Electricity from the Forest in Nepal

Project Title: Gasification-Based Electrification for Rural Livelihoods

Nepal’s rural poor urgently need clean and reliable electricity. This pilot project examines the potential of electrification through biomass gasification technology. The results of the effort are expected to help inform government policies to utilize the technology to deliver electricity to rural communities across Nepal.

Funder: Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy
Project Start: 02/25/2013
Project End: 06/30/2016