Seminar, workshops and training: Water solutions for developing countries - North America, Building the next generation - 9 April 2018

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Seminar, workshops and training

Water solutions for developing countries - North America

Building the next generation


2018-04-09 – 2018-04-10


Courtyard by Marriott Arlington Rosslyn
1533 Clarendon Blvd
VA 22209

This exciting event will help NGO and government decision makers, municipal water service providers, engineers, capacity builders and fund raisers to understand more about how solar water pumping solutions are changing the lives of millions of people around the world. The content is a mixture of information sharing, workshop activities and practical demonstrations of what can be achieved.
The workshop and training session is appropriate for both emergency relief and community development focused staff. We will look at topics such as wide area water supply, water payment solutions, sustainable irrigation and scaling projects to reach mass markets. The content is built on LORENTZ global experience of commercial and aid driven projects.

9th April

  • Scene setting, global market drivers
  • Introduction to the new opportunities that solar water pumping brings to development.
  • Payment models for water
  • Protection of natural resources
  • Case studies and experience sharing

10th April

  • Planning solar water pumping systems. This will include system design, sizing, site planning and building for the future.
  • Understanding how hybrid power can play an important role in meeting water needs.
  • Utility payment models for water
  • How remote monitoring and management can reduce costs, improve reliability and improve fund raising.