Accession Number : ADA152299


Title :   Maintenance of Photovoltaic Power Systems


Descriptive Note : Maintenance manual


Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS CENTER CHINA LAKE CA


Personal Author(s) : Hall, M R


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a152299.pdf


Report Date : Aug 1984


Pagination or Media Count : 75


Abstract : This publication establishes standard practices for inspection, testing, and maintenance of photovoltaic power systems at Dept. of the Navy installations. The practices and procedures are recommended to ensure reliable operation of the power systems. The manual covers photovoltaic-array, battery, voltage-regulator, inverter, and wiring subsystems. In addition, this manual provides a troubleshooting guide and self-study questions and answers.


Descriptors :   *ARRAYS , *ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION , *MAINTENANCE , *PHOTOVOLTAIC EFFECT , *POWER SUPPLIES , *SOLAR CELLS , *SOLAR PANELS , DIODES , INSPECTION , INVERTERS , MODULES(ELECTRONICS) , PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE , STORAGE BATTERIES , TRANSFORMERS , VOLTAGE REGULATORS


Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Non-electrical Energy Conversion
      Electric Power Production and Distribution
      Electrochemical Energy Storage


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE