Nepal Electricity Authority is planning to make Kathmandu Valley, Banepa, Dhulikhel and Panchkhal load shedding free areas. As per Kulman Ghising, NEA Managing Director, NEA has already started the homework for this. A high level committee has been formed under Planning and distribution directorate and Transmission department.
The committee is tasked with presenting the report for total MW’s of electricity necessary to make these areas load shedding free. As per the committee, they were able to make these areas load shedding free during Tihar festival and around 3 to 300 MW of electricity will required to be imported to make these areas load shedding free.
Last Sunday a total of 960 MW of electricity was imported while 290 MW of electricity was consumed on Monday.
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