Focus and Scope

Hydro Nepal's mission is to provide a network for sharing technical information and expertise on Water, Energy and Environment sector. It aims to bring people with a common interest together. We hope that the authoritative articles written by experts will be an invaluable resource for anyone interested in any aspect of hydropower development.

HYDRO Nepal Journal publishes professional and review articles, original research papers, book reviews, opinion pieces, project profile, personality profile, interview on current topics in the field of water, energy and environment.

Publication Frequency

The journal publishes two issues a year in July and January.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Editorial Board

Advisor
Dr. Upendra Gautam
Associated with Jalsrot Vikas Sanstha (JVS)
Nepal

Managing Editor
Rajendra P. Thanju
Founder: eRG Nepal & Hydro Nepal Journal
Kathmandu
Nepal

Associate Editors
Salil Devkota
Environmental Engineer
Managing Director/ Board of Director in Nepal Environmental & Scientific Services [NESS] Pvt. Ltd
Kathmandu
Nepal

Dr. Rabin Shrestha
Senior Energy Specialist
TheĀ  World Bank
Kathmandu
Nepal

Dr. Amimul Ahsan
Senior Lecturer
Department of Civil Engineer
University Putra
Malaysia

Mr. Lalit P. Joshi
Director, eRG Nepal
Kathmandu
Nepal

Editorial Board

Nepal
Dr. David J. Molden
Director General
ICMOD (International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development)
Kathmandu
Nepal

Prof. Dr. Kiran K. Bhattarai
Environmental Specialist, Freelancer

Dr. Shree Govind Shah
Environmental Specialist, Freelancer

Prof. Dr. Ramesh Kumar Maskey
Head, Civil and Geomatics Engineering Dept., Kathmandu University
Nepal

Prof. Dr. Ram Manohar Shrestha
Emeritus Prof.
Asian Institute of Technology
Bangkok
Thailand

Norway
Dr. Krishna Kant Panthi
Associate Prof., NTNU
Norway

China
Prof. Dr. Liu Heng
Director General
Internationals Centre on Small Hydropower
Hangzhou
China

USA
John Garcia
Principal and Systems Ecologist, Garcia and Associates (GANDA)
USA

India
Dr M. P. Sharma
Associate Professor
Alternate Hydro Energy Centre (AHEC)
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
Roorkee
India

Dr. Vishnu Parsad
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering
Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT)
Bhopal
India

Editorial Executive
Christopher Butler
Doctoral candidate in Sociology from University of California
Santa Cruz
USA

Editorial Officer
Jayanti Thapa
Associated with Media for Energy Nepal Pvt. Ltd.
Kathmandu
Nepal