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A mountain to climb? How pico-hydro helps rural development in the Himalayas

Zahnd, A. and Mckay, K. (2008) A mountain to climb? How pico-hydro helps rural development in the Himalayas. Renewable Energy World, 11 (2). pp. 118-123.

Abstract

A pico-hydro power plant for elementary lighting in a remote and impoverished Himalayan village in Nepal shows just what can be achieved with rural electrification using renewables. Alex Zahnd and Kimber McKay explore one of the four pillars of rural development.

Publication Type: Journal Article
Publisher: PennWell International Ltd
Publishers Website: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/magazine/r...
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/12644
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