ilam 22000 2067.10.20 2069.30 2069. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 NEPAL ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY IPPs' Hydro Power Projects (Operation) as of FY 2073/74 S.08.08 Himal Dolkha Hydropower 23 Mai Khola Ilam 4500 2063. Indrawati . Bhotekoshi Khola Sindhupalchowk 45000 2053.04.04 2063.12.12.28 2061. Bhagawati Hydropower 28 Bijayapur-1 Kaski 4410 2066.04.11.24 35 Bojini Company Private Limited Jiri Khola Small Dolkha 2200 2065. Ltd.19 2067. Andhi Khola Syangza 9400 2058.08 2071.05 31 Laughing Buddha Power Nepal (P. Sunkoshi Small Sindhupalchok 2500 2058.03.15 13 Unique Hydel Co. Lower Modi 1 Parbat 10000 2065.11.Ltd.27 19 Task Hydropower Company (P.) Ltd.08.) Ltd.13 2070.15 2069.23 2071.10 Arun Valley Hydropower 8 Piluwa Khola Small Sankhuwasabha 3000 2056.12. Pvt.04.03 2062.02.24 2064. Chilime Rasuwa 22100 2054.22 And Services (P.11 3 Chilime Hydro Power Company Ltd.19 Power Company (P. Pati Khola Small Parbat 996 2062.01.03 2058.01 2057.21 5 Butwal Power Company Ltd.11 2060.01 Barun Hydropower 25 Hewa Khola Sankhuwasabha 4455 2061. (P.08 4 National Hydro Power Company Ltd.12.22 2070. 39 Aadishakti Power Dev. (P.) Ltd.06 2057.04.04. Ltd.27 2061.07.10.29 2071.23 2064.08.24 34 Laughing Buddha Power Nepal Pvt.01 12 Khudi Hydropower Ltd. Ltd. Bhairab Kunda Sindhupalchowk 3000 2065.13 15 Gautam Buddha Hydropower (Pvt.30 Mailung Khola Hydro 38 Mailung Khola Rasuwa 5000 2058.03.) Ltd.01 Kathmandu Small 16 Sali Nadi Kathmandu 250 2062.12.12.17 2069.10.11 11 Alliance Power Nepal Pvt.07.14 Ridi Hydropower 20 Ridi Khola Gulmi 2400 2063.) Ltd. Pvt.05 Hydropower Dev. Seti-II Kaski 979 2063.20 2069.03. Khimti Khola Dolkha 60000 2052.) Ltd.03 2069.14 Company Ltd.10.03 30 Ankhu Khola Jal Bidhyut Co. Pvt. 18 Uni¿ed Hydropower (P. Ltd.07. Thoppal Khola Dhading 1650 2059.1 Dhading 8400 2066.02 2068. Ltd.10.21 2068.10. Pvt. Ltd.28 2065.07. Centre for Power Dev.04.04. Developer Projects Location Capacity (kW) PPA Date COD 1 Himal Power Ltd.) Ltd. Company (P. Pvt.) Ltd.08.01.22 7 Syange Electricity Company Limited Syange Khola Lamjung 183 2058.01 Development Co.10.04. Belkhu Dhading 518 2064. Baramchi Khola Sindhupalchowk 4200 2058. (P.06.14 2063.06.01 Development Company (P.) Ltd.05. Sipring Khola Dolkha 9658 2065.27 2 Bhotekoshi Power Company Ltd.11. Khoranga Khola 17 Pheme Khola Panchtar 995 2057.22 33 Nepal Hydro Developer Pvt. Tadi Khola (Thaprek) Nuwakot 5000 2061. 21 Upper Hadi Khola Sindhupalchowk 991 2064. (P.) Ltd.29 1994 6 Butwal Power Company Ltd.10.11. (P) Ltd. Ltd.01 Development Company Limited Nepal Electricity Authority 165 .07.15 2059. Ltd.03.11. Lower Chaku Khola Sindhupalchowk 1800 2063. 22 Gandaki Hydro Power Co.11. 29 Synergy Power Development (P.02 2070.09.27 14 Thoppal Khola Hydro Power Co.10 Development Co.23 2071.02.08. Ltd. Sisne Khola Small Palpa 750 2061. 26 Nyadi Group (P.08.11.10. 10 Sanima Hydropower (Pvt.17 Development Co.09 2060.14 Joshi Hydropower 40 Upper Puwa -1 Illam 3000 2066.03.10. Mardi Khola Kaski 4800 2060.04.04.05.N.05.) Ltd.03.03.07 2066.) Ltd. Khudi Khola Lamjung 4000 2058.09.06.

45 Chhyangdi Hydropower Limited Chhandi Lamjung 2000 2068.32 2072.04.30 2073. Upper Hugdi Khola Gulmi 5000 2066.12 Electro-com and 51 Jhyadi Khola Sindhupalchowk 2000 2067.12.05 2073.03 Small Hydropower (P). Sinohydro-Sagarmatha 53 Upper Marsyangdi "A" Lamjung 50000 2067. Hewa Khola A Panchthar 14900 2068. Ltd.02 Pashupati Environmental 44 Chhote Khola Gorkha 993 2067. Ltd.052.04.40 166 Nepal Electricity Authority .04.23 2072.09 2071. Ltd.1.09 Eng.01. (Previously 49 Mai Valley Upper Mai Khola Ilam 9980 2061. Ltd.05 2073.19 2073.03 57 Madi Power Pvt.06. Pvt. 54 Daraudi Kalika Hydro Pvt. 2073. Jogmai Ilam 7600 2069.20 Company Pvt.13 Khani Khola Hydropower 55 Khani Khola Lalitpur 2000 2069.13 Kutheli Bukhari 46 Suspa Bukhari Dolakha 998 2069.09 Company Pvt.08.07.09.Ltd Kathmandu Upatyaka 47 Solar Lalitpur 680. Ltd.12.30 2073. Pvt.10.04 2071.05.07.19 2073. Ltd.08. Power Co.18 2071.12.19 2073. Naugadh gad Khola Darchula 8500 2067.11.31 43 Api Power Company Pvt. Daraudi Khola A Gorkha 6000 2068.03.31 Research Centre Pvt.05.12 2069. Khani Khola Hydropower 52 Tungun-Thosne Lalitpur 4360 2069. Ltd.15 Khanepani bewasthapan Board 48 Sanima Mai Hydropower Ltd.25 58 Panchthar Power Company Pvt.21 2073.30 2074. Ltd.05.08.23 TOTAL 441.12 2072.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 41 Ruru Hydropower Project (P) Ltd. Radhi Khola Lamjung 4400 2066. 42 Radhi Bidyut Company Ltd.29 Panchakanya Mai Hydropower Ltd.4 2069.09 and prior to that East Nepal) 50 Sayapatri Hydropower Private Limited Daram Khola A Baglung 2500 2068.07 2074.22 59 Sanvi Energy pvt.10. Ltd.05. Miya Khola Khotang 996 2069. Upper Madi Kaski 25000 2066. Ltd.19 2072.10 2073.01. Mai Cascade Ilam 7000 2069.03.09.17 Power Company (P) Ltd. 56 Sapsu Kalika Hydropower Co.12. Ltd Dwari Khola Dailekha 3750 2069.18 60 Bhugol Energy Dev Compay (P).05.

Ltd.Ltd Upper Belkhu Dhading 750 2068.28 2076. Tinau Khola Small Palpa 1665 2074.10.12. Upper Tadi Nuwakot 11000 2068.12.14 24 Sanjen Hydropower Company Limited Sanjen Rasuwa 42500 2068. Ltd.06.4. Badi Gad Baglung 6600 2068.03.) Ltd.07 26 Dronanchal Hydropower Co. Upper Khimti Ramechhap 12000 2067. Ltd. 2 Upper Tamakoshi Hydropower Ltd.10.30 2071.25 2070.10.08. Ltd.10. Khani khola-1 Dolakha 40000 25MW) 2076. Middle Bhotekoshi Sindhupalchowk 102000 2068. Upper Chaku A Sindhupalchowk 22200 2067.10.09.29 18 Robust Energy Ltd.01 2074.10. Ltd.04.N.15 (for 675kw) 5 Garjang Upatyaka Hydropower (P. Thapa Khola Myagdi 11200 2067. Upper Tamakoshi Dolkha 456000 2067.01 7 Sikles Hydropower Pvt.02.09.16 10 Hira Ratna Hydropower P.04.11 2071.11.21 2069.06 2065.06. Kabeli B-1 25000 2069.11.14 19 Manang Trade Link Pvt.03 2074.05.01 2076.25 2072.08. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 NEPAL ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY IPPs' Hydropower Projects (Under Construction) as of FY 2073/74 (Financial Closure concluded projects) Installed S.12. Upper Mailung A Rasuwa 6420 2067.3.2 Units 2063.01.10.31 20 Sanjen Hydropower Co.10.01 21 Middle Bhotekoshi Jalbidhyut Company Ltd.17 (for 2067.14 33 Sasha Engingeering Hydropower (P).09.21 (for 15MW) 15 Himalaya Urja Bikas Co.05. Phawa Khola Taplejung 4950 2067.30 2073.4 Units.11 2073.02.01 12 Teleye Samyak Hydropower Company Pvt. Madkyu Khola Kaski 13000 2066. Ltd.03.09.1 (for 990kw) 4 Nama Buddha Hydropower Pvt.11.29 2074.01.Pvt.Pvt.04. Ltd.19 2075. Pvt.01 25 Gelun Hydropower Co.20 2074.16 28 Dibyaswari Hydropower Limited Sabha Khola Sankhuwasabha 4000 2068.12 2069. Mistri Khola Myagdi 42000 2067.28 2075. Developers Projects Location Capacity PPA Date RCOD (kW) 2069.30 (for 1 Eastern Hydropower Pvt. Pikhuwa Khola Bhojpur 5000 2066. Lower Modi Parbat 20000 2068.11.28 2071.7. Ltd Khani Khola(Dolakha) Dolakha 30000 2069. Likhu-IV Ramechhap 52400 2071.9. Namarjun Madi Kaski 11800 2066.03. Ltd. Dordi Khola Lamjung 27000 2069.11. Jumdi Khola Gulmi 1750 2066.10. Ltd. Theule Khola Baglung 1500 2066. Pvt.03 2074.12.17 2072.03.12. 34 Arun Kabeli Power Tadi Khola Nuwakot 5000 2067.07.23 2071.10.16 2077.22 2071.4.12 32 Himalayan Power Partner Pvt.24 14 Greenlife Energy Pvt.09.30 (2525kW) 2072.22 27 Mandakini Hydropower Limited Sardi Khola Kaski 4000 2068.01 11 Energy Engineering Pvt.) Ltd. Ltd.1 2071.28 22 Chilime Hydro Power Company Ltd.28 13 Shiva Shree Hydropower (P.31 2066.01.17 Taplejung.14 2073.6.23 31 Mai Valley Hydropower Private Limited Upper Mai C Ilam 5100 2068.09.03. Rasuwagadhi Rasuwa 111000 2068.9. Ltd.12.10 .10.09 2075.19 17 Green Ventures Pvt.03 29 Dariyal Small Hydropower Pvt.Limited Upper Sanjen Rasuwa 14800 2068. Dhansi Khola Rolpa 955 2067.22 2077. Chake Khola Ramechhap 2830 2065.2.06.13 2072.Ltd Gelun Sindhupalchowk 3200 2068.03.03 (3032kw) 8 Jumdi Hydropower Pvt.01 3 Shibani Hydropower Co.10 Panchthar Nepal Electricity Authority 167 . Ltd.11. Ltd.09 2075.16 2065.Ltd Dhunge-Jiri Dolakha 600 2068.01 2075.10.03.06 2073.01 23 Water and Energy Nepal Pvt.24 2475kW) 2076.11 2072.25 2074.17 6 Himalayan Hydropower Pvt.03.11.32 16 Mount Kailash Energy Pvt. Ltd.25 2075. Ltd.16 30 Suryakunda Hydroelectric Pvt.30 .12.09.23 2075. 9 Barahi Hydropower Pvt.20 2076.5 2067.16 2069.

Teliya Khola Dhankuta 996 2069. Pvt.3.10. Ltd.06. 61 Tangchhar Hydro Pvt.21 2074.08.01.29 2075.31 2074.01 (PPA Revived) 45 Dudhkoshi Power Company Pvt.04. Pvt.07.14 2074.08 2071.28 2071.7.16 2073.30 168 Nepal Electricity Authority . Singati Khola Dolakha 16000 2070. Mai sana Cascade Ilam 8000 2069.07. Cemat 58 Ghalemdi Khola Myagdi 4000 2069.31 2071. Khare Khola Dolakha 24100 2070.14 2071. Ltd.12.06 2075.) 59 Tallo Midim Jalbidhut Company Pvt.08. Selang Khola Sindhupalchowk 990 2069.07. Midim Karapu Lamjung 3000 2069.01 55 Himalaya Urja Bikas Co. Ltd. Molung Khola Okhaldhunga 7000 2069. Ltd. Upper Solu Solukhumbu 18000 2074.08.12.1 Rairang Hydropower Development Company 60 Iwa Khola Taplejung 9900 2070. Pvt. Puwa Khola -1 Ilam 4000 2070.8. Ltd.07. Junbesi Khola Solukhumbu 5200 2069.06.22 8.23 2072. Idi Khola Kaski 975 2070. Ltd.10.4.16 70 Puwa Khola-1 Hydropower P. 6.01 56 Salmanidevi Hydropower (P). Ltd.15 2076.30 Ghalemdi Hydro Limited (Previously. Pvt.12.02 2076. Ltd. Upper Dordi A Lamjung 25000 2069.04.08.Ltd Phalankhu Khola Rasuwa 13700 2069.09 2073.15 53 Molung Hydropower Company Pvt. Ltd. 2075.09.10 2074.16 42 Rara Hydropower Development Co. Ltd.06. Middle Midim Lamjung 3100 2069.28 2071.11. Upper Khimti II Ramechhap 7000 2069.26 2073.01 (for (P.16 (For 46 Universal Power Company Ltd.15 66 Upper Solu Hydroelectric Company Pvt. Ltd.03.09.10. Rawa Khola Khotang 6500 2069. Ltd.12. 51 Rudi Khola A Lamjung and Kaski 8800 2069.10.1 Ltd. Ltd. Maya Khola Sankhuwasabha 14900 2070. Ltd.12. Ltd.6. Lohore Khola Dailekh 4200 2069. Middle Modi Parbat 15100 2069. Salankhu Khola Nuwakot 2500 2069.08.20 2073.04.15 57 Dovan Hydropower Company Pvt.07. Ltd.1 67 Singati Hydro Energy Pvt. Ltd Tangchhahara Mustang 2200 2070.07.25 44 Beni Hydropower Project Pvt. Khorunga Khola Terhathum 4800 2069.6.28 2074. Ltd.01.5. Balephi A Sindhupalchowk 10600 2069. Ltd.05.21 2071. Lower Solu Solukhumbu 82000 2070.30 38 Salankhu Khola Hydropower Pvt. Ltd Kapadi Gad Doti 3330 2069.24 2075.11. Tinekhu Khola Dolakha 990 2069.30 71 Buddha Bhumi Nepal Hydro Power Co. Lower Khare Dolakha 11000 2069. Ltd. Ghatte Khola Dolakha 5000 2070. Ltd.12.1 68 Maya Khola Hydropower Co. 54 Betrawoti Hydropower Company (P).03 (For 2.17 43 Lohore Khola Hydropower Co.05. Upper Parajuli Khola Dailekh 2150 2069.12.14 37 Hydro Innovation Pvt.09.30 2074.1 49 Volcano Hydropower Pvt.14 2075.10.28 2073.4.) Ltd.27 2074.10.Ltd Bagmati Khola Makawanpur 20000 2069. Ltd Solu Khola Solukhumbu 23500 2070.7 2076.30 39 Moonlight Hydropower Pvt.30 65 Consortium Power Developers Pvt.9.30 2076.25 2071.02.12.11 2073.03.1.17 64 Essel-Clean Solu Hydropower Pvt.06.01 (for 2MW) Bindhyabasini Hydropower Development Co.08.01 2074. Lower Tadi Nuwakot 4993 2070. Pvt.7.1 69 Idi Hydropower Co. P. Ltd.1 62 Abiral Hydropower Co.26MW) 2076. Ltd.15 36 Liberty Hydropower Pvt.19 2071.08.08.14 2074.12.30 48 Madhya Midim Jalbidhyut Company P.01 41 Reliable Hydropower Co.8MW) 52 Himal Dolkha Hydropower Company Ltd.09.9.29 2076.20 2069. Ltd.26 2073.01 63 Manakamana Engineering Hydropower Pvt.10. Lower Midim Lamjung 996 2070.08 2073. Ltd.24 50 Union Hydropower Pvt Ltd.30 Power Dev Company (P).9.74MW) 47 Mandu Hydropower Company Pvt.09.15 2075.A YEAR IN REVIEW FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 35 Rising Hydropower Compnay Ltd. Ltd.10. Upper Khadam Morang 990 2070.08.21 2074.1 40 Middle Modi Hydropower Ltd.10. Pvt.

01 Jeuligad Small 76 Rangoon Khola Hydropower Pvt. Ltd. 73 Rudi Khola B Lamjung and Kaski 6600 2071.03.02.01 99 Rapti Hydro and General Construction Pvt. Suri Khola Dolakha 6400 2072. Rupse Khola Myagdi 4000 2071.10 (Dudhkoshi) Solukhumbu/ 79 Global Hydropower Associate Pvt.05. Super Mai Illam 7800 2073.29 Solu Khola 78 Hydro Venture Private Limited Solukhumbu 86000 2071.04.30 97 Richet Jalbidhyut Company Pvt.4. Upper Balephi A Sindhupalchowk 36000 2072.10. Langtang Khola Rasuwa 10000 2072. Ltd.06 Upper Hewa Khola 94 Upper Hewa Khola Hydropower Co.29 2076.04.06.02 83 Hydro Empire Pvt.16 75 River Falls Hydropower Development Pvt. Down Piluwa Sankhuwasabha 9500 2071.08.19 2077.29 88 Sanigad Hydro Pvt. Ltd.12. Likhu-2 33400 2071.15 93 Huaning Development Pvt.19 2076. Ltd. 2076. Ltd.02. Bajhang 996 2071.18 2076.B. Kalangagad Bajhang 15330 2072.03 Hydropower Project 77 Peoples' Hydropower Company Pvt. Ltd. Ltd.03. Upper Mardi Kaski 7000 2073. (Previously Sanigad 86 Upper Sanigad Bajhang 10700 2072.01 Panchthar and 90 Kabeli Energy Limited Kabeli-A 37600 2072.09.0 Nepal Electricity Authority 169 .11.29 2075. Pvt.11. Tallo Hewa Khola Panchthar 21600 2071.10.06. Ltd. Ramechhap. Ltd.02. Richet Khola Gorkha 4980 2073.07.) 87 Kalanga Hydro Pvt.07.01 Ramechap Solukhumbu/ 80 Paan Himalaya Energy Private Limited Likhu-1 51400 2071. Ltd.32 (P. Lower Chhote Khola Gorkha 997 2072.05.01 Ramechap 82 Research and Development Group Pvt.19 2077.09. Ltd.10. Rukumgad Rukum 5000 2073.03.04. Ltd.11 2076.02.30 84 Nyadi Hydropower Limited Nyadi Lamjung 30000 2072.01 102 Super Mai Hydropower Pvt.05.06 2077.02.12 2077.09.01 100 Api Power Company Pvt.) Ltd. Ltd. Super Dordi 'Kha' Lamjung 49600 2071.30 Bungal Hydro Pvt. Pvt. Ltd.4.30 96 Myagdi Hydropower Pvt.12.9 2075. Ltd.17 2076. 2074.31 98 United Idi Mardi and R. Ltd.04.04. Ltd. Ltd.05.12.01 Ramechap Solukhumbu/ 81 Numbur Himalaya Hydropower Pvt.13 2077.15 2077.08.23 2076.29 Hydro Pvt. Ltd.01 Total 2043613.12.15 2076. 74 Dordi Khola Jal Bidyut Company Ltd. Likhu Khola A 24200 2071.01 101 Terhathum Power Company Pvt.11. Ltd. FISCAL YEAR 2016/17 72 Mountain Hydro Nepal Pvt.14 2075.01.12 2077.20 2073. Hydropower Pvt.09.07 2076.22 2077. Chauri Khola Sindhupalchowk. Upper Myagdi Myagdi 20000 2071. Dordi-1 Khola Lamjung 10300 2071. Upper Piluwa Khola 2 Sankhuwasabha 4720 2072. Ltd.07.23 2075. Ltd.06.13 Taplejung Kavrepalanchowk.06 85 Suri Khola Hydropower Pvt.15 89 Menchhiyam Hydropower Pvt. Sankhuwasabha 8500 2072. 91 Chauri Hydropower (P. Ghar Khola Myagdi 8300 2073.25 2075.01.20 2076.02. Upper Khorunga Terhathum 7500 2073.06.05. Upper Kalangagad Bajhang 38460 2072.09 Bindhyabasini Hydropower Development Co.04.15 2076.11. Ltd.17 2077. Upper Naugad Gad Darchula 8000 2073.08.17 Small 95 Multi Energy Development Pvt.04 2076. Ltd.03.11 2076.30 Dolakha 92 Pashupati Environmental Power Co.) Ltd.29 2076. 5000 2072. Ltd.03.13 2077.

01.09 2076.11.24 2076.15 2080.) Ltd.03.28 34 Daram Khola Hydro Energy Ltd.29 36 Himal Hydro and General Construction Ltd.1 8 Rasuwa Hydropower Pvt.10 2073. Upper Lapche Dolakha 52000 2073.20 2078.04.32 17 Yambling Hydropower Pvt.04.09.01 20 Leguwa Khola Laghu Jalbidhyut Sahakari Sastha Ltd. Ltd.04. Ltd.17 19 Syauri Bhumey Microhydro Project Syauri Bhumey Nuwakot 23 2072. Nilgiri Khola Myagdi 38000 2073.10.09.02.N.01 5 Jywala Sajhedari Hydropower Company Pvt.08 Ramechhap and 22 Sano Milti Khola Hydropower Ltd.26 2078.06.01 27 Energy Venture Pvt.Ltd Ludee Khola Gorkha 750 2071.01 43 Sabha Pokhari Hydro Power (P.03.13 11 Dhaulagiri Kalika Hydro Pvt. Ltd.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. Ltd. Upper Daraudi-1 Gorkha 10000 2072. 2075.23 32 Swet-Ganga Hydropower and Construction Ltd. Ltd.09.06. Chulepu Khola Ramechhap 8520 2071.30 47 Nilgiri Khola Hydropower Co.10.27 2078.12.01 9 Dipsabha Hydropower Pvt. Lower Likhu Ramechhap 28100 2073.22 2075. Leguwa Khola Dhankuta 40 2072. Daram Khola Baglung & Gulmi 7300 2073.01.01 21 Salasungi Power Limited Sanjen Khola Rasuwa 78000 2072.10. Ltd. Sano Milti 3000 2073.08 35 Pahadi Hydro Power Company (P.15 33 Tamor Sanima Energy Pvt.22 26 Chirkhwa Hydropower Pvt.04. Ankhu Khola Dhading 34000 2073.02. Lankhuwa Khola Sankhuwasabha 5000 2074.01 Dolakha 23 Ankhu Hydropower (P. Ltd.01 2076.06.1 7 Ludee Hydropower Development Co.01.30 24 Siddhakali Power Limited Trishuli Galchi Nuwakot & Dhading 75000 2073.30 2080.32 16 Civil Hydropower Pvt.01 4 Molnia Power Ltd.29 2076. Makarigad Darchula 10000 2072.11. Sabha Khola B Sankhuwasabha 15100 2074. Ltd.16 2074. Co.30 48 Gorakshya Hydropower Pvt.12. Tame Khola Dailekh 1250 2068.08 2075.21 2073.03.02 31 Taksar-Pikhuwa Hydropower Pvt.02.25 12 Upper Syange Hydropower P.21 2078. Ltd.31 Total 910311. Ltd. Midim Khola Lamjung 100 2070. Super Nyadi Lamjung 40270 2074. Lower Selang Sindhupalchowk 1500 2074.4. Ltd Phalanku Khola Rasuwa 5000 2071. Ltd. Sisa Khola A Solukhumbu 2800 2073.19 2079.04. Rele Khola Myagdi 6000 2074. Ltd.04.09. Mai Beni Illam 9008 2073.02.20 2070.28 2075.02.09.14 2075.12.02 2076.05.0 170 Nepal Electricity Authority . Upper Nyasem Sindhupalchowk 41400 2073.05.26 2078.02. Seti Khola Parbat 3500 2074.12 38 Nilgiri Khola Hydropower Co. 2077.08 2070. Ltd.28 2077.18 2067.30 2076.21 2074.07.04.08 2071. Ltd.19 41 Himali Rural Electric Co-operative Ltd. Upper Chirkhwa Bhojpur 4700 2073.14 2076.17 15 Makari Gad Hydropower Pvt.22 2078.30 46 Sewa Hydro Ltd.30 29 Sindhujwala Hydropower Ltd.02 2077.20 2077. Liping Khola Sindhupalchowk 16260 2073. Ltd.12 2075.03.01.24 2077. Pvt.03. Ltd. Ltd.15 10 Chandeshwori Mahadev Khola MH.03. Super Madi Kaski 44000 2073. Khimti-2 48800 2072.15 49 Chhyangdi Hydropower Limited Upper Chhyangdi Khola Lamjung 4000 2074.30 28 Rawa Energy Development Pvt.14 2078.20 2078. Upper Mailun Rasuwa 14300 2068.28 42 Siuri Nyadi Power Pvt. 30 Samling Power Company Pvt. Nyam Nyam Khola Rasuwa 6000 2074.11.28 2077.08.01 45 Parbat Paiyun Khola Hydropower Company Pvt.07.01 2077.02.06. Ltd.11.23 2073.16 2 Balephi Jalbidhyut Co.09.25 2065. 50 Pokhari Hydropower Company Pvt.09.14 2078. Bijayapur 2 Khola Small Kaski 4500 2072.5.08.29 2077.15 6 Deurali Bahuudesiya Sahakari Sanstha Ltd. Madhya Tara Khola Small Baglung 1700 2073.12. Pvt.10. Mewa Khola Taplejung 50000 2074. Developers Projects Location RCOD Capacity(kW) Date 1 TMB Energietechnik Narayani Shankar Biomass Rupandehi 600 2063.13 2075.03. Nilgiri Khola-2 Myagdi 62000 2074.12.08.29 2077. Ltd.01 40 Him Consult Pvt.12.10. Ltd Upper Ingwa khola Taplejung 9700 2068.01. Middle Tamor Taplejung 52100 2073. Yambling Khola Sindhupalchowk 7270 2072.03.31 51 Nyam Nyam Hydropower Company Pvt.09. Ltd.06.30 39 Chirkhwa Hydropower Pvt. Upper Rawa Khotang 2800 2073.08. Ltd. Super Ankhu Khola Dhading 23500 2074.02. Ltd. Darbang-Myagdi Myagdi 25000 2072.22 2076.08.08.28 37 Sisa Hydro Electric Company Pvt.01 Ramechhap 14 Diamond Hydropower Pvt.4.27 2077.12.24 2076. 18 United Modi Hydropwer Ltd. Ltd. Ltd.03.14 2075.) Ltd. Balephi Sindhupalchowk 23520 2073.23 2072. Upper Syange Khola Lamjung 2400 2072. Ltd. Ltd.08. Taksar Pikhuwa Bhojpur 8000 2073.08.8.26 2078. Ltd.14 44 United Mewa Khola Hydropower Pvt.12.02. Lower Modi 2 Parbat 10500 2072.) Ltd. Sabha Khola A Sankhuwasabha 8300 2071. Leguwa Khola Small Dhankuta 640 2074. Lower Chirkhwa Bhojpur 4060 2074.01 25 Him River Power Pvt. 3 Ingwa Hydro Power Pvt. 2081.28 2077.12.01 Dolakha and 13 Peoples Hydro Co-operative Ltd.02. Ltd.

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

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