http://iet.metastore.ingenta.com
1887

Photovoltaic maximum power point tracking for mobile applications

Photovoltaic maximum power point tracking for mobile applications

For access to this article, please select a purchase option:

Buy article PDF
$19.95
(plus tax if applicable)
Buy Knowledge Pack
10 articles for $120.00
(plus taxes if applicable)

IET members benefit from discounts to all IET publications and free access to E&T Magazine. If you are an IET member, log in to your account and the discounts will automatically be applied.

Learn more about IET membership 

Recommend Title Publication to library

You must fill out fields marked with: *

Librarian details
Name:*
Email:*
Your details
Name:*
Email:*
Department:*
Why are you recommending this title?
Select reason:
 
 
 
 
 
Electronics Letters — Recommend this title to your library

Thank you

Your recommendation has been sent to your librarian.

The photovoltaic maximum power point tracking (MPPT) algorithm based on incremental conductance is found to have an error mode which prevents its normal operation under conditions of rapidly changing/oscillating solar input (insolation). An enhancement to the algorithm is investigated and experimentally evaluated. It can be readily added around an existing MPPT algorithm to enable it to be used more reliably in mobile applications.

References

    1. 1)
      • S. Wehnam , M. Green , M. Watt . (1994) Applied photovoltaics’.
    2. 2)
      • W. Xiao , W.G. Dunford , P.R. Palmer , A. Capel . Application of centered differentiation and steepest descent to maximum power point tracking. IEEE Trans. Ind. Electron. , 5 , 2539 - 2549
    3. 3)
      • Sera, D., Kerekes, T., Teodorescu, R., Blaabjerg, F.: `Improved MPPT method for rapidly changing environmental conditions', IEEE Int. Symp. on Industrial Electronics, July 2006, Montreal, QC, Canada, p. 1420–1425.
    4. 4)
      • D. Sera , R. Teodorescu , J. Hantschel , M. Knoll . Optimized maximum power point tracker for fast-changing environmental conditions. IEEE Trans. Ind. Electron. , 7 , 2629 - 2637
    5. 5)
      • Zbeeb, A., Devabhaktuni, V., Sebak, A.: `Improved photovoltaic MPPT algorithm adapted for unstable atmospheric conditions and partial shading', Int. Conf. on Clean Electrical Power, June 2009, Capri, Naples, Italy, p. 320–323.
http://iet.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.1049/el.2010.2479
Loading

Related content

content/journals/10.1049/el.2010.2479
pub_keyword,iet_inspecKeyword,pub_concept
6
6
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address