NCAT NCAT ATTRA ATTRA

Sign up for the
Weekly Harvest Newsletter!

Published every Wednesday, the Weekly Harvest e-newsletter is a free Web digest of sustainable agriculture news, resources, events and funding opportunities gleaned from the Internet. See past issues of the Weekly Harvest.
Sign up here


Search This Site

Sign up for the Weekly Harvest Newsletter

What Is Sustainable Agriculture?

Master Publication List

Search Our Databases

Urban Agriculture

Energy Alternatives

Beginning Farmer

Field Crops

Horticultural Crops

Livestock & Pasture

Local Food Systems

Food Safety

Marketing, Business & Risk Management

Organic Farming

Pest Management

Soils & Compost

Water Management

Ecological Fisheries and Ocean Farming

Other Resources

Sign Up for The Dirt E-News

Home Page


Contribute to NCAT

Newsletters

Newsletter sign up button

· Privacy Policy · Newsletter Archives


RSS Icon XML Feeds

RSS 2.0: Events, Breaking News, Funding Opportunities Atom: Events, Breaking News, Funding Opportunities

 

NCAT strives to make our information available to everyone who needs it. If you are a limited-access or low-income farmer and find that one of our publications is just not in your budget, please call 800-346-9140.

 

How are we doing?

 

Find Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow us on Pinterst Visit the ATTRA Youtube Channel
Home  >  Livestock & Pasture  >   Photovoltaic Applications in Aquaculture: A Primer (Summary)

Photovoltaic Applications in Aquaculture: A Primer



photovoltaic_aquaculture.png

Digital Price:

 Free

Print Price:

 $3.00

By Al Kurki, NCAT Program Specialist, and Vicki Lynne, NCAT Energy Engineer

Published: June 2014

Updated: n/a

© NCAT

IP473

4 pages


Download PDF

or

Add Print Copy to Cart


Introduction

This publication examines the use of solar photovoltaic (PV) technology in aquaculture - the cultivation of fish and aquatic animals and plants. It outlines key questions to keep in mind if you are considering solar arrays for a closed aquaculture system and includes an example of a fish farm currently using PV power.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Background
Getting It Right The Solar Array, Batteries, and Pumps
Conclusion
References

Note: Digital downloads are in full color. Printed, mailed copies are only available in black & white.

 

Back to top

This page was last updated on: December 12, 2016