Interview with Professor Dr. Govinda Raj Pokharel

July 2013
Hydro Nepal: Journal of Water, Energy & Environment;Jul2013, Issue 13, p78
Academic Journal
An interview with Govinda Raj Pokharel, executive director at Alternative Energy Promotion Center (AEPC) in Nepal, is presented. He explains that AEPC is a national focal organization designed to promote renewable and alternative energy technologies in Nepal. He provides an outlook for the solar power in Nepal and discussed the need to have energy mix with multiple energy resources to enhance energy security in Nepal.


Related Articles

  • Here Comes The SUN. DeCesaro, Jennifer // State News (Council of State Governments);Feb2008, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p31 

    The article addresses the widespread use of solar technologies in the U.S. A brief discussion of solar energy and its applications is provided. Several states across the country are developing programs to support the deployment of solar technologies. The country continues to revise its solar...

  • Israel Seeks Bidders For $700-Million Tender. Sandler, Neal // ENR: Engineering News-Record;4/7/2008, Vol. 260 Issue 12, p13 

    The article reports on the decision of Israel to issue a prequalifying tender for what will be one of the world's largest solar power projects, in an effort to increase the use of renewable energy in the next decade. This was due to the slow development of the country's use of the technology for...

  • BP Solar Funds Nanomaterials Research.  // Solar Today;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p20 

    reports that scientists at New York's Rochester Institute of Technology's (RIT) NanoPower Research Laboratories (NRL) have received a boost in their work toward new power supply solutions. Contract of BP Solar with the NRL to develop plastic solar cells using nanomaterials; Value of the...

  • Award Nominations Due Jan. 5.  // Solar Today;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p64 

    The article announces that the nominations for the 2008 American Solar Energy Society (ASES) awards are due on January 5, 2008. These awards, which honors the people who have made outstanding contributions to ASES or to the solar energy community, will be presented on May 3-8 in San Diego,...

  • 'A lot of pessimism' clouds solar. Kaltwasser, Jared // njbiz;4/16/2012, Vol. 25 Issue 16, p1 

    The article discusses the pessimism surrounding the U.S. solar energy industry due to uncertainty about the solar renewable energy certificate (SREC). SREC market prices are presented to have dropped from 600 dollars to less than 150 dollars when the amount of available SREC surpassed the...

  • Sunny-side Up.  // Governing;Oct2002, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p64 

    Presents a graph on how solar energy was used worldwide in 2001.

  • Call for Participation in Memnon Competition.  // Solar Today;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p20 

    Reports that enthusiasts of solar-driven musical instruments are organizing a somewhat whimsical student competition for the American Solar Energy Society's National Solar Conference, SOLAR 2006 to be held from July 9-12, 2004 in Denver, Colorado. Historical precedents to the competition;...

  • The sunshine states.  // European Power News;May98, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p21 

    Reports on solar technology sales by American companies belonging to the Solar Energy Industries Association. Three basic types of solar technology; Building of manufacturing plants; Share in world market.

  • Rays Experts commissions new solar projects.  // Power Watch India;May2014, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p8 

    The article reports that solar power development specialist Rays Power Experts has finalized the commissioning of its new solar projects ending on March 31, 2014.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics