NEPAL > IPO Analysis of Dibyashwari Hydropower Limited

Dibyashwari1 Dibyashwari Hydropower Limited is the next hydropower company that is going to be listed in Nepal Stock Exchange. Here is my sincere opinion regarding the Company, its project and speculated share price when listed in Nepal Stock Exchange. 1) PROJECT BACKGROUND Dibyashwari Hydropower Limited is constructing 4 MW hydropower project at Sabha Khola in Dhupu VDC, Sankhuwasabha. The Required Commercial More …

NEPAL > IPO of Khani Khola Hydropower Company Limited

Khani khola Khani Khola Hydropower Company Limited is the next hydropower company that is going to be listed in Nepal Stock Exchange. Here is my sincere opinion regarding the Company, its project and speculated share price when listed in Nepal Stock Exchange. 1) PROJECT BACKGROUND Khani Khola Hydropower Company Limited is constructing cascade projects in Bhattedanda Lalitpur. There are two hydropower projects More …

NEPAL > The Magic Number – 25

25 The involvement of Nepalese private sector in hydropower generation is not so long ago. They were mainly involved in constructing micro and small scale hydropower. The largest hydropower project constructed through Nepalese investment is Chilime hydropower. The installed capacity is 22.1 MW. In the recent times, Nepalese developers are moving towards 25 MW capacities. The shift in this trend is More …

NEPAL > PTA signed. What next?

PDA_PTA The signing of Power Trade Agreement (PTA) between Indian and Nepal is considered to be a historic moment. Both countries have shown flexibility from each side to make this deal happen. To be more specific, the Modi government showed flexibility towards signing of PTA. The controversial demand of “generation” by Indians only was dropped by the Modi’s government which not More …

NEPAL > A quick guide for hydropower investors in Nepal

Guide to hydro investment The next big thing in Nepali capital market and overall economy is hydropower. The new entrants in Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE) are mostly hydropower companies. There will be at least 16 hydropower companies within two years. Currently, there are 6 listed hydropower companies in NEPSE. With plenty of hydropower companies in the IPO pipeline, general investors may have trouble choosing More …

NEPAL > My opinions regarding Indian’s fresh proposal for “Energy Cooperation”

nepal-india There have been mixed reactions over the proposal put forwarded by Indian government. Some of the energy experts and politicians are blaming that it doesn’t protect the national interest of Nepal. The Indian proposal seems to have drawn flak for at least three reasons. First, the proposal was kept a secret, even from some cabinet ministers, who were now demanding More …

NEPAL > Ridi Hydropower Development Company Limited and its share price speculation

Ridi The newly listed hydropower company in Nepal Stock Exchange is Ridi Hydropower Development Company Limited. Ridi Hydropower Development Company Limited owns a 2.4 MW project in Palpa district. The project is generating electricity at the moment. After the overwhelming IPO success which was oversubscribed by 92 times, the debut price was NPR 305. Within the few days, the share price More …

NEPAL > Issuance of bonds for private hydropower companies

bond The ongoing general convention of CPN-UML has delayed budget speech for the new fiscal year. The government was preparing to table budget in the parliament on Friday. But Chandra Mani Adhikari, member of National Planning Commission (NPC), said it won´t be possible to table budget on Friday. Sources at the Ministry of Finance also said it won´t be possible to table budget More …