Basics of Solar Power Generation

Sabarish, R. C.
April 2013
Power Watch India;Apr2013, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p118
The article describes how the solar photovoltaic (PV) system works. The parts of the traditional stand alone PV system are described, including the PV modules, the crystalline silicon solar panels, and the thin film solar panels. Details of the Government of Tamil Nadu's investment in renewable energy, mainly solar, to resolve the issue of power shortage are also presented.


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