Financing Energy Efficiency Programme Nepal

Financing Energy Efficiency Programme Nepal

Energy Efficiency Benefits

Companies can enjoy multiple benefits from investments that increase energy efficiency (EE), including:

  • reduced energy costs,
  • increased profits,
  • use of modern technology,
  • more independence from scarce energy resources,
  • gaining a competitive advantage,
  • improved image.

The Financing Energy Efficiency Programme Nepal has been established to exploit the great potential for EE in the Nepalese industry. On the basis of a financing agreement with the German development bank KfW, NIDC Development Bank Ltd. provides grants of up to 39% for the implementation of EE measures in industry (see Programme Flyer).

General Procedure from Application to Grant Disbursement

General procedure from application to grant disbursement

How to Apply for a Grant

  • Step 1: Check whether the company and the project meet the eligibility criteria as stated in the Funding Guidelines.
  • Step 2: Fill the Application Form.
  • Step 3: Add Annexes as listed in the Application Form.
  • Step 4: Send the completed Application to NIDC
    • by postal mail or hand-delivery to:
      NIDC Development Bank Ltd.
      (Nepal Energy Efficiency Programme)
      NIDC Building
      P.O. Box 10, Durbar Marg
      Kathmandu, NEPAL

    • and by e-mail to: