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Home  >  Livestock & Pasture  >   Photovoltaic Applications in Aquaculture: A Primer (Summary)

Photovoltaic Applications in Aquaculture: A Primer



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

Published: June 2014

Updated: n/a

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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

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