Feasibility Study on the Development of a Pilot Project for the Dissemination of Photo Voltaic (PV) System in Nepal

PROJECT LOCATION Baitadi District
PROFESSIONAL STAFF 1
OTHER STAFF 1
NAME OF CLIENT/DONOR TOOL Consult, Netherlands
NO. OF PROFESSIONAL MAN MONTHS 3
NO. OF OTHER MAN MONTHS 3
START DATE (Month/Year) October 1996
COMPLETION DATE (Month/Year) December 1996
APPROX. VALUE OF SERVICES US $ 3,000
NAME OF ASSOCIATION FIRM, IF ANY:  
NO. OF MAN-MONTHS OF PROFESSIONAL STAFF PROVIDED BY ASSOCIATED FIRM: Not Applicable

NAME OF SENIOR STAFF

Mr. Buddhi Bahadur Kunwar was the Team Leader and was responsible for study design, survey supervision, data analysis and report writing.

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT

This study was carried out in collaboration with Center for Rural Technology (CRT) assessed the existing policies and potential of solar energy for rural electrification in Nepal. The feasibility was carried out in Durgasthan Village Development Committee of Batiadi district for implementation of a pilot project on PV systems in Nepal.

DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES PROVIDED

CEAPRED provided Project Leader, support staff and logistic support to the Project. The following activities were undertaken:

  • Design of the survey, survey tool
  • Sample size and sample selection
  • Pre test and survey tools
  • Collection editing, coding of the questionnaire
  • Report write-up