This paper analyses the effects of government policies on flows of private finance for investment in renewable energy (inducement effect). It also examines whether direct provision of public finance for a project increases the volume of private finance raised (“crowding in” effect).

A committee involved with the nation’s energy policy met Wednesday to discuss revisions to the 2-year-old feed-in tariff system for renewable energy.

A cap on French nuclear power production at the current level, approved last week, was the main point of contention in the bill defended by Energy Minister Segolene Royal.

Humla, July 30: Mini Hydropower Project has been completed at Kalika and Shreenagar VDCs in Humla district after five years.

International experts have joined hands with the Centre for Environment and Nature Studies (CENS) to oppose the proposed Theberton Mini Hydro Power Plant to be undertaken by Sapthakaanya Mini Hydro

KATHMANDU: The Government of Nepal, Alternative Energy Promotion Centre and the United Nations Development Programme today signed a $5 million project to expand access to renewable energy in rural

Baglung, July 16: As many as six micro hydropower projects have been brought into operation at Dudilabhati VDC along in Baglung district.

Small Hydro Power Programme (upto 25 MW Capacity) - Administrative approval for the year for the year 2014-15 & remaining period of 12th plan.

Small hydro power programme (upto 25 MW capacity) - Administrative approval for the year 2014-15 & remaining period of 12th plan.

DIPAYAL: There has been massive deforestation at Nirauli Bipinagar area of Doti on the pretext of building a micro-hydro project.