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Solar Water Pumping : A handbook - Jeff Kenna

Solar Water Pumping

A handbook

Paperback Published: 1st June 1985
ISBN: 9780946688906
Number Of Pages: 132

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A 'state of the art' survey, with guides to costs and criteria for choice of pumping methods.

Foreword Acknowledgements List of Figures List of Tables 1. Is Solar Pumping for You? 1.1 Purpose of this Handbook 1.2 Energy for Water Pumping 1.3 The Solar Resource 1.4 Typical Water Pumping Applications 1.5 Overview of Solar Pump Viability 2. The Technology 2.1 Photovoltaic Pumping Systems 2.2 Photovoltaic Arrays 2.3 The Motor and Pump Subsystem 2.4 Storage and Distribution 2.5 A Typical Day's Operation 3. Site Evaluation 3.1 Assessing Water Requirements 3.2 Solar Energy Availability 3.3 System Sizing 3.4 Specifying Performance 4. Economic Assessment 4.1 Methodologies for Economic Evaluation 4.2 Procedure for a Cost Appraisal of Water Pumping 4.3 Guidance on Costs and Economic Viability 5. Procurement, Installation and Monitoring 5.1 Procurement 5.2 Installation and Operation 5.3 Monitoring and Evaluation Appendix 1. Solar Radiation Data Appendix 2. Present Worth Factors Appendix 3. Equations used for system sizing Appendix 4. Examples Appendix 5. Blank Format Sheets Appendix 6. Example Tender Documents Appendix 7. Glossary and List of Symbols Used

ISBN: 9780946688906
ISBN-10: 0946688907
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 132
Published: 1st June 1985
Publisher: ITDG Publishing
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 29.6 x 20.8  x 0.7
Weight (kg): 0.35