ITP Renewables provided due diligence services to a New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) funded project to supply and install 1 MWp of PV in the Bamyan province of Afghanistan.
The project also involved the use of lead-acid batteries for energy storage, and a diesel generator as backup. The existing hydropower scheme at Nayak was refurbished, and a new distribution network was installed for the distribution of electricity from the PV/diesel system. The project also involved revised tariff structures. ITP Renewables’ work included: