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IJE TRANSACTIONS A: Basics Vol. 32, No. 4 (April 2019) 562-568    Article in Press

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  EXTRACTING TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS OF A SOLAR PANEL TYPE TO DESIGN A 10 MW HYBRID POWER PLANT
 
B. Hajipour, S. M. Hasheminejad and H. R. Haghgou
 
( Received: January 26, 2019 – Accepted: March 07, 2019 )
 
 

Abstract    This paper focuses on the design of a 10 MW hybrid power plant using the technical specifications (data sheet) of an industrial solar panel. The main purpose was to find out the exact electrical properties of the solar panel specialy with conjunction to its temperature, to optimize overall output energy. We first describe the most important types of solar power plants and afterwards focus on electric plant. Subsequently, we use a suitable mathematical algorithm to find required, exact technical specifications for the photovoltaic panels from the manufacturer's general data set. After designing and optimizing the electric powered plant, explanation on the thermal power calculation is provided for using in the subsequent criteria. In the phase of thermal power design, the meteorological information related to the city of Arzoyeh of Kerman (28° 27′ 35.5″ N, 56° 21′ 56.88″ E) has been introduced into the Modelica, a powerful engineering open source software. Accordingly, a proper code was written to extract both interrelated thermal and electrical energies in the whole months during the year along with its corresponding efficiency. At the end of the work, trade off solutions for increasing the efficiency in different conditions and structures suggested, calculated, and compared.

 

Keywords    Electrical Efficiency; Solar Panel; Data Sheet; Photovoltaic Cells; Technical Specifications

 

چکیده   

این مقاله به طراحی یک نیروگاه هیبریدی 10 مگاواتی با استفاده از مشخصات فنی(دیتاشیت) یک پنل خورشیدی صنعتی تمرکز دارد. هدف این طرح یافتن دقیق ویژگی های الکتریکی یک پنل خورشیدی با توجه به درجه حرارت آن و همچنین استفاده بهینه از گرما و الکتریسیته است. ما ابتدا به بیان انواع نیروگاه خورشیدی پرداخته و بعد از آن، نیروگاه فتوولتائیک را انتخاب و با الگوریتم ریاضی به یافتن مشخصات فنی پنل فتوولتائیک با استفاده از دیتاشیت سازنده می¬پردازیم. سپس به ارائه توضیحات در خصوص طراحی حرارتی و ارائه فرمول¬های لازم پرداخته می¬شود. پس از طراحی حرارتی اطلاعات هواشناسی مربوط به شهر ارزویه کرمان(28° 27′ 35.5″ N, 56° 21′ 56.88″ E) وارد نرم افزار مهندسی مدلیکا(یک نرم افزار منبع باز مهندسی قدرتمند) شده و باتوجه به کد نوشته شده به استخراج میزان انرژی حرارتی و الکتریکی در ماه¬های مختلف سال بهمراه راندمان آن می¬پردازد. در انتهای کار راه حل هایی جهت افزایش راندمان در شرایط مختلف بیان و راندمان خروجی در این حالت ها محاسبه و ارائه می¬گردد.

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