Nepal to Upgrade Power Network With ADB Support

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is lending USD65 million to help provide reliable power supply in Nepal. The loan will be used to upgrade electricity transmission and distribution facilities and two hydropower plants. It will also be spent to encourage the use of compact fluorescent lamps and solar and solar-wind powered streetlights.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.