On January 10th, INTPOW was the host for a meeting with a group of high ranking officials from the Nepalese Government, led by the Energy Minister Dr. Prakash Sharan Mahat.
In addition to the Ministry of Energy, the Nepalese Department of Electricity Development and the Nepal Electricity Authority alo participated in the meeting. From the Norwegian side, the companies Rainpower, Norconsult and Norplan were present.
The visit at INPOWs offices gave the delegation an opportunity to get a deeper knowledge of the Norwegian competence within the hydropower sector. Norconsult has been active in Nepal many years and is now instrumental in the planning of the Upper Tama Koshi Hydropower Plant. Norplan has several ongoing contracts in Nepal and the neighboring countries Pakistan, India and Bhutan.