Agriculture Solar Solutions in Pakistan
Agriculture sector is considered the backbone of Pakistan’s economy and the country is largely dependent upon it. A vast majority of population is directly or indirectly belonged to agricultural production. The country is dealing with energy crisis that results in frequent and extensive load shedding hours in the rural areas. In such case, it is quite challenging for the farmers to run their tube wells which is a primary requisite of this sector. The solar powered solutions are adding convenience to our lives and this sector doesn’t have a different story. Agriculture solar solutions in Pakistan have been introduced to bring ease for our famers. As irrigation of fertile land has always been their primary concern, the main two solar solutions are directly linked to it.
The agriculture sector in Pakistan stands as the cornerstone of the nation’s economy, employing a significant portion of the population and contributing substantially to the country’s GDP. From cultivating crops to raising livestock, the sector’s operations are intimately tied to the availability of energy resources. Unfortunately, the persistent challenge of energy shortages has cast a shadow over the agricultural landscape, hindering its potential and putting livelihoods at risk.
Solar Tube Wells in Pakistan
Premier Energy is accredited for introducing the trend of Solar Tubewells in Pakistan. These tube wells irrigate crops and fields on time without any interruption caused by power supply shortage. By lesser dependency on grid power, they don’t need to worry about the increased electricity prices. The electricity billing for their agricultural needs will eventually turn into zero after the installation of solar powered tube wells. The solar tubewell is a cost effective, long-term solution for farmers with a one-time investment at reasonable price. Premier Energy provides solar tubewells facility which is highly reliable and guaranteed for an excellent performance. It has gone a step further by offering Easy Financing with cooperation of Zarai Taraqiyati Bank Limited.
- Easy Financing for Premier Solar Water TubeWells
For farmers who cannot bear the cost of solar water tube wells themselves, Premier Energy has a Special Financing Plan. It has partnered with ZTBL to offer Easy Financing program for Premier’s agriculture solutions on relaxed terms and conditions.
Sustainable Agriculture through Premier Energy
In Pakistan, electricity is still not available in some areas which also have many fertile lands. Even where the electricity is available, accessibility of water pumps in fields far across is difficult. Considering this factor, solar water pumps are now being used in the agriculture sector of Pakistan as the best solution. For irrigation needs, these solar water pumps are also suitable for farms and gardens in particular. These solar water pumps are designed in a way to withstand extreme weather situations with their impact resistance.
- Premier Converts Existing Water Pumps to Solar Energy
For making it even more cost-effective, Premier Energy converts the existing water pumps to solar energy. Though it will cost a bit less but equally good performance efficiency and reliability is guaranteed. Premier Energy’s Solar Solutions are ranked best in the industry and we maintain the same standards for all sectors.
Challenges of Energy Shortages
Energy shortages, often leading to frequent and prolonged power outages, have a profound impact on agricultural productivity and operations. The reliance on conventional grid electricity for vital tasks like irrigation, machinery operation, and storage cooling is consistently disrupted, resulting in delayed planting and harvesting seasons, reduced yields, and decreased overall farm efficiency. The consequences ripple beyond fields, affecting the income of farmers and the affordability of produce for consumers.
The introduction of solar tube wells has emerged as a beacon of hope for Pakistan’s agricultural landscape. These solar-powered systems ensure a reliable and uninterrupted water supply for irrigation purposes. By harnessing the abundant sunlight, farmers can maintain optimal moisture levels for their crops, regardless of grid electricity availability.
Reducing Dependency on Grid Electricity
Solar tube wells significantly alleviate the sector’s dependency on grid electricity. With solar energy driving irrigation, farmers are shielded from the erratic power supply, enabling them to irrigate their lands consistently and timely. This reduction in grid dependency not only provides operational reliability but also opens avenues for cost savings.
Cost Savings and Sustainability
Solar tube wells not only ensure a continuous supply of water but also offer cost-saving benefits. As reliance on expensive grid electricity diminishes, farmers can experience a reduction in operational expenses. The initial investment in solar technology pays off over time through minimized electricity bills and maintenance costs. Additionally, the adoption of solar solutions contributes to a sustainable agricultural ecosystem by mitigating carbon emissions and decreasing the sector’s carbon footprint.
A Shared Vision for Sustainability
Premier Energy stands as a champion of sustainable agricultural practices, dedicated to providing tailored solar solutions to empower farmers and enhance the agricultural landscape. With a deep understanding of the sector’s challenges, Premier Energy is committed to aligning its solar solutions with the vision of promoting eco-friendly and energy-efficient farming practices.
Harvesting Solar Potential
Premier Energy’s solar solutions offer an environmentally conscious approach to energy generation, enabling farmers to harness the power of the sun to meet their energy needs. By transitioning to solar energy, farmers can not only ensure their own energy security but also contribute to a greener and healthier environment.
Premier Energy’s dedication to sustainable agriculture goes beyond technology. It aims to enhance the livelihoods of farmers by empowering them with reliable and efficient solar solutions. These solutions not only address energy challenges but also serve as catalysts for increased productivity, improved income, and enhanced food security.
Our Agricultural Solar Projects
Premier Energy is one of the pioneers of solar energy in Pakistan. Not only that, we are also among the first companies to introduce solar in the agricultural industry. Some of our agricultural projects are as follows:
- 20HP Solar Tube well at Fisheries Department Sargodha
- 20HP Solar Tube well at Fisheries Department Sialkot
- 10HP Solar Tube well at Elahi Agriculture Pattoki
- 10HP Drip Irrigation Project at Multan
- 5HP Drip Irrigation Project at Kasur
- 5HP Drip Irrigation Project at Chunian