Sumnima Hydropower To Construct 4.9 MW Project In Bhojpur

February 21, 2023 | Investopaper

Sumnima Hydropower Company Pvt. Ltd. is going to construct a 4.9 MW Upper Pikhuwa Khola Hydropower Project in Bhojpur district. For this purpose, the company has already received the construction license from the Department of Electricity Development.

The department granted the construction permit to the company on Magh 9, 2079 BS. The license has a validity until Magh 8, 2114 BS.

The department has provided the construction license to the promoter company on the basis of the environmental impact assessment report and study report of the project approved by the Ministry of Forest and Environment.

Before issuing the license, the Department Of Electricity Development had issued a notice requesting the stakeholders to submit written opinions/suggestions within 35 days if there is any adverse impact due to the construction and operation of this project.

The project is a run-of-the-river (ROR) type project. It will be built on the Upper Pikhuwa River in Taplejung.

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