- To maximize the use of hydropower needs of the country.
- To serve long-term national and regional need in the global context of emerging fresh water and energy scarcity in the near future.
- To share and disseminate various ideas and knowledge on hydropower.
- To create a forum for discussion on development of water resources and hydropower.
- To help Government of Nepal in developing this sector through the sharing of expertise, and know-how so as to increase the pace of development.
- To create an atmosphere of friendly cooperation between GoN and this organization.
- To develop a conducive atmosphere with the users of electricity.
- To act as a liaison between various industries and hydropower industry to create an atmosphere for development.