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Table 4 Estimated diesel fuel consumption for each design well in each pumping phase

From: Comparative economic viability and environmental impact of PV, diesel and grid systems for large underground water pumping application (55 wells) in Jordan

Well number Real load factor (%)
Design load factor (ratio)
Fuel consumption (L/year)—24-h genset scenario
0–5 Years 5–10 Years 10–15 Years 15–20 Years 20–25 Years Life cycle diesel consumption (L)
W25 0.46 % 0.63 % 0.67 % 0.69 % 0.71 % 10,512,000.0
One half Three fourths Three fourths Three fourths Three fourths
315,360 446,760 446,760 446,760 446,760
W39 0.58 % 0.74 % 0.78 % 0.80 % 0.82 % 12,658,200.0
Three fourths Three fourths Three fourths Full Full
446,760 446,760 446,760 595,680 595,680
W34 0.71 % 0.86 % 0.89 % 0.91 % 0.93 % 14,147,400.0
Three fourths Full Full Full Full
446,760 595,680 595,680 595,680 595,680
W47 0.73 % 0.81 % 0.83 % 0.84 % 0.85 % 14,147,400.0
¾ Full Full Full Full
446,760 595,680 595,680 595,680 595,680