Solar for Irrigation – A Comparative Assessment of Deployment Strategies

Solar for Irrigation – A Comparative Assessment of Deployment Strategies
Sector:Power Undertaken By:Council on Energy, Environment and Water Year Published:2018

This report focuses on the economics of solar pump adoption for farmers and the government under different deployment approaches. It proposes a financial model, and applies it to four key questions of interest to policymakers as they consider the costs and benefits of different irrigation pump deployment approaches.