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Stefan cel Mare
University of Suceava
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Print ISSN: 1582-7445
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New String Reconfiguration Technique for Residential Photovoltaic System Generation Enhancement

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Author keywords
inverters, photovoltaic systems, simulation, smart grids, solar power generation

References keywords
photovoltaic(17), energy(11), electronics(7), solar(5), power(5), systems(4), shading(4), partial(4), industrial(4), dynamic(4)
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Date of Publication: 2016-02-28
Volume 16, Issue 1, Year 2016, On page(s): 19 - 26
ISSN: 1582-7445, e-ISSN: 1844-7600
Digital Object Identifier: 10.4316/AECE.2016.01003
Web of Science Accession Number: 000376995400003
SCOPUS ID: 84960085780

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Improvement of photovoltaic (PV) power plant performance under partial shading conditions aiming to increase electrical energy generation is in the focus of this research. This paper proposes the performance optimization of PV power plant under partial shading conditions by new PV string reconfiguration technique. The Matlab/Simulink model is used to simulate the operation of the PV string under partial shading conditions and with the proposed recombination technique. Simulated operational conditions have experimentally been verified by string characteristics measurement on the existing roof-top PV system at the Faculty of Technical Sciences in Novi Sad. Simulation and experimental results showed a high degree of matching, while the obtained values proved that proposed method leads to output power increase and higher PV system generation in PV string operation under partial shading.

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