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Over Speed Protection Mechanisms for Wind Turbines

Thursday, February 02, 2016
Ashutosh Dhital
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Crowdfunding: A new approach for raising finance

Sunday, November 11, 2015
Francis Yoo
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Do you have an innovative idea? Are you struggling to pilot your idea due to your financial situation? WindPower Nepal has been facing the same barriers when it comes to innovative ideas that has been internally generated by passionate and self-motivated staff members. We acknowledge that there exists lots of innovative ideas for businesses, projects […]

Can Hydrogen be our cooking fuel?

Sunday, November 11, 2015
Zubin Shrestha
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Nepal is currently reeling under acute fuel crisis due to undeclared economic blockade by India. Transportation and cooking are two main areas that have been severely affected due to the fuel shortages. Alternative sources of cooking fuels have become a crucial topic of research and investigation on an international scale and Nepal may require such […]

Curse of our addiction to fossil fuels

Monday, October 10, 2015
Francis Yoo
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September 20, 2015 was a day of paradox in Nepal. Mixed emotions were up in the air; some celebrating and some creating havoc. This excitement was due to the establishment of their new Constitution. Although many people have accepted the Constitution to be the start of a new era, others have violently opposed it. Nepal […]

Buildcamp Barpak: Reporting from the Epicenter

Monday, September 09, 2015
Wind Power
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Nepal has recently received a lot of global attention due to the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that shook the country on April 25, 2015. Out of all the earthquake affected communities, Barpak was the epicenter of the disaster, destroying 1200 houses and leaving only ten unharmed. The Wind Power Nepal (WPN) team joined Story Cycle in […]

Wind Mapping and its Importance

Sunday, August 08, 2015
Rajan Tiwari
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An economic problem of the world lies in the fact that human wants are infinite but the resources are limited. To cater to the increasing demands of growing population, one of the most important aspects is energy. Energy is indispensable part of our life, for it is required in our day-to-day activities and the industries […]

Energy Storage – a key ingredient for renewable energy system

Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Krishna Magar
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Energy storage has been the most challenging task to handle from the beginning of the human race, and they have continuously been trying to store more energy effectively and efficiently. Energy can be used either directly through the sun or indirectly, storing it for future use, from ancient time to balance its supply and demand. Energy […]

Wind is taking the world to new era of energy!

Tuesday, September 09, 2013
Wind Power
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Wind energy market is expanding globally without any intentions of slowing down. It has become one of the fastest growing industries in the world. According to the Global Wind Statistics 2012, China is leading the market with the total installed capacity of 75,564 MW, followed by USA with 60,007 MW, Germany 31,332 MW, Spain 22,796 […]

Want to set up a wind turbine for yourself?

Wednesday, July 07, 2013
Avinash Jha
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Before you think of setting up an off-grid wind project, you first need to figure out if an area has ample wind speed. So, there comes the initial site selection which involves extensive desk-based studies to determine whether the sites satisfy all the required technical and environmental criteria such as road access, local community consent, and […]

Electrifying Industries through Wind Power Captive Generation

Tuesday, July 07, 2013
Wind Power
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Electricity production started in Nepal with the construction of 500 kW Pharping Hydroelectric Plant in 1911. Though electricity production started in Nepal more than 100 years ago, Nepal has not been able to meet its energy demand. People are well aware that Nepal has high electricity production capacity through its rivers, but in the midst of […]