Projects Funded by EnergizeNepal

Capacity building of existing Hydraulic Laboratory

Project Partners: Hydro Lab Pvt. Ltd.

Principle Investigator: Dr. Gyanendra Lal Shrestha



Establishment of centre for design, operation and maintenance of mechanical equipment for hydropower plants in Himalaya Region at Kathmandu University

Project Partners: Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel, Nepal, Hydro Lab Pvt. Ltd., Norwegian University of Science & Technology (NTNU), SINTEF Energi AS

Principle Investigator: Dr. Hari Prasad Neopane (TTL component)



Center for Electricity Trade Research and Facilitation (PID: ENEP-CETRF- 18-01)

Project Partners: Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Principle Investigator: Mr. Brajesh Mishra


Center for Electric Power Engineering (PID: ENEP-CEPE-18-01)

Project Partners: Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Principle Investigator: Mr. Diwakar Bista


Research and development to establish a commercially viable locally constructed Turgo turbine for low-cost renewable electricity generation in rural Nepal (PID: ENEP-RENP-II-17-01)

Project Partners: PEEDA, University of Bristol, Turbine Testing Lab and Nepal Yantrashala Energy

Principle Investigator: Mr. Biraj Gautam


Enhancing energy management of community electrification through technological and policy research (PID: ENEP-RENP-II-17-02)

Project Partners: Nepal Energy Foundation and South Lalitpur Rural Electric

Principle Investigator: Mr. Chiranjibi Sharma Paudel




Integrated system for sustainable production of algal fuel pellet in Nepal (PID: ENEP-RENP-II-17-03)

Project Partners: Kathmandu University, Shubham Biotech Nepal Pvt. Ltd., Norwegian Institute of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Principle Investigator:  Mr. Parash Mani Timilsina


Energy Efficient Building Design for Nepal (PID: ENEP-RENP-II-17-04)

Project Partners: Kathmandu University, Innovation CREATEERS Pvt. Ltd, and Lund University.

Principle Investigator: Dr. Bivek Baral


A Pilot Study to Produce Bioenergy and Fertilizer from Kathmandu University’s Food Waste (PID: ENEP-RENP-II-18-01)

Project Partners: Kathmandu University, Soil Water and Air Testing (SWAT) Laboratory Pvt Ltd. Nepal, Faculty of Technology University of South Eastern Norway and Kingdom Bioenergy Pvt. Ltd.

Principle Investigator: Dr. Sunil Prasad Lohani


Technical Investigation of Tunnel Support Technology in Hydropower Projects Located in the Himalayan Region of Nepal. (PID: ENEP-RENP-II-18-02)

Project Partners: Kathmandu University, Hydro Tunneling & Research Pvt. Ltd, Norwegian University of Science and Technology and Seoul National University

Principle Investigator: Dr. Shyam Sundar Khadka


Capacity and competence development for introducing Francis Turbine in Nepalese Micro Hydropower Project. (PID: ENEP-RENP-II-18-03)

Project Partners: Turbine Testing Lab and KMOU/MNU Korea

Principle Investigator: Dr. Biraj Singh Thapa