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About Nepal Water Resource Portal

The Nepal Water Resource Portal provides a complete picture of Nepal’s water resources and its varied uses. It is a database of all major and minor rivers and river basins along with operational, under construction and under survey hydropower projects on these rivers. In addition, the website includes irrigation projects and groundwater level across the country, giving a spatial representation of Nepal’s water resource and its utilities.


The team working on the portal was inspired by the lack of composite information on how water resources are used or at times even exploited. This portal, therefore, provides a tool to analyze water resources and the development of a region. It uses GIS to locate the infrastructure projects on each river, within the administrative boundaries along with the salient features of those projects, bringing to light the developmental trajectory of our rivers.

River with Hydropower Projects

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Projects

Nyam Nyam Khola

Nuwakot,Rasuwa

  • Nyam Nyam Hydropower Project
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Projects

Saiti Khola

Dailekh,Kaski

  • Saiti Khola Small Hydropower Project
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Projects

Rele Khola

Myagdi

  • Rele Khola Hydropower Project
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Projects

Gaddi Gad

Achham,Doti

  • Upper Gaddi Gad Hydropower Project
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Projects

Taman Khola

Baglung

  • Taman Khola Hydropower Project
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Projects

Garchyang Khola

Kaski

  • Garchyang Khola Hydropower Project
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Projects

Jadari Gad

Bajhang

  • Jadari Gad Hydropower Project
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Projects

Jhankre Khola

Nuwakot

  • Jhankre Mini Hydropower Project
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Projects

Thame Khola

Solukhumbu

  • Thame Small Hydropower Project
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Projects

Giri Khola

Jumla

  • Giri Khola Hydropower Project
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Projects

Dhangsi Khola

Rolpa

  • Dhansi Khola Mini Hydropower Project
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Projects

Gumdi Khola

Sindhupalchok

  • Gelun Khola Hydropower Project

Hydropower Projects

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Nupche Likhu HEP

Gumdel (Ramechhap)

  • Issue Date: 2020-01-26
  • Phase : Under Construction
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Phedi Khola (Thumlung) Small HPP

Dobhane (Bhojpur)

  • Application Date: 2020-02-26
  • Installed Capacity : 3.520 MW
  • Phase : Under Construction
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Bhotekoshi V HEP

Ramche, Tekanpur, Gati, Barhabise, Maneswor, Mankha (Sindhupalchok)

  • Issue Date: 2020-06-19
  • Installed Capacity : 62 MW
  • Phase : Under Construction
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Hidi Khola HEP

Bhulbhule, Bahundada (Lamjung)

  • Application Date: 2020-07-29
  • Phase : Under Construction