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Piluwakhola Banchare Rural Solar Drinking Water Project, Sankhuwasabha

Chainpur Municipality is located at Sankhuwasabha district in eastern Nepal. The mentioned rural drinking water project will be serving the village of Kalleri, Salleri, Jhilimile, Ekhuba, Majhuwamakpa. The site is situated approximately 700 km far from the capital Kathmandu. This project is estimated to serve drinking water to a population of 800 approximately.

This is a three-stage solar lift project with two pairs of 30HP and one pair of 10HP submersible pumps powered by a total of 63.860kWp Solar Panel system.

AEPC (Alternative Energy Promotion Centre) in support of German Development Cooperation through KfW had invited bids for this project and Sunbridge Solar Nepal in joint venture with Sourya Energy participated in the same. The project was awarded on 25th February 2022 and the testing and commissioning of this project was completed on 19th February 2023.

Solar Panels
Pump Installation
Transmission Pipeline layout