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The Annual Performance Agreement (APA) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2021-22 of the PHPA-I was signed between the Hon’ble Minister for Economic Affairs cum Chairman of PHPA-I and the Managing Director & the Joint Managing Director of PHPA-I on 4th September 2021 at Thimphu.read more>>>

Installation of Royal Portrait at Bjimthangkha Township of PHPA-I & II. Wednesday, September 1, 2021: Coinciding with the auspicious 25th day of the 7th month of the Bhutanese calendar, the Managements of PHPA-I & II unveiled the Royal Portrait installed in the garden near the main gate of the office & residential complex of the two Projects. .read more>>> 

28.08.2021: Launching of the Project’s Quality Assurance Manual – 2021: The Project’s Quality Assurance Manual – 2021 was launched by the PHPA-I Management coinciding with the farewell event organized by the Officer’s Club for the outgoing Chief Research Officer, Quality Control Division who has compiled the Manual based on his experiences gained through his association in the construction of Tala, Mangdechhu and Punatsangchhu-I HEPs..read more>>> 

Celebration of SFD at PHPA-I, Bjimthangkha

Social Forestry Day is observed across all institutions in Bhutan since 1985, coinciding with the Coronation Anniversary of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo. As every year, this year too, the Social Forestry Day was observed by PHPA-I Management & Officials with planting of tree saplings, hedges, stem cuttings, broadcasting of grass seeds to re-vegetate the Muck Disposal site of HRT Adit I in Khuma.

One truckload of Erythrina indica stem cuttings, 30Kgs of grass seeds with urea and cow manure, 9 species of 60 ornamental plants, half a truckload of hedges of 3 varieties were planted at Khuma by about 100 officials.

PHPA-I also took the opportunity of the auspiciousness of June 2nd to kick off the “Plogging” = Picking litter + Jogging, a concept that aims to encourage regular exercise and to make people responsible about litter as is initiated by Yellow Bhutan as a tribute for Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen’s Birthday and the World Environment Day. The Management & Officials started off at 8:45AM from Bjimthangkha township and picked up trash/ litter thrown along the  entire stretch of 3KM approach road till Highway junction. Residents nearby were advocated on the importance of cleanliness and to be mindful of littering.

In adherence to the notification of Wangdue Dzongkhag Administration, PHPA-I has adopted the 3KM approach road to Bjimthangkha to ensure its cleanliness and plant additional trees alongside. The Environment Division will initiate regular cleaning along this stretch of road and maintain the greenery.

The Management thanked all the Officials for their support, cooperation and relentless effort to keep the Project area clean and green. The SFD was led by the Project’s Environment Division. The Project’s Lam and a 91 year old senior citizen were invited to grace the plantations.