Client: Department of Electricity Development
Funding Agency: Government of Nepal
Period: August 2014 to March 2018
Consulting Association: GEOCE Consultants (P) Ltd, Hydro Engineering Services, Nepal Consult JV
Approx. Value of Services: Total NRs 18 million
Professional Staff Input: National (61) person months)
The project is feasibility study for development of run-off river hydropower (67 MW) in Solukhumbu district. The scope of work will include (i) feasibility study of hydropower and (ii) EIA of the project. Main project features include weir (100 m length) with side intake, surface desanding basin, headrace tunnel (4.5 km), surge tank, surface power house.
The scope of work for feasibility study includes: