Your browser does not support JavaScript!
http://iet.metastore.ingenta.com
1887

Development of an outdoor photovoltaic module test platform

Development of an outdoor photovoltaic module test platform

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:
 
 
 
 
 
IET Power Electronics — Recommend this title to your library

Thank you

Your recommendation has been sent to your librarian.

A new outdoor photovoltaic (PV) module test platform was introduced to measure I–V characteristic curve of PV module in this study. The proposed test platform was designed centring on the programmable electronic load (E-load) which used the transfer characteristics of metal–oxide–semiconductor field-effect transistor (MOSFET) and controlled PV module output current by controlling the drain current I D of MOSFET indirectly. Ultimately, controlling the PV module work on any operating point of the I–V curve. This test platform can automatically shift operation mode contraposing the I–V curve of PV module. It can continuously measure I–V curves and ambient data in the outdoors including the total irradiance, temperature of PV module back sheet and ambient temperature. The test results show the proposed test platform's accuracy meets the user's requirements, and more details of I–V curve can be obtained than by using traditional measurement mode.

http://iet.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.1049/iet-pel.2015.0355
Loading

Related content

content/journals/10.1049/iet-pel.2015.0355
pub_keyword,iet_inspecKeyword,pub_concept
6
6
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address