Prior to joining Black Star Energy Ltd, Energicity Corp.’s Ghanaian Subsidiary, from 2006- 2011 Richard Arthur was the head of the Solar Department at DENG Limited and the lead trainer at DSTC Solar Training Centre. In that role he was responsible for the design of various applications of solar PV systems such as Stand Alone power systems, Solar PV backup systems, Grid Connected PV systems, Solar water. In his role Richard Arthur deployed 50KW in solar systems including 35kw in off grid rural solar systems.
Mr. Richard Arthur has graduated Kumasi Polytechnic in 2005, with Higher National Diploma (HND) in Electrical/Electronic Engineering.
He obtained certificates in Interactive Teaching methodology, Micro automation in SIEMENS LOGO, completed a course in the Design and Installation of Stand Alone Power Systems with distinction, and he completed a course in Design, Installation and Maintenance of Grid
Connected Solar PV System at Global Sustainable Energy solution in Australia in 2013.