HIM rescheduled for April

Kathmandu, February 23:

Hydropower Invest Mart-2006 (HIM) has been rescheduled for April 16-18, which is probably the first of its kind being held in Nepal.

As per the press statement released by Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI), the mart was originally scheduled for January 24 to 26 but had to be postponed due to unavoidable circumstances. Jointly organised by CNIC, Small Hydropower Promotion Project/GTZ and Winrock International, the “Hydropower Invest Mart-2006 aims at bringing together participants from the hydropower sector like entrepreneurs, investors, regulatory bodies, power purchasers and distributors, financing agencies, insurance agencies, hardware suppliers, contractors and journalists. The Mart aims at creating an investment friendly climate for small and medium sized hydroelectricity projects, says CNI. The event will have three components namely symposium, an exposition and a field visit.