Off-Grid Solar Power 2021: Tips and tricks for designing, assembling and installing your DIY off-grid solar power system for small homes, contain (Hardcover)

Off-Grid Solar Power 2021: Tips and tricks for designing, assembling and installing your DIY off-grid solar power system for small homes, contain By Victor Wise Cover Image
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Although this is not incorrect, most of us do not know that the energy obtained must first be converted into electricity to generate generally functioning electricity. The conversion is made possible by photovoltaics, a method in which semiconductors are used to convert solar radiation into electricity.Segments of a straightforward Solar power system:
- Solar or photovoltaic cells: The get-together of semiconductors and hardware or solar power cells is remembered for a photovoltaic module, usually known as a solar power board. Several solar modules are called solar module arrays.- Battery: A solar panel-based board gathers and produces vitality from solar radiation. Photovoltaic modules convert this energy into a direct current, a current generated by cells. Although it is possible to connect a direct current load directly to the solar panel, batteries play an essential role in a properly functioning photovoltaic system.- Regulator: A controller is optional and still constitutes an essential component of a photovoltaic system. During the cyclical process, the battery is likely to be overcharged or discharged, reducing battery life. A regulator prevents such situations by regulating the condition of the batteries. It maintains a charge level that monitors when the battery is overcharged or discharged. Generally, a regulator keeps the batteries in the most suitable working conditions.- Converter/Inverter: A converter converts the direct current stored in the batteries into an alternating or irregular current, the type of energy used by the mains power supply. DC/AC or direct/inverter is also known as an inverter and is used to adapt the current and voltage required to the load. It is typical for energy loss to occur during power conversion.- Load: All devices that consume electricity are considered charged. Photovoltaic systems are ideal for lighting because lights consume only a few watts compared to larger devices such as televisions, components, or computers. Some lights operate on direct current and allow the use of solar energy systems in a small part.

Solar collectors, batteries, regulators, converters, and loads form the solar collector system. If all these components are installed correctly, a solar power system can support itself for years.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781803348186
ISBN-10: 1803348186
Publisher: Alessandro
Publication Date: December 5th, 2021
Pages: 182
Language: English