Solar Water Pumping Course
Solar Water Pumping focuses on planning, design and installation of solar powered water
pumping and irrigation systems. Strathmore Energy Research Centre provides the latest technical equipment and pump controllers, smart remote management and data monitoring.
The course targets maintenance engineers, field engineers, technical staff, supervisors in humanitarian organizations who actively fund ,implement and supervise the installation of solar water pumps.
Solar water pumping not only plays an important role in the fight against global warming but it also provides an affordable and reliable alternative to rising fuel prices and power outages faced by farmers. It also ensures a constant water supply regardless of the season therefore enhancing food security.
Course Objectives The participants will be able to:
• Design and size a grid connected PV system that conforms to national and international standards
• Select the appropriate components and equipment for PV systems
• Simulate and optimize different system sizes and configurations to meet the clients needs