In November 2017, there was a ceremony to honor Tara Foundation USA for funding the Hewa Khola Micro Hydro Power Plant.
The Andheri Village power line project is complete. New metal poles have been installed for electrical power transmission lines.
Metal poles were needed to carry power lines providing electricity from the Hewa Khola Micro Power Plant to Anderi Base 9.
The Hewa Khola Micro Hydro Power Station supplies electricity to 270 homes and 5 schools in 5 local villages that are spread out over a large hilly area. The recent advent of electricity from the Hewa Khola Power Station has made a big difference in the lives of the people in this region. The […]
2007-2009 Installation of telephone cable up the Bhote Koshi (river) valley. During the recent Maoist insurgency, the Maoists destroyed the cell phone towers. There was no mobile phone service, and people were cut off. The new cable carries land lines for telephone, as well as internet, up as far as Thamo.
In 2008 – 2009 There were several places where water that was being diverted from the river to the plant was leaking badly. Pipes needed to be replaced, among other things.