Practical Handbook of Photovoltaics

Written By Augustin McEvoy
Practical Handbook of Photovoltaics
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 03 October 2011
  • ISBN : 0123859352
  • Pages : 1268 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Practical Handbook of Photovoltaics

Practical Handbook of Photovoltaics
  • Author : Augustin McEvoy,Tom Markvart,Luis Castaner
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2011-10-03
  • Total pages : 1268
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : As part of the growing sustainable and renewable energy movement, the design, manufacture and use of photovoltaic devices is increasing in pace and frequency. The Handbook of Photovoltaics will be a 'benchmark' publication for those involved in the design, manufacture and use of these devices. The Handbook covers the principles ...

Practical Handbook of Photovoltaics

Practical Handbook of Photovoltaics
  • Author : T. Markvart,Augustin McEvoy,Luis Casta?er
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2003-11-13
  • Total pages : 984
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : This handbook opens with an overview of solar radiation and how its energy can be tapped using photovoltaic cells. Other chapters cover the technology, manufacture and application of PV cells in real situations. The book ends by exploring the economic and business aspects of photovoltaics....

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-08-24
  • Total pages : 1340
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : Practical Handbook of Photovoltaics, Third Edition, is a 'benchmark' publication for those involved in the design, manufacture and use of these devices. This fully revised handbook includes brand new sections on smart grids, net metering and the modeling of photovoltaic systems, as well as fully revised content on developments in ...

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  • Publisher : The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
  • Release Date : 2015-07
  • Total pages : 172
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : The third edition of From Sunlight to Electricity: a practical handbook on solar photovoltaic application brings in the latest information about photovoltaic sector in India, designs and applications of specific devices and related benefits, finance, and policies. This edition of the book gives readers an understanding of the photovoltaic technology ...

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  • Author : Stuart R. Wenham,Martin A. Green,Muriel E. Watt,Richard Corkish,Alistair Sproul
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-01-11
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : The new edition of this thoroughly considered textbook provides a reliable, accessible and comprehensive guide for students of photovoltaic applications and renewable energy engineering. Written by a group of award-winning authors it is brimming with information and is carefully designed to meet the needs of its readers. Along with exercises ...

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  • Author : Stuart R. Wenham
  • Publisher : Earthscan
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 323
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Summary : The rich tapestry of life on our planet is the outcome of over 3.5 billion years of evolutionary history, shaped by natural processes and, increasingly, by the influence of humans. Out of an estimated 13 million species, about 1.75 million have so far bee...

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  • Author : Gerard M. Crawley
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 586
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  • Author : Kosuke Kurokawa
  • Publisher : Earthscan
  • Release Date : 2012-05-04
  • Total pages : 236
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : The world's deserts are sufficiently large that, in theory, covering a fraction of their landmass with PV systems could generate many times the current primary global energy supply. In three parts, this study details the background and concept of VLS-PV, maps out a development path towards the realization of VLS-PV ...

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  • Author : Nikolai V. Khartchenko,Vadym M. Kharchenko
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2013-12-20
  • Total pages : 630
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : This second edition to a popular first provides a comprehensive, fully updated treatment of advanced conventional power generation and cogeneration plants, as well as alternative energy technologies. Organized into two parts: Conventional Power Generation Technology and Renewable and Emerging Clean Energy Systems, the book covers the fundamentals, analysis, design, and ...

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  • Author : Nancy E. Carpenter
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2014-03-25
  • Total pages : 446
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : Understanding the chemistry underlying sustainable energy is central to any long-term solution to meeting our future energy needs. Chemistry of Sustainable Energy presents chemistry through the lens of several sustainable energy options, demonstrating the breadth and depth of research being carried out to address issues of sustainability and the global ...

Performance Analysis of Photovoltaic Systems with Energy Storage Systems

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  • Author : Adel A. Elbaset,Saad Awad Mohamed Abdelwahab,Hamed Anwer Ibrahim,Mohammed Abdelmowgoud Elsayed Eid
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-06-27
  • Total pages : 135
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : This book discusses dynamic modeling, simulation, and control strategies for Photovoltaic (PV) stand-alone systems during variation of environmental conditions. Moreover, the effectiveness of the implemented Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) techniques and the employed control strategy are evaluated during variations of solar irradiance and cell temperature. The simulation results are ...

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  • Author : Gerard M Crawley
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2016-04-14
  • Total pages : 436
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : Concerns about energy resources and the environmental impact of energy use will continue to be important globally. World Scientific's unique series of books on Current Energy Issues is intended, in part, as an expansion and update of the material contained in the World Scientific Handbook of Energy. Each volume will ...

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  • Author : Augustin McEvoy,L. Castaner,Tom Markvart
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 600
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : Enormous leaps forward in the efficiency and the economy of solar cells are being made at a furious pace. New materials and manufacturing processes have opened up new realms of possibility for the application of solar cells. Crystalline silicon cells are increasingly making way for thin film cells, which are ...

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  • Author : Nan Qi Ren,Lam Kin Che,Bo Jin,Ren Jie Dong,Hai Quan Su
  • Publisher : Trans Tech Publications Ltd
  • Release Date : 2012-05-14
  • Total pages : 3255
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : This special collection contains selected papers from the International Conference on Energy and Environmental Protection (ICEEP 2012), held on the 23rd and 24th June, 2012, in Hohhot, China. The 590 peer-reviewed papers cover a wide area and are divided into: Chapter 1: Development and Utilization of Solar Energy; Chapter 2: Development and Utilization of Biomass ...

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  • Author : Augustin McEvoy,L. Castaner,Tom Markvart
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-26
  • Total pages : 655
  • ISBN : 0123859352
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Summary : Enormous leaps forward in the efficiency and the economy of solar cells are being made at a furious pace. New materials and manufacturing processes have opened up new realms of possibility for the application of solar cells. Crystalline silicon cells are increasingly making way for thin film cells, which are ...