Thursday, October 21, 2010

Pre Project Activities -2

top left- measuring level, top right- measuring flow using flow meter, bottom left -topography and head measurement using theodolite, bottom right - measuring flow using salt gulp method

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Sharing some information about micro hydro

Benefits of Micro Hydro

It is cheap and affordable alternative, each CBMHP system can be constructed, installed and operated by a single Project grant of US$ 50,000.

The electricity benefit the entire local community or village and thereby improving their sustainable livelihoods and alternative income opportunities

local community members is also capable to operate and maintain the system and make repairs when required.

Mitigating climate change from the emission of GHGs from diesel-run generators,

Enhances the conservation of biodiversity by managing the water catchments areas to ensure the steady and consistent flow of the river water for driving the micro-hydros.