Electric Cooking Lab Experiment Presentation

PEEDA has implemented several research projects on electric cooking  in rural off-grid communities of Nepal. On 3rd July 2020, our CEO Mr. Biraj Gautam had presented the findings from the Kitchen Laboratory Experiment conducted at PEEDA Lab to the group of global electric cooking expertise organized by MECS Research team.  For presentation slide please click on below link:  Link : Electric Cooking Lab Experiment -PEEDA

British engineers visit Nepal to assist with Turgo Turbine Project

In April 2019, two engineers from the UK travelled to Nepal to assist with the project funded by Energize Nepal to develop a locally-manufactured, micro-hydro Turgo Turbine. Joe Butchers is a PhD student from the University of Bristol who has been a key member of the project from the beginning. Dr Shaun Benzon undertook his PhD in Turgo turbine design a few years ago and was responsible for running computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulations as part of design work. During their stay, an evaluation visit was made to the proposed pilot site where the prototype Turgo turbine will be installed....

Meeting with the representatives of BfdW and FMSF

Ms. Maria Fiedler from Bread for the World (BfdW), Germany and Ms. Mohini Chaudhary from Financial Management Service Foundation (FMSF), New Delhi visited PEEDA to discuss on the technical & financial progress of the current project namely “Climate Resilient Communities and Sustainable Livelihood Initiatives for Pro-poor of Dolakha District of Nepal” on March 2, 2018. Along with it, discussions took place for next phase of project to strengthen the partnership between BfdW and PEEDA as an effective and long term future collaboration.

Successful handover of 1.2 kW Solar-wind Hybrid system

On 20th February 2018, the team of KAPEG and PEEDA successfully handed over the 1.2 kW solar-wind hybrid system to Ward No. 4 of Nisdi Rural Municipality (state 5), Mityal, Palpa. 

Call for Participation for Small Wind Turbine Construction Course

Kathmandu Alternative Power & Energy group (KAPEG) and People, Energy & Environment Development Association (PEEDA) in collaboration with National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), is organizing a 5 days Small Wind Turbine Construction Course from October 31st to November 4th 2017. So, we are looking for 1 dedicated recently graduated Mechanical or Electrical and Electronics Engineer. Please see the attached flyer for more details; 5Dayworkshop_Wind

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Article Request for Fourth Edition of Highly Successful Annual Magazine of PEEDA “Energy Insight”

Dear All, Greetings from People, Energy & Environment Development Association (PEEDA)! We would like to bring to your attention that PEEDA is on the verge of publishing the fourth edition of its highly successful annual magazine 'Energy Insight' on the thematic area "Renewable Energy for Sustainable Livelihoods & Climate Change Mitigation". As PEEDA has been working in the sector of renewable energy & environment for two decades, this publication aims to publish articles and research /dissertation summary related to the aforesaid area and disseminate it to a larger audience both within and outside Nepal. Hence, we would like to request...

Climate Change Adaptation Partners Workshop, BftW

Last week from 17th to 21th April 2017, Biraj Gautam (CEO) and Tapendra Chand (Project Officer) of PEEDA participated in the "Climate Change Adaptation Partners Workshop organized by Bread for the World (BftW) at Park Village Hotel, Kathmandu. The representative of different organizations such as ICIMOD, SAHAS-Nepal, RRN, UMN, Li-Bird, PEEDA from Nepal, LEDARS, CCDB, CDP, NABOLOK from Bangladesh, LAYA, IIRD, Pipal Tree, CREATE/THANAL from India and one participant each from Indonesia and Pakistan participated in the workshop. Moreover, there was field visit on 19th April to climate resilient mountain village located in Mahadevsthan VDC in Kavrepalanchowk district. The workshop...

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CEO of PEEDA Sharing Experience in SEforAll Forum happening in New York City

The Forum will be a marketplace that brokers new partnerships and ideas, spurs investment and drives action towards securing clean, affordable energy for all. Over three days (3-5 April, 2017), the forum will assess the latest data towards progress on Sustainable Development Goal 7 and highlight success stories from its Partners from across the globe. PEEDA is representing civil society organization in the forum & CEO of PEEDA is sharing experience from work in Nepal to global community & media.