Project Development Programme

Solar energy in Ghana German Training Week within the Project Development Programme (PDP)


Begin: 05/11/2019
End: 08/11/2019
Location: Ghana
Field of application/technology: Energy generation, Solar energy
Country of implementation: Ghana
Target area: Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa

Take the opportunity to strategically position your company in the Ghanaian solar PV sector

Welcome to the German Training Week – Solar that aims to expand your network and practical experience with German experts from the solar PV industry. It offers you the perfect opportunity to strengthen project development skills and to establish long-term partnerships with highly qualified German companies in the solar PV industry.

The language of the presentation would be English. The four-day course is structured as follows:

Day 1 Basic system design for PV systems Understanding the customer’s system, Detailed design aspects, Energy yield assessment, Introduction to planning tools, System optimization, Introduction to various PV business models, Improvements of business case to customer needs, Examples from actual projects
Day 2Storage solutionsIntroduction to battery storage systems, Flexible applications of storage solutions, Energy management, Battery types, Monitoring, Operation and maintenance
Day 3Commercial Aspects Fundamentals, Flexible applications (Energy arbitrage, Peak shaving, Grid regulation, Monitoring, Operation and maintenance)
Day 4Installation, Commissioning, Operation and MaintenanceInstallation, Mounting structures, Grid connection, Do’s and Don’ts of PV installation, Monitoring

The training is free of charge.

Project Development Programme of the German Energy Solutions Initiative

The German Training Week (GTW) – Project Development is organised as part of the German Energy Solutions Initiative under the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. With the conduction of the GTW the Project Development Programme (PDP) of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH aims to establish long-term business partnerships between German and Botswanan companies.

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