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PV test rig

Make/model LUCAS NULLE
Details This consists of a grid-connected inverter, charge controller and battery for energy storage, plus off-grid inverter. This unit can be used to obtain electrical characteristics of PV module and system-level experiments for standalone or grid-connected systems. In this setup PV energy generation can be demonstrated at various tilt angles, variable "sun" positions, graduated light/photon intensities and temperatures.
Facility Solar and Environmental Test Lab
School Engineering

Get in touch

Dr Tracy Sweet

Email
sweett@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 0673

Location

Queen's Buildings
5 The Parade
Newport Road
CF24 3AA