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An electric shock to Nepal’s energy future

PRESIDENTIAL STATEMENT: President Bidya Devi Bhandari steps out of her electric BYD e6 limousine at Sital Niwas after an official…

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Climate, COVID-19 and China

As the COVID-19 pandemic grips the world, some have seen a silver lining in a reported decrease in carbon emissions and pollution…

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Declaring an emergency

Photo : GOPEN RAI/NT ARCHIVE The Sagarmatha National Sambaad held this week was a dress rehearsal for a bigger international…

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Use of fossil fuel drops, as consumption of electricity increases

Kathmandu, January 8 Sale of diesel and cooking gas has decelerated lately, indicating industries and households are using more electricity…