ITPI organised a five-day training program on HOMER Pro and PVsyst software at Kabul, Afghanistan from December 10 to 15, 2017. The programme was organised under the aegis of ADB TA on Renewable Energy Development for Afghanistan. A total of 22 participants from different organisations, representing different type of institutions, utilities, ministries and other energy related public bodies and universities, attended it.)
The purpose of the program was to build capacities of key stakeholders on the use of HOMER and PVsyst software for designing & implementing off-grid and grid connected renewable energy projects such as off-grid systems with battery back-up, hybrid systems, grid connected systems with and without storage.
Ahmad Murtaza Ershad was the lead trainer. He was assisted by co-trainer Eng. Fazlullah Fazli, while David Fernandez from ITPE UK, undertook one session through pre-recorded webinar.