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Aspects of Designing the Tracking Systems for Photovoltaic Panels with Low Concentration of Solar Radiation

  • Ionel Laurentiu AlboteanuEmail author
  • Florin Ravigan
  • Sonia Degeratu
  • Constantin Şulea
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 343)

Abstract

The paper aims make contributions to the optimization of the photovoltaic conversion process by concentrating solar radiation and orientation of photovoltaic modules. The photovoltaic concentrating system aims to reduce expenses regarding photovoltaic surface and replace it with optical materials. Geometric design issues are presented for these systems adapted to the conditions of a certain geographical location.

Keywords

Photovoltaic Tracking system Low concentrating photovoltaic 

Notes

Acknowledgment

This work was partially supported by the grant number 29C/2014, awarded in the internal grant competition of the University of Craiova.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ionel Laurentiu Alboteanu
    • 1
    Email author
  • Florin Ravigan
    • 1
  • Sonia Degeratu
    • 1
  • Constantin Şulea
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Electrical EngineeringUniversity of CraiovaCraiovaRomania

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